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Resolving competition issues with sale of Husky brand gas stations 

eAwaz Local News

GATINEAU – The Competition Bureau announced today that it has reached agreements with Parkland Corporation (Parkland) and Federated Cooperatives Limited (FCL), respectively, related to their proposed acquisition of Husky retail gas stations. The agreements will help protect consumers from paying higher gas prices as a result of eliminating the Husky stations as a competitor in 9 regions in southern Ontario …

Canadians asked to learn more about changes to Competition Act

eAwaz Local News

GATINEAU – On September 8 and 9, 2022, the Competition Bureau will host two virtual public information sessions to let the public know about changes to the Competition Act. The Bureau invites all interested Canadians to register and send questions in advance by August 22. Members of the public can register and send questions on Eventbrite. Changes to the Act came into effect on June 23, …

Matthew Boswell Commissioner of Competition

Protecting competition for natural gas liquids in Western Canada

eAwaz Local News

GATINEAU – The Competition Bureau registered a consent agreement with the Competition Tribunal to address its concerns related to certain aspects of the proposed formation of a gas processing joint venture between Pembina Pipeline Corporation and KKR’s Global Infrastructure Funds. In particular, the Commissioner had concerns with the acquisition of a 50% interest in the Key Access Pipeline System (KAPS) …

Matthew Boswell Commissioner of Competition

Driving innovative digital health care services in Canada

eAwaz Health

GATINEAU – The Competition Bureau published recommendations today for increasing the availability and adoption of innovative digital health care services in Canada. Unlocking the power of health data is the first of three reports emerging from the Bureau’s digital health care market study. The in-depth study examined how pro‑competitive policies can foster innovation and bring about greater choice and access to …