Ahold: Ahold receives preliminary approval from Czech competition authority

 Ahold: Ahold receives preliminary approval from Czech competition authority

Zaandam, the Netherlands - Ahold today announced that it has received
preliminary approval from the Czech competition authority to acquire SPAR's
business in the country.

The competition authority has stipulated that after completion of the
acquisition, Ahold is required to divest a limited number of stores in the
Czech Republic.

Once this decision is final, Ahold is authorized to complete the transaction.
Ahold expects completion to take place in the second half of this year.
Ahold receives preliminary approval from Czech competition authority

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Source: Ahold via Globenewswire
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