Poland's Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) has announced that it will appeal a Polish court ruling annulling the fines imposed on Russian natural gas giant Gazprom and five companies responsible for the Russian-German Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project.
PKN Orlen, Poland's biggest oil company, has been given the green light by the country's competition watchdog, UOKiK, to merge with Polish gas monopolist PGNiG.
The Polish anti-trust office, UOKiK, has granted approval for the country's dominant fuels group, PKN Orlen, and Synthos Green Energy to set up a company to build and run small nuclear reactors.
Santander Consumer Bank has been fined PLN 44 million (EUR 9.7 million) by the Polish anti-monopoly office (UOKiK) for including hidden costs in consumer loans and for misleading customers.
The German-owned supermarket chain Kaufland has been fined almost PLN 140 million (EUR 30.5 million) by Poland’s anti-monopoly office, UOKiK, for exploiting its suppliers and mislabelling vegetables.
Poland’s anti-monopoly office, UOKiK, has opened an investigation into tenders for the supply and implementation of IT services used by the national health service, the organisation confirmed on Wednesday.
EU Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders on Monday praised Poland for its "excellent" progress in protecting the rights of consumers.
Polish leading oil company PKN Orlen has asked the country's anti-trust regulator UOKiK for the green light to take over Poland's natural gas monopolist PGNiG.
Jeronimo Martins Poland, the owner of popular discount chain Biedronka, have been fined PLN 60 million by the antimonopoly office for mislabelling in-store fruit and vegetable products, the watchdog announced on Monday.