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.
Poland's Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK)) is considering further legal steps after a court suspended its approval of the takeover of a regional press publisher by state-owned fuel firm PKN Orlen.
The Polish anti-monopoly regulator UOKiK has approved the takeover of the Polish branch of the British retailer Tesco by its Danish competitor, Salling Group, operator of the Netto discount store chain.
Poland’s national ombudsman has asked a court to halt the controversial takeover a regional publishing house by PKN Orlen, a state-owned petroleum giant.
The Polish anti-trust regulator has banned the takeover of the radio group Eurozet by the media group Agora, the owner of Gazeta Wyborcza, one of Poland’s leading newspapers.
Energy companies PGNiG and PGE have submitted a joint non-binding offer to acquire the Polish assets of Czech energy concern CEZ Group as part of a strategy to “re-Polonise” the energy sector, the companies said in a Friday press release.
Poland's biggest fuel concern PKN Orlen is taking over the Polska Press publishing house, Daniel Obajtek, PKN Orlen CEO, wrote in Twitter on Monday.
The Polish Ministry of State Assets approved on Monday a takeover of energy firm Energa by Poland's biggest petroleum company PKN Orlen valued at PLN 1.78 billion (EUR 394.2 million), the ministry said on Twitter on Monday.
The European Commission has unconditionally approved the takeover of energy firm Energa by Poland's biggest petroleum company PKN Orlen, the latter company said in a news release on Tuesday.
Poland's largest fuel concern PKN Orlen and the European Commission have relaunched negotiations concerning the planned takeover of the rival Lotos company, PKN Orlen said in a press release.