Priority of the Competition Council of Latvia in 2020 – public administrative bodies
The main priorities of the Competition Council (the CC) in 2020 will be related to investigation of cases of most severe infringements, incl. investigation of already commenced significant cases, as well as surveillance of public administrative bodies – state, local governments and their capital companies – on the market.
New framework of the competition law in Latvia against competition distortions created by public administrative bodies comes into force
On 1 January 2020, amendments to the Competition Law of the Republic of Latvia entered into force prohibiting public administrative bodies – the state, local governments and capital companies owned by them – to violate the principle of equal competition by unduly restricting or even deny...
Authority holds a discussion conference dedicated to the World Competition Day on equal competition opportunities
On 5 December, the World Competition Day, the Competition Council of Latvia (the CC) organises a discussion event “Point of Contact: Competition”, which is dedicated to the competition opportunities of public administrative bodies – state, municipalities and capital companies owned by them – and private entrepreneurs, meeting in the business environment. On 1 January 2020, the amendments to the Competition Law come into...