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Cooperation on Competition in Asia - Asia (China, India, Japan, Korea and ASEAN)


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1. Publication reference


2. Procedure


3. Programme title

Cooperation on competition in Asia

4. Financing

Partnership Instrument 2016 Annual Action Programme (ref. C/2016/2989 of 26/05/2016)

5. Contracting Authority

European Union represented by the European Commission on behalf of and for the account of China, India, Japan, Korea and ASEAN member states.

6. Nature of contract

Global price

7. Contract description

The objective of this contract is to assist the European Commission in the implementation of a project which is designed to foster cooperation in competition policy between the EU and Asia with a view to promote convergence of laws and enforcement.

8. Indicative budget

EUR 5 million

9. Intended timing of publication of the contract notice


10. Additional information


11. Legal basis

Regulation (EU) N°236/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 March 2014 laying down common rules and procedures for the implementation of the Union's instruments for financing external action and Regulation (EU) No 234/2014 establishing a Partnership Instrument for cooperation with third countries.


There must be a minimum period of 30 calendar days between the publication of this prior information notice and the publication of the corresponding contract notice.
No applications or requests for information should be sent at this stage.

  1. Please state any specificity that might have an impact on rules on participation (such as geographic or thematic or long/short term).