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Recent press releases

05/10/2018Competition supervision proceeding initiated in relation to the TV show “Ékszer”
27/09/2018Results and new directions in consumer protection – the digital strategy of the GVH has been published
03/09/2018Substantial reduction of fine thanks to cooperation of the parties
31/08/2018Competition Proceeding against Google is closed with Commitment Decision
22/08/2018The fines imposed as a result of a cartel related to prepayment have been substantially reduced
24/07/2018Authorised acquisition of control by dr. Nyerges Zsolt over the business interests of dr. Simicska Lajos
16/07/2018Competition supervision proceeding initiated against the online dating site be2
13/07/2018The GVH strongly intervenes on behalf of protected witnesses
12/07/2018Reduction of fine of more than 60 % was granted to an SME as a result of its compliance actions and cooperative efforts
19/06/2018The competition supervision procedure against Airbnb has been closed with the acceptance of commitments
28/05/2018The GVH terminated its cartel proceeding on the market of household paper products
25/05/2018The GVH has once again imposed fines as a result conduct aimed at misleading timeshare owners
10/05/2018Green light authorisation for the concentration of DIGI and Invitel approved by the GVH with an intervention concerning 41 municipalities and with a trustee assigned
27/04/2018Netpincér undertook to modify its contracts signed with restaurants
18/04/2018Apple was fined for withholding significant information
05/03/2018The case of OTP is closed by the acceptance of commitments - consumers will be reimbursed almost 20 million HUF by the financial institution
14/02/2018The Hungarian Competition Authority screened GTCs of online dating services
06/02/2018The key to successful and more efficient competition law enforcement is the close collaboration of the V4+ countries’ Competition Authorities
26/01/2018The GVH held unannounced inspections at the premises of Telekom and Telenor
09/01/2018According to the GVH’s new Notices on Fines significant advantages can be gained from cooperating with the authority