BRUSSELS, June 19- Nine drugmakers, including Denmark's Lundbeck, were fined a total of 146 million euros by EU antitrust regulators on Wednesday for blocking the supply of a cheaper anti-depressant medicine to the market.» Read More
MEMPHIS, Tenn.-- Georgia-Pacific LLC has received a request from the Federal Trade Commission and the antitrust division of the Justice Department for more information and documents related to its acquisition of Buckeye Technologies Inc.. Georgia-Pacific is a privately held Atlanta- based paper, packaging and building products company.
BRUSSELS, June 10- EU antitrust regulators are expected to give unconditional approval to Delta Air Lines to buy a 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic, allowing it to compete better with U.S. rivals, three people with knowledge of the matter said on Monday. Delta and Virgin Atlantic announced the deal in December last year.
BRUSSELS, May 29- U.S. telecoms services firm Syniverse Technologies won conditional approval from EU antitrust regulators for its 550 million-euro takeover of Mach after agreeing to divest a big chunk of its rival's operations. Syniverse, owned by private equity firm the Carlyle Group, unveiled the offer for Luxembourg- based Mach in July last year.
BRUSSELS, May 28- EU regulators will likely demand more concessions from Google to end a three-year investigation into complaints that it squeezed out rivals including Microsoft in Internet searching, the EU antitrust chief said on Tuesday.
BRUSSELS, May 28- EU regulators are likely to demand fresh concessions from Google once they have received feedback from rivals on the Internet search giant's proposals to settle anti-competitive complaints, the EU's antitrust chief said on Tuesday.
BRUSSELS, May 27- EU antitrust regulators are seeking information whether Apple's iPhone distribution deals with mobile telecoms operators may be aimed at shutting out rival smartphones makers, in a move which could lead to a formal investigation into Apple.
WASHINGTON, May 23- U.S. regulators are in the early stages of an antitrust probe into whether Google Inc, the top player in web display advertising, breaks antitrust law in how it handles some ad sales, a source told Reuters on Thursday.
BRUSSELS, May 23- Lufthansa, United Airlines, Continental and Air Canada won approval from EU antitrust regulators on Thursday for their transatlantic tie-up after agreeing to give up airport slots in Frankfurt and New York.
BRUSSELS, May 17- EU antitrust regulators have given some of Google's rivals more time to study its proposals to settle anti-competitive complaints, which could provide more leverage to pry further concessions from the Internet search giant.
BRUSSELS, May 14- Visa Europe, the European licensee of Visa Inc., has offered to cap its inter-bank credit card fees at the same level as rival MasterCard to end a European Union antitrust investigation and stave off a possible fine.
MILAN/ ROME, May 10- Italy's Antitrust Authority on Friday fined Telecom Italia 103.8 million euros for abusing its dominant market position as owner and manager of the country's fixed-line telephone network.
The European Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice are also conducting antitrust investigations into the banks and Markit relating to anticompetitive behavior in CDS.
BEIJING, May 3- China's new-found clout in regulating global mergers is causing headaches for companies seeking high-stakes deals that need Beijing's approval.
*Google has proposed concessions to end EU antitrust probe. BRUSSELS, April 25- Google's rivals will have the chance to comment on concessions proposed by the U.S. internet company to end an EU antitrust investigation, in a move that could force the company to improve its offer or even scupper a deal.
BRUSSELS, April 25- Google's rivals have a month to examine the concessions proposed by the Internet search engine to end an antitrust investigation, EU regulators said on Thursday, in a move that could force the company to improve its offer.
BRUSSELS, April 25- EU antitrust regulators asked rivals of Google on Thursday to give feedback on the Internet search firm's concessions aimed at ending an investigation into its core business practices.
Hector Ruiz, "Slingshot" author, discusses Advanced Micro Devices' antitrust fight with Intel.
BRUSSELS, April 24- EU antitrust regulators will examine IntercontinentalExchange Inc's $8.2 billion takeover of NYSE Euronext in line with a request from the exchange operators themselves, a spokesman for the European Commission said on Wednesday.
*China antitrust regulator clears Marubeni/ Gavilon deal. NEW YORK, April 23- Chinese regulators gave a qualified green light to Japanese trading house Marubeni Corp's $5.6 billion purchase of U.S. grain merchant Gavilon on Tuesday, imposing stiff conditions that highlight Beijing's anxiety over food security.
Rob Sands, President & CEO of Constellation Brands talks with CNBC's David Faber, about the company's settlement with regulators, allowing it to move forward in its purchase of Grupo Modelo; a move that will transform the wine seller to a beer giant.