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12/06/2019The GVH imposed fines amounting to a total of HUF 70 million for participation in a cartel concerning the review of online cash registers
06/06/2019The Hungarian Competition Authority once again quantifies the benefits of its activities
24/05/2019Competition law also has to adapt to the complex challenges of the 21st century - expressed at the III. Hungarian Competition Law Forum
20/05/2019The GVH imposes a fine of HUF 100 million on Husqvarna Magyarország Kft. for fixing the online retail prices of its products
25/04/2019The GVH fines solar battery producers for cartel activity
18/04/2019The GVH imposes fines on battery producers for their participation in a cartel
28/03/2019The GVH will assess the operation of digital comparison tools in the framework of a market analysis
21/02/2019Behaviour of online hotel booking sites once again in focus
25/01/2019MediaMarkt to acquire control over the consumer electronics retail sector in Tesco’s nine stores
10/01/2019Another competition supervision proceeding launched as a result of the Black Friday sales of an undertaking
19/12/2018Total fine of more than 100 million forints imposed on well drilling companies for participation in a cartel
18/12/2018Vodafone to refund several million forints to the subscribers of RED VitaMAX as a result of the GVH’s procedure
17/12/2018GVH once again imposes a fine for the implementation of a concentration prior to authorisation
14/12/2018The GVH recommends that consumers pay increased attention when purchasing tickets online
11/12/2018The GVH is also investigating the online dating site Academic Singles
10/12/2018Substantial reduction of fine to be imposed on a pharmaceutical undertaking due to cooperation with the GVH
06/12/2018Investigation concerning the notification of Közép-Európai Sajtó és Média Alapítvány has been terminated due to a lack of competence to proceed
30/11/2018Interior Decorators restrict competition
29/11/2018The notification of Közép-Európai Sajtó és Média Alapítvány concerning its acquisition of control over Opus Press, Echo TV, New Wave Media Group and Magyar Idők Kiadó is being considered by the GVH
14/11/2018The Hungarian Competition Authority (GVH) has revoked its decision clearing DIGI’s takeover of Invitel; however, the concentration can still be executed with conditions attached