australian competition and consumer commission

TPG-Vodafone merger could push telco price war further

TPG-Vodafone merger could push telco price war further

ACCAN says new entity would likely increase competition.
Nico Arboleda Oct 15 2018, 10:47AM Telco
Fibre beats out DSL in Aussie households

Fibre beats out DSL in Aussie households

ABS survey reveals 70 percent growth in fibre subscribers.
Nico Arboleda Oct 3 2018, 6:52AM Telco
ACCC warns telcos over false and misleading advertising

ACCC warns telcos over false and misleading advertising

Citing Optus, Telstra and Vodafone's "unlimited" data claims.
Nico Arboleda Sep 17 2018, 11:38AM Telco
Aussie Broadband drops "congestion-free" claims from ads

Aussie Broadband drops "congestion-free" claims from ads

After consumer watchdog raised concerns.
Nico Arboleda Sep 7 2018, 3:21PM Telco
ACCC to review Telstra's copper network services

ACCC to review Telstra's copper network services

Six declared services set to expire next year.
Nico Arboleda Aug 31 2018, 11:52AM Networking
ACCC to review TPG-Vodafone merger

ACCC to review TPG-Vodafone merger

Joint venture to bid on 3.6GHz spectrum also being reviewed.
Nico Arboleda Aug 31 2018, 5:50AM Telco
Fines for consumer law offences set to increase

Fines for consumer law offences set to increase

Legislation passes parliament.
Nico Arboleda Aug 24 2018, 7:09AM Strategy
Telstra debtors harassed by collection agency, court finds

Telstra debtors harassed by collection agency, court finds

ACM Group slammed over conduct.
Michael Jenkin Jul 31 2018, 7:19AM Telco
ACCC sues Amaysim's energy subsidiary

ACCC sues Amaysim's energy subsidiary

ACCC claims Click Energy made false or misleading claims about discounts and savings.
Nico Arboleda Jul 9 2018, 4:05PM Telco
Toshiba recalls notebook charger over fire hazard

Toshiba recalls notebook charger over fire hazard

Adapters sold between 2011 and 2015.
Brendon Foye Jul 2 2018, 12:14PM Hardware
Apple fined $9 million over repairs policy

Apple fined $9 million over repairs policy

Engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct.
Nico Arboleda Jun 19 2018, 9:09AM Hardware
Apple expected to settle iPhone repairs case with ACCC

Apple expected to settle iPhone repairs case with ACCC

Watchdog claimed customers were entitled to a fix for error 53.
Brendon Foye Jun 13 2018, 12:59PM Hardware
Fitbit Australia misled customers over warranties

Fitbit Australia misled customers over warranties

Wearables vendor broke Australian Consumer Law.
Brendon Foye Jun 1 2018, 10:00AM Mobility
MYOB terminates $180 million Reckon acquisition

MYOB terminates $180 million Reckon acquisition

Two companies couldn't agree to extend terms.
Brendon Foye May 31 2018, 10:37AM Software
NBN subscriptions surge six-fold in three months

NBN subscriptions surge six-fold in three months

Nearly cracks one million milestone.
Nico Arboleda May 10 2018, 11:52AM Telco
ISPs still competitive despite market concentration: ACCC

ISPs still competitive despite market concentration: ACCC

Vodafone and TPG should fuel further competition.
Nico Arboleda Apr 5 2018, 11:22AM Telco
Telstra gets OK on NBN migration plan changes

Telstra gets OK on NBN migration plan changes

Enabling FTTC as a new access technology for the NBN.
Nico Arboleda Mar 6 2018, 11:17AM Telco
ACCC to release NBN broadband speed reports soon

ACCC to release NBN broadband speed reports soon

Watchdog reiterates focus on broadband ahead of report release.
Nico Arboleda Feb 20 2018, 4:25PM Telco
NBN resellers enabling better bandwidth with CVC uptake

NBN resellers enabling better bandwidth with CVC uptake

Resellers acquired 38 percent more connectivity virtual circuit last quarter.
Nico Arboleda Feb 8 2018, 11:01AM Networking
Optus to compensate 8700 customers for slow NBN

Optus to compensate 8700 customers for slow NBN

Following steps made by Telstra last month.
Nico Arboleda Dec 11 2017, 11:26AM Telco

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