Press releases - Competition
2019-02-22 / The retail chains of REWE Group abused the significant market power, the settlement procedure set their fine to CZK 164 million The Office for the Protection of Competition imposed a fine for abuse of significant market power in the amount of CZK 164 372 000 on the retail chains BILLA, spol. s.r.o. and Penny Market, s.r.o. (hereinafter referred to as „BILLA“ and „Penny“) and to their subsidiary Rewe Buying Group s.r.o. (hereinafter...
2018-12-05 / The Office joins World Competition Day The Office for the Protection of Competition supports today´s World Competition Day organized by CUTS International
2018-11-16 / Czech competition authority organised annual St. Martin´s Conference on recent trends in competition law The Office for the Protection of Competition organised on 14 and 15 November 2018 the twelfth St. Martin´s Conference, focusing on recent trends in the field of competition and significant market power
2018-11-01 / KMV is allowed to take control over part of PEPSI business, subject to commitments The Office for the Protection of Competition issued on 30 October 2018 a decision approving the concentration between soft drinks producers, subject to fulfilment of several structural commitments. The concentration consists of an acquisition of control over companies PEPSICO CZ, PEPSI-COLA SR and a part of...
2018-10-02 / The Office changes its e-mail domain to uohs.cz Starting October 2018, the Office for the Protection of Competition is changing its e-mail domain from so far used domain @compet.cz to the new domain @uohs.cz. Therefore, e-mail address of the e-registry of the Office will be firstname.lastname@example.org . Old e-mail addresses will be functional till the end...
2018-08-29 / St. Martin´s Conference 2018 This year, the Office for the Protection of Competition organizes the 12th annual St. Martin´s Conference which will take place at the premises of the Office on 14 and 15 November
2018-08-20 / Annual Report 2017 The Office for the Protection of Competition published its Annual Report 2017
2017-08-14 / St. Martin´s Conference 2017 Traditionally, the Office for the Protection of Competition organizes the 11th Annual St. Martin´s Conference which will take place at the premises of the Office on 15 and 16 November
2017-06-28 / Annual Report 2016 published The Office for the Protection of Competition published its Annual Report 2016
2016-09-30 / St. Martin´s Conference 2016 The Office for the Protection of Competition organizes again the traditional St. Martin´s Conference on the recent trends and developments of the competition law. This year conference is going to be held in the premises of the Office on 9 and 10 November 2016