ACM makes market analysis for high-quality business business telecom services available for consultation19-11-2020
ACM has made a draft version of the Market Analysis of High-Quality Wholesale Access (HWT) available for consultation among relevant market participants in the market for business telecommunication services.
ACM has cleared the acquisition of telecom operator Simpel by rival operator T-Mobile. This acquisition will not have a significant impact on the competitive landscape in the market for mobile-telecom services.
Insurers in the Netherlands are allowed to introduce a scheme that will enable them to handle cases involving damage to vehicles in a faster and more simplified manner.
ACM has reprimanded Stay Healthy Products for using misleading commercial practices. Stay Healthy Products has now stopped offering ‘free’ products, and has promised that consumers who received these products do not have to pay for them.
ACM clears acquisition of parts of health care provider Careyn by Thebe after transfer of district nursing in two towns03-11-2020
Health care provider Thebe can acquire several activities of rival provider Careyn. ACM’s condition is that Careyn must transfer its district-nursing activities in two towns to another health care provider. Consumers consequently will continue to have a choice in those towns.
ACM has drawn up guidelines in which the rules for supplying heat are explained in detail. In these guidelines, it is explained, among other things, how heat suppliers must inform their customers about what exactly they are supplied, and what they have to pay for that.
ACM has established that online retailer We Love Musthaves violates the rules, and has therefore imposed an order subject to periodic penalty payments, forcing it to stop the violations.
Student-discount company Knaek Promotions BV has adjusted its conditions for subscription cancellations, following an ACM action. Consumers are now able to cancel their subscriptions with a one-month notice after their first fixed subscription period expires.