Recent press releases
Regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Hungarian Competition Authority (GVH) draws the attention of consumers, advertisers and the publishers of advertisements to the following
The GVH imposed a fine because of 'bio solarium’
The Hungarian Competition Authority also asks Bongo
The GVH cannot examine the KESMA merger
Fines amounting to a total of EUR 4.8 M imposed for collusion in the public procurement of diagnostic imaging equipment
Fine of over EUR 5.45 M imposed by the Hungarian Competition Authority on Telenor for its misleading commercial practices
Competition supervision proceeding initiated against Viagogo AG
Fine amounting to a total of over EUR 3 M imposed on Vodafone for repeated infringements
The GVH authorised the merger of Netrisk and Biztosítás.hu
GVH imposed a fine of EUR 3.6 M on Facebook
Fines amounting to a total of over EUR 2.5 M imposed for collusion in public procurement procedures relating to waste treatment
The Hungarian Competition Authority imposed fines amounting to a total of over EUR 1.5 M on a number of undertakings for restricting the distribution of alarm equipment
Significant social benefits, digital consumer protection strategy, further consumer-friendly improvements The GVH’s activity in 2018 in a nutshell
HelloPay 10% tip-slider is found to be unlawful
The Hungarian Competition Authority authorised the acquisition of Extreme Digital by eMAG
The Gazdasági Versenyhivatal (the Hungarian Competition Authority, GVH) determined that the acquisition of Dante International Kft. (eMAG) over Extreme Digital Zrt. (edigital.hu) would not result i...
Magyar Telekom launches a new low-priced TV + internet + phone package in 406 towns as a result of the intervention of the GVH
The Gazdasági Versenyhivatal (the Hungarian Competition Authority, GVH) accepted the commitments submitted by Magyar Telekom Nyrt. (Telekom), according to which, from 2 December 2019, Telekom will ...
Commitment decision taken by the GVH in the Wizz Air case: the airline pays affected passengers compensation totalling HUF 250 million (approx. EUR 760 thousand)
The Gazdasági Versenyhivatal (the Hungarian Competition Authority, GVH) accepted the commitments offered by Wizz Air Hungary Zrt. (Wizz Air). As a result of the commitments those customers affected...