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Europe 2020: a new economic strategy

DG Competition Up coming events

State Aid reform / State Aid control - Tackling the Economic Crisis

Audiovisual and Media Policies – Regulatory Framework / Media Task Force - Media Pluralism@

The Future Role of Public Service Broadcasting

 

June

 

*2010-06-30@FTC                             @               

FTC Requires Conditions for Pilot Corporation's Takeover of Flying J Inc.'s Travel Center Business

The Federal Trade Commission is requiring Pilot Corporation, owner of the largest travel center network in the United States, to sell 26 locations as part of a settlement that will replace the competition lost because of Pilotfs proposed $1.8 billion acquisition of Flying J Inc.fs travel center network

*2010-06-30@EC                             @               

Antitrust: Commission fines prestressing steel producers € 518 million for two-decades long price-fixing and market-sharing cartel

FAQs

*2010-06-30@EC                             @               

State aid: Commission approves restructuring of Austrian bank BAWAG

*2010-06-30@EC                             @               

State aid: Commission clears extension of bank support measures in The Netherlands, Slovenia, Greece and Poland

*2010-06-30@EC                             @               

Services Directive: Commission consults interested stakeholders in the context of the Directive's implementation process

*2010-06-30@EC                              @               

Digital Agenda: Commission launches consultation on net neutrality

*2010-06-30@BIS                             @               

Mark Prisk comments on NAO report on Impact Assessments

*2010-06-30@BBC Trust                             @               

Reshaping today's BBC for tomorrow

Speech by Sir Michael Lyons, Chairman of the BBC Trust, to the Voice of the Listener and Viewer seminar

fThe overriding argument is about choice and quality.f

*2010-06-30@JFTC                             @               

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*2010-06-30@‘–±È                             @               

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*2010-06-29@ECJ signs_s13.gif                            @               

Judgment of the Court in Case Case C-441/07 P Commission v Alrosa

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European Commission:

Antitrust: Commission welcomes Court judgment in Alrosa / De Beers diamond case

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*2010-06-29@EC                            @               

State aid: Commission approves Spanish restructuring aid for Caja Castilla-La Mancha

*2010-06-29@EC                            @               

State aid: Commission authorises extension of bank support schemes in Ireland, Spain, Denmark and Hungary

*2010-06-29@EC                            @               

Telecoms: roaming prices down but competition still not strong enough, says Commission report

*2010-06-29@OFT                            @               

OFT sets out revised approach to director disqualifications

*2010-06-29@OFT                            @               

OFT accepts distribution business sale in heating oils merger

*2010-06-29@‘–±È                            @               

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*2010-06-28@Ofcom                           @               

Proposals for product placement on TV and paid-for references to brands and products on radio

Product placement‰ð‹Ö‚É”º‚¤Broadcasting Code‚̉ü³

*2010-06-28@‘–±È                           @               

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*2010-06-25@DOJ                           @               

Prepared Remarks: Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Assistant Attorney General Christine Varney at the Wisconsin Dairy Workshop

*2010-06-25@FCC                           @               

FCC Releases New Local Telephone Competition Data

News Release / Report

*2010-06-25@EC                           @               

State aid: Commission extends Austrian and Latvian bank support schemes

*2010-06-25@EC                         @               

EU adopts new measures to simplify management of funds to help regions tackle the crisis

*2010-06-25@BBC Trust signs_s13.gif                          @               

Trust approves Project Canvas

The BBC Trust has today approved the BBC's involvement in Project Canvas, subject to a number of conditions

*2010-06-25@FCC                        @               

Media Bureau Requests Revised Response to Information Request from NBC Universal, Inc. and Comcast Corporation

Letter to NBC Universal, Inc.

Letter to Comcast Corporation

*2010-06-24@EC                         @               

Audiovisual Media Services Directive: Commission requests 12 Member States to implement in full

*2010-06-24@EC                        @               

Energy: Commission requests 20 Member States to implement and apply Single Market rules without delay

*2010-06-24@BIS                        @               

Government asks Hooper to refresh his Royal Mail report

*2010-06-24@Ofcom                        @               

Ofcom opens debate on net neutrality

*2010-06-24@OFT                        @               

OFT recommends reform of corporate insolvency regime

*2010-06-24@JFTC                       @               

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*2010-06-24@JFTC signs_s13.gif                      @               

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*2010-06-23@EC                       @               

Antitrust: Commission fines 17 bathroom equipment manufacturers € 622 million in price fixing cartel

*2010-06-23@EC                       @               

Antitrust: Commission re-adopts fine on Bolloré for participation in carbonless paper cartel

*2010-06-23@EC                       @               

Commission extends bank guarantee scheme in Germany and recapitalisation scheme in Hungary

*2010-06-23@EC                       @               

State aid cases:

State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into aid granted to SEA Handling

State aid: Commission approves 390 million aid for increase of gas storage capacity in Poland

*2010-06-23@CC                       @               

CC publishes a timetable for the review of the Kemira-Terra Undertakings

*2010-06-23@JFTC signs_s13.gif                      @               

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*2010-06-22@FCC                      @               

FCC Approves Verizon Wireless – Alltel Divestitures

MO&O

*2010-06-22@EC                      @               

Antitrust: Commission sends Statement of Objections to suspected participants in window mountings cartel

*2010-06-22@EC                      @               

Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into Syngenta's acquisition of Monsanto's sunflower seed business

*2010-06-22@EC                       @               

Call for proposals: Training of national judges in EU Competition Law and judicial co-operation between national judges

*2010-06-22@EC                      @               

State aid: Commission prolongs temporary approval of aid to German WestLB and to Austrian Hypo Alpe Adria Group

*2010-06-21@DOJ                     @               

U.S. and Plaintiff States v. Ticketmaster and Live Nation: Plaintiff United States' Response to Public Comments

*2010-06-18@EC                    @               

Merger cases:

Mergers: Commission approves proposed acquisition of Constantia Packaging by One Equity Partners

Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of sole control of Mitgas by RWE

Mergers: Commission clears DFDS proposed acquisition of Norfolk , subject to conditions

Mergers: Commission clears "New Eurostar" joint venture, subject to conditions

Mergers: Commission approves proposed acquisition of Sara Lee Air Care by Procter & Gamble

Mergers: Commission approves joint control of Air China Cargo by Air China and Cathay Pacific

*2010-06-18@EC                     @               

Telecoms: Commission accepts virtual unbundling of networks in Austria as temporary measure; criticises local access market definition

*2010-06-18@CC                    @               

Bristol Water Price Appeal: Press release and Provisional Findings

*2010-06-18@CPRC signs_s13.gif                    @               

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*2010-06-17@EC                    @               

Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of RBS Sempra Commodities by JP Morgan

*2010-06-17@Ofcom                    @               

Regulatory fees for video on demand services for the period up to 31 March 2011

*2010-06-17@FCC signs_s13.gif                    @               

FCC to Seek Best Legal Framework for Broadband Internet Access

News Release / Presentation / NOI

*2010-06-16@EC                   @               

Mergers: Commission approves Italian retail gas joint venture between A2A and Gazprom

*2010-06-16@EC                   @               

Procedural rights: European Parliament fully backs Commission proposal for stronger rights in criminal proceedings

*2010-06-16@‘–±È                   @               

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*2010-06-15@FTC                   @               

FTC Testifies on the Impact of Two Recent Supreme Court Cases on Antitrust Enforcement in Regulated Industries

In testimony today before the House Judiciary Committeefs Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy, the Federal Trade Commission described the impact of two recent Supreme Court cases – Verizon v. Trinko and Credit Suisse v. Billing – on antitrust enforcement in regulated industries

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*2010-06-15@General Court                   @               

Judgment of the General Court in Case T-177/07 Mediaset v Commission

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*2010-06-14@EC                                                   @               

Competition and Regulation: Micro-economic support for macro-economic recovery

Joaquín Almunia Vice President of the European Commission responsible for competition policy

London School of Economics London, 14 June 2010

*2010-06-14@Ofcom                                                   @               

Statement on content management on the HD Freeview platform

*2010-06-11@JFTC                                                  @               

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*2010-06-10@DOJ                                                 @               

Press Release: Justice Department Requires Divestiture in Order for Amcor Ltd. to Proceed with Its Acquisition of Alcan's Medical Flexible Packaging Business – Divestiture of North Carolina Plant Will Preserve Competition for Vented Bags for Medical Use

*2010-06-10@FCC                                                 @               

Remarks of Commissioner Clyburn, 35th Annual Community Radio Conference, "Key Initiatives for the Future of Community Broadcasters"

*2010-06-10@EC                                                 @               

State Aid: Commission approves Latvian short-term export credit insurance scheme

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State aid: Commission consults stakeholders on the application of State aid rules to Services of general economic interest

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*2010-06-10@EC                                                  @               

State aid rules can help Europe exit crisis

Joaquín Almunia Vice President of the European Commission responsible for competition policy

European State Aid Law Institute Brussels, 10 June 2010

fI proudly believe that we are the only jurisdiction in the world that has explicitly tackled the moral-hazard issue.f; etwin approach – recognising the importance of public services to the EU as a whole, while acknowledging their diversity – is duly reflected in the Lisbon Treatyf; eArticle 14 calls for a continued role for competition policy in the shaping in SGIse; eMy next step will be therefore assessing how the package [Altmark package] works in practice for five years after its adoption.f

*2010-06-10@OFT                                                 @               

OFT seeks views ahead of equity underwriting market study

*2010-06-10@JFTC                                                 @               

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*2010-06-09@FTC                                                @               

FTC Testifies Before Senate Antitrust Subcommittee on Commission's Work to Promote Competition and Benefit Consumers in a Dynamic Economy

New Media WorkshopsASection 5 of the FTC Act‚ÉŒ¾‹y

*2010-06-09@DOJ                                                @               

Testimony: "Oversight of the Enforcement of the Antitrust Laws" – Statement of Assistant Attorney General Christine A. Varney before the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Committee on the Judiciary United States Senate

*2010-06-09@FCC                                                @               

Remarks of Commissioner Copps, "Openness and Innovation in the Digital World?", Stanford Law School.

*2010-06-09@EC                                                @               

State aid: Commission orders recovery of 112 million aid granted to Hungarian Oil and Gas Company MOL

*2010-06-09@EC                                                @               

State aid: Commission approves 16 million regional aid for Fiat Powertrain investment project in Verrone, Italy

*2010-06-09@EC                                                 @               

Digital Agenda: Commissioner Kroes welcomes mobile operators' work on child safety; calls for more effort to raise parents' awareness

*2010-06-09@Ofcom                                                @               

Audience attitudes towards offensive language on television and radio

*2010-06-09@‘–±È                                                @               

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*2010-06-09@JFTC                                                @               

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Report on Competition Policy 2009 SEC(2010)666

Commission staff working document

*2010-06-08@EC                                                @               

Digital Agenda: Commission welcomes Court of Justice ruling on the legal validity of EU Roaming rules

*2010-06-08@ECJ                  @               

Judgment of the Court in Case Case C58/08 Vodafone and Others

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Media keynote speech

BBC - fNothing that this government does will compromise either the independence of the BBC or the quality of its outputf; eccore to the success of British broadcasting overall has been not just a strong BBC, but also strong competition to the BBC.f / ePromoting a digitally-enabled BBC is one of the core purposes of the BBC, and this will bring services like the iPlayer within the reach of many more people.f / efundamentrally, they(IFNC) were about subsidising the existing regional news system in a way that would have blocked the emergence of new and vibrant local media models fit for the digital agef; eI am today announcing that the savings from the IFNC pilots will be used instead to support the market testing plans for the roll-out of superfast broadbandf; esignificantly relaxed to allow local newspapers to own local commercial radio stations and set up local TV stations as well as benefit from greater economies of scalef

Measures to boost local media

New plans to ensure a vibrant local media market in the future announced

Mr Hunt has appointed Nicholas Shott, Head of UK Investment Banking at Lazard, to conduct an independent commercial assessment of local TV over the summer. Following this assessment, DCMS will set out a local media action plan due to be published in the autumn

Superfast broadband plans for rural areas

New plans to bring superfast broadband to rural areas announced

Mr Hunt confirmed plans for three market testing projects to bring superfast broadband to rural areas; Further plans to support the digital economy will be published at an industry event in the summer

*2010-06-07@DCMS                                              @               

Have your say on our programme

The Government's Culture, Olympics, media and sport programme is online and commentable

*2010-06-04@FTC                                              @               

FTC Corrects Misinformation on Journalism Workshops and "Discussion Draft": Ideas are Compilation, not Recommendations from Agency

*2010-06-04@EC                                             @               

Antitrust: European Commission opens formal proceedings against Suez Environnement for alleged breach of a seal during an inspection

*2010-06-04@OFT                                             @               

Evaluation of OFT enforcement in construction sector highlights improvements in awareness and behaviour

*2010-06-03@FCC                                                    @               

Remarks of Commissioner Clyburn, Media Institute Luncheon "Broadband Authority and the Illusion of Regulatory Certainty"

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*2010-06-03@FCC                                                    @               

Commission Announces Public Forum to Discuss Proposed Comcast/NBCU/GE Joint Venture

News Release

*2010-06-03@EC                                                     @               

EU law: Commission acts to ensure that European legislation is fully and properly implemented

*2010-06-03@BBC Trust                                                    @               

Trust launches review of BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 7

*2010-06-02@EC                                                    @               

Antitrust: Commission opens an investigation into alleged restrictions of competition between Areva and Siemens

*2010-06-02@EC                                                    @               

State aid: Commission temporarily approves recapitalisation of EBS

*2010-06-02@EC                                                     @               

Telecoms: Commission accepts UK regulator proposal to mandate virtual unbundling of BT's fibre networks but requests full unbundling as soon as possible

*2010-06-02@EC                                                     @               

Commission proposes improved EU supervision of Credit Rating Agencies and launches debate on corporate governance in financial institutions

Improving EU supervision of Credit Rating Agencies - frequently asked questions

European Commission Green Paper on corporate governance in financial institutions and report on remunerations - frequently asked questions

*2010-06-02@EC  Newly added!                                                   @               

Study concerning Multi-territory licensing for the online distribution of audiovisual works in the European Union - SMART 2008/0002

Stakeholder workshop / slides of the presentation

*2010-06-02@JFTC                                                     @               

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*2010-06-02@‘–±È                                                    @               

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*2010-06-01@EC                                                      @               

Telecoms: Commission report on national telecoms regulation shows more competition but no Single Market

Telecoms: how the Article 7 consultation and notification mechanism works: frequently asked questions

 

May

 

*2010-05-31@EC                                                     @               

The role of public services in gEurope 2020h

Joaquín Almunia Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for competition policy

CEEP Congress Madrid, 31 May 2010

EU‘S‘Ì‚Æ‚µ‚Ä‚Ìpublic service‚̏d—v«”FŽ¯‚ƉÁ–¿Še‘‚É‚¨‚¯‚鑽—l«‚Ì—¼—§‚́AV14ð‚Ɂc‘¼•ûAMario Monti’ñˆÄi‚â‚Í‚èA14ð‚͍¡Œã‚̃e[ƒ}‚Ɂj

*2010-05-31@EC                                                     @               

Telecoms: Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC) established in Riga

*2010-05-31@EC Newly added!                                                    @               

Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into Unilever's proposed takeover of Sara Lee Household and Body Care Business

*2010-05-28@EC                                                    @               

Antitrust: Commission opens proceedings against Czech J&T Group for obstruction during inspection

*2010-05-28@EC signs_s13.gif                                                    @               

Market Test Notice (Art. 27(4)) of Council Regulation (EC) No 1/2003) - Case 39.398 — VISA MIF

Antitrust: Commission market tests Visa Europe's commitments to cut Multilateral Interchange Fees (MIFs) for debit cards transactions – frequently asked questions

*2010-05-28@EC                                                     @               

Digital Agenda: Kroes to present Digital Agenda for Europe at 31 May EU Telecoms Council

*2010-05-28@Ofcom signs_s13.gif                                                    @               

Draft code of practice to reduce online copyright infringement

Online Infringement of Copyright and the Digital Economy Act 2010

*2010-05-28@OFT                                                   @               

OFT examines legal implications of pricing research

The OFT has published a discussion paper on how new fair trading laws might apply to common pricing practices such as 'three for two' deals or 'was £60, now £30' offers

*2010-05-28@BBC Trust                                                    @               

BBC One goes high definition

*2010-05-28@‘–±È                                                    @               

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*2010-05-27@EC                                                   @               

Mergers: Commission approves proposed acquisition of sole control of Mobil Oil Austria by ENI

*2010-05-27@EC                                                    @               

Antitrust: Commission adopts revised competition rules for motor vehicle distribution and repair

FAQs

*2010-05-27@EC                                                   @               

State aid: latest Scoreboard shows reduced use of crisis support to banks

*2010-05-27@Ofcom                                                   @               

Decision by the Broadcasting Sanctions Committee - Teletext Limited

*2010-05-27@CC                                                   @               

Occasional Paper: gOn the Use of Counterfactuals in Merger Inquiriesh by Peter Davis and Adam Cooper

*2010-05-27@‘–±È                                                   @               

’nãƒfƒWƒ^ƒ‹ƒeƒŒƒr•ú‘—‚ÉŠÖ‚·‚éZ“§“x’²¸‚ÌŒ‹‰Ê

*2010-05-26@EC                                                   @               

State aid cases:

State aid: Commission concludes that Italian compensation for interruptibility services in the electricity sector in Sardinia and Sicily is not state aid

State aid: the Commission closes its investigation into an arrangement between the Belgian tax authorities and the Belgian company, UMICORE SA

State aid: Commission approves restructuring of SNCB's freight activities

State aid: Commission approves 10 million aid for Nuon's energy-saving CO2 capture project in The Netherlands

*2010-05-26@EC                                                   @               

Climate change: Commission invites to an informed debate on the impacts of the move to 30% EU greenhouse gas emissions cut if and when the conditions are met

*2010-05-26@EC  Newly added!                                                   @               

Commission sets out vision for bank resolution funds

*2010-05-26@OFT                                                    @               

OFT launches review of barriers to entry, expansion and exit in retail banking

The OFT has launched a review of barriers to entry, expansion and exit in retail banking, to identify any obstacles facing new entrants and smaller banks seeking to expand

*2010-05-26@‘–±È                                                  @               

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*2010-05-26@‘–±È @                                                  @               

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*2010-05-26@JFTC                                                   @               

‘å‹K–͏¬”„‹ÆŽÒ‚Æ”[“ü‹ÆŽÒ‚Æ‚ÌŽæˆø‚ÉŠÖ‚·‚éŽÀ‘Ô’²¸•ñ‘

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*2010-05-26@JFTC                                                   @               

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*2010-05-25@FCC signs_s13.gif                                                   @               

FCC Releases Notice of Inquiry on Its Media Ownership Rules

News Release / NOI

*2010-05-25@EC                                                  @               

State aid: Commission authorises temporary Finnish scheme to grant limited amounts of aid of up to €15,000 to farmers

*2010-05-25@EC                                                    @               

Telecoms: citizens and businesses pay the price for inconsistent application of EU rules

*2010-05-25@OFT/CC                                                  @               

OFT and Competition Commission jointly consult on good practice in merger surveys

CC/OFT jointly consult on merger surveys

*2010-05-25@OFT                                                   @               

OFT publishes views on online targeted advertising and pricing

*2010-05-25@BBC Trust signs_s13.gif                                                   @               

Trust finds iPlayer fulfils audience expectations

“–‰‘z’è‚©‚ç‚̃pƒtƒH[ƒ}ƒ“ƒXƒŒƒrƒ…[G ƒVƒ“ƒWƒP[ƒVƒ‡ƒ“ƒ|ƒŠƒV[‚̕ύX’ñˆÄiprotecting key destination brands etc.j

*2010-05-24@FTC                                                  @               

FTC Announces Third Workshop on the Future of Journalism June 15 at the National Press Club

The Federal Trade Commission will hold its third and final workshop on the future of journalism at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2010

*2010-05-24@DOJ                                                  @               

Speech: Antitrust and Healthcare - Remarks as Prepared for the American Bar Association/American Health Lawyers Association Antitrust in Healthcare Conference by Assistant Attorney General Christine A. Varney

*2010-05-21@FTC                                                 @               

FTC Closes its Investigation of Google AdMob Deal

After Thorough Review, Agency Finds Transaction Not Likely to Harm Competition

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*2010-05-21@DOJ                                                 @               

Press Release: Justice Department Requires Divestitures in AMC's Acquisition of Kerasotes Theatres - Divestiturer Will Preserve Movie Theater Competition in Chicago, Denver and Indianapolis Metropolitan Areas

*2010-05-21@EC                                                 @               

Mergers: Commission approves joint venture between TOTAL and ERG

*2010-05-20@EC Newly added!                                                 @               

Priorities for Competition Policy

ITALIANER Alexander, Director-General, Directorate-General Competition 

St. Gallen, Switzerland, St Gallen International Competition Law Forum 

*2010-05-20@EC                                                @               

State aid: Commission approves restructuring of Belgian insurance company Ethias

*2010-05-20@Cabinet Office signs_s13.gif                                                 @               

The Coalition: our programme for government

News story: The Coalition: our programme for government [external website]

(MEMO) •ªŒ “Ž¡, co-regulationŽuŒü, sunset clauses, Post Office Bank‘nÝ’ñˆÄAintroduce a Freedom Bill; British Bill of Rights‚ÉŒü‚¯‚Ä, Consumer Protection - finsights from behavioral economics and social psychologyf; BBC-NAO, promote partnership for local media, to fund broadband by licence fee; full auctioning of EU-ETS, relationship with EU - ‹c‰ï‚̍ŏI“Ž¡Œ ‚𖾋L, criminal justice harmonisation‚̓P[ƒXƒoƒCƒP[ƒX, referendum on electoral reform “™

*2010-05-20@CC                                                @               

Speech by CC Chairman to St Gallen International Competition Forum: eToo big to fail, but not too big to be unbundled?f

Investigating the Banks – The importance of competition

prudential/moral hazard–â‘è‚Æ‹£‘ˆ–â‘èistate aid/remedyj‚ƁG ‹à—Z‹ÆŠE‘S‘Ì‚Ì–â‘è‚ð‘劇‚è‚ŃXƒPƒbƒ`‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚é

*2010-05-19@EC signs_s13.gif                                               @               

Antitrust: Commission fines DRAM producers € 331 million for price cartel; reaches first settlement in a cartel case

FAQs

first settlement in a cartel case

*2010-05-19@EC                                                @               

Digital Agenda: Commission outlines action plan to boost Europe's prosperity and well-being

*2010-05-19@CC                                               @               

BAA Airports: Note on process in relation to the Heathrow consultation protocol

*2010-05-19@OFT world of TVs                                               @               

Project Canvas falls outside UK merger control jurisdiction - OFT

*2010-05-19@JFTC                                               @               

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*2010-05-18@EU                                              @               

New rules for hedge funds

*2010-05-18@EC signs_s13.gif                                             @               

State aid: DG Competition - Staff working paper on phasing out of bank guarantees

goŒûí—ªh‚ÌŠm—§‚ÉŒü‚¯‚āG ¡Œã‚̑Ήž

*2010-05-18@EC                                             @               

Emissions trading: EU ETS emissions fall more than 11% in 2009

*2010-05-18@EC@signs_s13.gif Newly added!                                           @               

Speech at the European Policy Forum Roundtable

Alexander Italianer, Director-General, DG Competition, European Commission

London, 18 May 2010

‹à—Z‹ÆŠEŠÖŒWi‰ß‹ŽAŒ»ÝAoŒûí—ªjAEurope 2020-social inclusionž‚݁A‚’¼E…•½ƒKƒCƒhƒ‰ƒCƒ“Acollective redress‚ÉŒü‚¯‚½“®‚«“™ADG COMP‘S”Ê“I‚È•ûŒü«

*2010-05-18@OFT                                              @               

OFT launches market study into outdoor advertising

*2010-05-18@BBC Trust                                               @               

Trust issues revised service licences

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*2010-05-17@EC                                             @               

Mergers: Commission approves proposed acquisition of NWR Energy by Dalkia Česká republika

*2010-05-17@Ofcom                                              @               

Adultsf Media Literacy in the Nations: Summary report / Childrenfs Media Literacy in the Nations: Summary report 

*2010-05-17@‘–±È                                             @               

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*2010-05-17@‘–±È                                             @               

uƒXƒ}[ƒgEƒNƒ‰ƒEƒhŒ¤‹†‰ï•ñ‘v‚ÌŒö•\

*2010-05-14@FTC                                            @               

FTC Order Preserves Competition Threatened by Agilentfs Acquisition of Varian

Companies Must Sell Three Complex Scientific Instrument Product Lines

*2010-05-14@OFT                                            @               

PPI Remittal: Provisional decision report and Press release, and Supplementary Notice of Possible Remedies for Retail PPI

*2010-05-14@OFT                                            @               

OFT announces stock-take of infrastructure ownership and control

*2010-05-14@JFTC                                           @               

ƒTƒ€ƒXƒ“EƒGƒXƒfƒB[ƒAƒCEƒJƒ“ƒpƒj[EƒŠƒ~ƒeƒbƒh‚ɑ΂·‚éR”»ŠJŽn‚ɂ‚¢‚āiƒeƒŒƒr—pƒuƒ‰ƒEƒ“ŠÇ‚̐»‘¢”Ì”„‹ÆŽÒ‚ç‚É‚æ‚鉿ŠiƒJƒ‹ƒeƒ‹Ž–Œj

*2010-05-14@JFTC                                           @               

•½¬22”N4ŒŽu’ʐME•ú‘—ŽY‹Æ“®‘Ô’²¸v‚ÌŒ‹‰Êi‘¬•ñj

*2010-05-12@EC                                           @               

State aid cases:

State aid: Commission approves tax exemptions for Finnish Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

State aid: Commission clears Swedish restructuring aid for Carnegie Investment Bank

State aid: Commission opens in-depth inquiry into 20 million capital injections into Elan of Slovenia

*2010-05-12@EC                                           @               

State Aid: Overview of national measures adopted as a response to the financial/economic crisis

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*2010-05-12@EC                                           @               

Antitrust: Commission confirms unannounced inspections in the sector of stretch film for agricultural use

*2010-05-12@EC                                           @               

Articles of the Competition Policy Newsletter 2010/1 now available

*2010-05-12@EC Newly added!                                           @               

"Competition and consumers: the future of EU competition policy"

Joaquín Almunia Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for competition policy

European Competition Day Madrid, 12 May 2010