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The First Regional Sensitization Workshop for the Business Community

The First Regional Sensitization Workshop for the Business Community on the Provisions and Application of the COMESA Competition Regulations.

Theme: Compliance with the COMESA Competition Regulations; Benefits to Business.

Workshop Date: 27 June,2018

 Venue: Hilton Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya

 Benefits for Attending

-Gain knowledge on competition law and how compliance benefits both the business and consumers.

-To know the Dos and Don`ts under the Regulations.

-Gain knowledge on designing and maintaining an internal compliance program which is crucial in:

-Avoiding and reducing the risk of infringing the Regulations which causes damage to the reputation, loss of customer base, respect and loyalty.

-Avoiding costly investigations and follow-on litigations

-Avoiding being slapped with hefty fines.

Speakers

-Mr. George K. Lipimile, Director & CEO; COMESA Competition Commission

-Mr. Willard Mwemba, Head; Mergers and Acquisitions, COMESA Competition Commission

-Mrs. Mary Gurure, Head, Legal Services & Compliance.

Panelists

-ENS Africa

-Sanlam Insurance

-Anjarwalla & Khana

-Coulson Harney

Register now: Tel: +2651772466/ Mob:+265994063263 Email: jmwesige@comesa.int

Download Workshop Details and Registration Form here.

DIPLOMATIC CONFERENCE ON COMPETITION AND TRADE

The First Diplomatic Conference on Competition and Trade was held on 19 to 20 May 2016 in Livingstone, Zambia under the theme “Enhancing Competition in the Common Market”. The Conference was attended by Ambassadors and High Commissioners to Zambia and Permanent Representatives to COMESA and other Plenipotentiaries.

Click here to download the Communique of the Diplomatic Conference on Competition and Trade

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TRAINING WORKSHOP ON THE COMESA MERGER ASSESSMENT GUIDELINES

A Training Workshop on the COMESA Merger Assessment Guidelines was held on 16-17 September 2015 in Cairo, Egypt. The main objective of the workshop was to enhance the understanding and application of the Guidelines by the National Competition Authorities with regard to cross border mergers which have an effect in their respective jurisdictions. The workshop was attended by Heads of Mergers Division of National Competition Authorities and officials in-charge of competition in their respective Ministries.