The EU’s committee of permanent representatives (Coreper) today endorsed an agreement between the Council, represented by the Bulgarian presidency, and the European Parliament on new measures to bring the enforcement of competition rules in line with the digital age and to tackle illegal competition practices in the EU.
Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, and Chairwoman Alejandra Palacios of Mexico’s competition authority COFECE have signed today in Brussels a cooperation arrangement between the two competition authorities.
Question for written answer to the Commission (Rule 130) by Siegfried Mureşan (EPP) regarding “ArcelorMittal’s acquisition of Ilva – situation as regards the Galați plant”.
The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of Ilva by ArcelorMittal. The decision is conditional on the divestiture of an extensive remedy package to preserve effective competition on European steel markets to the benefit of consumers and businesses.
Amendments to the report tabled for plenary are now available.