Qualcomm has asked a Korean court to overturn a 1.03 trillion won (€816 million) antitrust fine and stay a suite of behavioural remedies Korea’s Fair Trade Commission had designed to restore competition in mobile phone patents and chipset markets.
Indonesia’s Business Competition Supervisory Commission yesterday ordered Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing and Astra Honda Motor to pay 47.5 billion rupiah (€3.38 million) after finding the companies rigged prices of scooters.
Korea’s Fair Trade Commission may propose amending Korean competition legislation to allow the private sector to force the agency to refer complaints to criminal prosecutors.
With approximately 250 million people, Indonesia is by far the largest country within ASEAN. Sonya Lalli spoke to an enforcer with Indonesia’s Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition (KPPU) to discuss the enforcer’s progress and how the country will fare against foreign competition
Chinese enforcers’ insistence on confessions and self-reporting are among the features that distinguish their procedures from defence rights in many other jurisdictions, practitioners explained today. Tom Webb in Hong Kong
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