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By Şahin Ardiyok, Ezgi Feride Bayindir
The Turkish competition watchdog, TCA, has put its signature under a milestone decision for the distribution practices of Anadolu Efes, the leading beer brand, holding the dominant position in Turkey.
By Şahin Ardiyok, Pınar Artiran
The 11th WTO Ministerial Conference was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina during December 10-13, 2017, and ended with neither a major breakthrough agreement nor a Ministerial Declaration, ...
By Şahin Ardiyok, Sercan Sağmanlıgil
In the first quarter of last year, the TCA launched an investigation regarding the vehicle insurance market on the grounds that alleged anticompetitive agreements or concerted practices arose through...
By Şahin Ardiyok, Pınar Artiran
On 4 December, the Council approved new rules to help protect the EU against unfair trade practices.
By Şahin Ardiyok, İlker Kıl
Renewable energy can be generated from a wide variety of sources including wind, solar, hydro, geothermal and biomass.
By Şahin Ardiyok, İlker Kıl
Natural gas is one of the main fuels in Turkey, accounting for 17 percent of total primary energy supply and 36.6 percent of electricity generation in 2016.
By Şahin Ardiyok, Dilara Yeşilyaprak
The Turkish Competition Authority (the TCA) recently announced amendment of the Guidelines on Vertical Agreements (Guidelines) and opened the draft Guidelines to public discussion.
By Şahin Ardiyok, Dilara Yeşilyaprak
In June 2017, the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization of Turkey (the Ministry) published its Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical Regulation (REACH).
By Şahin Ardiyok, Gülce Korkmaz
Competition rules are applied in many countries around the world and the number of countries adopting competition laws are increasing day by day.
By Şahin Ardiyok, Pınar Artiran, Fırat Eğrilmez
For a long while now the Trump administration is expected to impose tariffs on steel imports directed to the United States of America (U.S.).
By Şahin Ardiyok, Gediz Çınar
Rules and principles governing foreign investments in Turkey are regulated by Direct Foreign Investment Act no. 4875. The Act designates the manner in which foreign investment shall be treated.
By Şahin Ardiyok, Dilara Yeşilyaprak
Price squeeze measures essentially serve to eliminate problems arising from vertical integration structures.
By Şahin Ardiyok, Ceren Ustunel
In 2016, three domestic producers lodged a complaint to the Ministry of Economy concerning the imports of photovoltaic (solar) panels and modules ("solar panels") originating in the People's Republic of China ("China").
By Şahin Ardiyok, Barış Yüksel
The competition law enforcement in Turkey is based on private and public enforcement pillars. TCA has sole discretion to enforce the Competition Act whereas the litigations initiated by the victims of anti-competitive conduct are seen in private courts.
By Şahin Ardiyok, Gediz Çınar
In May 2007 European Commission launched an inquiry in the motor vehicle sector aiming to assess the evolution of the competitive landscape. Outcome of the inquiry was the Commission Regulation on vertical agreements and concerted practices in the motor vehicle sector.