Competition Council of the Republic of Lithuania
Jogailos str. 14
LT-01116 Vilnius
Fax: +370 5 212 6492
Tel: +370 5 262 7797
 
 
 
 
NEWS
 
COMPETITION COUNCIL TERMINATED INVESTIGATION INTO ACTIONS OF COMPANIES ENGAGED IN CEMENT PRODUCTION AND TRADE (2016-05-20)
 
Having evaluated the evidence on the suspected anti-competetive behavior of Lithuanian companies engaged in cement production and trade, the Competition Council (hereinafter – KT) terminated the investigation. more »
 
COMPETITION COUNCIL: MERGER BETWEEN CLASSIFIED ADS WEBSITES RESTRICTED COMPETITION (2016-05-06)
 
On 6 May 2016, the Competition Council (hereinafter – KT) prohibited a merger whereby in 2014 AS Eesti Meedia acquired 100 per cent of AllePAL OÜ shares. KT found that the merger restricted competition in the Lithuanian markets of classified ads for real estate and vehicles. more »
 
SUPREME COURT UPHELD KT DECISION ON CARTEL AMONG TRAVEL AGENCIES (2016-05-03)
 
The Supreme Administrative Court of Lithuania (Supreme Court) upheld Lithuanian Competition Council‘s (KT) decision that 29 travel agencies used online booking system E-TURAS to concert practices when applying discounts to bookings and thus breached competition law. more »
 
COMPETITION COUNCIL RECEIVED AN AWARD FROM THE WORLD BANK GROUP (2016-04-28)
 
The World Bank Group and the International Competition Network (ICN) announced Lithuanian Competition Council among the winners of the 2015-2016 Competition Advocacy Contest more »
 
COMPETITION COUNCIL CLEARS ACQUISITION OF DANSKE BANK A/S LIETUVOS FILIALAS BY AB SWEDBANK AND UAB SWEDBANK LIZINGAS (2016-03-22)
 
The Competition Council cleared the acquisition of part of the assets, rights and obligations of Danske Bank A/S Lietuvos filialas by AB Swedbank and UAB Swedbank lizingas. more »
 
NEW MERGER NOTIFICATION AND EXAMINATION PROCEDURE CAME INTO FORCE IN LITHUANIA (2016-01-07)
 
Lithuanian Competition Council (the Council) announced that the new Merger Notification and Examination Procedure (the Merger Procedure) had come into force on 1 January 2016. As of that date, all merger notifications must be submitted in line with the new Merger Procedure. more »
 
LITHUANIAN COMPETITION COUNCIL DETECTED TWO CARTELS BY CINEMA OPERATORS (2015-12-22)
 
On December 18 Lithuanian Competition Council (KT) announced that three cinema operators, “Forum Cinemas“, “Multikino Lietuva“ and “Cinamon Operations“, had been fixing prices of cinema tickets as part of two separate cartel agreements. more »