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Friday, 13.12.2019, 16:33
Neste Lietuva (Neste Lithuania), a Finnish-capital service station chain, has been fined for misleading consumers with its advertizing, Lithuania's Competition Council said BC.
Keyword tags: Competition, Legislation, Lithuania, Transport
Konkurencijos taryba found that the company Maxima LT infringed the Law on the Prohibition of Unfair Practices of Retailers (Law) by setting requirement for food and drink suppliers to pay fees for sales promotion, and by envisaging fines or compensation for failure to comply with the set obligations.
Vilnius Regional Administrative Court (Court) partially upheld the request of Konkurencijos taryba and restricted the right of D. L., manager of the company Ledevila, Ž. K., former manager of Elmis, and L. K., former manager of Vortex Capital, to occupy managerial positions in the public or private sector for their involvement in competition law breaches, the Lithuanian Competition Council`s representatives informed BC.
The Lithuanian Competition Council has imposed a fine of 1.07 million euros on the property administration and maintenance group City Service for obstructing an investigation.
Latvia has introduced a law banning the provision of higher education taught in the Russian language, which is now directing students from former Soviet republics to come study in Estonia, reported LETA/BNS.
Environment Protection and Regional Development Minister Juris Puce (For Development) will call on the government to declare state of emergency in the Latvian capital due to the current crisis in the sector of waste collection and management, LETA learned from the ministry.
Competition Council bans Tiriga waste management company from signing agreements with Riga residents
The Latvian Competition Council has banned Tiriga waste management company from signing agreements with the residents of Riga, LETA learned from the institution.