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The UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is planning to build its expertise in technology and data, hiring a team of experts to handle a growing number of cases, including a new chief data and technology insights officer.
Two Uber drivers should be classed as 'workers' entitled to paid rest breaks, holidays and the National Minimum Wage, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has confirmed.
The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published guidance on its new approach to handling applications from businesses seeking leniency from prosecutions and fines for cartel activity.
Pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers will have the chance to obtain fast-tracked approval for the use of innovative new treatments and technologies on the NHS in England from April 2018, the UK government has announced.
Businesses that wish to use computer algorithms to control the way they price their goods must ensure the software operates in accordance with competition laws, the director-general for competition at the European Commission has said.
Moves by the Singaporean government to incentivise construction companies in the city state to embrace new digital technologies should be seen as a business opportunity, an expert has said.