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 ››

PRESS RELEASE 2021-002 25 January 2021 PCC raises fines for competition law violations The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has made inflation adjustment to its schedule of fines, effectively raising the administrative penalties for violations of the competition law. In its Memorandum Circular No. 21-001 published today, the PCC has increased the fines for anti-competitive agreements, abuses… continue reading ››

  PRESS RELEASE 2020-014 14 December 2020  PH, HK competition authorities sign MoU for technical cooperation  The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) and the Hong Kong Competition Commission (HKCC) signed today a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in a move to deepen bilateral ties on competition issues of mutual interest. In a virtual ceremony, PCC Chairman Arsenio Balisacan and HKCC Chairman Samuel Chan led the signing… continue reading ››

PRESS RELEASE 2020-013 05 October 2020   PCC issues rules on merger reviews under Bayanihan 2 The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has issued rules to implement Section 4 (eee)1 of the Bayanihan to Recover As One Act (Bayanihan 2) relating to the review of mergers and acquisitions (M&As). Published and effective today, the rules detail the exemptions… continue reading ››