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Salon.com
EU opens probe of global beer giant AB InBevless expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier
EU opens probe of global beer giant AB InBev
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
less expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier Belgian market. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that “AB InBev’s strong position on the Belgian beer market is not a problem.” However, she said,... Read more
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Island Packet
EU opens probe of global beer giant AB InBevless expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier
EU opens probe of global beer giant AB InBev
Island Packet / Posted 2 hours ago
less expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier Belgian market. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that "AB InBev's strong position on the Belgian beer market is not a problem." However, she said,... Read more
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Daily Herald
EU opens probe of global beer giant AB InBevless expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier
EU opens probe of global beer giant AB InBev
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
less expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier Belgian market. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that "AB InBev's strong position on the Belgian beer market is not a problem." However, she said,... Read more
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ABC News
EU Opens Probe of Global Beer Giant AB InBevless expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier
EU Opens Probe of Global Beer Giant AB InBev
ABC News / Posted 2 hours ago
less expensive countries, including France and the Netherlands, to the pricier Belgian market. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that "AB InBev's strong position on the Belgian beer market is not a problem." However, she said,... Read more
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Market Watch
EU probes Anheuser-Busch InBev's Belgian practicesfrom neighboring countries would be both against the interests of consumers and
EU probes Anheuser-Busch InBev's Belgian practices
Market Watch / Posted 3 hours ago
from neighboring countries would be both against the interests of consumers and anticompetitive," said EU Antitrust Chief Margrethe Vestager. The commission said it opened the investigation on its own initiative and would look at whether the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Monsanto profit falls 37% in 3Q on slump in agricultural salesto be consummated, according to a letter released Wednesday. In a letter to tw
Monsanto profit falls 37% in 3Q on slump in agricultural sales
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
to be consummated, according to a letter released Wednesday. In a letter to two German members of the European Parliament, Margrethe Vestager, the commissioner in charge of European competition policy, said the European Commission would consider... Read more
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International Business Times
Google could face fresh EU anti-competition charge for its ad business in the online shopping space as well as the Android operating system. The EU a
Google could face fresh EU anti-competition charge for its ad business
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
in the online shopping space as well as the Android operating system. The EU antitrust commission headed by commissioner Margrethe Vestager has reportedly asked Google's rivals to declassify details of meetings and e-mail exchanges related to... Read more
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Market Watch
EU to open review of Bayer, Monsanto dealMonsanto deal] must strictly and impartially apply European merger control rule
EU to open review of Bayer, Monsanto deal
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Monsanto deal] must strictly and impartially apply European merger control rules", said European Union Antitrust Chief Margrethe Vestager in a letter to two Members of the European Parliament posted on the Green Party's website. The Green... Read more
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Market Watch
EU to open review of Bayer, Monsanto mergerMonsanto deal] must strictly and impartially apply European merger control rule
EU to open review of Bayer, Monsanto merger
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Monsanto deal] must strictly and impartially apply European merger control rules", said European Union Antitrust Chief Margrethe Vestager in a letter to two Members of the European Parliament posted on the Green Party's website. The Green... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Google to face new EU antitrust probe over advertising businessEC could launch a full-on probe into Google's advertising business as early as
Google to face new EU antitrust probe over advertising business
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted yesterday
EC could launch a full-on probe into Google's advertising business as early as August. European competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager has reportedly asked Google's rivals to provide information related to search advertising with the tech... Read more
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The Financial Express
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: Sourcesfaces fresh EU anti-competition charges, this time targeting the search engine
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: Sources
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
faces fresh EU anti-competition charges, this time targeting the search engine giant’s advertising business. (Reuters) Margrethe Vestager, the powerful EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as... Read more
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The Hill
EU to expand antitrust probe of Googlesearch case would be the latest in a string of antitrust headaches for Google i
EU to expand antitrust probe of Google
The Hill / Posted yesterday
search case would be the latest in a string of antitrust headaches for Google in Europe. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has been particularly aggressive in pursuing American companies for violations, though has said she does... Read more
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dna
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: SourcesGoogle faces fresh EU anti-competition charges, this time targeting the search
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: Sources
dna / Posted yesterday
Google faces fresh EU anti-competition charges, this time targeting the search engine giant's advertising business. Margrethe Vestager, the powerful EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as early as... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Google 'faces new EU anti-trust charges'Tuesday. In April, Brussels also charged Google with abusing the dominance of
Google 'faces new EU anti-trust charges'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Tuesday. In April, Brussels also charged Google with abusing the dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system Margrethe Vestager, the powerful EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as... Read more
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RTE News
Google faces fresh EU anti-competition chargestime targeting the search engine giant's advertising business, sources close to
Google faces fresh EU anti-competition charges
RTE News / Posted yesterday
time targeting the search engine giant's advertising business, sources close to the matter told AFP news agency today. Margrethe Vestager, the EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as early as... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Google faces new EU anti-trust chargesGoogle faces fresh EU anti-competition charges, this time targeting the search
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Google faces fresh EU anti-competition charges, this time targeting the search engine giant’s advertising business. Margrethe Vestager, the powerful EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as early as... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: sourcesTuesday. In April, Brussels also charged Google with abusing the dominance of
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: sources
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Tuesday. In April, Brussels also charged Google with abusing the dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system Margrethe Vestager, the powerful EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as... Read more
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The Economic Times
Google faces new EU anti-trust chargesthis time targeting the search engine giant's advertising business, sources clo
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
this time targeting the search engine giant's advertising business, sources close to the matter told AFP on Tuesday. Margrethe Vestager, the powerful EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as... Read more
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PhysOrg
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: sourcesthis time targeting the search engine giant's advertising business, sources clo
Google faces new EU anti-trust charges: sources
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
this time targeting the search engine giant's advertising business, sources close to the matter told AFP on Tuesday. Margrethe Vestager, the powerful EU Competition Commissioner, could open two new in-depth investigations against Google as... Read more
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Computer Business Review
EU looks to file new antitrust charges against Googlecharges against Google, people familiar with the matter told the publication.
EU looks to file new antitrust charges against Google
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
charges against Google, people familiar with the matter told the publication. The European Union's antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager has already filed formal antitrust charges against Google, claiming that the company is distorting its... Read more
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techcentral.ie
EU preparing AdWords antitrust complaint against Googlebusiness. That part of the investigation was reopened earlier this year, and E
EU preparing AdWords antitrust complaint against Google
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 days ago
business. That part of the investigation was reopened earlier this year, and European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager told Bloomberg in May that she hoped it could be concluded in a reasonable timeframe. If found guilty of... Read more
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eWeek
EU Opening Antitrust Case Concerning Google Adwords: Reportswill become the third antitrust investigation that the European Commission has
EU Opening Antitrust Case Concerning Google Adwords: Reports
eWeek / Posted 2 days ago
will become the third antitrust investigation that the European Commission has opened against Google in about 14 months. Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, last year formally charged Google with abusing its search... Read more
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Billboard
EU Regulators Near Decision on Sony/ATV's Jackson Buyoutarguing that the buyout would make Sony/ATV too powerful in the publishing worl
EU Regulators Near Decision on Sony/ATV's Jackson Buyout
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
arguing that the buyout would make Sony/ATV too powerful in the publishing world. The EU’s top competition enforcer, Margrethe Vestager, can either approve the deal or call for concessions. Sony agreed in March to pay the Jackson estate $750... Read more
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The Hill
EU moving toward new charges against Googleclaim Google has unfairly targeted competing advertising services and search to
EU moving toward new charges against Google
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
claim Google has unfairly targeted competing advertising services and search tools. If European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager decides to file a formal statement of charges against Google, it will be the third case the company... Read more
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Search Engine Land
Google facing likelihood of third antitrust complaint in Europeinvestigation was dormant for some time and revived earlier this year at the be
Google facing likelihood of third antitrust complaint in Europe
Search Engine Land / Posted 2 days ago
investigation was dormant for some time and revived earlier this year at the behest of European Commission antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager. Beyond this, Google is contending with two formal antitrust complaints in Europe, involving “search bias”... Read more
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Fortune
Google Could Face Yet Another Antitrust Complaintto have knowledge of the plans. The sources didn’t say when the charges could b
Google Could Face Yet Another Antitrust Complaint
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
to have knowledge of the plans. The sources didn’t say when the charges could be leveled, though competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in May that she hoped her office could come to a conclusion on AdWords “within a reasonable... Read more
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Reuters
EU clears Marriott's purchase of Starwood Hotelsthat the hotel sector will remain competitive for customers in Europe following
EU clears Marriott's purchase of Starwood Hotels
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
that the hotel sector will remain competitive for customers in Europe following the merger," EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement. Reuters reported on June 14 that the EU was set to clear the deal without... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU clears Marriott's purchase of Starwood Hotelsthat the hotel sector will remain competitive for customers in Europe following
EU clears Marriott's purchase of Starwood Hotels
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
that the hotel sector will remain competitive for customers in Europe following the merger," EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement. Reuters reported on June 14 that the EU was set to clear the deal without... Read more
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International Business Times
Google to release its own Android smartphone by 2017 to challenge the iPhone to the claims made by the European Union that Google has abused its dominance p
Google to release its own Android smartphone by 2017 to challenge the iPhone
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
to the claims made by the European Union that Google has abused its dominance position in the market. Earlier in April Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, expressed concerns over Google imposing restrictions on mobile... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Data May Be Key in Microsoft-LinkedIn Probe, EU’s Vestager Saysand might constitute a barrier for others, or if they can be replicated so that
Data May Be Key in Microsoft-LinkedIn Probe, EU’s Vestager Says
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 12 days ago
and might constitute a barrier for others, or if they can be replicated so that others stand a chance to enter the market,” Margrethe Vestager said. “We’ve done that kind of analysis in the past and it’s something we’re generally paying a lot of... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
EU Levels Antitrust Charges Against Abusive Androidmobile Internet sector is increasingly important for consumers and businesses i
EU Levels Antitrust Charges Against Abusive Android
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 20 days ago
mobile Internet sector is increasingly important for consumers and businesses in Europe," said the EC's antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager. "Based on our investigation thus far," she continued, "we believe that Google's behavior denies... Read more
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Accounting Today
Irish Wonder What to Do with Apple Tax if EU Orders a Clawbacktheir agreements with national authorities as part of a clampdown on sweetheart
Irish Wonder What to Do with Apple Tax if EU Orders a Clawback
Accounting Today / Posted 21 days ago
their agreements with national authorities as part of a clampdown on sweetheart tax deals that may be illegal state aid. Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust commissioner, dropped hints about her approach to the case last week as she rebuffed... Read more
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Namibia Economist
No truck with cartelsMARGRETHE VESTAGER, the European Union’s competition commissioner, has taken a
No truck with cartels
Namibia Economist / Posted 22 days ago
MARGRETHE VESTAGER, the European Union’s competition commissioner, has taken a forceful stance on mergers and market dominance, as lawyers at Google and other big firms in her sights can attest. Now she has trained her eye on corporate cartels, too.... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swisscom’s Fastweb, Iliad Said to Bid for Italian Mobile Assetsconsumer choice and prices. The preliminary bids, negotiated but not binding, w
Swisscom’s Fastweb, Iliad Said to Bid for Italian Mobile Assets
Swissinfo / Posted 22 days ago
consumer choice and prices. The preliminary bids, negotiated but not binding, were presented to EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, said the people, who asked not to be named because the negotiations are private. They declined to give... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
EU gives go-ahead for AB InBev-SABMiller beer mergerThe deal is conditional on selling practically the entire SAB beer business in
EU gives go-ahead for AB InBev-SABMiller beer merger
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
The deal is conditional on selling practically the entire SAB beer business in Europe. European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says Tuesday's decision will "ensure that competition is not weakened in these markets and that EU consumers are not... Read more
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Market Watch
EU clears HeidelbergCement-Italcementi dealHeidelbergCement's multibillion euro takeover of Italcementi will not harm effe
EU clears HeidelbergCement-Italcementi deal
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
HeidelbergCement's multibillion euro takeover of Italcementi will not harm effective competition," said EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager. The deal, announced last July, would create the world's second-biggest producer of cement and the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland awaits Apple ruling as Brussels tightens tax screwadopt new OECD measures to boost tax transparency. Nothing imminent For all tha
Ireland awaits Apple ruling as Brussels tightens tax screw
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
adopt new OECD measures to boost tax transparency. Nothing imminent For all that, the European competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, told MEPs seven weeks ago that it was “very difficult to make predictions as to when the case will be... Read more
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Eu Business
UK broadband scheme complies with EU state aid rules — EUbusiness.comfor 2016-2020 aims to connect homes and businesses throughout the UK to high sp
UK broadband scheme complies with EU state aid rules — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 1 months ago
for 2016-2020 aims to connect homes and businesses throughout the UK to high speed broadband. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the scheme for faster Internet throughout the UK complies with EU state aid rules. The decision comes... Read more
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SKY News
McDonald's French HQ Raided In Tax Fraud ProbeSet For Menu Revamp The decision to investigate the company was confirmed last
McDonald's French HQ Raided In Tax Fraud Probe
SKY News / Posted 1 months ago
Set For Menu Revamp The decision to investigate the company was confirmed last year by European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who has already found against Fiat Chrysler and Starbucks' tax arrangements in the Netherlands and... Read more
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thebee
McDonald's French HQ Raided In Tax Fraud ProbeSet For Menu Revamp The decision to investigate the company was confirmed last
McDonald's French HQ Raided In Tax Fraud Probe
thebee / Posted 1 months ago
Set For Menu Revamp The decision to investigate the company was confirmed last year by European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who has already found against Fiat Chrysler and Starbucks' tax arrangements in the Netherlands and... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Tie breakerthe first time Google finds itself in the commission’s crosshairs. This week, t
Tie breaker
Namibia Economist / Posted 1 months ago
the first time Google finds itself in the commission’s crosshairs. This week, the head of the EU’s trustbusting division, Margrethe Vestager, issued charges against the internet-search firm (see article). Its “preliminary view” is that Google is... Read more

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