Region: El Salvador

América Móvil/Telefónica deal cleared with wide-ranging commitments

El Salvador’s competition enforcer has imposed fix-it-first and post-merger remedies on América Móvil’s purchase of Movistar from Telefónica, paving the way for a new market leader in the country’s telecoms market.

21 August 2020

El Salvador

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06 November 2019

Asset freeze enables El Salvador to collect cartel fine

El Salvador’s competition authority has collected a market-sharing fine from a flour manufacturer, because the country’s attorney general seized the company’s bank accounts until it paid the enforcer.

20 August 2018

El Salvador welcomes new authority head

Nelson Guzmán Mendoza has been appointed as El Salvador’s superintendent for competition, replacing Francisco Díaz Rodríguez who headed the country’s antitrust agency for seven years.

11 July 2018

El Salvador probes LPG companies

El Salvador’s competition authority has launched an investigation into four liquefied petroleum gas companies for possible price-fixing.

16 April 2018

El Salvador Competition chief renews call for reform at regional conference

04 September 2015

El Salvador fines AIG for “incorrect and inaccurate” information

03 April 2014

El Salvador investigates Telefonica, Digicel and others

21 January 2014

Oil company pays El Salvador gun-jumping fines

09 December 2013

El Salvador considers amending competition law

15 August 2013

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