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AB InBev gets CCI nod to acquire SABMiller
AB InBev gets CCI nod to acquire SABMiller

Last year, Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) said that it had completed an agreement to acquire SABMiller Plc, making it one of the largest deal in the breweries sector.

Sun Pharma gets CCI nod to sell two CNS divisions to Strides

Drug major Sun Pharma has received approval from competition watchdog CCI to sell the erstwhile Ranbaxy Laboratories' two divisions in the central nervous system (CNS) segment in India to Strides Shasun for Rs 165 crore.

CCI okays Fairfax's additional 9% stake buy in ICICI Lombard
CCI okays Fairfax's additional 9% stake buy in ICICI Lombard

The Competition Commission has cleared Prem Watsa run Fairfax Financial Holdings' proposed acquisition of additional nine percent stake in ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company for an estimated Rs 1,550 crore.Following the transaction, Fairfax will hold 35 percent in ICICI Lombard, while ICICI Bank will have about 64 percent stake. 

Compat quashes CCI's Rs 6,316 crore fine on cement companies

In a major ruling, the Competition Appellate Tribunal Friday set aside Rs 6,316.59 crore penalty imposed on 11 cement manufacturers by CCI for cartelisation and directed the fair trade regulator to pass a fresh order in three months.

CCI asks PVR to publish details of DT Cinema acquisition
CCI asks PVR to publish details of DT Cinema acquisition

In June, PVR announced plans to acquire real estate major DLF's cinema exhibition business, DT Cinemas, for Rs 500 crore.

Competition Commission introduces e-filing facility

Competition Commission of India (CCI), which keeps a tab on unfair business practices in the market place, has been working on e-filing system for sometime.

CCI dismisses complaints against Sony, HP

Fair trade regulator CCI has rejected allegations that Sony India and Hewlett Packard India Sales indulged in anti-competitive business practices.

CCI dismisses complaint against Symantec Corp

Fair trade regulator CCI has rejected allegations of anti-competitive business practices made against anti-virus software maker Symantec Corp.

CCI gets 21 merger filings in October, highest in four years
CCI gets 21 merger filings in October, highest in four years

The Competition Commission received 21 filings seeking approval for mergers in October, the highest number for any month in the past four years.

CCI dismisses complaints against RIL, Reliance Gas Infra
CCI dismisses complaints against RIL, Reliance Gas Infra

Noting that Reliance Industries does not have significant presence in the relevant market, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) said the company is not dominant there, according to an order dated November 17.

CCI clears Aviva's additional 23% stake buy in Indian joint venture

Aviva Life Insurance Company India Ltd is a joint venture between Aviva and Dabur Invest Corp (DIC).

Competition Commission to probe Max Super Speciality Hospital

Competition Commission has ordered an investigation against Max Super Speciality Hospital and Becton Dickinson India for alleged anti-competitive practices with respect to healthcare services.

CCI asks Coal India to examine spot e-auction scheme afresh

Fair trade regulator CCI has asked Coal India to examine afresh its spot e-auction scheme to obviate possible violation of competition norms even as the watchdog rejected a complaint of unfair business practices against the state-owned miner.

DLF gets CCI approval for Rs 1,990-cr deal with GIC
DLF gets CCI approval for Rs 1,990-cr deal with GIC

India's largest realty firm DLF Monday said it has got fair trade regulator CCI's approval for the joint venture with Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC, which is investing Rs 1,990 crore in two projects here.

CCI to directly recruit for 30 positions

Faced with manpower shortage, the Competition Commission is looking to fill up as many as 30 positions, including that of advisers and joint directors, through direct recruitment.

CCI clears Standard Life's additional stake buy in HDFC Life

The British firm would be increasing its stake to 35 percent from 26 percent as the Indian government has allowed up to 49 percent FDI in the domestic insurance sector.

Alibaba gets CCI nod for acquiring 4.14% stake in Snapdeal

A leading online marketplace, Snapdeal has been raising funds from various investors in recent times.

Final decision on Google case to take quite some time: CCI
Final decision on Google case to take quite some time: CCI

Fair trade regulator CCI on Wednesday said it would take "quite some time" before reaching a final decision on the case related to Internet major Google's alleged anti-competitive practices.

Playing in one format mentally tough, says Sania Mirza
Playing in one format mentally tough, says Sania Mirza

Indian top women's tennis star Sania Mirza on Sunday said that while confining herself to playing in doubles was good for her body physically it was, at the same time, a mentally draining affair.

CCI approves Aditya Birla Chemicals' merger with Grasim Inds

Fair trade regulator Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the merger of Aditya Birla Chemicals (India) Ltd with its group company Grasim Industries Ltd.