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Commission approves over €22 mn of support to promote rail transport in the Netherlands
Antitrust: Commission opens investigation into possible collusion by two French retailers
Commission opens investigation into support for chemical company PCC's plant in Poland
Investigation into proposed acquisition of Chantiers de l'Atlantique by Fincantieri
Commission opens investigation into public support for Air Nostrum’s fleet renewal in Spain
State aid: Commission approves €380 million German rescue aid to Condor
Commission opens investigation into Hungarian support measures to Malév Ground Handling
Commission imposes interim measures on Broadcom in TV and modem chipset markets
State aid: Commission approves the British Capacity Market scheme
Commission opens investigation into proposed public support for Samsung plant in Hungary
Commission approves market conform asset protection scheme for banks in Greece
Opening Statement by Margrethe Vestager at the European Parliament Hearing 8/10/2019
Mergers: Commission clears Novelis’ acquisition of Aleris, subject to conditions
Coroos and Groupe CECAB get €31.6 mn fine for participating in canned vegetables cartel
Commission clears E.ON's acquisition of Innogy, subject to conditions
In-depth investigations opened into 39 Belgian individual “excess profit” tax rulings
Mergers: Commission opens investigation into PKN Orlen's proposed acquisition of Lotos
Commission sends Statement of Objections to O2 CZ, CETIN and T-Mobile CZ
State aid: France to recover €8.5 million of illegal aid to Ryanair at Montpellier airport
State aid: Commission approves public support for Croatian LNG terminal at Krk island
Commission approves €300 mn public support for ultrafast broadband network in Greece
State aid: Commission approves support for six offshore wind farms in France
Antitrust: Commission closes proceedings against Slovak rail company ZSSK
Commission fines chipmaker Qualcomm € 242 mn for engaging in predatory pricing
Approved: €171.7 m compensation to Poste Italiane for distribution at reduced tariffs
Commission clears Vodafone’s acquisition of Liberty Global's cable business
Competition Merger Brief - Issue 1 - July 2019
The Commission adopts 2018 Report on Competition Policy
Commission approves GlaxoSmithKline’s acquisition of Pfizer’s Consumer Health Business
Sanrio fined €6.2 million for restricting cross-border sales of Hello Kitty merchandising
Mergers: Commission approves the acquisition of Flybe by Connect Airways, subject to conditions
Mergers: Commission approves the acquisition of Flybe by Connect Airways, subject to conditions
Commission opens investigation into proposed public support for Peugeot plant in Spain
Commission opens investigation into proposed public support for Peugeot plant in Spain
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Red Hat by IBM
Canon fined 28 m EUR for implementing Toshiba Medical Systems acquisition before approval
Commission invites comments on simplified rules for State aid combined with EU support
Antitrust: Commission opens investigation into Broadcom and sends Statement of Objections
Commission conditionally approves acquisition of L3 Technologies by Harris Corporation
State aid: Commission approves €431 mn public support for cleaner transport in German cities
Commission approves support for production of electricity from renewable sources in Italy
Commission approves introduction of stringent emission limits in Italian capacity mechanism
Commission opens investigation into public financing of Fehmarn Belt fixed rail-road link
Commission opens investigation into Lithuanian electricity strategic reserve measure
Commission prohibits proposed merger between Tata Steel and ThyssenKrupp
Commission approves provisional Slovak aid measure for local electricity supply
Commission accepts commitments by Mastercard and Visa to cut inter-regional interchange fees
State aid: Commission approves €385 million Lithuanian support for renewable electricity
State aid: Commission approves €5 billion Polish support for cogenerated electricity
Mergers: Commission approves Nidec’s acquisition of Embraco, subject to conditions
€52 million fine on General Electric for giving incorrect information in LM Wind takeover
Commission sends Statement of Objections on emission cleaning technologyCommission sends Statement of Objections on emission cleaning technology
Report: Competition Policy for the digital era
Commission opens in-depth investigation into Slovakia’s tax on the food retail sector
Commission concludes part of UK tax scheme gave illegal tax advantages to certain companies
Notice to stakeholders – Withdrawal of the United Kingdom and EU competition law
Nike fined €12,5 million for restricting cross-border sales of merchandising products
Commission opens in-depth investigation into Novelis’ proposed acquisition of Aleris
Statement on passing away of former Competition Commissioner Frans Andriessen
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of J.L. Thompson by Marsh & McLennan Companies
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Asco by Spirit, subject to conditions
Antitrust: Commission fines Google €1.49 billion for abusive practices in online advertising
Commission launches online tool for cartel leniency, settlements and non-cartel cooperation
Mergers: Commission opens investigation into E.ON’s proposed acquisition of Innogy
Commission accepts commitments by various companies on cross-border pay-TV services
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
 

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