Qualcomm is fined for anti-competitive practices-again

THE tech industry hardly needs another reminder that trustbusters are on its case. But the European Commission is always happy to oblige. On January 24th Europe’s executive body slapped a penalty of €1bn ($1.2bn) on Qualcomm, one of the world’s largest chip-designers, for abusing its dominance in baseband processors, a critical component in mobile phones.

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CCI slaps fine on two Gujarat chemists associations – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Clamping down on unfair trade practices in pharma business, the Competition Commission has imposed a total penalty of over Rs 12 lakh on two Gujarat- based chemists groupings. The two associations are Chemists and Druggists Association of Baroda ( CDAB) and Federation of Gujarat State Chemists & Druggists Association.