Anti-competitive practices: Apple, Google, Netflix, Amazon India executed to appear before parliamentary panel on Tuesday – Times of India

New Delhi: Top officers of Indian arms Apple, Google, heroinenetflix and Microsoft Will appear on Tuesday before a parliamentary panel looking into anti-competitive practices in the digital space, the committee’s chairman Jayant Sinha Told.
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance is looking into various aspects of competition in the market, especially with regard to technology majors.
According to a notice issued by Lok Sabha Secretariat, agenda of the meeting “Oral evidence from representatives of large tech companies on the topic of ‘anti-competitive’ practices by big tech companies.”
“Representatives of Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, Netflix from their Indian arm and a few others will appear before a parliamentary committee on the issue of competitive behavior in the digital market,” Sinha told PTI on Sunday.
The BJP leader and former Union Minister further said that the committee has already held discussions with Competition Commission of India (CCI), Ministry of Corporate Affairs and Indian tech firms on the issue.
Food delivery platform Swiggy and . representatives of zomatoE-commerce player Flipkart, cab aggregator Hailstonehotel aggregator OyoAnd the All India Gaming Association are among those who have already been called by the Sinha-led panel.
In the recent past, there have been complaints about the alleged anti-competitive practices of various technology platforms and firms.
Following complaints of unfair trade practices, CCI is already investigating various cases, especially in the digital space.
On 28 April, the CCI made a presentation before a parliamentary panel about the aspects of competition in the market.