Be a smarter consumer with ungkonsument.se

Press Ungkonsument.se is a new website offering tips and advice on what to consider before making a purchase and what rights you have when something goes wrong. The site is a joint initiative launched by the Swedish Consumer Agency...

Swedish LFV not allowed to benefit the large taxi firms at Arlanda

Press The Swedish Competition Authority has decided to stop the LFV´s (Swedish Civil Aviation Administration) planned change to the queuing and call-up system at Terminals 2 and 5 at Stockholm’s Arlanda Airport.

Swedish Competition Authority wants to stop Åhléns' purchase of NK Kosmetik

Press Åhléns' plans to buy NK Kosmetik would adversely affect competition if implemented. Consequently, the Competition Authority is now taking the matter to court in order to stop the takeover.

Clampdown on rule breakers

Press A government proposal whereby municipalities and public authorities in Sweden can be fined for failing to abide by the procurement rules has been welcomed by the Competition Authority. But the rules can be made more effective...

Competition must be safeguarded during crises

Press It is particularly important during economic crises to ensure that the rules and principles of competition are respected, according to a report produced by the Nordic competition authorities. Short-term support measures may i...

New Swedish law to prevent unfair competition

Press Swedish government bodies can in future be prevented from engaging in business activities that distort competition. This is the implication of a legislative proposal that the Government has just presented to the Riksdag...

Investigation launched in the market for bus travel

The Swedish Competition Authority can confirm that an investigation has been launched into a suspected violation of the competition rules in the market for bus travel.

Swedish Competition Authority fines cartel via new injunction procedure

The Swedish Competition Authority has imposed a fine of SEK 2 million on Rundvirke Poles AB by issuing a fine order. The company took part in a cartel by reaching agreement or colluding with a rival company, ScanPole Sverige...