The Mauritian competition authority hit a local meat distribution and marketing company with the country’s first-ever penalty for resale price maintenance.
South Africa’s competition watchdog yesterday added a further 10 charges against Japanese car shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha for allegedly rigging car shipping tenders across the world.
Israel’s Antitrust Authority plans to fine Coca Cola’s local distributor 62.7 million shekels (€15.9 million) – the country’s highest-ever antitrust fine – for engaging in a suite of allegedly abusive practices.
Recent reforms to Egypt’s competition regime included unusual amendments that would treat companies owned by family members as parts of the same single economic unit. Mohamed ElFar at Baker & McKenzie in Cairo examines the amendment and its potential effects on the rapidly developing Egyptian competition enforcement scene.
With just over a month to go before GCR lands in Cape Town for its second African competition conference, top antitrust authority officials from a range of African jurisdictions are poised to tackle key topics and questions facing the region.
The planned merger of CMS Cameron McKenna, Nabarro and Olswang will create a five-partner competition practice in the UK.
Claudio Donato Monge and Marco López Volio
Daniel Pino Arroba and Paulette Ocampo
Alejandra Palacios Prieto
Paloma Alcántara and Fernando Carreño
Davit Akman, Ian Macdonald and François Baril
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Satyen Dhana, Christine Graham and Jacqueline Vallat
CMS Cameron McKenna (London)