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PRESS RELEASE: The Commission for the Protection of Competition imposed on MTN Cyprus Limited (EPIC LTD) an administrative fine of €237.181,76 for the infringement of Section 6(1)(b) of the Protection of Competition Laws of 2008 and 2014, following an investigation of the complaint submitted by Golden Telemedia Limited against MTN Cyprus Limited (now called EPIC LTD)

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of the share capital of Worldwide Vision Limited by The Blackstone Group Inc., via Buzz Holdings L.P. and Buzz Merger Sub Ltd.

Notification of a concentration regarding the acquisition of the share capital of Pioneer Food Group Ltd by PepsiCo Inc.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of part of the share capital of ΗΟΒ House of Beauty Ltd by NMM Investments Ltd.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition by Β.G. Holding S.p.A. of Novio Packaging Group BV share capital

Notification of a concentration regarding the acquisition of assets and rights of K&K Total Ltd, Circleoffices Ltd και Golray Enterprises Ltd by Coral Energy Products Cyprus Ltd

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of the share capital of Arivia S.A. by Upfield Group B.V., via Upfield Europe B.V..

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of part of the share capital of Athiari Commercial (Paphos) Ltd, via ILERA Properties Ltd by Saywear Ltd

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of Cengage Learning Holding II, Inc. share capital by McGraw-Hill Education, Inc

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of Cengage Learning Holding II, Inc. share capital by McGraw-Hill Education, Inc

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of part of the share capital of Safety Lux S.ΰ.r.l. by EQT Credit II and EQT Credit Opportunities III

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition by L’oreal of specific commercial activities in relation to Thierry Mugler and Azzaro brands.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of Sky Plastic Group AG share capital by GreenCycle Alpha GmbH

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of SIA S.p.A share capital by FSIA Investimenti S.r.l.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of the share capital of DRAPA Holdings Germany GmbH by KKR & Co. Inc, via UNA 388 Equity Management GmbH

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of the share capital of Ontic Engineering and Manufacturing Inc., Ontic Engineering & Manufacturing UK Limited and Ontic Engineering and Manufacturing Asia-Pacific Pte Limited by CVC Capital Partners SICA V-FIS S.A.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of share capital of Vungle Inc. by The Blackstone Group Inc., via Redbird Parent Holdings, Inc. and Redbird Merger Sub, Inc.

Notification of a concentration regarding the acquisition of part of the share capital of V. M. Cavaway Limited by The Alexandrion Holdings Ltd

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition by Recordati S.p.A., of assets which belong to Novartis group of companies, via A.G. Recordati

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of Synthon International Holding B.V.’s share capital by BC Partners LLP, via Stamina BidCo B.V.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of part of the share capital of Goodminton AG by Mars Incorporated

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of SAKZA Group a.s. by KKCG AG

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of Tatcha LLC by Conopco, Inc. (Unilever)

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition by Hellenic Petroleum Cyprus Holding (HPCH) Ltd of assets of Jabril Trading Co. Limited

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of the share capital of Corel Corporation from KKR & Co. Inc., via Bidco Cascade Corp.

PRESS RELEASE: The Commission for the Protection of Competition with its decision imposed on the following undertakings: 1. Mattheos Ioannou Ready Mix Concrete Ltd, 2. C.Kythreotis Skyrodema Ltd, 3. Skyramix Ltd, 4. Athinodorou & Poullas Super Beton Ltd, 5.Top Mix Concrete Ltd, 6. I & S Kritonis Limited, 7. Betoman Limited, 8.Alfa Concrete Public Company Ltd through its financial successor Alfa Beton Ltd and 9. Psaroudis Beton Limited, a total administrative fine amounting to €1.155.593 for the infringement of Sections 3 (1) (a) and (c) of the Protection of Competition Laws of 2008 and 2014.

Notification of concentration regarding the creation of the joint venture Bidigital nalozbe d.o.o., by Adventura holding d.d. and Publius S.a.r.l., for the purpose of acquiring Big Bang d.o.o.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of certain assets of the Procter & Gamble Company (Emerald Business) by Unilever N.V.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of the share capital of Münker Metallprofile GmbH by ArcelorMittal S.A, via ArcelorMittal Construction Deutschland GmbH.

Notification of a concentration concerning the acquisition of Pioneer Corporation’s share capital by Baring Private Equity Asia Group, via the Wolfcrest Ltd


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