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Camplify Seeks Clearance To Acquire THL’s Mighway And SHAREaCAMPER

Tuesday, 11 January 2022, 7:35 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Camplify Co (NZ) Limited, a subsidiary of ASX-listed Camplify Holdings Limited, to acquire the New Zealand assets and business of Tourism Holdings Limited’s (THL’s) peer-to-peer ... More >>

Clearance Sought For Vocus / 2degrees Merger

Monday, 10 January 2022, 3:01 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has received an application for clearance in relation to a transaction that would see the merger of the Vocus Group with 2degrees. Vocus and 2degrees are both telecommunications providers that primarily supply retail fixed ... More >>

Life Health Foods Seeks Clearance To Acquire Chalmers Organics

Friday, 24 December 2021, 2:54 am | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Life Health Foods NZ Limited to acquire the business and assets of Chalmers Organics Limited by way of a 100 percent asset purchase. Life Health Foods and Chalmers Organics both supply ... More >>

Statement Of Issues Released For Ampol / Z Clearance Application

Thursday, 23 December 2021, 7:18 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has published a statement of issues relating to an application from Ampol Limited (Ampol) seeking clearance to acquire 100% of the shares in Z Energy Limited (Z), subject to an undertaking from Ampol to sell its Gull business either ... More >>

Statement Of Issues Released For Proposed Acquisition Of Jurox By Zoetis

Thursday, 23 December 2021, 3:15 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has published a Statement of Issues relating to the clearance application from Zoetis Inc. seeking clearance to acquire Betrola Pty Limited. Betrola owns the Jurox group of companies. The Statement of Issues outlines the Commission’s ... More >>

Statement Of Issues Released For Anytime NZ Limited’s Collaborative Activity Clearance Application

Wednesday, 22 December 2021, 12:30 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has published a Statement of Issues relating to the application by Anytime NZ Limited (Anytime NZ) for clearance under section 65A of the Commerce Act 1986 for proposed agreements with its franchisees. The proposed agreements contain ... More >>

Statement Of Preliminary Issues Released For NPA’s Application Seeking Authorisation For Collective Bargaining

Tuesday, 21 December 2021, 7:28 pm | Commerce Commission

Statement of Preliminary Issues released for News Publishers’ Association’s application seeking authorisation for collective bargaining The Commerce Commission has published a statement of preliminary issues relating to an application from the ... More >>

Commission Files Proceedings Against Alleged International Freight Forwarding Cartels

Monday, 20 December 2021, 2:03 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has filed civil proceedings in the High Court against two international freight forwarding companies, Mondiale Freight Services Limited (Mondiale) and Oceanbridge Shipping Limited (Oceanbridge), and four individuals associated with ... More >>

Court Grants Declarations That Moola’s Google Ads Agreements Breached Commerce Act

Monday, 20 December 2021, 12:03 pm | Commerce Commission

The High Court has granted the declarations sought by the Commerce Commission that Moola.co.nz Limited (Moola) engaged in cartel conduct relating to online advertising. The cartel conduct involved Moola reaching agreements with other consumer credit ... More >>

Refunds Sought For Customers After Failure To Disclose Early Termination Fees

Monday, 20 December 2021, 9:09 am | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has filed proceedings at the High Court in Auckland against Callplus Services Limited, Orcon Limited and Switch Utilities Limited – all subsidiaries of the Australian Vocus Group Limited. The companies supply power and broadband services ... More >>

Consumer Complaints Continue To Add Value

Friday, 17 December 2021, 10:21 am | Commerce Commission

The latest snapshot of consumer complaints to the Commerce Commission shows little variation in the number of complaints, down just 22 from 9,892 in the year to 30 June 2020 to 9,870 in the year to 30 June 2021. The Commission releases the annual ... More >>

Commission Establishes Maximum Revenues And Quality Standards For Chorus Under New Fibre Regulatory Regime

Thursday, 16 December 2021, 9:15 am | Commerce Commission

New maximum revenue and quality standards for Chorus announced by the Commerce Commission today are aimed at a smooth transition of prices into the new regulatory regime and locking in the quality that New Zealanders have come to expect from their fibre services. ... More >>

Natural Gas Pipeline Reliability Maintained, Profits Not Excessive, Analysis Shows

Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 8:38 am | Commerce Commission

Profits per customer declined for regulated gas pipeline businesses over the seven years to 2020, according to analysis by the Commerce Commission. As detailed in a new Commission report, Trends in gas pipeline business performance , the average ... More >>

Commission Releases Final Report On Fonterra's 2021/22 Milk Price Manual

Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 8:27 am | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission today published its final report on its annual review of Fonterra’s Milk Price Manual for the 2021/22 dairy season. There is not enough depth in the market for milk supplied to processors in New Zealand to establish a ... More >>

Taranaki By-Products Withdraws Application To Increase Its Shareholding In Tuakau Proteins Limited

Tuesday, 14 December 2021, 7:03 pm | Commerce Commission

Taranaki By-Product Limited has formally withdrawn its application to the Commerce Commission for clearance for it, or a related company, to increase its shareholding in Tuakau Proteins Limited. Subsequent to the application being filed, a fire destroyed ... More >>

Commission Allocates Telco Development Levy Among Providers

Tuesday, 14 December 2021, 8:58 am | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has today released its final decision on the allocation of payments for the Government’s Telecommunications Development Levy (TDL) for 2020/21 among providers of telecommunications services. Spark, Vodafone, Chorus, ... More >>

THL Seeks Clearance To Acquire Apollo

Monday, 13 December 2021, 7:07 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from THL Group (Australia) Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Tourism Holdings Limited, seeking clearance to acquire 100% of the shares in Apollo Tourism & Leisure Ltd. THL and Apollo both supply ... More >>

Fixing Customer Service Tops Telco Consumer Wishlist

Thursday, 9 December 2021, 9:02 am | Commerce Commission

Poor customer service should be the top priority in the Commerce Commission’s work to improve telecommunications retail service quality outcomes for consumers, according to half of the respondents to a recent Commission poll. The poll asked ... More >>

Ability To Keep Phone Number When Switching Provider Protected For Five More Years

Thursday, 2 December 2021, 9:01 am | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has today announced it will continue to protect the ability of telecommunications consumers to keep their landline and mobile telephone numbers if they switch providers. Telecommunications Commissioner Tristan Gilbertson said ... More >>

Commission Proposes To Approve Revenue Increase For Unison To Connect Tauhara Geothermal Power Plant

Wednesday, 1 December 2021, 9:23 am | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has issued a draft decision proposing to approve Unison Networks Limited’s application to increase its allowed revenue to cover the $7.3 million cost of connecting Contact Energy Limited’s Tauhara geothermal power plant ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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