About: merger control Archives

  • WorldCom-Sprint merger blocked

    News 29-06-2000

    The Commission's antitrust authorities decided to block the proposed merger between US telecoms giants MCI WorldCom and Sprint.

  • Take-over directive finally approved

    News 20-06-2000

    During the agriculture council, EU ministers finally approved the long-debated take-over directive.

  • EU afraid of media mergers?

    News 20-06-2000

    A few days after it launched a full investigation into the deal between Warner Music and EMI, the Commission announced a detailed inquiry into the merger of AOL and Time Warner.