Region: Philippines

UPDATED: Grab/Uber fight ASEAN enforcers’ interim measures

Uber and Grab have rejected the Philippine Competition Commission’s interim measures for their deal, and suggested alternative measures to the Singapore competition authority.

09 April 2018

Grab/Uber fight ASEAN enforcers’ interim measures

Uber and Grab have rejected the Philippine Competition Commission’s interim measures for their deal, and suggested alternative measures to the Singapore competition authority.

06 April 2018

Grab/Uber deal rouses ASEAN enforcers’ concerns

Competition authorities in Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore have expressed concerns about Grab’s acquisition of Uber’s southeast Asia operations, with Singapore imposing interim measures on the deal.

03 April 2018

Philippines strongly boosts notification threshold

The Philippine Competition Commission is doubling the notification threshold for the size of deals, and quintupling it for the size of the companies involved.

07 March 2018

Philippines enforcer divided on gun-jumping decision

In its first gun-jumping case, the Philippine Competition Commission has voided a deal because the companies failed to notify it to the authority – in a decision that split the enforcer's commissioners three to one.

20 February 2018

US will suffer in any trade war, ASEAN enforcers warn

While the US and some European countries seem to be shunning free trade agreements, senior competition officials from multiple Asian countries say they will continue to push for global trade regardless of their western counterparts.

02 March 2017

Philippines court confirms competition authority injunction

31 August 2016

Philippines enforcer faces restraining order

12 July 2016

An interview with Arsenio Balisacan

12 July 2016

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