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TPG slashes headcount by 5 per cent

Continues iiNet integration Rohan Pearce (Computerworld)18 October, 2019 12:55  In the course of a year TPG cut 280 jobs, reducing its headcount by almost 6 per cent. In its annual report, released today, the telco said that as of the end of July 2019 it had 4776 employees, down from 5056 a year earlier. TPG …


Labor questions ACCC’s judgment on TPG-Vodafone

James FernyhoughReporterOct 10, 2019 Labor communications spokeswoman Michelle Rowland has questioned the competition watchdog’s decision to block the merger between TPG and Vodafone Hutchison Australia, saying the mobile market is already highly competitive. In a speech at the CommsDay conference in Melbourne on Thursday, Ms Rowland will say the more-the-merrier view of competition is “an overly …


TPG boss mystery man to appear in public for first time at Vodafone court case

The billionaire, who has never appeared in public, takes his appeal against the ACCC decision to court in Melbourne Ben Butler Wed 11 Sep 2019 04.00 AESTLast modified on Wed 11 Sep 2019 07.44 AEST He’s worth $3bn, has never appeared in public and only one photograph of him has ever been seen by the public. He …


ACCC opposes TPG-Vodafone merger

ACCC accidentally releases details of decision Rohan Pearce (Computerworld)08 May, 2019 15:42 The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has revealed it will oppose a proposed merger between TPG and Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA). A decision was expected to be announced tomorrow, but the ACCC released a short statement this afternoon after details of the …


Competition cop not yet sold on TPG-Vodafone merger

ACCC concerned over impact on competition in mobile and fixed broadband markets Rohan Pearce (Computerworld)13 December, 2018 09:47 The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is seeking further information before it green lights the merger of TPG and Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA). The ACCC today released a statement of issues detailing concerns relating to the …