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Australia to introduce reforms to address dominance of digital platforms

Friday 26 July 2019 | 16:11 CET | News
According to ACCC chair Rod Sims, the Commission's recommendations deal with the many competition, consumer, privacy and news media issues the watchdog has identified throughout the course of its inquiry. ACCC's recommendations are also "dynamic", in that they will provide the framework and the information that governments and communities will need to address further issues as they arise. 

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