Passing an order, the fair trade regulator also flagged practices like appointing 'Mystery Shopping Agencies' and preparing 'Mystery Audit Reports' as part of enforcing the company's discount control policy.
Besides, the CCI had failed to undertake the mandatory analysis of the appreciable adverse effect on competition in terms of the factors enumerated under Section 19(3) prior to directing the Director-General to cause an inves
CCI said that its prima facie opinion is that Google has made the pre-installation of its proprietary apps, Google Play Store in particular, conditional when signing the Android Compatibility Commitments or ACC.
However, it urged “the DG, CCI to bear in mind that the investigation against the appellant is under judicial consideration before a division bench of this court” and the matter would be taken by the regular bench on July
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Given that Blockchain applications are currently on the proof-of-concept stage, it is important for companies looking to be early beneficiaries of this technology to be aware of the potential competition risks.
In November last year, the company signed an agreement to sell 26.11 per cent in Cipla Health to FIL Capital Investments (Mauritius) II Cipla has received approval from fair trade regulator CCI to sell about 26 per cent stake
Raising serious concerns over unfair business practices in realty sector, two members of Competition Commission have ordered Rs 666 crore fine on JP Associates, but were overruled by the Chairman and other members of the regu
Competition Commission today said its investigation arm has submitted its report on the alleged anti-competitive practices of Internet major Google and the regulator is awaiting comments on it from concerned parties.
Fair trade regulator CCI is in an advanced stage of taking a final decision on cartelisation allegations made against five carriers, including market leaders IndiGo and Jet Airways, with respect to introduction of fuel surcha