15 September 2021 PRESS RELEASE    PCC resumes motu proprio review of M&As after 1-year moratorium  The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) is set to resume reviewing potentially problematic mergers and acquisitions (M&As) when the one-year moratorium under the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act (Bayanihan 2) expires on 15 September 2021. Section 4(eee) of Bayanihan… continue reading ››

PRESS RELEASE 8 September 2021 PCC launches guide on competition law for bar examinees    The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) launched today a dedicated mini-site holding an online library of reference materials for law graduates and bar examinees. Available at https://www.phcc.gov.ph/competition-law-bar-reference-materials/ (shortened url: https://bit.ly/pca-bar-notes), the webpage offers highlight notes on the Philippine Competition Act (PCA-Republic Act No. 10667)… continue reading ››

Public Advisory: Interim Guidelines during Periods of Community Quarantine   RELATED LINKS: Commission Resolution No. 006-2021: Adopting the Interim Guidelines During Periods of Community Quarantine Interim Guidelines During Periods of Community Quarantine Mergers and Acquisitions E-Notification System Interim Guidelines on the Resumption of Adjudication Proceedings during General Community Quarantine (GCQ) and Modified General Community Quarantine… continue reading ››

Public Advisory: Continued Implementation of the Interim Guidelines under Commission Resolution 21-2020 and Commission Resolution No. 18-2020 during the ECQ and extended ECQ Period covering March 28-April 4, 2021 and April 5-11, 2021   To learn more about Commission Resolution 21-2020, go here. To read more about  Commission Resolution No. 18-2020, navigate to this page here.    

PRESS RELEASE 2021-003 29 January 2021   OECD, PCC launch reviews to steer growth, competitive neutrality in logistics sector   The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) launched 2 reports today, culminating an in-depth competition assessment of the logistics sector in the Philippines. The OECD reports, “Competition Assessment… continue reading ››