SOEs and competition policy in China

Tan Wei, Dec 10, 2012 CPI Asia Column edited by Vanessa Yanhua Zhang (Global Economics Group) presents: Since China’s Anti-Monopoly Laws (“AML”) bill passed in 2008, competition policy in China is thoroughly analyzed by antitrust practitioners around the world. The rulings by the Chinese antitrust enforcement agencies are often compared with rulings by competition authorities in developed […]

Hong Kong’s First Economy-Wide Competition Law: A Review of the Law and the Challenges Ahead

Margaret Wang, Jul 18, 2012 Traditionally seen as averse to regulation, perhaps best exemplified by the maxim “small government, big market,” Hong Kong has finally joined the growing ranks of Asian jurisdictions that formally regulate competition across all sectors of the economy. After two rounds of heated public consultations and a long legislative passage, Hong […]

A Competition Law for Hong Kong

Julienne Chang, Marc Waha, Jun 26, 2012 The Competition Ordinance 2012 was adopted by the Hong Kong Legislative Council on June 14 and signed into law by the Chief Executive on June 21.[1] The Ordinance represents a major milestone on the way towards comprehensive competition policy reform in Hong Kong. It establishes a Competition Commission […]

Leniency Under The Hong Kong Competition Ordinance

Dec 14, 2015 CPI Asia Column edited by Vanessa Yanhua Zhang (Global Economics Group) present: Leniency Under The Hong Kong Competition Ordinance – By Sébastien J. Evrard, Scott D. Hammond, & Madeleine Healy1 (Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher) Click here for a pdf version of this article.   This contribution provides an overview of the “Leniency […]

On China’s Adoption of Competitive Neutrality Policy

Nov 09, 2015 CPI Asia Column edited by Vanessa Yanhua Zhang (Global Economics Group) present: On China’s Adoption of Competitive Neutrality Policy – By Ding Maozhong (Shanghai University of Political Science and Law)1 Click here for a pdf version of this article.   Abstract China should introduce a competitive neutrality policy in order to let […]

Japan’s Consolidated Anti-Monopoly Act: Recent Developments and Non-Developments

Oct 21, 2015 CPI Asia Column edited by Vanessa Yanhua Zhang (Global Economics Group) present: Japan’s Consolidated Anti-Monopoly Act: Recent Developments and Non-Developments – Mel Marquis (European University Institute, Florence & Doshisha University, Kyoto) & Shingo Seryo (Doshisha University, Kyoto)1 Click here for a pdf version of this article.   Abstract In this article we […]

Electricity and Telecom Regulation: China in Context

Sep 21, 2015 CPI Asia Column edited by Vanessa Yanhua Zhang (Global Economics Group) present: Electricity and Telecom Regulation: China in Context1 – Irene S. Wu2 (U.S. Federal Communications Commission) Click here for a pdf version of this article.   Introduction Electricity and communications services are both highly regulated infrastructure industries in most countries.  While […]

Recent Developments in Korean Competition Law Enforcement

Sep 03, 2015 CPI Asia Column edited by Vanessa Yanhua Zhang (Global Economics Group) present: Recent Developments in Korean Competition Law Enforcement – Youngjin Jung & Gina JeeHyun Choi1 (Kim & Chang, Seoul) Click here for a pdf version of this article.   Introduction The Korea Fair Trade Commission (“KFTC”) has gained attention as one […]

Competition Policy in Asia: Essays on Recent Development

Jun 30, 2015 We are thrilled to announce the publication of our book “Competition Policy in Asia: Essays on Recent Development”, edited by Dr. Vanessa Yanhua Zhang of Global Economics Group (GlobalEcon) and published by Competition Policy International (CPI). Competition policy in Asia has made dramatic progress in the past years, though it is still […]