anticompetitive

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an·ti·com·pet·i·tive

 (ăn′tē-kəm-pĕt′ĭ-tĭv, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Relating to practices or policies that unfairly thwart or impede competition in a market: anticompetitive pricing strategies.

anticompetitive

(ˌæntɪkəmˈpɛtɪtɪv)
adj
(in business) discouraging competition
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The CCP is mandated under the Competition Act to ensure free competition in all spheres of commercial and economic activity, to enhance economic efficiency and to protect consumers from anti-competitive practices including deceptive marketing practices.
The order also stated that the importance of undertakings and associations remaining vigilant as to the threat of potential collusion and other anti-competitive practices.
judge's ruling that the company engaged in anti-competitive practices as the chipmaker pursues an appeal, Bloomberg's Kartikay Mehrotra reports.
It was earlier reported that the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has ordered an investigation into Google's anti-competitive practices in India, but the details of that directive were not disclosed at the time.
Big companies like Google, Apple, and Facebook have been known to adopt anti-competitive practices to maintain their dominance on the market.
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"Unannounced inspections are a preliminary investigatory step into suspected anti-competitive practices. The fact that the commission carries out such inspections does not mean that the companies are guilty of anti- competitive behaviour nor does it prejudge the outcome of the investigation itself.
Global ports operator DP World on Wednesday said it had not received any communication from India's anti-trust regulator for involvement in allegedly anti-competitive practices by the Dubai-based company.
The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) is keeping a close watch on various apriority' industries in the local manufacturing sector for possible anti-competitive practices.
Fine Gael MEP, Brian Hayes, said, 'Commissioner Vestager made it very clear to me that the commission is devoting significant resources to the investigation of anti-competitive practices in the Irish car insurance market.
Caverion Deutschland GmbH (and its predecessors) had been found to have participated in anti-competitive practices between 2005 and 2013.
The Commission, under its advocacy mandate and to protect consumers from anti-competitive practices, has decided to hold the open hearings.