IP/14/2826  19-12-2014 - Mergers: Commission approves IMS Health's acquisition of parts of Cegedim, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 December 2014 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of part of Cegedim S.A.'s customer relationship management and strategic data business (the target) by IMS Health.
IP/14/2820  19-12-2014 - Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of joint control over Czech national carrier České aerolinie by Travel Service and Český Aeroholding 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 December 2014 The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of joint control over České aerolinie ("CSA"), the Czech national air carrier, by Travel Service and Český Aeroholding ("CAH"), all of the Czech Republic.
IP/14/2783  18-12-2014 - State aid: Commission turns state aid modernisation into action and calls for better cooperation with Member States to boost growth 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 December 2014 The European Commission has for the first time approved state aid evaluation plans for two different aid schemes in the Czech Republic and the United Kingdom.
IP/14/2742  17-12-2014 - State aid: Commission extends information enquiry on tax rulings practice to all Member States 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 December 2014 The European Commission has enlarged the enquiry into the tax ruling practice under EU state aid rules to cover all Member States. The Commission will ask Member States to provide information about their tax ruling practice, in particular to confirm whether...
IP/14/2741  17-12-2014 - State aid: Commission approves Catalunya Banc's revised restructuring plan following its sale to BBVA 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 December 2014 The European Commission has concluded that the sale of the Spanish bank Catalunya Banc to BBVA and the proposed amendments to its original restructuring plan were in line with EU state aid rules.
IP/14/2700  16-12-2014 - State aid: Commission approves aid to Banka Celje based on the restructuring plan of Banka Celje and its merger with Abanka 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 December 2014 The European Commission has concluded that the restructuring plan of the Slovene Banka Celje d.d. and its merger with Abanka Vipa d.d. was in line with EU state aid rules.
IP/14/2683  15-12-2014 - Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Lafarge by Holcim, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2014 The European Commission has found the proposed acquisition of Lafarge of France by Holcim of Switzerland to be in line with the EU Merger Regulation. Both companies are active worldwide in the manufacture and supply of cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates and...
IP/14/2682  15-12-2014 - Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into coffee joint venture between DEMB and Mondelēz 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2014 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether a proposed joint venture between two of world's leading coffee manufacturers Douwe Egberts Master Blenders 1753 B.V. ("DEMB") of the Netherlands and Mondelēz International Inc.
IP/14/2681  15-12-2014 - Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of aviation fuel supplier Statoil Fuel & Retail Aviation by rival BP, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2014 The European Commission has concluded that the acquisition of aviation fuel supplier Statoil Fuel & Retail Aviation (SFRA) of Norway by its rival BP, a UK based integrated gas and oil company was in line with the EU merger regulation.
IP/14/2661  15-12-2014 - Antitrust: Commission announces the launch of market tests in investigations in the online hotel booking sector by the French, Swedish and Italian competition authorities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2014 The European Commission announces the launch of market tests in antitrust investigations by the French, Swedish and Italian competition authorities in the online hotel booking sector.