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ACCC approves collective bargaining for retail energy prices

LFRA CEO hoping for renewable sector to step up during tender process.

Flight Centre pays $252,000 for misleading promotions

Travel group pays fine after 35,000 customers took part in unclear promotions.

Product safety crackdown floated as ACCC reveals millions of recalled products are floating around

ACCC fears over 3 million unsafe products are still in Australian homes.

ACCC proposes joint tendering for retail energy prices

Proposal would allow LFRA members to seek more competitive energy offers.

Costs hidden from potential franchisees

Would-be food franchisees are not being given the full picture before they buy into a business: ACCC.

ACCC won’t oppose Wesfarmers, Catch tie-up

Watchdog finds the proposed acquisition unlikely to lessen competition.

Consumer watchdog calls for new measures to combat Facebook and Google’s digital dominance

The ACCC’s 600-page report makes 23 recommendations for a more even playing field.

Court sides with Woolworths in compostability case

Supermarket was taken to court by the ACCC over sustainability claims.

ACCC checks APRA’s “near-monopoly” on music licences

Businesses could soon see lower fees to play licenced music.

ACCC targets Kogan for misleading customers

ACCC alleges Kogan misled customers regarding discounts.