The FNE will participate in the 10th Conference of the ICN | 16 / 05 / 2011
The National Economic Prosecutor, Mr.FelipeIrarrázabal, and the FNE’s Head of Research and Advocacy Division, Mr.JavierTapiaCanales, will participate in the 10th version of the Annual Conference of the International Competition Network (ICN), to take place in The Hague, The Netherlands, between May 17th-20th.
The FNE launches new website | 12 / 05 / 2011
As part of its advocacy policies, the FNE launched its new website. The new site will facilitate access to information for public bodies, private companies and businesses, the media and the community in general offering, additionally, a better navigator.
The FNE and SCL submit an extrajudicial agreement on tariffs for Santiago’s airport parking lots | 04 / 05 / 2011
On May 2, 2011, the FNE and SCL submitted an extrajudicial agreement to the TDLC, made in light of an FNE investigation regarding tariffs of theSantiagoairport. By virtue of said agreement, the majority of consumers (those that park for less than 90 minutes in the lot) will be offered a discount on the applicable tariffs of the current “Express” parking lot of the airport—the charges will be segmented every thirty minutes, rather than every two hours.
The FNE and ChileCompra collaborate in detection of collusions in State-sponsored bidding process | 20 / 04 / 2011
Both institutions sign an agreement to mutually collaborate in the detection and prevention of collusive practices in bids and purchasing processes carried out by public bodies
The FNE files suit before the TDLC against Embotelladora Andina and Coca-Cola Embonor | 20 / 04 / 2011
The FNE filed yesterday a complaint before the TDLC against Embotelladora Andina S.A. and Coca-Cola Embonor S.A—both companies hold licenses to produce and distribute Coca-Cola products inChile, and are absolute leaders in the market of soft drinks within their respective concession areas—for exclusionary practices in the distribution and marketing industry of soft drinks.
The FNE attends to Competition Conference | 14 / 04 / 2011
The FNE is currently participating in the “15th International Conference on Competition”, taking place during April 13th-15th, 2011, in Berlin, Germany.
This conference, organized by the German competition authority (Bundeskartellamt) is one of the most internationally renowned events on competition matters. Important figures partake in the event, such as competition agency authorities, attorneys specializing in antitrust legislation, academics, politicians, representatives of international companies and other high-ranking participants. The event will cover current international issues, relevant to competition policies, particularly those referring to fighting hardcore cartels