06/12/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/12/2019 04:57
On 10 June 2019 the Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic, the Division of Concentrations, (hereafter 'the Office'), pursuant to the Article 32 Paragraph. 2 Letter b) of the Act on Protection of Competition (hereafter 'the Act'), stopped the administrative proceedings in the matter of the merger grounded in the acquisition of
The administrative proceedings in the matter of the merger concerned was initiated on 15 November 2018. The merger concerned became the subject to the Office´s a more detailed analysis according to the Article 11 Paragraph 2 of the Act, since it had identified competition concerns. On 30 May 2019 all the parties to the proceedings withdrew their application for the initiation of the proceedings in the full extend.
The decision came into force on 10 June 2019.