Training Course on 'Competition Law and Policy' in Republic of Sudan
Date: 03-05 July 2013
Venue: Khartoum - Sudan

Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) organised a training course on “Competition Law and Policy” within the framework of the OIC Capacity Building Programme for Competition Authorities (OIC-CA-CaB) on 3-5 July 2013 in Khartoum, Sudan. The course was provided by Mr. Rostom Omar, Investigation and Legal Research Department Head in Egyptian Competition Authority and attended by several experts from the Ministry of Trade, Republic of Sudan.

The training course on “Competition Law and Policy” mainly covered the following subjects; 

  • Overview on Competition Law and Policy
  • Market Definition
  • Horizontal Agreements
  • Case Illustration: The Cement Case
  • Dominance (Practice Examples)
  • Abuse of Dominant Position
  • Analysis and Report writing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Exemptions and Exceptions
  • Investigations and practice
  • Sanctions and Leniency
  • Differences and similarities between Vertical agreements and Abuse of Dominant Position