Competition Commission

Competition Commission clears Axis Bank-Citi deal

The regulator said it has cleared the "acquisition of Citibank, N.A.'s and Citicorp Finance (India) Limited's undertakings comprising of their consumer banking activities by Axis Bank".

published on : 26th July 2022

Not even prima facie material with CCI to initiate probe: Facebook Inc to Delhi HC

Just because Facebook is the formal owner of WhatsApp, which is said to share its data with the parent company does not mean that it is a necessary party to the probe.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Parliamentary panel to meet representatives of Zomato, Flipkart, other tech firms to discuss concerns

In recent times, there have been complaints about alleged anti-competitive ways of various technology platforms and firms. CCI  is already probing various cases, especially in the digital space.

published on : 20th July 2022

Competition Commission of India takes on Big Tech, but needs sharper laws to deliver final blow

Under Ashok Kumar Gupta, a 1981 batch IAS officer from the Tamil Nadu cadre, the antitrust watchdog has been hailed for leading probes against e-commerce giants.

published on : 9th July 2022

CCI orders inquiry against BookMyShow

According to Vijay Gopal, as the owner of Showtyme, he approached more than 30 exhibitors in person and all the multiplexes located in Hyderabad through e-mail. 

published on : 21st June 2022

CCI approves Brookfield's stake buy in JPFL Films under green route 

Under the green channel route, a deal which does not raise any risk of an appreciable adverse effect on market competition is deemed to be approved on it being intimated to the competition watchdog.

published on : 30th May 2022

Cartelisation in market is going to be a challenge: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

There is a global shortage of commodities and raw materials as well as disruptions in the value chains and supply chains due to the pandemic and the war situation in Eastern Europe.

published on : 20th May 2022

The unease of doing business in India amid raid Raj

All the talk about Ease of Doing Business has come to be seen as a farce as the government’s raid raj is rearing its head again.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Surprise raids on Amazon, Flipkart anchor sellers

The raided firms include Cloudtail and Appario Retail, the former a joint venture between Amazon and N R Narayana Murthy’s Catamaran and the latter with Patni group.

published on : 29th April 2022

Will comply with CCI suggestions, says Zomato

Zomato on Tuesday said that it would work closely with the Competition Commission of India (CCI) and assist them with their investigation in the allegation of anti-competitive practices.

published on : 6th April 2022

Zomato falls nearly 3 per cent after CCI orders probe for alleged unfair business practices 

On Monday, the Competition Commission ordered a detailed probe against food delivery platforms, Zomato and Swiggy, for alleged unfair business practices with respect to their dealings.

published on : 5th April 2022

CCI penalises 24 entities, individuals for bid-rigging Indian Railways tenders

The matter was taken up by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) following a reference filed on behalf of the North-Western Railways.

published on : 5th April 2022

CCI to probe Zomato, Swiggy’s anti-competitive practices

The anti-trust regulator, Competition Commission of India (CCI), has ordered an investigation into the alleged anti-competitive conduct of food delivery platforms Zomato and Swiggy.

published on : 5th April 2022

Competition Commission of India orders probe against Google for abusing position

The statement added that media houses are kept in the dark on the total advertising revenue collected by Google and what percentage of the advertising revenue is being transferred to media organisatio

published on : 27th March 2022

CCI so far not found any contravention by e-tailers on predatory pricing: MoS Som Parkash 

The CCI has received certain complaints alleging predatory pricing against e-commerce companies.

published on : 11th February 2022

Amazon’s plea vs CCI order in NCLAT on February 14

The dispute between Future group and Amazon started when the e-commerce giant dragged the latter to arbitration at SIAC in October 2020.

published on : 8th February 2022

CAIT files petition before CCI to block Amazon's deal to acquire 100 per cent shareholding in Cloudtail

The petition shows how Cloudtail charges less commission and is a preferential seller on the platform, and with its 100 per cent acquisition, Amazon will cause an adverse effect on the market.

published on : 14th January 2022

NCLAT to hear Amazon’s plea Vs Competition Commission of India order on Feb 2

The appellate tribunal has asked CCI, Future Group and others to file their replies within 10 days and set the next hearing on Feb 2.

published on : 14th January 2022

Competition Commission of India orders fresh probe against Google

Digital News Publishers Association has alleged that by virtue of this dominant position, Google has been denying them a fair share of the revenue.

published on : 8th January 2022

Delhi HC grants Whatsapp, Facebook time to respond to CCI probe

The Bench of Justice DN Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh on Monday noted that the Data Protection Bill yet to be finalised by the respondents adjourned the matter for March 30, 2022.

published on : 3rd January 2022
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