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11/09/2019

The Competition Council adopts a decision imposing interim measures regarding waste management in Riga

On  September 9th the Competition Council of Latvia (the CC) adopted a decision imposing interim measures on Riga Municipality and the limited liability company owned by it – SIA Getliņi EKO,–  ordering, inter alia, to immediately suspend the concession agreement in so far as it affects the collection and transportation of separately collected and u...

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04/09/2019

The Competition Council and the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau perform joint procedural actions

On 3 September, the Competition Council of Latvia (the CC) in cooperation with the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau of Latvia carried out procedural activities. The CC carried out an unannounced inspection at ten largest construction industry companies on the basis of suspicions regarding possible infringement...

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06/08/2019

​The CC: the low consumer mobility does not facilitate competition among banks in attracting new customers

The Competition Council of Latvia (the CC) has concluded during the bank customers mobility market study, that majority of Latvian consumers consider switching of banks an expensive, complicated and time-consuming procedure. Therefore, consumers are not looking for more attractive offers in terms of price and quality. Whereas the low consumer mobility does not facilitate competition among banks in attracting new custome...

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