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 ››

  The Philippine Competition Commission supports the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDP) in the national observation of 15th Cerebral Palsy Awareness and Protection (CPAP) Week with the theme “A Better World  for Persons with Cerebral Palsy, Love+Understand+Support=Make a Difference.” The CPAP Week is observed from September 22-26  by virtue of Proclamation No. 588 signed… continue reading ››

PRESS STATEMENT 16 April 2018 For Immediate Release   The motu proprio review of the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) shall take its course in pursuit of its mandate. As the antitrust authority, our lens is always focused on the market—in this case, we are reviewing the potential effects on competition in the merger between Grab… continue reading ››

  PRESS STATEMENT 2 April 2018 For Immediate Release   The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) is the antitrust authority of the country with the mandate to protect competition in the market and prohibit anticompetitive conduct, including mergers and acquisitions of businesses and companies that may substantially prevent, restrict, or lessen competition. The Grab-Uber acquisition is… continue reading ››