Commission Decision No. 29-M-021/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Natura Holdings, S.A. of Shares in Avon Products, Inc.

Commission Decision No. 29-M-021/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Natura Holdings, S.A. of Shares in Avon Products, Inc.   ABSTRACT: The Proposed Transaction involves the acquisition of Avon Products, Inc., a New York corporation (Avon), by Natura Cosméticos S.A. (Natura). A new holding company for the group, Natura Holding S.A (Natura &… continue reading ››

Call for Comments: Acquisition by First Stronghold Cement Industries Inc. of Shares in Holcim Philippines, Inc.

  Call for Comments: Acquisition by First Stronghold Cement Industries Inc. of Shares in Holcim Philippines, Inc.   The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) invites stakeholders such as cement manufacturers, importers, exporters, distributors, contractors, dealers, hardware owners, retailers, truckers, terminal and warehouse owners, consumers, and other interested individuals to submit their thoughts and comments on the acquisition… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 25-M-022/2019 In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Infineon Technologies AG of Shares in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

Commission Decision No.25-M-022/2019 In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Infineon Technologies AG of Shares in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction involves a proposed merger between IFX Merger Sub Inc. (“IFX”), an indirectly wholly-owned subsidiary of Infineon Technologies AG (“Infineon”), and Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (“Cypress”), with Cypress as the surviving entity (the “Proposed Transaction”). Under… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 24-M-019/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Metro Pacific Hospital Holdings, Inc. of Shares in Medical Doctors, Inc.

Commission Decision No. 24-M-019/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Metro Pacific Hospital Holdings, Inc. of Shares in Medical Doctors, Inc.   ABSTRACT: The transaction involves the proposed acquisition by Metro Pacific Hospital Holdings, Inc. (MPHHI) of shares in Medical Doctors, Inc. (MDI), which in turn owns and operates Makati Medical Center. Pursuant to… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 22-M-017/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Redemption by Property Company of Friends, Inc. of Shares from GT Capital Holdings, Inc.

Commission Decision No. 22-M-017/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Redemption by Property Company of Friends, Inc. of Shares from GT Capital Holdings, Inc.   ABSTRACT: The transaction involves the redemption of GT Capital Holdings, Inc. (GT Capital) of Series A Preferred Shares equivalent to 51% stake in Property Company of Friends, Inc. (Pro-Friends) in… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 21-M-015/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Saudi Arabian Oil Company of Shares in Saudi Basic Industries Corporation

Commission Decision No. 21-M-015/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Saudi Arabian Oil Company of Shares in Saudi Basic Industries Corporation   ABSTRACT: The transaction involves the proposed acquisition by Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) intends to acquire sole control of Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) by way of acquisition of 70% of SABIC’s… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 19-M-016/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Joint Venture Between the Bases Conversion and Development Authority and Meralco-Marubeni Consortium for the Smart Distribution Electricity Infrastructure in New Clark City

Commission Decision No. 19-M-016/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Joint Venture Between the Bases Conversion and Development Authority and Meralco-Marubeni Consortium for the Smart Distribution Electricity Infrastructure in New Clark City   ABSTRACT:  The proposed transaction involves the incorporation of a joint venture company arising from the partnership between Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA)… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 17-M-014/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by JACCS Co., Ltd. of Shares in Mitsubishi Auto Financial Services Corporation

Commission Decision No. 17-M-014/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by JACCS Co., Ltd. of Shares in Mitsubishi Auto Financial Services Corporation   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction is an acquisition by JACCS Co., Ltd. (JACCS) of shares of stock in MMPC Auto Financial Services Corporation (MAFS) currently owned by BDO Leasing and Finance, Inc. (BDOLF)… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 15-M-010/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Ayala Healthcare Holdings, Inc. of Shares in Negros Grace Pharmacy, Inc.

Commission Decision No. 15-M-010/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Ayala Healthcare Holdings, Inc. of Shares in Negros Grace Pharmacy, Inc.   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction is the acquisition by Ayala Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (AHHI) of 75% of the outstanding capital stock of Negros Grace Pharmacy, Inc. (Negros Grace) from Jasminum Corporation (JC),… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 14-M-008/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Johnsonville International LLC of Shares in Frabelle Corporation

Commission Decision No. 14-M-008/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Johnsonville International, LLC of Shares in Frabelle Corporation   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction is a purchase of shares by Johnsonville International, LLC of 51% of the issued and outstanding capital stock in Frabelle Corporation. Johnsonville International, LLC, the acquiring entity, is a US… continue reading ››