Apple faces antitrust case in India over in-app payments issues


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Apple Inc is facing an antitrust challenge in India for allegedly abusing its dominant position in the apps market by forcing developers to use its proprietary in-app purchase system, according to a source and documents seen by Reuters.


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The allegations are similar to a case Apple faces in the European Union, where regulators last year started an investigation into Apple`s imposition of an in-app fee of 30% for distribution of paid digital content and other restrictions. The allegations are similar to a case Apple faces in the European Union, where regulators last year started an investigation into Apple`s imposition of an in-app fee of 30% for distribution of paid digital content and other restrictions.