PRESS RELEASE 2019-011 13 August 2019   PCC extends Grab’s commitment period as year-long monitoring lapses   The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) is extending the effectivity period of the voluntary commitments undertaken by Grab Philippines, Inc. last year for the antitrust watchdog’s conditional clearance of its acquisition of Uber, in order to give way to… continue reading ››

    PRESS RELEASE 2019-010 5 August 2019 PCC, ERC ink partnership for power sector investigations  The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) on Monday, completing the three-way partnership with the Department of Energy (DOE) in promoting competition and coordinating investigations in the energy sector…. continue reading ››

PRESS RELEASE 2019-009 1 August 2019   PCC streamlines merger rules for solicited PPP projects   The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has issued rules to streamline its merger review process for joint ventures formed for solicited public-private partnership (PPP) projects. In PCC Memorandum Circular No. 19-001 issued on July 2, the PCC detailed the procedure… continue reading ››