The Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) and the ASX Settlement and Transfer Corporation Pty Ltd (ASTC) have undertaken not to significantly discriminate between users of CHESS services depending upon whether the user is utilising the share registry services of the joint venture, ASX Perpetual Registrars Limited (APRL).
The Commission investigated reports that the Phone Shop was selling novelty telephones that they claimed could be connected to the Telstra network. These phones were not labelled to show compliance with the ACA (Australian Communications Authority) standards; they were therefore non-compliant and could not legally be connected to the Telstra network.
The Broken Hill Proprietary Company Limited is addressing the changes resulting from the implementation of the New Tax System. Consistent with this, BHP has prepared a Public Compliance Commitment in accordance with the ACCC's Price Exploitation Guidelines.