Commission Decision No. 10-M-004/2019: Proposed Joint Venture between Bases Conversion and Development Authority and the Consortium of Consortium of Primewater Infrastructure Corp., Tahal Consulting Engineers, Ltd., Prime Asset Ventures, Inc., and MGS Construction, Inc.   [MAO Case No. M-2019-004] ABSTRACT: Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) and the Consortium of Primewater Infrastructure Corp. (PrimeWater), Tahal… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 09-M-034/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by International Container Terminal Services, Inc. of Shares in the Manila North Harbour Port, Inc.   [MAO Case No. M-2018-034] ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction is the acquisition by International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) of 4,550,000 shares owned by Harbour Centre Port Terminal, Inc…. continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 07-M-047/2019: In the Matter of Bases Conversion and Development Authority and SM Prime Holding Inc.’s Alleged Violation of the Compulsory Notification Requirements Under Section 2.1 of the PCC Rules on Merger Procedure   [PCC Case No. M-2019-001]  

Commission Decision No. 08-M-006/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by League One, Inc. of Assets of Alphaland Southgate Tower One, Inc.   [MAO Case No. M-2019-006]   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction is the acquisition of the Alphaland Southgate Tower property for an agreed price of Php5 Billion. The seller is Alphaland Southgate Tower,… continue reading ››

PRESS STATEMENT 4 March 2019 For Immediate Release   Arsenio M. Balisacan, PhD Chairman Philippine Competition Commission “Fostering Competition in the Philippines: The Challenge of Restrictive Regulations” World Bank Report Launch Makati City Friends in the media, ladies and gentlemen, good morning. I congratulate the members of the World Bank team who spearheaded this comprehensive… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 05-M-003/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Joint Venture among Bases Conversion and Development Authority, National Housing Authority, and Primelux Holdings Development Inc.   [MAO Case No. M-2019-003] ABSTRACT:  The transaction involves the proposed joint venture (JV) among Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), National Housing Authority (NHA), and Primelux Holdings Development, Inc…. continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 06-M-039/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Aboitiz Power Corporation of Shares in Stock in AA Thermal Inc.   [MAO Case No. M-2018-039] ABSTRACT: The transaction involves the acquisition by Aboitiz Power Corporation (Aboitiz Power) from Arlington Mariveles Netherlands Holding B.V., an affiliate of AC Energy, Inc. (AC Energy), of… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 04-M-002/2019: Proposed Acquisition by Wipro Enterprises Singapore Pte. Limited of Shares in Splash Corporation   ABSTRACT:  Wipro Enterprises Private Limited, a corporate entity based in Bangalore, India, intends to acquire, Splash Corporation, a Philippine corporation, from Ang Hortaleza Corporation. After the acquisition, Wipro Enterprises Private Limited, through a wholly owned subsidiary, will… continue reading ››

CALL FOR PROPOSALS   1. The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) launches its PCC Long-term Research Program (PLRP) to advance research in the field of competition policy and law (CPL) in the Philippines. The program aims to encourage scholarly research to support merger and acquisition reviews, competition enforcement and advocacy initiatives of the PCC; fund research projects on… continue reading ››