Tag: antitrust

Energy Ministry to protect national interests in infringement case launched by the EC – Bulgaria, 24 November 2017

Bulgarian National Assembly urged the Ministry of Energy to take all necessary measures in order to protect the national interests in the infringement case in which the European Commission (EC) accused state-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) and its gas-related subsidiaries Bulgargaz and Bulgartransgaz of abusing the dominant position on the domestic gas market. The European […]

Gazprom, EC to discuss market abuse case in the coming weeks – Region, 30 May 2017

Deputy CEO of Russian gas company Gazprom Alexander Medvedev and EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager agreed to discuss the findings of the European Commission’s (EC) market tests within the market abuse case settlement in the coming weeks. Medvedev said that Gazprom’s delegation had fruitful talks with Vestager and the EC, adding that it was agreed […]

Bulgaria backs proposed EU antitrust settlement with Gazprom – Bulgaria, 3 May 2017

Bulgarian interim Government announced that it has approved the position of the European Commission (EC) on the possible deal with Russian Gazprom to settle antitrust dispute in eastern and central Europe, but in its opinion, this must be done under certain conditions. The official Bulgarian stand is that the commitments Gazprom promises to assume must […]