The Government of India announces revised Thresholds for Merger Control and extends Exemptions

Central Government Notifies Revised Thresholds for Merger Control and Extends Exemptions* The Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Govt. of India has made important revisions to the merger control regime in India. The following three Notifications were published in the Gazette of India on March 4, 2016. A. Thresholds for Notification Revised Through the first Notification, the Central Government has increased thresholds, both assets and turnover, for any transaction to qualify as a combination under Section 5 of the Competition Act, 2002 (“Act”)by 100%. Consequently, the following shall be the revised thresholds under the Act to trigger the filing requirement for any transaction before the Competition Commission of India (CCI): <![endif]--> @media screen and

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Man Mohan Sharma, The Government of India announces revised Thresholds for Merger Control and extends Exemptions, 4 March 2016, e-Competitions Bulletin March 2016, Art. N° 87732

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