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Competition in Australia faces big challenges
ACCC seeks urgent injunction to halt Virtus acquiring Adora fertility clinics
Microsoft’s proposed acquisition of Nuance not opposed
ACCC investigates Qube’s completed acquisition of Newcastle Agri Terminal
Major step forward in quad bike safety from 11 October
Dairy Farmers Milk Co-operative pays penalty for alleged Dairy Code breach
Bunnings acquisition of Beaumont Tiles not opposed
Extended LNG netback price series will improve price transparency
COVID restrictions bring domestic airline industry to standstill
Google’s dominance in ad tech supply chain harms businesses and consumers
Losses reported to Scamwatch exceed $211 million, phone scams exploding
ACCC proposes to authorise ‘Fair Go Dairy’ licensing scheme
Mitsubishi’s 10-year conditional warranty allowed to stand
BGC’s proposed acquisition of Midland Brick not opposed
Demand for interstate travel can jump start airline recovery
ACCC alleges Facebook misled consumers when promoting app to ‘protect’ users’ data
Ex BlueScope GM Jason Ellis convicted and sentenced for obstructing ACCC cartel investigation
Improvement needed on Dairy Code compliance
ACCC alleges RFG engaged in unconscionable and misleading conduct
Preliminary competition concerns over Woolworths’ PFD acquisition
IOOF’s acquisition of MLC Wealth Management not opposed
Two new Commissioners appointed to ACCC
Consumers benefit from reduced prices in a year affected by COVID
Australian petrol prices higher but still below pre-pandemic levels
New fair trading law needed to enhance Australia’s perishable agricultural markets
Improved access to key online services during COVID
Health funds pay policyholders $500 million less due to COVID-19
ANZ, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank committed for trial in Federal Court on criminal cartel charges
ACCC’s Pacific National appeal will not be heard by High Court
Kogan to pay $350,000 for misleading tax time promotion
ACCC issues public warning notice about Unfair Dismissals Direct
Home loan borrowers missing out on significant savings by not switching
Court action against Hutchinson and CFMMEU over alleged boycott
Caravan and motorhome owners urged to check for deadly faulty water heaters before holidays
Broadband speeds reach record highs during pandemic
Call to check for deadly airbags before holidays
Toyota undertakes to improve consumer guarantees compliance
Criminal cartel charges laid against pharmaceutical ingredient company and its former export manager
Consultation begins on proposed Google Fitbit undertaking
Telstra in court over unconscionable sales to Indigenous consumers
Travel problems top list of COVID-19-related reports
UGL to restore shorter payment terms for small business suppliers
Watch out for online shopping scams this holiday season
E-commerce businesses pledge to strengthen product safety online
Court finds Jayco misled a consumer but otherwise dismisses ACCC’s case
Peters allegedly hindered or prevented competition in ice-cream supply
Virgin Australia and Alliance Airlines authorised to cooperate to support regional airline services
More than 5.2 million consumers now on higher speed broadband