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eyefortravel.com
With Google ‘fines won’t work’!consumers a genuine choice of services and the full benefits of innovation,” de
eyefortravel.com / Posted 13 hours ago
consumers a genuine choice of services and the full benefits of innovation,” declared European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager. Google is, of course, appealing. In the US there is a different attitude. It is not wrong to be so... Read more
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Newsmax
Google's $2.7 Billion Fine From EU Could Be Just the Startregulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
regulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic power. Europe's top antitrust regulator, Margrethe Vestager, said Google "denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits." Google says it's giving... Read more
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Billboard
EU Fine Hits Google Second-Quarter Earnings, Sends Stock Downof favoring its own shopping service's search results ahead of competitive serv
Billboard / Posted yesterday
of favoring its own shopping service's search results ahead of competitive services. At the time, European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, head of competition policy for the EU, noted that "Google's strategy for its comparison shopping service... Read more
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The Irish Times
What is the latest scandal to hit the German car industry all about?agenda. But the competition directorate has a reputation for fierce independenc
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
agenda. But the competition directorate has a reputation for fierce independence, one that under its current boss, Margrethe Vestager, has only grown. She has taken on a phalanx of corporate titans, ranging from Apple and Google to Gazprom,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
In Google vs. the EU, a $2.7B fine could just be the startregulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
regulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic power. Europe’s top antitrust regulator, Margrethe Vestager, said Google “denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits.” Google said it’s giving... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
In Google vs. the EU, a $2.7B fine could just be the startregulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
regulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic power. Europe's top antitrust regulator, Margrethe Vestager, said Google "denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits." Google says it's giving... Read more
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asianage
In Google vs. the EU, a $2.7B fine could just be the startregulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic
asianage / Posted yesterday
regulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic power. Europe's top antitrust regulator, Margrethe Vestager, said Google "denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits." Google says it's giving... Read more
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The Economic Times
In Google vs the EU, a $2.7 billion fine could just be the startshares dropped more than 3 percent in after-hours trading, to $966. Europe's t
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
shares dropped more than 3 percent in after-hours trading, to $966. Europe's top antitrust regulator, Margrethe Vestager, says Google "denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits." Google says it's giving... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
In Google vs. the EU, a $2.7B fine could just be the startregulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
regulators tend to step in only when consumer prices go up due to monopolistic power. Europe's top antitrust regulator, Margrethe Vestager, says Google "denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits." Google says it's giving... Read more
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Daily Mail
Alphabet profit hit by EU fine on Googleabout 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
about 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map worldwide, the EU's top antitrust sheriff Margrethe Vestager in June imposed a record fine on Google for illegally favoring its shopping service in search... Read more
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TheBull
Alphabet profit hit by EU fine on Googleabout 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map
TheBull / Posted yesterday
about 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map worldwide, the EU's top antitrust sheriff Margrethe Vestager in June imposed a record fine on Google for illegally favoring its shopping service in search... Read more
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Business Standard India
Alphabet beats Wall Street estimates; revenue up 21%about 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
about 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map worldwide, the EU's top antitrust sheriff Margrethe Vestager in June imposed a record fine on Google for illegally favoring its shopping service in search... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Alphabet profit hit by EU fine on Googleabout 90 per cent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
about 90 per cent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map worldwide, the EU's top antitrust sheriff Margrethe Vestager in June imposed a record fine on Google for illegally favoring its shopping service in search... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
EU Fine Hits Google Second Quarter Earnings, Sends Stock Downof favoring its own shopping service's search results ahead of competitive serv
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
of favoring its own shopping service's search results ahead of competitive services. At the time, European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, head of competition policy for the EU, noted that "Google's strategy for its comparison shopping service... Read more
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The Irish Times
State seeks financiers to manage up to €15bn in Apple tax moneyis more than six months since it missed an original EU deadline to collect the
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
is more than six months since it missed an original EU deadline to collect the funds. The EU’s competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, complained in May that the Government was “taking too long” to collect the taxes. In Saturday’s... Read more
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asianage
Google, EU dig in for long warabout 90 per cent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
about 90 per cent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map worldwide, the EU's top anti-trust sheriff Margrethe Vestager in June imposed a record 2.4-billion-euro ($2.79 billIon) fine on Google for illegally favouring its... Read more
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TheBull
Google, EU dig in for long warabout 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map
TheBull / Posted 5 days ago
about 90 percent of the market. In a verdict that could redraw the online map worldwide, the EU's top anti-trust sheriff Margrethe Vestager in June imposed a record 2.4-billion-euro ($2.79 billIon) fine on Google for illegally favouring its... Read more
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Fortune
Why Google, Facebook, and Amazon Should Worry About Europepopulists. European officials, unsurprisingly, frame their conflicts with Sili
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
populists. European officials, unsurprisingly, frame their conflicts with Silicon Valley as a cut-and-dried matter of law. Margrethe Vestager, the EU antitrust chief who became the tech industry’s prime tormentor after taking up her post in 2014,... Read more
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CNBC
Meet the woman taking on Silicon Valley tech giants – one fine at a timeEuropean Union Commissioner for competition, Margrethe Vestager is going after
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
European Union Commissioner for competition, Margrethe Vestager is going after some of the world's most powerful tech companies for not sticking to the EU's rules. Speaking to CNBC in an episode of "Life Hacks Live", the former Danish politician... Read more
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dna
Political and General News Events from July 19(Final Day). BRUSSELS - Slovenian Finance Minister Mateja Vranicar Erman will m
dna / Posted 7 days ago
(Final Day). BRUSSELS - Slovenian Finance Minister Mateja Vranicar Erman will meet European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager. - - - - - - - - - THURSDAY, JULY 20 CYPRUS - Cyprus marks the anniversary of the Turkish invasion in... Read more
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CNBC
How the woman who fined Google $2.7 billion makes big decisionsYou might never of heard of Danish politician and current European Commissioner
CNBC / Posted 8 days ago
You might never of heard of Danish politician and current European Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager. But you will have heard about some of her work. Vestager has taken on some of the biggest companies in the world, Amazon,... Read more
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The Irish Times
State and Apple near deal over billions in back taxthan six months since it missed an original EU deadline to collect the funds.
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
than six months since it missed an original EU deadline to collect the funds. While the EU’s competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, complained in May that the Government was “taking too long” to collect the taxes, Minister for Finance... Read more
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express
Google Chrome launches new update, but here’s why you cannot use itthe previous £1bn (€1.1bn) record fine that fellow tech company Intel was force
express / Posted 12 days ago
the previous £1bn (€1.1bn) record fine that fellow tech company Intel was forced to pay in 2009. European Commissioner, Margrethe Vestager said: "Google has come up with many innovative products and services that have made a difference to our... Read more
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The Manila Times
Google escapes €1.1-B tax liability in Francesearch engine business and illegally favoring its own shopping service over riv
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
search engine business and illegally favoring its own shopping service over rivals. In 2016, European competition chief Margrethe Vestager shocked Washington and the world by ordering iPhone manufacturer Apple to repay 13 billion euros in back... Read more
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Business Standard India
Google wins $1.2 billion tax-avoidance case in French courtsearch engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over ri
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
search engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over rivals. In 2016, European competition chief Margrethe Vestager shocked Washington and the world by ordering iPhone manufacturer Apple to repay 13 billion euros in back... Read more
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asianage
Google escapes 1.1 bn euro tax bill in Francesearch engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over ri
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
search engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over rivals. In 2016, European competition chief Margrethe Vestager shocked Washington and the world by ordering iPhone manufacturer Apple to repay 13 billion euros in back... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Google wins tax case against French Govtby saying it 'respectfully disagreed' with the ruling and would consider an app
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 days ago
by saying it 'respectfully disagreed' with the ruling and would consider an appeal. Last year, European competition chief Margrethe Vestager ordered Apple to repay 11 billion ($A18.5 billion) in back taxes in Ireland - a verdict that prompted both... Read more
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Daily Mail
Google accused of paying academics MILLIONS to back them in papersrelationships between Google and professors from top universities all over the
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
relationships between Google and professors from top universities all over the world. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference at the EU Commission's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, June 27, 2017. She... Read more
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TheBull
Google escapes 1.1 bn euro tax bill in Francesearch engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over ri
TheBull / Posted 13 days ago
search engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over rivals. In 2016, European competition chief Margrethe Vestager shocked Washington and the world by ordering iPhone manufacturer Apple to repay 13 billion euros in back... Read more
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SKY News
Google wins court bid to escape French tax billby saying it "respectfully disagreed" with the ruling and would consider an app
SKY News / Posted 13 days ago
by saying it "respectfully disagreed" with the ruling and would consider an appeal. Last year, European competition chief Margrethe Vestager ordered Apple to repay £11bn in back taxes in Ireland - a verdict that prompted both the company and... Read more
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DW
Google escapes massive back taxes in France |search engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over ri
DW / Posted 14 days ago
search engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over rivals. In 2016, European competition chief Margrethe Vestager shocked Washington and the world by ordering iPhone manufacturer Apple to repay 13 billion euros in back... Read more
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Boston Globe
EU authorities suspect GE, Merck, Canon of merger violationsthe mergers, it is threatening hefty fines if further investigation confirms wr
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
the mergers, it is threatening hefty fines if further investigation confirms wrongdoing. And EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager warned Thursday that authorities could seek to unwind mergers in the future if companies continue to... Read more
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Eu Business
Merck, GE and Canon in EU dock over merger rules — EUbusiness.comfast and predictable merger control, to the benefit of both companies and consu
Eu Business / Posted 19 days ago
fast and predictable merger control, to the benefit of both companies and consumers," said the Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager: "But we can only do our job well if we can rely on cooperation from the companies concerned – they must... Read more
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Boston Globe
GE hit with EU complaint over wind power dealInc., which didn’t seek EU approval before implementing a takeover of unit of T
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
Inc., which didn’t seek EU approval before implementing a takeover of unit of Toshiba in 2016. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager signaled a zero tolerance approach to companies that give inaccurate information when she fined Facebook... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
EU authorities suspect GE, Merck, Canon of merger violationsthe mergers, it is threatening hefty fines if further investigation confirms wr
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
the mergers, it is threatening hefty fines if further investigation confirms wrongdoing. And EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager warned Thursday that authorities could seek to unwind mergers in the future if companies continue to... Read more
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FOX Business
EU Opens Formal Probe Into GE, Merck KGaA, Sigma-Aldrich And Canon, Says They Breached Merger Rulestheir transactions and the information they supply us must be correct and compl
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
their transactions and the information they supply us must be correct and complete," said Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in a statement. The three mergers include Merck's takeover of Sigma-Aldrich, General Electric's planned... Read more
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FOX Business
EU Opens Formal Probe Into GE, Merck KGaA, Sigma-Aldrich And Canon, Says They Breached Merger Rulestheir transactions and the information they supply us must be correct and compl
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
their transactions and the information they supply us must be correct and complete," said Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in a statement. The three mergers include Merck's takeover of Sigma-Aldrich, General Electric's planned... Read more
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The Irish Times
Google’s fine maps contours of new digital economyare only beginning to come to grips with. In that sense, the move against Googl
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
are only beginning to come to grips with. In that sense, the move against Google by European competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager is a key event in a much larger struggle to determine the course of innovation and technological... Read more
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The Mercury News
Google’s fine said to be only the start as EU probes progressantitrust target, with probes on three fronts occupying regulators for as long
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
antitrust target, with probes on three fronts occupying regulators for as long as seven years. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has called 2017 her “G year” during which she would seek to nail decisions against the search-engine... Read more
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MacDailyNews
President Trump on collision course with Brussels again as White House backs Apple in EU tax clawback case – MacDailyNewsgiant’s appeal against a massive £11.5 billion fine imposed by eurocrats. ” “L
MacDailyNews / Posted 21 days ago
giant’s appeal against a massive £11.5 billion fine imposed by eurocrats. ” “Last year the EU’s competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, ruled that Apple had illegally avoided paying its dues in Europe via a sweetheart tax deal with Ireland,”... Read more
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express
Trump on collision course with Brussels again as White House backs Apple in EU court casegiant’s appeal against a massive £11.5 billion fine imposed by eurocrats. Last
express / Posted 21 days ago
giant’s appeal against a massive £11.5 billion fine imposed by eurocrats. Last year the EU’s competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, ruled that Apple had illegally avoided paying its dues in Europe via a sweetheart tax deal with Ireland.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
EU approves bailout of world’s oldest bankcrisis and will now be owned by the Italian state, which has ended up with a 70
Manila Standard Today / Posted 21 days ago
crisis and will now be owned by the Italian state, which has ended up with a 70 percent stake. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the capital injection had been approved, noting it would “help BMPS meet capital needs” if economic... Read more
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TheBull
EU approves bailout of Italy's Monte dei Paschicrisis and will now be owned by the Italian state, which has ended up with a 70
TheBull / Posted 21 days ago
crisis and will now be owned by the Italian state, which has ended up with a 70 percent stake. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the capital injection had been approved, noting it would "help BMPS meet capital needs" if economic... Read more
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Reuters
EU clears $6 billion Monte dei Paschi state bailoutof restructuring, in line with "burden-sharing" requirements under EU state aid
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
of restructuring, in line with "burden-sharing" requirements under EU state aid rules," said EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager. Besides the state capital injection junior bondholders and shareholders will contribute 4.3 billion... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Google's $2.7B EU Fine: Analysts Gauge Impact on Operations, Predict More "Adverse" Rulingsantitrust rules. It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
antitrust rules. It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits and to innovate," said European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, head of competition policy in the EU. "And most importantly, it denied European consumers a genuine... Read more
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The Washington Times
EU fights Silicon Valley innovationsthem with stifling competition. “What Google has done is illegal under EU anti
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
them with stifling competition. “What Google has done is illegal under EU antitrust rules,” EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said last week in announcing the unprecedented fine. “It denied other companies the chance to compete on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yelp's six-year grudge against Googlethe Yelp-Google dispute, which is part of a separate investigation into local s
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
the Yelp-Google dispute, which is part of a separate investigation into local search. Asked about future investigations, Margrethe Vestager, the anti-trust chief, offered a diplomatic answer, saying that even though other cases make similar... Read more
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Daily Mail
Brussels regulator urges rival firms to sue Google after record fine€2.42billion for abusing its dominance as a US search engine Fine dished out b
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
€2.42billion for abusing its dominance as a US search engine Fine dished out by European Commission competition chief Margrethe Vestager She said if anyone has been affected, they should use ruling to help their cases Could open the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Record 2.4-billion-euro fine against Google to benefit EU citizens: Commissionerwill return to European citizens" via the governments of the 13 member states i
The Economic Times / Posted 25 days ago
will return to European citizens" via the governments of the 13 member states involved, European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said on French radio. Brussels has accused the world's most popular internet search engine of giving an... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
EU appoints tech experts to police Google's search resultsinto claims it had used the power of its search engine to crush rivals to its p
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
into claims it had used the power of its search engine to crush rivals to its price comparison shopping service. Margrethe Vestager, the European Competition Commissioner, said it had “abused its market dominance as a search engine by... Read more
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