Competition Authority Of Kenya News

Betting firm hit with Sh15m fine over merger deal

The Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) said in a report that Betway first sold a majority of its stake to GM-Gaming in 2015, which later disposed of controlling shares to yet another firm without the approval of the watchdog.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

Betting firm hit with Sh15m fine over merger deal

The Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) said in a report that Betway first sold a majority of its stake to GM-Gaming in 2015, which later disposed of controlling shares to yet another firm without the approval of the watchdog.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

KenolKobil share sale closes Monday

The Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) approved the application by the French firm, which already holds 367.7 million shares or a 23.72 percent stake, saying the intended buyout will not negatively affect the competition. "

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

KenolKobil share sale closes Monday

The Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) approved the application by the French firm, which already holds 367.7 million shares or a 23.72 percent stake, saying the intended buyout will not negatively affect the competition. "

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

CAK now orders abolition of pacts fixing ads prices

The Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) in its 2017-18 annual report says that members of the Advertising Practitioners Association (APA) were found to have signed an agreement on pitching costs, which exposed their clients to exploitation.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

CAK orders Total’s anti-competition clauses expunged

The Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) said the firm had in its contracts a clause that forbid dealers from operating a competitor’s outlet within a radius of 20 kilometres.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 13, 2019

CAK orders Total’s anti-competition clauses expunged

The Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) said the firm had in its contracts a clause that forbid dealers from operating a competitor’s outlet within a radius of 20 kilometres.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 13, 2019

KBL enters deal with regulator to end dealings stifling

This follows an investigation by the Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) into the alcoholic beverages sector, which established that Kenya Breweries Limited (KBL) had entered into vertical distribution agreements with its distributors that “provided territorial exclusivity and dealing in products of competitors.” The regulator says it has ticked off the issue as resolved after KBL established an internal competition compliance policy that the brewer will use to inform its partnerships and review controversial clauses and terms of engagement.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 13, 2019

Chandaria firm wins pots battle, regulator says it’s not dominant

A battle for the kitchen between two major pot manufacturers that went to the Competition Authority Of Kenya has been settled.

The Star , Kenya Feb 12, 2019

KBL enters deal with regulator to end dealings stifling

This follows an investigation by the Competition Authority Of Kenya (CAK) into the alcoholic beverages sector, which established that Kenya Breweries Limited (KBL) had entered into vertical distribution agreements with its distributors that “provided territorial exclusivity and dealing in products of competitors.” The regulator says it has ticked off the issue as resolved after KBL established an internal competition compliance policy that the brewer will use to inform its partnerships and review controversial clauses and terms of engagement.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 12, 2019