The country’s antitrust body sent a battery of lawyers and economists to Bali, Indonesia to speed up its capacity-building in fighting cartels and businesses engaged in anti-competitive conduct in the Philippines. Ten delegates from the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) underwent intensive training last week on cartel detection and investigation through case studies, analyses, and scenario-based activities…. continue reading ››

THE JOINT Foreign Chambers (JFC) of the Philippines yesterday held a dialogue with the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) to clarify issues surrounding the country’s competition law, eight months after the Commission was created and already rolling down with reviews and cases. The foreign business group was represented by Guenter Taus, European Chamber of Commerce of… continue reading ››

Pasig City—Philippine antitrust chief Arsenio M. Balisacan met with Mr. Toh Han Li, Chief Executive and Commissioner of Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS), to strengthen ties with other competition institutions in the ASEAN, 6 October 2016. “The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) aspires to be a world-class authority in promoting fair market competition to help achieve… continue reading ››