Commission Decision No. 08-M-005/2020:  In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Synergy Grid & Development Phils., Inc of Shares in OneTaipan Holdings Inc., and Pacifica21 Holdings, Inc.   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction involves the acquisition by Synergy Grid & Development Phils., Inc. (“Synergy”) of 67% of the total issued and outstanding capital stock of… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 09-M-006/2020: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Lotte Chilsung Beverage Co. Ltd. of Shares in Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines Inc.   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction is the acquisition by Lotte Chilsung Beverage Co. Ltd. of up to 2,134,381,838 common shares of Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines, Inc. equivalent to 57.78% of the total… continue reading ››

Commission Resolution No. 008-2020: Interruption of the Reglementary Periods for the Filing of Pleadings, Motions and Submissions to the Commission and the Payment of Fines or Penalties in view of the Enhanced Community Quarantine to Manage the COVID-19 Situation      

Commission Decision No. 06-M-029/2020: In the Matter of PCC Mergers and Acquisitions Office vs City Savings Bank, Inc. and Bangko Kabayan, Inc. for Violation of the Compulsory Notification Requirements Under Section 2.1 of the PCC Rules on Merger Procedure   [PCC Case No. M-2020-001]     

Commission Decision No. 07-M-003/2020: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by AC Energy Philippines, Inc. of Shares in Negros Island Solar Power, Inc.   ABSTRACT:  The proposed transaction involves an acquisition by AC Energy Philippines, Inc. (ACEPH) of 100% of the shares of Macquarie Infrastructure Holdings (Philippines) Pte. Limited, Langoer Investments Holding B.V., and… continue reading ››

PRESS RELEASE 2020-005 17 February 2020    PCC: Merger review thresholds raised to P6B, P2.4B beginning March 1   The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has adjusted the thresholds for compulsory notification of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) to take effect beginning March 1, 2020. In a Commission Resolution issued on February 11, PCC raised the thresholds from… continue reading ››