The European Commission has given approval for Chinese firm HNA Group, the parent of Hainan Airlines, to acquire Swiss airline catering firm Gategroup Holdings. “The Commission concluded that the proposed acquisition would raise no competition concerns,” the anti-trust regulator said in a statement. HNA Group announced it would launch a bid for Gategroup in April. It acquired 61.7% of the company in July and later that month upped its stake to 96.1%. Gategroup provides ...

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