The acquisition of Uber assets in Indonesia.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

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Merger | Acquisition | grab | uber
JAKARTA - As known, Uber has sold its assets and operations in Southeast Asia (especially Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam) to Grab at the end of March 2018. As part of the acquisition, Uber will owns a 27.5 percent stake in Grab and puts the CEO of Uber, as one of… [Read More]

The Parliament has finalized the candidate for KPPU Commissioners.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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Jakarta (23/4) – The Commission VI of Indonesian House of Representative (Parliament) has passed the proposed list of KPPU Commissioner for the period of 2018-2013 on their Internal Hearing last Monday. This may concluded the end of on-going period of 2012-2018, following two times extension by the President Joko Widodo which will be ended by… [Read More]

KPPU completed its assessment on the acquisition of Conocophilips Indonesia Inc Ltd.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

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KPPU on 13 March 2018 has completed its assessment on the share acquisition of Conocophilips Indonesia Inc. Ltd by Medco Natuna Pte Ltd, and issued a non-potential competition law infringement due to this acquisition. Medco Natuna Pte Ltd is a subsidiary of the Medco Energy business group which owns several business lines, including oil and… [Read More]

KPPU has completed Assessment of PT Axioo International Indonesia Acquisition by PT Erajaya Swasembada Tbk.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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Merger | Axioo | Erajaya
Jakarta (20/02) - The Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU) on February 20, 2018 has completed its assessment and issued an Opinion regarding the share acquisition of PT Axioo International Indonesia by PT Erajaya Swasembada Tbk. PT Axioo International Indonesia is a business entity engaged in manufacturing information technology (IT), while PT Erajaya Swasembada Tbk is… [Read More]

KPPU has completed its Merger Assessment of the Acquisition of Solvadis Holding S.a.r.l by Sojitz Corporation.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Jakarta - The Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU) on February 20, 2018 has completed its assessment and issued an Opinion on the share acquisition of Solvadis Holding S.a.r.l by Sojitz Corporation. The acquisition of Solvadis Holding S.a.r.l by Sojitz Corporation is an acquisition occurring overseas, thus categorized as foreign acquisition. However, since the parties have… [Read More]

KPPU has completed the assessment of the acquisition of ADM Cocoa Business by Olam International Limited.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

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Merger | cocoa | olam | eurooport
Jakarta, 13/02/2018 - KPPU concluded that the acquisition of ADM Cocoa Business (ADM) by Olam International Limited (Olam) does not lead to allegations of monopolistic practices or unfair competition. The Opinion is made by KPPU on February 13, 2018 based on the conducted Merger Assessment. The assessment was conducted on a share acquisition by Olam International… [Read More]

ASEAN Focusing on Selection and Prioritization of Sectors or Industries for Market Studies.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

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Brunei Darussalam, 17 January 2018, Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition (KPPU) working together with Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) and Competition Commission of Brunei Darussalam held two days workshop from 17-18 January 2018 in Badi’ah Hotel, Bandar Seri Begawan, this workshop took place under JAPAN-ASEAN Integration Fund Project on Technical Assistance for ASEAN Competition… [Read More]

AQUA found to be guilty of exclusive agreement and market control.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

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Jakarta (19/12) - Indonesia’s leading packaged drinking water producer (AMDK) brand AQUA, PT Tirta Investama (TIV) and PT Balina Agung Perkasa (BAP) as the distributor, proved to conduct unfair competition through exclusive agreement and market control. For the violation, TIV was fined Rp 13.84 billion while BAP was fined Rp 6.29 billion. This was stated… [Read More]

ASEAN Enhances the Effectiveness of Competition Authority in Enforcement and Advocacy.

Friday, December 8, 2017

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JAIF | ASEAN | Training
Tokyo (08/12) – A Training Course on Enhancing the Effectiveness of a Competition Authority in Enforcement and Advocacy was timely convened as many competition authorities across ASEAN, are in the process of establishing or reforming their institutions. The three-day Training Course covers various topics including strategic planning, ethics and accountability, knowledge management, public relation management,… [Read More]

JAIF Regional Workshop on Competition Analysis in e-Commerce.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

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JAIF | ASEAN | Training
Jakarta (16/11) - Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition (KPPU) held a two-day workshop on the theme of “Competition Analysis in e-Commerce” from 15-16 November 2017 in Sari Pan Pacific Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia. The workshop, which took place under the JAPAN-ASEAN Integration Fund Project on Technical Assistance for ASEAN Competition Authorities (JAIF), was held… [Read More]