December 5th, 2023 Announcements

Celebrating World Competition Day: Prioritizing Socially Sensitive Sectors

On December 5th, we celebrate World Competition Day, marking the adoption of the UN Set on Competition Policy by the UN General Assembly. It is a day when global attention is directed towards fostering healthy competition and advocating for fair market practices.

As a leading regional law firm specializing in competition and anti-trust law, GLA & Co. recognizes the importance of this day. This year’s theme, “Prioritizing Socially Sensitive Sectors,” underscores the crucial role of competition policy in balancing economic efficiency with social welfare, particularly in sectors impacting society at large.

At GLA & Co., we stand committed to promoting fair competition practices that benefit consumers and businesses alike. In line with World Competition Day, we are pleased to announce our upcoming webinar focusing on Merger Control – Practical Considerations. This webinar aims to provide invaluable insights into navigating the complexities of merger control and its implications in the region.

Join us as we delve into the practical aspects of merger control, shedding light on its implications for transactions in today’s competitive landscape. Stay tuned for further details on this insightful event, and feel free to reach out to us with any specific queries or topics you wish to explore further.

At GLA & Co., we believe that fostering a competitive environment while safeguarding socially sensitive sectors is pivotal for sustainable economic growth. As advocates for fair competition practices, we remain dedicated to providing thought leadership, navigating the intricacies of competition law through our expertise and our strong proactive relationships with regulators around the region.

For more information and updates on our upcoming webinar and other relevant insights, please visit our website and follow our social media channels.

Let us collectively commemorate World Competition Day by reaffirming our commitment to promoting fair competition practices that drive innovation, economic growth, and social progress.

Please contact Alex Saleh, Managing Partner ( and Asad Ahmad, Head of Antitrust and Competition Practice ( if you have any questions.

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