EXME09 / 14.08
News from the Communication Directorate General's midday briefing
Nouvelles du rendez-vous de midi de la Direction Générale Communication
14 / 08 / 09
- Commission clears joint venture between Mubadala and UTC
The European Commission has granted clearance under the EU Merger Regulation to the joint venture between Mubadala and United Technologies Corporation (UTC), which will create Military Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Company. Mubadala is active in direct principal investments. UTC is manufacturing helicopters, heating and air conditioning systems and similar. The new joint venture will be active in maintenance, repair and overhaul for military fixed and rotary wing aircrafts. The operation was examined under the simplified merger review procedure.
Euro area annual inflation was -0.7% in July 2009, down from -0.1% in June. A year earlier the rate was 4.0%. Monthly inflation was -0.7% in July 2009. EU annual inflation was 0.2% in July 2009, down from 0.6% in June. A year earlier the rate was 4.4%. Monthly inflation was -0.5% in July 2009. These figures come from Eurostat.
- Autre matériel diffusé
A disposition au secrétariat de Jonathan Todd (BERL 03/315):
Notification préalable d'une opération de concentration: