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The Hollywood Reporter
EU Accepts Paramount Concessions in Antitrust Probe of Studios' European Pay TV Dealsconsumers want to watch the pay TV channels of their choice regardless of where
EU Accepts Paramount Concessions in Antitrust Probe of Studios' European Pay TV Deals
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
consumers want to watch the pay TV channels of their choice regardless of where they live or travel in the EU," said Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, in January. Critics of the Paramount settlement said... Read more
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EuroNews
Europe's lorry manufacturers hit with €3 billion fine for price-fixingand heavy goods vehicles in Europe, should have been in competition with each o
Europe's lorry manufacturers hit with €3 billion fine for price-fixing
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
and heavy goods vehicles in Europe, should have been in competition with each other. EU Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager, said she was sending a clear message to companies that cartels are not accepted. “The prodcuers... Read more
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Fortune
Now South Korea Is Investigating Google for Anticompetitive Behavior Toomatter after the European Union brought charges against Google for anticompetit
Now South Korea Is Investigating Google for Anticompetitive Behavior Too
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
matter after the European Union brought charges against Google for anticompetitive behavior earlier this year. A week ago, Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s competition commissioner, announced antitrust charges against Google for the third time since... Read more
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Zero Hedge
US Futures Rise To Session Highs, Set For Another Record Open; Global Stocks JumpItalian lenders at present, with the nation looking to recap or restructure its
US Futures Rise To Session Highs, Set For Another Record Open; Global Stocks Jump
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
Italian lenders at present, with the nation looking to recap or restructure its banking system. EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said following the ruling that the decision will not change the EU’s talks with Italy’s government and... Read more
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express
BT, Vue, MAN Trucks, Royal Mail and Secure Trust Bankto settle the case. MAN, owned by Volkswagen, avoided a fine after blowing the
BT, Vue, MAN Trucks, Royal Mail and Secure Trust Bank
express / Posted 8 days ago
to settle the case. MAN, owned by Volkswagen, avoided a fine after blowing the whistle on the cartel. EU commissioner Margrethe Vestager said: “We have put down a marker by imposing record fines for a serious... Read more
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Times of Malta
EU fines truck firms record €2.9bn over 14-year carteltrucks produced in Europe, were part of a cartel instead of competing with each
EU fines truck firms record €2.9bn over 14-year cartel
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
trucks produced in Europe, were part of a cartel instead of competing with each other,” European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement. Volvo, Sweden’s biggest company by revenue, received a €670.45 million fine and... Read more
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Eu Business
Truck producers hit by record EUR 2.93 bn cartel fine — EUbusiness.comand agreed to settle the case. The Commission was sending a clear message to c
Truck producers hit by record EUR 2.93 bn cartel fine — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 9 days ago
and agreed to settle the case. The Commission was sending a clear message to companies, said Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, that cartels are not accepted. "In all, there are over 30 million trucks on European roads, which account... Read more
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The Irish Times
Truck makers may be sued by Irish hauliers in wake of fineany of our members need to take a case then we will assist them in that,” Ms Mu
Truck makers may be sued by Irish hauliers in wake of fine
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
any of our members need to take a case then we will assist them in that,” Ms Murphy said. EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager accused the five companies of colluding to fix prices and dodge the costs of stricter pollution... Read more
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eWeek
Google Tries to Charm European Public Despite EC Antitrust Claimsthat Google's search results favor Google's "own comparison shopping service ov
Google Tries to Charm European Public Despite EC Antitrust Claims
eWeek / Posted 9 days ago
that Google's search results favor Google's "own comparison shopping service over those of competitors." EC Commissioner Margrethe Vestager acknowledged in a statement that Google's products have made a difference in people's lives. "But that... Read more
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express
Volvo and Renault among leading truck firms fined record £2.5billion for pricing cartelGerman party SU... Farage travels to US to help Republicans saying 'are lookin
Volvo and Renault among leading truck firms fined record £2.5billion for pricing cartel
express / Posted 9 days ago
German party SU... Farage travels to US to help Republicans saying 'are looking at wha... Commissioner for competition, Margrethe Vestager, said: “We have today put down a marker by imposing record fines for a serious infringement. "In all,... Read more
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EuroNews
Europe’s lorry manufacturers hit with €3 billion fine for price-fixingand heavy goods vehicles in Europe, should have been in competition with each o
Europe’s lorry manufacturers hit with €3 billion fine for price-fixing
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
and heavy goods vehicles in Europe, should have been in competition with each other. EU Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager, said she was sending a clear message to companies that cartels are not accepted. “The prodcuers... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Truckmakers, including Paccar, get record $3.24 billion EU fine for price-fixingare high because “this cartel concerns a very large market and continued for a
Truckmakers, including Paccar, get record $3.24 billion EU fine for price-fixing
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
are high because “this cartel concerns a very large market and continued for a very long time,” EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told reporters in Brussels Tuesday. The companies’ actions fixed the prices for around nine out of every... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU slaps record €3bn fine on truck cartelEU has slapped a record fine of 2.93 billion euros on five of Europe's biggest
EU slaps record €3bn fine on truck cartel
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
EU has slapped a record fine of 2.93 billion euros on five of Europe's biggest truck-makers EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said truck makers Daimler, DAF, Iveco, MAN and Volvo/Renault had hatched the plan 14 years ago in a "cosy"... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU probes French state rescue of nuclear firm Arevais sound and that the state aid does not unduly distort competition in the Sing
EU probes French state rescue of nuclear firm Areva
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
is sound and that the state aid does not unduly distort competition in the Single Market," said EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager in a statement. "Our aim is to ensure a sustainable future for Areva without the need for further... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24 billion on truck firmstop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24 billion on truck firms
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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Rappler
EU slaps record $3.2B fine on truck cartelTRUCK CARTEL. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager gives a press conf
EU slaps record $3.2B fine on truck cartel
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
TRUCK CARTEL. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager gives a press conference about the $3.2B fine imposed on truck manufacturers, in Brussels, Belgium on July 19, 2016. Photo by Laurent Dubrule/EPA BRUSSELS, Belgium – The European Union... Read more
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Adelaide Now
EU’s record cartel fine hits truck-makerstop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU’s record cartel fine hits truck-makers
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF “colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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DW
EU fines truckmakers for 14-year cartel |account for around nine out of every 10 medium and heavy trucks produced in Eur
EU fines truckmakers for 14-year cartel |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
account for around nine out of every 10 medium and heavy trucks produced in Europe, were part of a cartel instead of competing with each other," EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement. cjc/uhe (dpa, Reuters)DW recom... Read more
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The Local
EU hits truck cartel with record price fixing finefor around three quarters of inland transport of goods in Europe and play a vit
EU hits truck cartel with record price fixing fine
The Local / Posted 9 days ago
for around three quarters of inland transport of goods in Europe and play a vital role for the European economy," said Margrethe Vestager, the commissioner for competition, in a statement. "It is not acceptable that MAN, Volvo/Renault,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Lorry manufacturers handed record EU fine over price fixingtop lorry producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
Lorry manufacturers handed record EU fine over price fixing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
top lorry producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU slaps record 3 bn euro fine on truck cartelEU has slapped a record fine of 2.93 billion euros on five of Europe's biggest
EU slaps record 3 bn euro fine on truck cartel
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
EU has slapped a record fine of 2.93 billion euros on five of Europe's biggest truck-makers EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said truck makers Daimler, DAF, Iveco, MAN and Volvo/Renault had hatched the plan 14 years ago in a "cosy"... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU fines truckmakers record US$3.2 billion over 14-year carteltrucks produced in Europe, were part of a cartel instead of competing with each
EU fines truckmakers record US$3.2 billion over 14-year cartel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
trucks produced in Europe, were part of a cartel instead of competing with each other," European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement. Volvo, Sweden's biggest company by revenue, received a 670.45 million euro fine and... Read more
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Fortune
EU Hits Daimler and Others With Record $3.2 Billion Cartel Fineof every 10 medium and heavy trucks produced in Europe, were part of a cartel i
EU Hits Daimler and Others With Record $3.2 Billion Cartel Fine
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
of every 10 medium and heavy trucks produced in Europe, were part of a cartel instead of competing with each other,” said Margrethe Vestager, the competition commissioner. “For 14 years they colluded on the pricing and on passing on the costs for... Read more
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RTE News
EU slaps truck cartel with €2.93 billion fineaccusing them of colluding to fix prices and dodge the costs of stricter pollut
EU slaps truck cartel with €2.93 billion fine
RTE News / Posted 9 days ago
accusing them of colluding to fix prices and dodge the costs of stricter pollution rules. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said truck makers Daimler, DAF, Iveco, MAN and Volvo/Renault had hatched the plan 14 years ago in a "cosy"... Read more
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Weekly Times
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24btop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24b
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
EU’s record cartel fine hits truck-makerstop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU’s record cartel fine hits truck-makers
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF “colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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Reuters
EU fines truckmakers record $3.2 billion over 14-year cartelEuropean Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference at
EU fines truckmakers record $3.2 billion over 14-year cartel
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference at the EU Commission's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, July 19, 2016. BRUSSELS - Daimler (DAIGn.DE), Paccar (PCAR.O) and two other truckmakers were fined a record 2.9... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
EU hands lorry manufacturers record fine over price-fixinglorry manufacturers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU hands lorry manufacturers record fine over price-fixing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
lorry manufacturers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
EU slaps record 3 bn euro fine on truck cartelaccusing them of colluding to fix prices and dodge the costs of stricter pollut
EU slaps record 3 bn euro fine on truck cartel
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
accusing them of colluding to fix prices and dodge the costs of stricter pollution rules. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said truck makers Daimler, DAF, Iveco, MAN and Volvo/Renault had hatched the plan 14 years ago in a “cosy”... Read more
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News.com.au
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24btop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24b
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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Perth Now
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24btop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24b
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24btop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24b
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24btop truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expen
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24b
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
top truck producers for colluding to keep prices artificially high at the expense of consumers. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said EU-based MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco and DAF "colluded on the pricing and on passing on the... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
EU Ratchets Up Charges in Google Antitrust Probeinnovative products, it doesn't have the right to deny other companies the righ
EU Ratchets Up Charges in Google Antitrust Probe
E-Commerce Times / Posted 12 days ago
innovative products, it doesn't have the right to deny other companies the right to compete and innovate, said Commissioner Margrethe Vestager. "Today we have further strengthened our case that Google has unduly favored its own comparison shopping... Read more
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The Morning Call
One of Facebook's biggest accomplishments: Paying far lower taxesthat the European investigations of U.S. companies were unfair, is scheduled to
One of Facebook's biggest accomplishments: Paying far lower taxes
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
that the European investigations of U.S. companies were unfair, is scheduled to meet with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager this week. "There is certainly an irony to Jack Lew going over there to defend U.S. companies accused of... Read more
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International Business Times
02 names Evans as new boss to replace the long-serving Dunne for eight years, will be replaced by its chief financial officer Mark Evans nex
02 names Evans as new boss to replace the long-serving Dunne
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
for eight years, will be replaced by its chief financial officer Mark Evans next month. Europe's competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, ruled the sale would reduce customer choice and raise prices. Hong Kong-based Hutchison had planned to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Piling On: EU's "Competition Enforcer" Lays More Charges On Googlevolley of competition complaints against Google on Thursday, marking the lates
Piling On: EU's "Competition Enforcer" Lays More Charges On Google
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
volley of competition complaints against Google on Thursday, marking the latest gambit in a protracted antitrust saga. Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s competition enforcer, issued two extra sets of charges against the US group, alleging that it... Read more
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Times of Malta
EU antitrust regulators open third front against Googlegive Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovat
EU antitrust regulators open third front against Google
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
give Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovate,” European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told a news conference in Brussels. The Commission said it had sent two “statements of objections” to... Read more
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Reuters
EU antitrust regulators open third front against Googlegive Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovat
EU antitrust regulators open third front against Google
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
give Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovate," European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told a news conference in Brussels. The Commission said it had sent two charge sheets known as... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
One of Facebook's biggest accomplishments: Paying far lower taxesthat the European investigations of U.S. companies were unfair, is scheduled to
One of Facebook's biggest accomplishments: Paying far lower taxes
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
that the European investigations of U.S. companies were unfair, is scheduled to meet with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager this week. “There is certainly an irony to Jack Lew going over there to defend U.S. companies accused of... Read more
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Eu Business
Google's ad practices come under renewed EU fire — EUbusiness.comthat Google had produced many innovative products that have made a difference t
Google's ad practices come under renewed EU fire — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 14 days ago
that Google had produced many innovative products that have made a difference to people's lives, Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said "that doesn't give Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and... Read more
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The Irish Times
EU antitrust regulators open third front against Googlegive Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovat
EU antitrust regulators open third front against Google
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
give Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovate,” European competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in Brussels. The commission said it had sent two charge sheets known as “statements of objections”... Read more
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Business Standard India
EU regulators open third front against Googlegive Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovat
EU regulators open third front against Google
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
give Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and innovate," European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told a news conference in Brussels. The Commission said it had sent two "statements of objections" to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU files fresh anti-trust charges against Googlemobile phone operating system. "Dominance is not a problem under EU law, you c
EU files fresh anti-trust charges against Google
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
mobile phone operating system. "Dominance is not a problem under EU law, you can be big," EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told a news conference in Brussels. "However, it is illegal to abuse a powerful market position by... Read more
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EuroNews
EU regulators hit Google with more anti-trust chargesposition by restricting competition either in the market where the company is d
EU regulators hit Google with more anti-trust charges
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
position by restricting competition either in the market where the company is dominant or in any neighbouring market,” said Margrethe Vestager, the EU competition commissioner. Google says its products improve consumer choice and competition. The... Read more
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The China Post
EU files fresh anti-trust charges against Googlemobile phone operating system. "Dominance is not a problem under EU law, you ca
EU files fresh anti-trust charges against Google
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
mobile phone operating system. "Dominance is not a problem under EU law, you can be big," EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told a news conference in Brussels. "However, it is illegal to abuse a powerful market position by... Read more
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techcentral.ie
EU levels more charges against Google in the areas of comparison shopping and advertisingmore charges against Google in the areas of comparison shopping and advertising
EU levels more charges against Google in the areas of comparison shopping and advertising
techcentral.ie / Posted 14 days ago
more charges against Google in the areas of comparison shopping and advertising European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager. Image: European Commission Charges are in addition to those made against the company over Android The... Read more
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BBC News
Google hit by fresh European Union anti-trust chargesan existing charge that Google favours its own comparison shopping services in
Google hit by fresh European Union anti-trust charges
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
an existing charge that Google favours its own comparison shopping services in search results. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had no right to limit its rivals. She said: "Google has come up with many innovative products... Read more
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Newsmax
Google Skews Results to Boost Its Own Products, EU Allegesservice in its general search results. “We see that happen very, very, very of
Google Skews Results to Boost Its Own Products, EU Alleges
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
service in its general search results. “We see that happen very, very, very often,” EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told journalists Thursday, about how often Google pushes its own search results. “This is where we have... Read more
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CBC.ca
EU antitrust probe says Google 'unduly favoured its own comparison shopping service'has come up with many innovative products that have made a difference to our li
EU antitrust probe says Google 'unduly favoured its own comparison shopping service'
CBC.ca / Posted 14 days ago
has come up with many innovative products that have made a difference to our lives," EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Thursday. "But that doesn't give Google the right to deny other companies the chance to compete and... Read more
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