The UK Competition Commission (UK CC) has pushed back the deadline for its investigation of Ryanair’s minority Aer Lingus shareholding until Sept. 5. In a provisional ruling, the UK CC warned Ryanair it could be forced to sell or reduce its 29.8% stake in Aer Lingus. The final report has been delayed once and rescheduled for July 11, but this deadline has also been postponed. “Aer Lingus Group has been informed by the UK CC that it has extended the timetable for its ...

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