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Scoop.co.nz
New videos and quick guides on competition lawThursday, 18 January 2018, 3:53 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission New video
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Thursday, 18 January 2018, 3:53 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission New videos and quick guides for businesses and procurers on competition lawThe Commerce Commission has launched a new series of videos... Read more
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NZCity
Ingenico eyes expansion after Paymark dealand Paypal, and near-field enabling contactless card and mobile device transact
NZCity / Posted 11 hours ago
and Paypal, and near-field enabling contactless card and mobile device transactions. Ingenico's acquisition is subject to Commerce Commission and Overseas Investment Office approvals, and is expected to be completed in the second quarter of this... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sale of Paymark Limited to Ingenico Groupused in New Zealand.The sale agreement between the shareholding banks and Ingen
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
used in New Zealand.The sale agreement between the shareholding banks and Ingenico will remain conditional on receiving Commerce Commission and Overseas Investment Office approvals.The shareholders said they believed Ingenico would be a very... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Somatic cell to be added into cow Production Worthcan significantly impact the performance of a dairy cow. Statistics NZ- Techn
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
can significantly impact the performance of a dairy cow. Statistics NZ- Technology transforms consumer spendingStuffMe: Commerce Commission Welcomes Dismissal Of Merger AppealIn a summary of their judgment released today, Justice Dobson and lay... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
ComCom: Warning to Trustees Association Charitable Trust Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 10:36 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Warnin
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 10:36 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Warning to NZ Trustees Association Charitable Trust for sending invoices for unsolicited membership servicesThe... Read more
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NZCity
ComCom warns Trustees Ass over invoicesThe Commerce Commission has formally warned the New Zealand Trustees Associatio
NZCity / Posted yesterday
The Commerce Commission has formally warned the New Zealand Trustees Association over invoices sent out to charities for unsolicited membership services. The regulator warned the industry group saying it didn't clearly tell the charities they were... Read more
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NZCity
Debt collector to refund $1.4m to clientsDebt collection group Receivables Management has agreed to credit more than $1.
NZCity / Posted yesterday
Debt collection group Receivables Management has agreed to credit more than $1.4 million to around 1700 customers after a Commerce Commission investigation. The group was found to have wrongly charged customers interest, costs and fees on loans... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Debt collection group to credit customers overchargedTuesday, 16 January 2018, 5:23 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission after goo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 5:23 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission after goods repossessedDebt collection group Receivables Management has... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bring on transparency but caution urged over public accesssound a loud alarm to wider New Zealand,” said Helson. Statistics NZ- Technol
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
sound a loud alarm to wider New Zealand,” said Helson. Statistics NZ- Technology transforms consumer spendingStuffMe: Commerce Commission Welcomes Dismissal Of Merger AppealIn a summary of their judgment released today, Justice Dobson and lay... Read more
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NZCity
Auckland Airport sells Queensland stakeinternational check-in areas. The proposed price hikes to pay for the capital
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
international check-in areas. The proposed price hikes to pay for the capital spend will come under the scrutiny of the Commerce Commission in its semi-regular investigation of how airports set their prices under an information disclosure regime... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Karyn Hay Returns to Radio NZat 10pm on weeknights from RNZ’s Auckland studios. Statistics NZ- Technology
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
at 10pm on weeknights from RNZ’s Auckland studios. Statistics NZ- Technology transforms consumer spendingStuffMe: Commerce Commission Welcomes Dismissal Of Merger AppealIn a summary of their judgment released today, Justice Dobson and lay... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Back to the future: Pat Quinn rips a utility rate hike, and his foesThat's where Peoples Gas has its main Chicago office, the same Peoples Gas that
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
That's where Peoples Gas has its main Chicago office, the same Peoples Gas that just received an OK from the Illinois Commerce Commission for a gas-main replacement project that will cost more than $900 million over three years and push up... Read more
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NZCity
Commission warns online buyers of LuxStyleOnline shoppers need to be wary when browsing for products on LuxStyle due to i
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
Online shoppers need to be wary when browsing for products on LuxStyle due to its sales method, the Commerce Commission says. LuxStyle, a Danish-based company, operates the luxstyle.co.nz website, but also reaches consumers through social media ads... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Commission alerts public to LuxStyle online sales methodWednesday, 10 January 2018, 1:22 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission The Comm
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday, 10 January 2018, 1:22 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission The Commerce Commission is alerting the public to be wary when... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Commission releases competitor collaboration guidelinesTuesday, 9 January 2018, 11:09 amPress Release: Commerce Commission for new l
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Tuesday, 9 January 2018, 11:09 amPress Release: Commerce Commission for new lawThe Commerce Commission has released a final version of its... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Veterinary business warned over likely price fixingMonday, 8 January 2018, 4:43 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission South Island
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Monday, 8 January 2018, 4:43 pmPress Release: Commerce Commission South Island veterinary business warned over likely price fixing with competitorThe Commerce Commission has warned VetLife Limited... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Corporate tax cuts could benefit utility customerswhen introduced sometime in the first quarter of this year, according to its pl
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 10 days ago
when introduced sometime in the first quarter of this year, according to its plans. ComEd filed a petition with the Illinois Commerce Commission "seeking approval to pass along approximately $200 million in tax savings to its customers... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illinois American Water customers in Peoria to see small surcharge decreaseStar classified section on Thursday. The company filed its formal notice of a c
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 12 days ago
Star classified section on Thursday. The company filed its formal notice of a change in the QIP rate with the Illinois Commerce Commission on Dec. 20. The last time customers saw rates adjusted was when a new, broader rate increase proposal... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
ComEd to cut your bill in light of tax lawresidential customer an estimated $2 to $3 a month on their bill. The electric
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 12 days ago
residential customer an estimated $2 to $3 a month on their bill. The electric utility said it will ask the Illinois Commerce Commission for “approval to pass along approximately $200 million in tax savings to its customers in 2018.” ComEd... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Walter E. Williams: Dangers of government control loomlarge in U.S.the FCC out to pasture as it did with the Civil Aeronautics Board, which regula
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
the FCC out to pasture as it did with the Civil Aeronautics Board, which regulated the airline industry, and the Interstate Commerce Commission, which regulated the trucking industry. When we got rid of those regulatory agencies, we saw a greater... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dakota Access pipeline a mix of angst, potential for those near central Illinois tank farmshe said, because the crew hailed from elsewhere in the country and stayed in t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
she said, because the crew hailed from elsewhere in the country and stayed in trailers across the Mississippi River in Iowa. The Illinois Commerce Commission approved the pipeline in December 2015. But Clampitt said the permitting process was a sh... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
WALTER E. WILLIAMS: The dangers of government controlthe FCC out to pasture as it did with the Civil Aeronautics Board, which regula
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
the FCC out to pasture as it did with the Civil Aeronautics Board, which regulated the airline industry, and the Interstate Commerce Commission, which regulated the trucking industry. When we got rid of those regulatory agencies, we saw a greater... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Business year in review: Confidence sours under Labourup for review, and outspoken NZ Super Fund head Adrian Orr tasked with running
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
up for review, and outspoken NZ Super Fund head Adrian Orr tasked with running the Reserve Bank from March. The Commerce Commission played an active role through the year, rejecting the planned merger of dominant newspaper publishers... Read more
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NZCity
Politics keeps business world on its toesup for review, and outspoken NZ Super Fund head Adrian Orr tasked with running
NZCity / Posted 18 days ago
up for review, and outspoken NZ Super Fund head Adrian Orr tasked with running the Reserve Bank from March. The Commerce Commission played an active role through the year, rejecting the planned merger of dominant newspaper publishers... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Catlin, Westville encouraging opposition to Aqua Illinois' proposed rate hikeincrease. "I hope we do some good," said Catlin Mayor Butch Schmink, referring
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
increase. "I hope we do some good," said Catlin Mayor Butch Schmink, referring to Catlin residents writing the Illinois Commerce Commission, which will make a decision by March 30 on Aqua Illinois' rate increase, which would be about a 10... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Work on two more Kickapoo Rail Trail segments to start in 2018at Glover, east of St. Joseph. The plan for that is to do an at-grade crossing.
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
at Glover, east of St. Joseph. The plan for that is to do an at-grade crossing. That means coordination with the Illinois Commerce Commission and the Federal Railroad Administration. "That's the biggest challenge in this phase. There's no big... Read more
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NZCity
New Zealand's timeline of newsJoanne Harrison jailed for three years and seven months after taking $726,000 f
NZCity / Posted 22 days ago
Joanne Harrison jailed for three years and seven months after taking $726,000 from the Ministry of Transport 23 - Commerce Commission rejects proposed merger between Sky TV and Vodafone. They later drop the plan 15 - Whanganui River is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
St. Louis-Chicago Amtrak route to get faster, more reliable, state saysannually, according to the Federal Railroad Administration. Illinois ranks seco
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
annually, according to the Federal Railroad Administration. Illinois ranks second in the nation for trespassing deaths, said the Illinois Commerce Commission. “This corridor will be one of the most safe corridors in the country,” O... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Peoples' costly gas-main budget gets initial stamp of approvalif they're suffering a severe case of deja vu. Just like this time last year,
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 26 days ago
if they're suffering a severe case of deja vu. Just like this time last year, an administrative law judge for the Illinois Commerce Commission has tossed a hot potato in their laps in the form of a proposal handing Peoples Gas virtually everything... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Collective Bargaining Authorisation for Chicken GrowersThursday, 21 December 2017, 11:32 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Commiss
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
Thursday, 21 December 2017, 11:32 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Commission Grants Collective Bargaining Authorisation for Waikato - Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers AssociationThe Commerce... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Proceedings Filed Against GEA Milfos for Cartel ConductThursday, 21 December 2017, 11:11 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Proceed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
Thursday, 21 December 2017, 11:11 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Proceedings Filed Against Herd Management And Milk Testing Company for Cartel ConductThe Commerce Commission has filed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Updated Rules for Gas Pipeline & Electricity Lines CompaniesThursday, 21 December 2017, 10:08 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Updated
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
Thursday, 21 December 2017, 10:08 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Updated Rules for Related Party Transactions for Gas Pipeline And Electricity Lines CompaniesThe Commerce Commission... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Public Information Disclosure Requirements Tidied UpThursday, 21 December 2017, 10:06 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Public
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
Thursday, 21 December 2017, 10:06 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Public Information Disclosure Requirements Tidied up for Regulated BusinessesThe Commerce Commission has updated its... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Govt misleading the public on permit processResources. This is just not acceptable.“This is completely the opposite approac
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
Resources. This is just not acceptable.“This is completely the opposite approach to the Government’s proposal to give the Commerce Commission independent market study powers so Ministers don’t interfere.“The Government seem to be looking for any... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Annual Telco Monitoring Report shows pace of industry changeWednesday, 20 December 2017, 8:55 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Release
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 8:55 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Release No. 74 The Commerce Commission has today released... Read more
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Daily Mail
71-year married couple dies within minutes of each otherand former Republican who sat on the DuPage County Board’s zoning committee. S
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
and former Republican who sat on the DuPage County Board’s zoning committee. She also served 20 years on the Illinois Commerce Commission. RELATED ARTICLES First victims of Amtrak tragedy are named as two 'rail...T.J. Miller and his wife... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Couple married 71 years dies within minutes of each otherreportedly earned her bachelor’s degree from DePaul University while in her fif
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 29 days ago
reportedly earned her bachelor’s degree from DePaul University while in her fifties, and served on the Illinois Commerce Commission for 20 years. They are survived by their son and daughter, eight grandchildren and 12... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Productivity Commission - inquiries, research and a BIMcontinue to have an impact. The Commission’s Boosting services sector productiv
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
continue to have an impact. The Commission’s Boosting services sector productivity 2014 recommendation to enable the Commerce Commission, under direction, to undertake market studies was enacted in law and the Commerce (Cartel and Other... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Proposals for vital dairy industry actin the DIRA will expire in the South Island on May 31, 2018, if the DIRA is not
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
in the DIRA will expire in the South Island on May 31, 2018, if the DIRA is not amended beforehand.A report from the Commerce Commission, published in 2016, found that competition was not yet sufficient to warrant the removal of the DIRA... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Commission welcomes dismissal of NZME/Fairfax merger appealTuesday, 19 December 2017, 11:26 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Commissi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 11:26 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Commission welcomes High Court’s dismissal of NZME/Fairfax merger appealThe Commerce Commission has welcomed the High... Read more
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TheBull
Fairfax fails to overturn ban on NZ mergerits local assets and rival NZME. New Zealand's High Court on Tuesday dismissed
TheBull / Posted 30 days ago
its local assets and rival NZME. New Zealand's High Court on Tuesday dismissed the media firms' appeal, backing the NZ Commerce Commission's assessment of the likely impact on online national news and Sunday newspapers, plus reader and... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Fairfax New Zealand and NZME merger appeal has been dismissed by the New Zealand High CourtRowland/Getty Images The High Court has rejected a bid by media companies Fair
Business Insider Australia / Posted 30 days ago
Rowland/Getty Images The High Court has rejected a bid by media companies Fairfax New Zealand and NZME to overturn the Commerce Commission’s block on their proposed merger. Full reasons for the decision are not expected to be released until... Read more
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Mumbrella
Fairfax Media and NZME merger will not go ahead, High Court rulesor clear the proposed merger of the two companies. It comes seven months after
Mumbrella / Posted 30 days ago
or clear the proposed merger of the two companies. It comes seven months after the initial decision by the New Zealand Commerce Commission, which rejected the proposal on the basis it would greatly reduce competition in the market. The lost... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Fairfax fails to overturn ban on NZ mergerits local assets and rival NZME. New Zealand's High Court on Tuesday dismissed
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 30 days ago
its local assets and rival NZME. New Zealand's High Court on Tuesday dismissed the media firms' appeal, backing the NZ Commerce Commission's assessment of the likely impact on online national news and Sunday newspapers, plus reader and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Results Judgment: NZME merger appeal dismissedHIGH COURT OF NEW ZEALAND TE KŌTI MATUA O AOTEAROA 19 December 2017 MEDIA RELEA
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
HIGH COURT OF NEW ZEALAND TE KŌTI MATUA O AOTEAROA 19 December 2017 MEDIA RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION NZME Ltd v Commerce Commission [2017] NZHC 3206 Press summary This summary is provided to assist in the understanding of the Court’s... Read more
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NZCity
High Court rejects Fairfax-NZME mergerMedia giants NZME and Fairfax have failed in their legal bid to overturn a Comm
NZCity / Posted 30 days ago
Media giants NZME and Fairfax have failed in their legal bid to overturn a Commerce Commission decision blocking them from merging. The High Court on Tuesday announced it had declined the companies' appeal against the watchdog's decision. The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Net neutrality in New ZealandNew Zealand. The recent change in the US climate might embolden companies here
Scoop.co.nz / Posted a month ago
New Zealand. The recent change in the US climate might embolden companies here to follow suit.Or not. Regulatory actionThe Commerce Commission has never been backward when dealing with telecommunications companies. If there’s a whiff of reduced... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on December 17, 2017River Packers’ association from placing nets and other obstructions in the Colu
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
River Packers’ association from placing nets and other obstructions in the Columbia river near Sand island. The interstate commerce commission decided that the increased rates on canned goods shipped from California to Oregon by water were... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
The price of net neutrality is continued vigilance, says InternetNZvery close having tight links between a big ISP and a big media company when Vo
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 1 months ago
very close having tight links between a big ISP and a big media company when Vodafone NZ and Sky TV tried to merge. The Commerce Commission blocked the deal on the grounds that the merged entity would continue to control the rights to premium... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
How to Resolve Issues with Your Broadband ProviderFriday, 15 December 2017, 10:34 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Commissio
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 1 months ago
Friday, 15 December 2017, 10:34 amPress Release: Commerce Commission Commission Releases Tips to Help Resolve Issues with Your Broadband ProviderThe Commerce Commission has released the final quick... Read more
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