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Restriction on parallel imports gets red-lighted by CAK

Enforcement Update: Kenya Exemption Applications

The Competition Authority of Kenya (“CAK”) recently issued a press release on its two decisions to reject exemptions applications under sections 25 and 26 of the Kenyan Competition Act 12 of 2010. 709 more words

Kenya

Trump requested Saudi oil support before Iran nuclear decision

07 June 2018 |Rania El Gamal, Yara Bayoumy, Alex Lawler | Reuters

DUBAI/WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – A day before U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal, one of his senior officials phoned Saudi Arabia to ask the world’s largest oil exporter to help keep prices stable if the decision disrupted supply. 864 more words

News

Price fixing investigation into Guitar and Music tech companies

According to a report from Music Radar (https://www.musicradar.com/news/top-guitar-and-music-tech-firms-raided-in-price-fixing-probe) five major companies are currently being investigated by the UK Government’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). 173 more words

Rock

Prices Cannot Be Rigged; Ask India

It’s a basic concept– price is naturally set by supply and demand (and the scarcity of goods that lies there-in).  When governments try to artificially set prices, instead of allowing them to organically set themselves via supply and demand, trouble is not far behind: 78 more words

Finance & Economics

Microeconomic Weekly News Update May 19, 2018 - May 25, 2018

Bumble Bee CEO Indicted for Tuna Price-Fixing Scheme

McLean, Rob
CNN.com

Posted 5/16/2018

Keywords

collusion, price fixing, oligopoly, market structure, antitrust

Current News Topic

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Microeconomics

THE TEA POLICEMAN STRIKES AGAIN

THE DEAREST CUP OF TEA YET (AGAIN)

THE VICTORIA & ALBERT MUSEUM

Yes – I know that this is becoming repetitive, but all I ask for when I go anywhere is a cup of tea – at a decent price, and a decent standard. 402 more words

Debacle