PVR, INOX and a CCI study + Battleground Odisha for steelmakers

Mega-merger could invite scrutiny from competition watchdog + JSW Steel, Tata Steel and ArcelorMittal have big plans in the eastern state.

Harveen here. The coming together of PVR and INOX Leisure to create the largest multiplex chain in India could be a win-win for both companies, given the battering they received over the last two years. But if they hoped to escape the scrutiny of the competition regulator, they have another think coming. On the subject of competition, things are surely heating up in Odisha, which is where India’s top steelmakers are facing off. Read on.

PVR, INOX and the prospect of CCI scrutiny

In the business of Indian media, it is only once in a while that something becomes the …

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Harveen Ahluwalia

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