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NCLAT to hear online vendors' plea against CCI order on Flipkart, lists matter for hearing on 30 July
Business

NCLAT to hear online vendors' plea against CCI order on Flipkart, lists matter for hearing on 30 July

NCLAT has also approved the delay of 12 days in filing appeal (By the association) against the order of the Competition Commission of India (CCI)

Competition Commission of India probes allegations of anti-competitive conduct by Maruti Suzuki
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Competition Commission of India probes allegations of anti-competitive conduct by Maruti Suzuki

Maruti, majority-owned by Japan’s Suzuki Motor Corp, is a household name in India where it commands a 51 percent market share

Google faces anti-trust probe in India for allegedly abusing Android's domination
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Google faces anti-trust probe in India for allegedly abusing Android's domination

The probe is similar to one Google faced in Europe that resulted in a $5 billion fine.

Bandhan Bank gets Competition Commission approval to acquire Gruh Finance
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Bandhan Bank gets Competition Commission approval to acquire Gruh Finance

Kolkata-based Bandhan Bank on Tuesday said it has received approval of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for the proposed acquisition of Gruh Finance

CCI approves Tirumala Milk Products' acquisition of Sunfresh Agro Industries, Prabhat's dairy business
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CCI approves Tirumala Milk Products' acquisition of Sunfresh Agro Industries, Prabhat's dairy business

The CCI also said it "approves acquisition by Varun Beverages of 9 manufacturing plants and franchise rights for 7 states and 5 unions territories as a going concern on a slump-sale basis from PepsiCo."

Ronnie Screwvala files case against four major multiplex chains for charging 'discriminatory' Virtual Print Fee
Entertainment

Ronnie Screwvala files case against four major multiplex chains for charging 'discriminatory' Virtual Print Fee

Ronnie Screwvala says he could not afford to release Love Per Square Foot theatrically because of the exorbitant Virtual Print Fees charged by the cinema chains.

CCI says DP World trying to halt possible adverse probe findings in JNPT port row; urges court not to allow firm's move
Business

CCI says DP World trying to halt possible adverse probe findings in JNPT port row; urges court not to allow firm's move

The CCI last year ordered an investigation into suspected antitrust violations by DP World and Denmark’s AP Moller-Maersk at the terminals they operate at state-owned JNPT.

CCI clears Radiant Life Care-Max Healthcare merger; combined entity will be valued at Rs 7,242 crore
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CCI clears Radiant Life Care-Max Healthcare merger; combined entity will be valued at Rs 7,242 crore

The companies announced the proposed merger in a joint statement in December 2018.

Competition Commission dismisses unfair business complaint against Inox, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages
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Competition Commission dismisses unfair business complaint against Inox, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has dismissed a complaint alleging unfair trade practices against multiplex chain operator Inox and Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages, the bottling arm of Coca Cola in India, with respect to selling of beverages in multiplexes

Competition Commission clears SoftBank's 22.44% stake buy in logistics firm Delhivery
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Competition Commission clears SoftBank's 22.44% stake buy in logistics firm Delhivery

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Wednesday said it has approved the acquisition of 22.44 percent stake in logistics firm Delhivery by SoftBank Vision Fund

GSKCH India gets CCI nod for merger deal with HUL; scheme needs to pass through various regulatory, other approvals
Business

GSKCH India gets CCI nod for merger deal with HUL; scheme needs to pass through various regulatory, other approvals

he Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the scheme of amalgamation between the two companies, through an-all equity deal, valuing the total business of the latter at Rs 31,700 crore.

NCLAT reserves order on plea against Competition Commission's nod to Walmart-Flipkart deal
Business

NCLAT reserves order on plea against Competition Commission's nod to Walmart-Flipkart deal

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has reserved its judgement over the petition filed by traders' body CAIT against fair trade regulator CCI's nod to Walmart's $16-billion acquisition of Flipkart

CAIT urges Suresh Prabhu to order probe into Amazon-Witzig bid to acquire Aditya Birla's retail chain
Business

CAIT urges Suresh Prabhu to order probe into Amazon-Witzig bid to acquire Aditya Birla's retail chain

CAIT alleged "it is a clear case of circumventing the FDI Policy in e-commerce" and exhorted Prabhu to "order a probe in the matter"

E-commerce norms should treat domestic, foreign players equally to boost the industry: CUTS International
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E-commerce norms should treat domestic, foreign players equally to boost the industry: CUTS International

It said the government should frame a comprehensive national e-commerce policy to provide a level playing field to domestic and foreign e-retail companies

Over 500 small restaurateurs complain to CCI about unfair practices by food aggregators
Business

Over 500 small restaurateurs complain to CCI about unfair practices by food aggregators

Unlike retail, FDI (foreign direct investment) restrictions are not applied on the restaurant sector or food service aggregators.

E-commerce rules tightened; govt bans online firms from entering into exclusive agreements with sellers
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E-commerce rules tightened; govt bans online firms from entering into exclusive agreements with sellers

The government also said that e-commerce companies will be prevented from entering into exclusive agreements with sellers.

Competition Commission clears Hitachi Payment's 26% stake buy in SBI Payment Services
Business

Competition Commission clears Hitachi Payment's 26% stake buy in SBI Payment Services

The competition watchdog in a tweet on Friday said it "approves the acquisition of 26 percent equity share capital of SBI Payment Services Private Limited by Hitachi Payment Services Private Limited".

TRAI OTT consultation paper: Need to level regulatory playing field, give more teeth to CCI
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TRAI OTT consultation paper: Need to level regulatory playing field, give more teeth to CCI

There is merit in looking at metrics other than substitutability alone to ensure clarity of regulatory scope and compliance.

Competition Commission dismisses complaint against Coal India, its subsidiary alleging unfair business practices
Business

Competition Commission dismisses complaint against Coal India, its subsidiary alleging unfair business practices

Hindustan Zinc Ltd in a complaint had alleged that Coal India abused its dominant position by imposing unilateral and unfair conditions in the fuel supply agreements