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Antitrust: Commission fines car safety equipment suppliers € 368 million in cartel settlement
Commission approves support for four floating demonstration offshore wind farms in France
Telefónica alledgedly breached commitments given to secure clearance of E-Plus acquisition
State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into British Capacity Market scheme
Mergers: Commission prohibits Siemens’ proposed acquisition of Alstom
Commission prohibits Wieland’s proposed acquisition of Aurubis and Schwermetall
Antitrust: Commission sends Statement of Objections in European government bonds cartel
State aid: 2018 Scoreboard shows that over 96% of aid measures could be implemented quickly
Commission report finds competition enforcement contributes to affordable medicines
Commission fines Mastercard for obstructing merchants’ access to card payment services
Commission approves BASF’s acquisition of Solvay's nylon business, subject to conditions
Commission opens in-depth investigation into tax treatment of Nike in the Netherlands
State aid approved for green electricity and for electro-intensive users in Lithuania
Commission approves €50 million voucher scheme for faster broadband services in Greece
Gibraltar gave €100 million of illegal tax advantages to multinationals
State aid: Commission approves Bavarian project for Gigabit broadband networks
State aid: €1.75 billion plan to support research in microelectronics approved
Antitrust: Guess fined €40 million for agreements to block cross-border sales
BEH Group fined €77 million for blocking access to Bulgarian key gas infrastructure
Romania needs to recover incompatible aid from petrochemical company Oltchim
Commission finds no aid in €1.1 billion extension of Athens International Airport concession
State aid: Commission clears Italian rescue aid to Condotte d’Acqua
Energizers' acquisition of specific Spectrum Brands businesses approved conditionally
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Houghton by Quaker, subject to conditions
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Gemalto by Thales, subject to conditions
Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of MKM by KME
Mergers: Opening of in-depth investigation into Vodafone Liberty Global deal in CZ, DE, HU, RO
350 m EUR in public funding per year approved to promote rail freight transport in Germany
Knauf's acquisition of Armstrong’s non-American ceilings business cleared conditionally
TenneT obliged to increase electricity trading capacity between Denmark and Germany
State aid: Romania referred to Court for not recovering €92 million of illegal aid
Commission seeks feedback on commitments by Visa and Mastercard on interchange fees
Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of VDM by Aperam
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Fibria by Suzano, subject to conditions
Investigation: Nidec's prop. acquisition of Whirlpool's refrigeration compressor business
Mergers: Commission clears T-Mobile NL's acquisition of Tele2 NL
State aid: €600 million approved for innovative solar power installations in France


By Margrethe Vestager, Commissioner for Competition
By Johannes Laitenberger, Director-General for Competition

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