India set to investigate Apple over antitrust accusation

A non-profit organization in India’s Rajasthan region has filed an antitrust complaint against Apple and the App Store, which is expected to lead to a full investigation.

Apple CEO Tim Cook on a visit to India in 2016Apple CEO Tim Cook on a visit to India in 2016

Apple has been accused in India of abusing its market position to force developers to use its in-app payment system. It’s a similar accusation to the current investigation by the European Union. It also follows South Korea voting to force Apple and Google to allow alternatives, if they want to continue operating in that country.

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