HISTORY & FUNCTION

Competition Programme

History
Conclusion of a Memorandum of understanding (MOU) between
the OECD and the Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) on the establishment of an OECD Regional Centre for Competition (December 26, 2003)
Enactment of the Prime Ministerial Ordinance for the Establishment and Operation as a legal foundation by the Korean government
(February 20, 2004)
Opening of an OECD Asian Regional Centre for Competition (April 19, 2004)
Integrated into the OECD/KOREA Policy Centre (February 1, 2007)
Major Functions
Education/training of relevant government officials from non-OECD Asian countries on competition laws and policies
Policy advice on the introduction and reinforcement of competition laws for the non-OECD Asian countries
Research on major competition issues of common interest in Asia
Related Links
  • China : Ministry of Commerce People's Republic of China (MOFCOM)
    State Administration for Industry & Commerce (SAIC)
    National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC)
  • Chinese Taipei : Fair Trade Commission
  • Fiji : Commerce Commission
  • India : Competition Commission of India
  • Indonesia : Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition (KPPU)
  • Malaysia : Malaysia Competition Commission, (MyCC)
  • Mongolia : Agency for Fair Competition and Consumer Protection of Mongolia (AFCCP)
  • Pakistan : Competition Commission of Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea : Independent Consumer and Competition Commission
  • Philippines : Office for Competition, Department of Justice
  • Singapore : Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS)
  • Sri Lanka : Consumer Affairs Authority
  • Thailand : Office of Thai Trade Competition Commission
  • Vietnam : Vietnam Competition Authority(VCA), Vietnam Competition Council(VCC)