FTC’s Annual Training Programme March 11 & 12

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Legal professionals, administrators and business leaders are being invited to participate in the Fair Trading Commission’s (FTC) two-day Annual Training Programme in Competition Law and Policy. The event, which will be held at the Accra Beach Hotel & Spa, Rockley, Christ Church, starts on Monday, March 11, at 9:30 a.m. Presentations will be made by Deputy Assistant Director, Bureau of …

Companies Must Understand Fair Competition Act

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Companies have been warned against violating competition laws and expecting to get away with it. Director of the Fair Competition Division, Antonio Thompson, issued the caution last Thursday as he addressed the opening of the Fair Trading Commission’s (FTC) 10th Annual workshop on Competition Law and Policy at the Accra Beach Hotel and Spa. Recalling the 2004 “shipping case” and …

FTC’s Competition Division More Than Enforcement

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Competition Division of the Fair Trading Commission (FTC) is not just about enforcement but about advocacy, market study and building the island’s economy. Director, Antonio Thompson, emphasised this recently as he spoke to the role and function of the Division, at the opening of the FTC’s workshop on Competition Law and Policy at the Accra Beach Hotel & Spa. …

FTC No Soap Opera Says Inniss

Theresa Blackman Top Stories

“Not under my watch!” Those are the words of Industry Minister, Donville Inniss, who has responded to those who have publicly and privately called for the Fair Trading Commission (FTC) to comment on several existing or proposed transactions in Barbados in both the public and private sectors. Speaking this morning at the opening of a one-day training workshop on Competition …