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Competition Council investigates anticompetitive conduct on the cement market – Holcim Romania, CRH Romania and HeidelbergCement suspected

The analysis of the cement industry production and trade in Romania indicates an atypical situation in which the cement producers maintain their market shares approximately equal and stable over time, with the increasing risk of some forms of coordination of ...

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Competition Council President warns the prices of energy and gas will increase

The prices of electricity and gas in Romania will have an upward trend, given the context of alignment with the European countries, yet the Government should say which consumers it can further subsidize, President of the Competition Council, Bogdan Chiritoiu, ...

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Competition body probes into alleged juggles with the price of energy sold by Hidroelectrica

Competition Council is investigating Hidroelectrica, under the suspicion of abuse of dominant position. There are suspicions that the state owned company would have avoided the market where the energy price is lower, to deliver energy on the market that boasts ...

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Competition Council starts probing into the market of non-prescription medicines and food supplements

The Competition Council has launched an investigation into the production and sale of non-prescription medicines and of food supplements. The inspectors will probe into the structural conditions of the markets, the existing contracts in this sector, while also conducting a ...

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Competition Council OKs ‘Gazeta sporturilor’ takeover by Ringier

The Competition Council has authorised the transaction by which Ringier Sportal SRL has taken over the assets related to the business of ‘Gazeta sporturilor’. The acquired assets concern activities such as printing and selling of the ‘Gazeta sporturilor’ newspaper, the ...

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‘Black Friday’ – a hoax. ANPC – fines worth RON 122,000, Competition Council says 80pc of offers were illegal

The National Authority for Consumer Protection (ANPC) handed fines worth RON 122,000 for the sales discounts during Black Friday in November 2017, although the overall sales reached RON 200 million (about RON 900 million) and the Competition Council revealed that ...

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Competitition Council Oks Agricost takeover by Al Dahra

The Competition Council has Okayed the takeover of Agricost, Braila, Romania’s largest agricultural producer, by the Abu Dhabi-based Al Dahra group, owned by Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The estimation of the takeover has been estimated by ZF in  ...

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Competition Council authorises Halewood group takeover by Alexandrion

The Competition Council has approved the transaction by which The Alexandrion Holdings Limited has taken over Halewood group, CC has analysed the operation and has found out that it does not lead to significant obstructions to the competition on the ...

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