Middle East & Africa

South African court decides on merger probe powers

The Competition Commission of South Africa can apply the full breadth of its investigative powers to determine whether transactions constitute or give rise to notifiable mergers, the country’s constitutional court has ruled.

Google hit by Android fine in Turkey

Israel begins digital economy inquiry

Textbook cartel probe underway in South Africa

Punishing competition

When a country misbehaves in the eyes of others, it may find itself on the receiving end of sanctions. Charles McConnell explores how this punishment for political actions can affect economic concentration and competition

Top enforcers to appear at GCR Live Cape Town

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.

New leadership at Middle Eastern antitrust agencies

Egypt’s competition authority has appointed a new chair and nine board members, while Kuwait’s authority has named Mishal Al-Wazzan as its new executive director.

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