M/10/017 – Metropolis / Medical Publications
The Competition Authority today, 16 June 2010, cleared the proposed transaction whereby Metropolis International Group Limited would acquire sole control of Medical Publications (Ireland) Limited.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Friday May 28, 2010||Wednesday, June 16, 2010|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Metropolis International Group Ltd||
is an international media group that specialises in publishing consumer, business and travel publications.
|Medical Publications (Ireland) Limited||
publishes Irish Medical Times and MIMS Ireland, publications containing news and information for Irish doctors and other healthcare professionals.
|Reflex Investments plc|
|Parity Maintenance Limited|
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|The print media sector||Yes|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Monday, June 7, 2010|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
|Ms. Elisa Ryan||
Tel: 01-804 5446, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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