19 March 2021
THE COMMUNIQUÉ ON DE MINIMIS REGULATION IN COMPETITION LAW ENTERED INTO FORCE:
Communiqué numbered 2021/3 on Agreements, Concerted Practices, Acts and Conduct of Association of Undertakings that Do Not Considerably Restrict Competition (“Communiqué”) was published in the Official Gazette dated 16 March 2012 and numbered 3425 and entered into force the same day. The Communiqué shall not only apply to future investigations but also to preliminary investigations and investigations that are ongoing on the date of its entry into force.
14 January 2021
06 January 2021
RESTRICTIONS HAVE ENDED: COMPANIES CAN NOW FREELY DISTRIBUTE DIVIDENDS :
The restrictions on companies’ distribution of their profits have been lifted as of 1 January 2021. In other words, it is now possible for companies to distribute their previous year's profits and free reserves and to authorize their board of directors to distribute advance profits.