Region: Portugal

Portugal court upholds Galp Energia abuse of dominance decision

The Lisbon Court of Appeal yesterday upheld a €4.1 million fine on oil and gas group Galp Energia for restricting where its distributors could sell bottled gas in Portugal, Azores and Madeira.

20 January 2017

Portugal raids driving schools

Portugal’s Competition Authority has raided the headquarters of at least two driving associations, following suspicions they conspired to fix prices.

19 January 2017

Portugal appoints new authority head

Antonio Ferreira Gomes, the former head of Portugal’s Competition Authority and current leader of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s competition division, has said his replacement Margarida Matos Rosa will make the enforcer even stronger.

14 December 2016

Portugal seals envelope cartel investigation

Portugal’s Competition Authority today fined paper envelope wholesaler and distributor Firmo Papéis e Papelarias €160,000, marking the agency’s final move in a five-year investigation.

06 December 2016

Portugal resumes banking probe

14 November 2016

Portuguese court upholds first merger block

10 November 2016

Portuguese court upholds pharmacy margin squeeze decision

21 October 2016

Portuguese court upholds pharmaceuticals price-fixing fine

08 June 2016

Advocacy and proactive measures key to detecting cartels, Sims and Gomes say

27 April 2016

PLMJ promotes in Lisbon

11 January 2016

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