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Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms 21 August 2017 Gyms have agreed to amend their standard form contracts after a Commerce Commission review into unfair contract terms in the sector. […]

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Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network 18 August 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released its Issues Paper for electricity distributor Powerco Limited’s (Powerco) […]

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Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear 16 August 2017 The Commerce Commission has warned Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare New Zealand Limited (GSK) and AFT Pharmaceuticals Limited (AFT) that the […]

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Draft report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Draft report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Draft report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation Draft report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation 15 August 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released its draft report on Fonterra’s base milk price calculation for the 2016/17 dairy season.  The […]

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Four telcos warned by Commission

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Four telcos warned by Commission

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Four telcos warned by Commission Four telcos warned by Commission 14 August 2017 The Commerce Commission has sent warning letters to four telecommunication companies about specific conduct that the Commission considers breached the Fair Trading Act. Warning letters have been sent to MyRepublic Limited (MyRepublic), Two […]

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Hamilton real estate agency fined more than $1 million for price fixing

By   /  August 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Hamilton real estate agency fined more than $1 million for price fixing

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Hamilton real estate agency fined more than $1 million for price fixing Hamilton real estate agency fined more than $1 million for price fixing 9 August 2017 Hamilton real estate agency Online Realty Limited (trading under the Ray White banner) has been ordered to pay a […]

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Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Essilor/Luxottica

By   /  August 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Essilor/Luxottica

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Essilor/Luxottica Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Essilor/Luxottica 2 August 2017 The Commerce Commission has published a statement of preliminary issues relating to the proposed global merger of Essilor International (Compagnie Générale d’Optique) S.A. and Luxottica Group S.p.A. The statement […]

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Commission declines Vero Insurance clearance to acquire Tower

By   /  July 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission declines Vero Insurance clearance to acquire Tower

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission declines Vero Insurance clearance to acquire Tower Commission declines Vero Insurance clearance to acquire Tower 26 July 2017 The Commerce Commission has declined to grant clearance to Vero Insurance New Zealand Limited to acquire up to 100% of the shares in Tower Limited. The merger […]

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Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Trade Me Limited / Limelight Software Limited

By   /  July 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Trade Me Limited / Limelight Software Limited

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Trade Me Limited / Limelight Software Limited Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Trade Me Limited / Limelight Software Limited 25 July 2017 The Commerce Commission has published a statement of preliminary issues relating to Trade Me Limited’s (Trade Me) […]

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Commission releases 2017/18 priorities – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Commission releases 2017/18 priorities – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commission releases 2017/18 priorities Commission releases 2017/18 priorities20 July 2017 The Commerce Commission have released its priority focus areas for the upcoming year publicly for the first time.Speaking at the Commission’s competition and regulation conference, Competition Matters 2017, in Wellington today, Chairman Dr Mark Berry […]

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Commission releases 2017/18 priorities | Commerce Commission

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission releases 2017/18 priorities | Commerce Commission

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission releases 2017/18 priorities | Commerce Commission Commission releases 2017/18 priorities 20 July 2017 The Commerce Commission have released its priority focus areas for the upcoming year publicly for the first time. Speaking at the Commission’s competition and regulation conference, Competition Matters 2017, in Wellington today, […]

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Retailer sold unsafe toys and children’s nightwear

By   /  July 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Retailer sold unsafe toys and children’s nightwear

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Retailer sold unsafe toys and children’s nightwear Retailer sold unsafe toys and children’s nightwear 18 July 2017 Low-cost retailer The 123 Mart Limited (123 Mart) has been found guilty in the Auckland District Court on 17 charges under the Fair Trading Act. The charges all relate […]

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Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Healthcare NZ/Geneva Healthcare Group

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Healthcare NZ/Geneva Healthcare Group

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Healthcare NZ/Geneva Healthcare Group Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Healthcare NZ/Geneva Healthcare Group 14 July 2017 The Commerce Commission has published a Statement of Preliminary Issues relating to Healthcare of New Zealand Holdings Limited (Healthcare NZ) proposed acquisition of […]

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Commission warns NZers to avoid Gifting Circle schemes

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission warns NZers to avoid Gifting Circle schemes

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission warns NZers to avoid Gifting Circle schemes Commission warns NZers to avoid Gifting Circle schemes 14 July 2017 The Commerce Commission is advising all New Zealanders to avoid involvement in Women’s Gifting Circles as it considers them to be illegal pyramid schemes. The Commission began […]

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Trade Me seeks clearance to acquire Motorcentral

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Trade Me seeks clearance to acquire Motorcentral

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Trade Me seeks clearance to acquire Motorcentral Trade Me seeks clearance to acquire Motorcentral 12 July 2017 The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Trade Me Limited (Trade Me) to acquire up to 100% of the shares in Limelight Software Limited, trading as Motorcentral. […]

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Essilor and Luxottica seek clearance for global merger

By   /  July 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Essilor and Luxottica seek clearance for global merger

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Essilor and Luxottica seek clearance for global merger Essilor and Luxottica seek clearance for global merger 10 July 2017 The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Essilor International (Compagnie Générale d’Optique) S.A. and Luxottica Group S.p.A relating to the global merger of the two […]

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Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Tronox/Cristal merger

By   /  July 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Tronox/Cristal merger

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Tronox/Cristal merger Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Tronox/Cristal merger 7 July 2017 The Commerce Commission has published a Statement of Preliminary Issues relating to Tronox Limited’s proposed acquisition of National Titanium Dioxide Company Ltd (Cristal). The statement outlines the […]

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‘Toothpick’ pistol crossbows illegal in New Zealand

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on ‘Toothpick’ pistol crossbows illegal in New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: ‘Toothpick’ pistol crossbows illegal in New Zealand ‘Toothpick’ pistol crossbows illegal in New Zealand 3 July 2017 The Commerce Commission is advising those selling ‘mini’ or ‘toothpick’ pistol crossbows that these products are likely to be covered by an unsafe goods notice and cannot be sold […]

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Update on Vero’s application to acquire Tower

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Update on Vero’s application to acquire Tower

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Update on Vero’s application to acquire Tower Update on Vero’s application to acquire Tower 30 June 2017 The Commerce Commission has agreed to extend the date for its final decision on Vero Insurance’s application seeking clearance to purchase 100% of the shares in Tower. The Commission […]

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Tronox seeks clearance to acquire the titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal

By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Tronox seeks clearance to acquire the titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Tronox seeks clearance to acquire the titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal Tronox seeks clearance to acquire the titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal 27 June 2017 The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Tronox Limited (Tronox) to acquire the titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment […]

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