KLM finally will become the sole owner of Martinair after the European Commission approved the Dutch flag carrier's proposal to acquire the 50% stake owned by A.P. Moller-Maersk Group. The EC opened an in-depth investigation in September citing concerns of the transaction's potential impact on passenger transport, in particular between Amsterdam and Curacao and Aruba (ATWOnline, Sept. 10). Yesterday Competition Commissioner Neelie Kroes said she was "now satisfied that consumers will ...

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