The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) issued the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) for Republic Act 10667 or the Philippine Competition Act of 2015, a game-changing legislation against anti-competitive agreements, abuse of dominant position, and anti-competitive mergers and acquisitions. The draft IRR was released on May 10, 2016 for public comments. PCC invites all stakeholders… continue reading ››

A draft of the implementing rules and regulations of the Philippine Competition Act, which is meant to promote fair market competition in various industries and penalize anti-competitive practices, will be published this week, MLex has learned. The Philippine Competition Commission will be inviting business groups and other stakeholders to attend consultations in Manila, Cebu and Davao from May 16 to May 24.

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) issued the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) for Republic Act 10667 or the Philippine Competition Act of 2015, a game-changing legislation against anti-competitive agreements, abuse of dominant position, and anti-competitive mergers and acquisitions. The draft IRR was released on May 10, 2016 for public comments. PCC invites all stakeholders… continue reading ››

Source: InterAksyon MANILA – Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan has been appointed chairman of the Philippine Competition Commission for a term of seven years, Malacañang Palace said Monday. Four commissioners were also appointed, two for a term of seven years and the other two, for five years. According to Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, appointed by… continue reading ››

THE COUNTRY’S newly created anti-trust authority, the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC), has tapped the expertise of Australia in combatting anti-competitive practices and promoting competitive market. Aiming to put in place an anti-trust regime in the Philippines that reflects international best practices, PCC Chair Arsenio Balisacan and commissioners of the new agency flew to Australia for… continue reading ››