PRESS RELEASE 2019-003 21 February 2019   PCC adjusts thresholds for compulsory M&A notifications   The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has adjusted the thresholds for compulsory notifications of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) to take effect beginning March 1, 2019. In a Commission Resolution issued today, PCC raised the thresholds from PHP 5 Billion to PHP… continue reading ››

PRESS RELEASE 2019-002 14 February 2019   PCC blocks merger-to-monopoly deal between URC, Don Pedro-RHI sugar millers   The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has blocked the merger between the two sugar millers in Southern Luzon—Universal Robina Corporation (URC), and Central Azucarera Don Pedro Inc. (CADPI) and Roxas Holdings Inc. (RHI).   In a Commission Decision prohibiting the… continue reading ››