Leave the cartel and escape punishment

Press Quit an unlawful cartel and escape punishment. The Competition Authority is now employing new approaches to make the opportunities available under the law more widely known. A short film showing how you leave a cartel has bee...

Arlanda taxi case written off

The Competition Authority will not be pursuing its investigation of the queuing and call-up system for taxis at Stockholm’s Arlanda Airport, since the Swedish Civil Aviation Administration has decided not to go ahead with its...

Competition Authority reviews purchase of media monitoring company

The Swedish news agency, TT, purchased the Retriever media monitoring company in August 2009. The Competition Authority has now decided to order TT to submit the acquisition for review.

Prioritisation policy established for case processing

The Swedish Competition Authority has adopted a policy setting out its priorities for dealing with competition and procurement matters.

New book about competition and public intervention

Press Public intervention in markets can often result in distortion of competition. In a new book produced by the Swedish Competition Authority, a number of international researchers offer important insights and discuss lessons to ...

From TV to moving pictures – where, when and how we watch

Press Where, when and how do we consume moving pictures? The Swedish Competition Authority and the Radio and TV Authority are producing a joint report on developments in the moving picture market.

Illegal purchase of biogas by Östgötatrafiken

The agreement between Östgötatrafiken and Svensk Biogas i Linköping AB on the supply of biogas fuel is a goods contract that should have been subject a procurement procedure. Since no procurement procedure took place, the...

Swedish trade association gives voluntary undertaking

A trade association for laboratory companies has voluntarily undertaken to change its general provisions so as to avoid contravening the Swedish competition rules, under penalty of a fine of SEK 750 000.