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China’s merger regulator seeks more control over deals as it names and shames companies that fail to obtain its approval for transactions

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
he Ministry of Commerce is supposed to review all mergers where the companies' combined turnover was more than $1.5 billion globally or if they had more than $300 million in income in China during the previous year.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.

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