0
Wireless

Google postpones introduction of 30% commission on in-app purchases in India to April 2022

Wednesday 7 October 2020 | 05:41 CET | News
Google has deferred the enforcement of 30 percent commission on in-app purchases of digital goods from its Play Store in India to April 2022. The decision follows recent protests by Indian developers, The Economic Times reports. Globally, the fee comes is scheduled to be introduced starting with September 2021.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google
Countries: India
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Google to halve commission on first USD 1 mln in sales for app developers on Play

Published 16 Mar 2021 13:05 CET | World | Update: 17 Mar 2021 08:50 CET
Google has confirmed plans to lower the commission it takes from app developers selling goods or services via Google Play. The ...

India Post launches 'DakPay' digital payments app

Published 17 Dec 2020 08:34 CET | India
India's Department of Posts (DoP) and India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) have introduced a digital payment app dubbed 'DakPay'. The ...

Apple to halve App Store commission for small developers from 2021

Published 18 Nov 2020 12:38 CET | World
Apple announced it will charge a reduced commission on its App Store from next year for small businesses. App publishers with ...

India opens investigation into Google abusing app store position

Published 10 Nov 2020 11:08 CET | India
India's antitrust watchdog CCI opened an investigation into Google allegedly abusing its dominant position on its app store to ...

Google promises Android changes to open up to alternative app stores

Published 29 Sep 2020 13:03 CET | World
Google is tightening its Play store policies for app developers, making sure all in-app purchases are subject to its billing ...

Google opposes 'unworkable' mandatory media bargaining code in Australia

Published 17 Sep 2020 07:54 CET | Australia
Google has announced it does not oppose "a code that oversees the relationships between news publishers and digital platforms" in ...

Australian watchdog to examine mobile apps stores

Published 08 Sep 2020 09:38 CET | Australia
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced it will examine the experiences of consumers, developers, ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

10 May Ceva Q1 2021
10 May Weibo Q1 2021
10 May Boingo Wireless Q1 2021
10 May Synchronoss Q1
10 May NortonLifeLock fiscal Q4, investors day
10 May 8x8 fiscal Q4 results
11 May Magyar Telekom Q1 2021
11 May Radcom Q1 2021
11 May Vizio Q1 2021
11 May Sonim Q1 2021
11 May Telefonica Brasil Q1 2021
11 May Allot Q1 2021
11 May Softbank FY results
11 May United Internet Q1 2021
11 May Lattice Semiconductor investor day
11 May Small Cells World Summit
12 May Airtel Africa Q1 2021
12 May Mediaset Q1 2021
12 May NEC FY results
12 May Telefonica Deutschland Q1 2021
12 May Deutsche Telekom Q1 2021
12 May Bredband2 Q1 2021
12 May Syn Q1 results 2021
12 May OTE Q1 2021
12 May Lumentum fiscal Q3
13 May Inwit Q1 2021
13 May Telefonica Q1 2021
13 May Poly fiscal Q4
13 May Alibaba Group Q1
13 May DZS investors day
::: More Calendar Items