digital platforms inquiry

magnifying glass investigation look closer

The ACCC has revealed it has five “well advanced” investigations into Facebook and Google, following the release of its digital platforms inquiry, which was critical of the two American multinationals. Addressing the Melbourne Press Club this week, ACCC Chairman Rod Sims said the consumer watchdog has “five investigations well advanced”

big fish eating little fish

The ACCC is debating whether current competition laws need to be amended to deal with the deep pockets of Facebook and Google and their tendency to buy smaller companies which one day could rival their own businesses. This is a part of the consumer watchdog’s current digital platform inquiry into