Region: Turkey

Turkey investigates LPG market

Turkey’s Competition Authority is investigating three fuel companies for allegedly restricting the supply of liquified petroleum gas used in vehicles, after Turkey’s high administrative court overturned an earlier decision by the agency that no full investigation was needed.

15 May 2017

Turkey probes Google on competition concerns

Turkey’s Competition Authority will launch an investigation into suspected breaches of competition law by Google in the market for operating systems on mobile devices

06 March 2017

Turkey fines Luxottica for abuse of dominance

Turkey’s competition enforcer has imposed a 1.6 million Turkish Lira (€436,130) penalty on leading consumer eyewear group, Luxottica, for abuse of dominance in the sunglasses market.

01 March 2017

Turkey fines spirits maker

Diageo’s Turkish subsidiary faces a 155.7 million turkish lira (€40.5 million) penalty imposed by the country’s competition authority for blocking competitors’ access to the local market of raki, a traditional Turkish spirit.

20 February 2017

Turkish enforcer probes ISP for abuse of dominance

Turkey’s Competition Authority has launched a formal investigation into internet service provider TTNET for suspected abuse of dominance in the supply of broadband internet and pay-TV packages.

15 February 2017 fined for MFN clauses in Turkey

Turkey’s competition authority has fined 2.54 million Turkish lira (€625,000) after finding the terms of the travel website’s price parity clauses with hotels restricted competition, echoing multiple decisions across Europe.

12 January 2017


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09 December 2016

Turkey fines regional tourism cartel

Turkey’s Competition Authority yesterday fined four tourism companies 8.33 million Turkish lira (€2.3 million) for collusion in the popular destination of Antalya.

23 November 2016

Turkey launches new probe into ready-mix concrete

19 May 2016

ELIG snaps up chief economist from Turkish enforcer

06 April 2016

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