Asia Pacific

The Asia-Pacific Tipline for 18 April 2019

Hello! And welcome to our first ever Asia-Pacific Tipline! If you’re familiar with the Tipline in our GCR USA briefing, then this will feel very similar. From now on, we will publish a weekly roundup of our recent Asia-Pacific-focused news stories, along with other news and notes from the competition world – authority decisions we didn’t have a chance to cover, deal updates, law firm moves and other nuggets of news and gossip. Know something we don’t? Drop us a line here!

Ericsson probed in China

New Zealand criminalises cartel conduct

Firms in Ireland and India add partners

Year in preview: the app economy in Korea

Tens of thousands of Korean taxi drivers have fiercely protested in Seoul to boycott the launch of an Uber-like transportation service. Following two drivers’ public suicides, the new era of such platforms is sparking intense debate over whether consumer welfare trumps all in one of Asia’s largest cities.

Firms in Ireland and India add partners

Mason Hayes & Curran in Ireland and AZB & Partners in India have strengthened their antitrust practices by promoting new partners.

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