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Commerce Commission

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The Commerce Commission is a New Zealand government agency charged with enforcing legislation that promotes competition in the country's markets and prohibits misleading and deceptive conduct by traders. [1]

28 relations: Anti-competitive practices, Asset, Baby walker, Bicycle, Bruce Robertson (judge), Cartel, Combustibility and flammability, Commerce Act 1986, Competition (economics), Creditor, Dairy, Dairy Industry Restructuring Act 2001, Economy of New Zealand, Electric power industry, Fair Trading Act 1986, Fonterra, Goods and services, Interest, Lighter, Mark Berry (lawyer), Market (economics), Mergers and acquisitions, Motor vehicle, New Zealand, Pyramid scheme, Safety standards, Share (finance), Telecommunication.

Anti-competitive practices

Anti-competitive practices are business, government or religious practices that prevent or reduce competition in a market (see restraint of trade).

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In financial accounting, an asset is an economic resource.

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Baby walker

A baby walker is a device that can be used by infants who cannot walk on their own to move from one place to another.

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A bicycle, also called a cycle or bike, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other.

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Bruce Robertson (judge)

Sir James Bruce Robertson (born 1944), generally known as Bruce Robertson, is a retired judge of the Court of Appeal of New Zealand, where he was appointed in May 2005.

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A cartel is a group of apparently independent producers whose goal is to increase their collective profits by means of price fixing, limiting supply, or other restrictive practices.

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Combustibility and flammability

Flammable materials are those that ignite more easily than other materials, whereas those that are harder to ignite or burn less vigorously are combustible.

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Commerce Act 1986

The Commerce Act 1986 is a statute of New Zealand.

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Competition (economics)

In economics, competition is a condition where different economic firmsThis article follows the general economic convention of referring to all actors as firms; examples in include individuals and brands or divisions within the same (legal) firm.

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A creditor is a party (for example, person, organization, company, or government) that has a claim on the services of a second party.

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A dairy is a business enterprise established for the harvesting or processing (or both) of animal milk – mostly from cows or goats, but also from buffaloes, sheep, horses, or camels – for human consumption.

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Dairy Industry Restructuring Act 2001

The Dairy Industry Restructuring Act was an Act of Parliament passed in New Zealand in 2001.

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Economy of New Zealand

The economy of New Zealand is the 53rd-largest national economy in the world when measured by nominal gross domestic product (GDP) and the 68th-largest in the world when measured by purchasing power parity (PPP).

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Electric power industry

The electric power industry covers the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electric power to the general public and industry.

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Fair Trading Act 1986

The Fair Trading Act 1986 is a statute of New Zealand.

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Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited is a New Zealand multinational dairy co-operative owned by around 10,500 New Zealand farmers.

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Goods and services

Goods are items that are tangible, such as pens, salt, apples, oganesson, and hats.

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Interest is payment from a borrower or deposit-taking financial institution to a lender or depositor of an amount above repayment of the principal sum (i.e., the amount borrowed), at a particular rate.

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A lighter is a portable device used to create a flame, and to ignite a variety of combustible materials, such as cigars, gas stoves, fireworks, candles or cigarettes.

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Mark Berry (lawyer)

Mark Berry is a lawyer who has been the chair of the Commerce Commission of New Zealand since April 2009.

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Market (economics)

A market is one of the many varieties of systems, institutions, procedures, social relations and infrastructures whereby parties engage in exchange.

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Mergers and acquisitions

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are transactions in which the ownership of companies, other business organizations, or their operating units are transferred or consolidated with other entities.

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Motor vehicle

A motor vehicle is a self-propelled vehicle, commonly wheeled, that does not operate on rails, such as trains or trams and used for the transportation of passengers, or passengers and property.

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New Zealand

New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

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Pyramid scheme

A pyramid scheme (commonly known as pyramid scams) is a business model that recruits members via a promise of payments or services for enrolling others into the scheme, rather than supplying investments or sale of products or services.

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Safety standards

Safety standards are standards designed to ensure the safety of products, activities or processes, etc.

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Share (finance)

In financial markets, a share is a unit used as mutual funds, limited partnerships, and real estate investment trusts.

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Telecommunication is the transmission of signs, signals, messages, words, writings, images and sounds or information of any nature by wire, radio, optical or other electromagnetic systems.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commerce_Commission

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