FAS suspects Surgutneftegaz of abuse in the gasoline market

FAS issued a warning to Surgutneftegaz due to signs of violation of antimonopoly legislation. It is about abuse of a dominant position in the wholesale market for motor gasoline. The Antimonopoly Service claims that Surgutneftegaz avoided concluding contracts for the supply of petroleum products with buyers “not included in the same group of persons with … Read more

FT: Deutsche Bahn employees tried unsuccessfully to draw attention to abuses of company management

According to an investigation by the Financial Times, two employees of the German railway operator Deutsche Bahn have repeatedly tried to draw attention to the abuse by some high-ranking managers, but to no avail. Back in 2016, employees reported to Deutsche Bahn’s internal control department about suspicions of embezzlement of corporate funds. But when an … Read more

With a discount on pre-trial proceedings // Collectors save on debt collection

Collectors are ready to provide borrowers with a discount of up to half the amount of overdue debt, so as not to bring the collection process to court. Thus, market participants save resources and time, and debtors recover their credit history faster. However, experts also note the risks of this approach for borrowers who are … Read more

All orphanages in Kurgan region will be checked after child abuse

All orphanages in the Kurgan region will be checked after information about the bullying of a two-year-old child in one of these institutions appeared on the Web. The initiator of the inspection was the governor of the Kurgan region Vadim Shumkov. “This applies not only to orphanages, but also boarding schools for the disabled and … Read more

Bulgarian regulator accused local Lukoil of abuse of market position

The Competition Protection Commission (CPC) of Bulgaria has recognized that Lukoil Bulgaria is abusing its dominant position in the country’s fuel market. This is stated in a statement by the regulator. “The companies within the group have abused their dominant position through a number of actions, which include refusing to provide services for receiving and … Read more