Organisation: Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation

South African enforcer calls for simultaneous cross-border merger filings

Forcing companies to file cross-border transactions simultaneously will help enforcers to cooperate in merger reviews, a top official at South Africa’s competition watchdog has said.

18 October 2023

BRICS enforcers signal joint enforcement action in digital markets

Enforcers in Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa plan to coordinate antitrust investigations in the digital economy, a commissioner at Brazil’s competition authority has said.

13 October 2023

Broader approach to sustainability is needed, South African enforcer says

Competition policy should address the broader socio-economic objectives of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, rather than focus narrowly on climate change, a top official at South Africa’s antitrust authority has said.

12 October 2023

Google sanctioned for failure to pay Russian antitrust fine

A Russian court has fined Google €42.2 million after it failed to pay an abuse of dominance penalty.

29 June 2023

Apple faces new antitrust sanctions in Russia

Russia’s competition watchdog has ordered Apple to pay a €14.6 million fine for including unlawful anti-steering provisions in its contracts with app developers, a month after a court in Moscow allowed the company to challenge the agency’s original infringement decision.

18 January 2023

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