UK regulator says Ryanair investigation ongoing

Britain's Competition Commission has said its antitrust investigation into Ryanair's 30 per cent stake in competing carrier Aer Lingus will continue during the airline's lawsuit in Britain to block the probe.

17th July, 2012
Britain's Competition Commission says still looking into Ryanair's stake in Aer Lingus

Britain's Competition Commission has said its antitrust investigation into Ryanair's 30 per cent stake in competing carrier Aer Lingus will continue during the airline's lawsuit in Britain to block the probe.

Ryanair, which started a bid last month to buy the rest of Aer Lingus for €694 million, sued to block the watchdog from investigating the minority stake it acquired six years ago, arguing it would now overlap with a possible merger probe by the European...

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