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TribLIVE
Google to create shopping service unit to satisfy EUdoesn't make changes that give customers a chance to choose other shopping comp
TribLIVE / Posted 13 minutes ago
doesn't make changes that give customers a chance to choose other shopping comparison services. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said last week that she would start investigating if Google's offer “doesn't work” and if companies that... Read more
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Reuters
EU to investigate $54 billion Luxottica, Essilor dealto 46.86 euros in late trading, while Essilor’s declined 1.3 percent to 103.35
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
to 46.86 euros in late trading, while Essilor’s declined 1.3 percent to 103.35 euros. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the deal could affect a huge number of people. “Half of Europeans wear glasses and almost all of us... Read more
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FOX Business
EU regulators probe Essilor, Luxottica merger planworld-wide. Italy's Luxottica is the top eyewear supplier, with brands like Ray
FOX Business / Posted 5 hours ago
world-wide. Italy's Luxottica is the top eyewear supplier, with brands like Ray-Ban and Oakley. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that with half of Europeans using glasses the EU must "carefully assess whether the proposed merger... Read more
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FOX Business
EU regulators probe Essilor, Luxottica merger planworld-wide. Italy's Luxottica is the top eyewear supplier, with brands like Ray
FOX Business / Posted 5 hours ago
world-wide. Italy's Luxottica is the top eyewear supplier, with brands like Ray-Ban and Oakley. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that with half of Europeans using glasses the EU must "carefully assess whether the proposed merger... Read more
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The Economic Times
European Union regulators probe Essilor, Luxottica merger planworld-wide. Italy's Luxottica is the top eyewear supplier, with brands like Ray
The Economic Times / Posted 5 hours ago
world-wide. Italy's Luxottica is the top eyewear supplier, with brands like Ray-Ban and Oakley. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that with half of Europeans using glasses the EU must "carefully assess whether the proposed merger... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU to investigate US$54 billion Luxottica, Essilor dealto 46.86 euros in late trading, while Essilor's declined 1.3 percent to 103.35
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
to 46.86 euros in late trading, while Essilor's declined 1.3 percent to 103.35 euros. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the deal could affect a huge number of people. "Half of Europeans wear glasses and almost all of us... Read more
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Business Insider
WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell: Google and Facebook should worry about government regulationthe EU. "With scale and size comes responsibility," he said. "Whether it's due
Business Insider / Posted 21 hours ago
the EU. "With scale and size comes responsibility," he said. "Whether it's due to Vestager (EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager) and the EU putting pressure on them, political brand safety or consumer brand safety, the threat of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell: Google and Facebook should worry about government regulationhe said. "With scale and size comes responsibility," he said. "Whether it's du
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
he said. "With scale and size comes responsibility," he said. "Whether it's due to Vestager (EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager) and the EU putting pressure on them, political brand safety or consumer brand safety, the threat of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell: Google and Facebook should worry about government regulationhe said. "With scale and size comes responsibility," he said. "Whether it's du
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
he said. "With scale and size comes responsibility," he said. "Whether it's due to Vestager (EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager) and the EU putting pressure on them, political brand safety or consumer brand safety, the threat of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sebi chief Ajay Tyagi named among world's top 10 regulatorsquoting the rankings in the list. The list of ten regulators is topped by Euro
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
quoting the rankings in the list. The list of ten regulators is topped by European Union's Commissioner (Competition) Margrethe Vestager and is followed by ESMA (European Securities and Markets Authority) Chairman Steven Maijoor, SEC (US... Read more
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The Hill
Fair and efficient taxation as important to EU as USlevel with urgency and determination. The status quo is increasingly unsustaina
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
level with urgency and determination. The status quo is increasingly unsustainable: The time has come to act. Margrethe Vestager and Pierre Moscovici are, respectively, the European Commissioners for Competition and for Economic and... Read more
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EuroNews
EU regulators to rule on ArcelorMittal's buy of Ilva by October 26investigation if the companies fail to allay possible competition concerns. Ear
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
investigation if the companies fail to allay possible competition concerns. Earlier this month, EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager told Reuters that it was a tricky case but the signs were good because of good cooperation with Italian... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Google offers to treat rivals equallyto bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the s
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
to bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the sources said. EU competition chief Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say if the offer would be accepted. "It is at this point in time of course... Read more
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News.com.au
Google offers to treat rivals equallyto bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the s
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
to bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the sources said. EU competition chief Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say if the offer would be accepted. "It is at this point in time of course... Read more
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Weekly Times
Google offers to treat rivals equallyto bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the s
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
to bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the sources said. EU competition chief Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say if the offer would be accepted. "It is at this point in time of course... Read more
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Herald Sun
Google offers to treat rivals equallyto bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the s
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
to bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the sources said. EU competition chief Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say if the offer would be accepted. "It is at this point in time of course... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Google offers to treat rivals equallyto bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the s
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
to bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the sources said. EU competition chief Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say if the offer would be accepted. "It is at this point in time of course... Read more
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asianage
Google offers to treat rivals equally via auctionto bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the s
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
to bid for any spot in its shopping section known as Product Listing Ads, the sources said. EU competition chief Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say if the offer would be accepted. “It is at this point in time of course... Read more
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DW
EU-US Privacy Shield: ‘America First must not mean America Only’ |concerned, exactly like we do in the EU. It is sometimes tough. But what my col
DW / Posted 8 days ago
concerned, exactly like we do in the EU. It is sometimes tough. But what my colleague [European Competition Commissioner] Margrethe Vestager does in this anti-trust field is nothing more than applying EU law, which applies to everyone who wants to... Read more
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The Hill
Week ahead in tech: Debate over online sex trafficking bill heats upa.m. on Tuesday examining business tax reform, a key issue for internet and tel
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
a.m. on Tuesday examining business tax reform, a key issue for internet and telecom companies. On Monday at 1:30 p.m., Margrethe Vestager, the EU's competition chief will be giving a talk at the American Enterprise Institute on European... Read more
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DW
EU finance ministers propose new tax code for internet giants Google, Facebook |2.4 billion euros ($2.7 billion) for unfairly favoring its own services in sear
DW / Posted 10 days ago
2.4 billion euros ($2.7 billion) for unfairly favoring its own services in search results. The EU's antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager, has also demanded that Apple pay back some 13 billion euros in back taxes to Ireland. Europe, and... Read more
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TheBull
EU's Vestager, the Dane who is Google's baneIf the critics of Silicon Valley needed a leader, many would turn to Denmark's
TheBull / Posted 14 days ago
If the critics of Silicon Valley needed a leader, many would turn to Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, the EU's top anti-trust regulator. If the critics of Silicon Valley needed a leader, many would turn to Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, the EU's top... Read more
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The Economic Times
Google appeals against EU's $2.7 bn antitrust fineGoogle product, its comparison shopping service. In June, the EU official in-c
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
Google product, its comparison shopping service. In June, the EU official in-charge of competition policy, Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said what Google had done was illegal under EU antitrust rules. "It denied other companies the chance to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Google launches appeal over $A3.5bn fineup to 5% of the average daily turnover of its parent company Alphabet. At the
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
up to 5% of the average daily turnover of its parent company Alphabet. At the time of the ruling, Europe's antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said Google's strategy for attracting customers to its online shopping service was not just about being... Read more
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eWeek
Google Appeal Seeks to Overturn $2.9 Billion EU Antitrust Fineand favored paid ads over more relevant and organic results. In announcing the
eWeek / Posted 14 days ago
and favored paid ads over more relevant and organic results. In announcing the fine, the EU's commissioner for competition Margrethe Vestager said Google's practice of playing up its own service denied rivals the chance to compete on innovation and... Read more
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The Hill
Google appeals record EU fine | Outrage builds over Equifax breach | AT&T workers to protest at iPhone launchresults at the expense of other services. "What Google has done is illegal und
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
results at the expense of other services. "What Google has done is illegal under EU antitrust rules," said EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager at the time. "It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits and to innovate. And most... Read more
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The Hill
Supreme Court temporarily lifts restrictions on travel ban | WH to consider new rules after Equifax breach | Google appeals record EU fineresults at the expense of other services. "What Google has done is illegal und
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
results at the expense of other services. "What Google has done is illegal under EU antitrust rules," said EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager at the time. "It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits and to innovate. And most... Read more
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Reuters
EU regulators have concerns over Luxottica-Essilor mergerlens-maker. Luxottica declined to comment. Essilor was not immediately availab
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
lens-maker. Luxottica declined to comment. Essilor was not immediately available for comment. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told Reuters this month that the deal would require careful vetting given the size of the two companies’... Read more
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SKY News
Google begins EU showdown to appeal £2.2bn record fineup to 5% of the average daily turnover of its parent company Alphabet. At the
SKY News / Posted 15 days ago
up to 5% of the average daily turnover of its parent company Alphabet. At the time of the ruling, Europe's antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said Google's strategy for attracting customers to its online shopping service was not just about being... Read more
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Gulf News
Google takes fight over record antitrust fine to EU courtsinto Google’s Android mobile-phone software — possibly as soon as next month —
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
into Google’s Android mobile-phone software — possibly as soon as next month — and the AdSense advertising service. Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust chief, has also threatened further probes on travel or map services.The European... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Google appeals £2.2bn Brussels fineEU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager is investigating Google in three
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager is investigating Google in three cases, as well as tech giants Apple, Facebook and Qualcomm. The €2.4bn fine against Google for illegally exploiting its 90pc search market share led to its parent... Read more
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The Register
Google will appeal €2.9bn EU fineturned search placements into a pay-to-play auction – appalled critics. The clo
The Register / Posted 15 days ago
turned search placements into a pay-to-play auction – appalled critics. The clock ran down and incoming Competition Commish Margrethe Vestager wasn't in a mood to play nice. Google contends that its vertical search integration didn't just put... Read more
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The Hill
Google appeals $2.7 billion EU fineresults at the expense of other services. “What Google has done is illegal und
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
results at the expense of other services. “What Google has done is illegal under EU antitrust rules,” EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager at the time. “It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits and to innovate. And most... Read more
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The Economic Times
Google launches appeal against 2.4-billion euro EU fine: Courtthe EU that it would attempt to meet the demands of the EU decision. In an int
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
the EU that it would attempt to meet the demands of the EU decision. In an interview with AFP, Europe's anti-trust chief Margrethe Vestager last week said some of that proposal "pointed in the very right direction", but could only be judged once... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Google launches appeal against US$2.8b EU fine: Courtthe EU that it would attempt to meet the demands of the EU decision. In an int
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
the EU that it would attempt to meet the demands of the EU decision. In an interview with AFP, Europe's anti-trust chief Margrethe Vestager last week said some of that proposal "pointed in the very right direction", but could only be judged once... Read more
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EuroNews
German auto chiefs must fix industry's mistakes, Merkel sayssurfaced, and they could face “very high” fines if that is proved true in court
EuroNews / Posted 20 days ago
surfaced, and they could face “very high” fines if that is proved true in court, European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has said. The sector’s problem have become an issue in campaigning for a national election taking place on... Read more
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Reuters
German auto chiefs must fix industry's mistakes, Merkel sayssurfaced, and they could face “very high” fines if that is proved true in court
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
surfaced, and they could face “very high” fines if that is proved true in court, European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has said. The sector’s problem have become an issue in campaigning for a national election taking place... Read more
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International Business Times
Google may have 'deliberately' cut advertising after critical comments, claims Vivaldi CEO under EU antitrust rules. It denied other companies the chance to compete on th
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
under EU antitrust rules. It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits and to innovate," said commissioner Margrethe Vestager at the time. At this time, Tetzchner's claims remain accusations. IBTimes UKreached out to Google to ask... Read more
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TheBull
Google proposals 'in right direction,' EU anti-trust chief saysEurope's anti-trust chief Margrethe Vestager on Monday said Google's proposals
TheBull / Posted 21 days ago
Europe's anti-trust chief Margrethe Vestager on Monday said Google's proposals to comply with an EU order to modify its shopping service pointed in the "right direction". 05.09.2017 09:28 AM Europe's anti-trust chief Margrethe Vestager on Monday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU's Vestager says Essilor-Luxottica merger requires thorough vettingto close around the end of the year. The EU Commission was officially notified
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
to close around the end of the year. The EU Commission was officially notified on Aug. 22 . EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say whether approval may require the companies to make significant... Read more
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Reuters
EU's Vestager says Essilor-Luxottica merger requires thorough vettingto close around the end of the year. The EU Commission was officially notified
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
to close around the end of the year. The EU Commission was officially notified on Aug. 22 . EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say whether approval may require the companies to make significant... Read more
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Reuters
EU's Vestager says Essilor-Luxottica merger requires thorough vettingto close around the end of the year. The EU Commission was officially notified
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
to close around the end of the year. The EU Commission was officially notified on Aug. 22 . EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said it was too early to say whether approval may require the companies to make significant... Read more
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Reuters
German carmakers may face 'very high' cartel fines: EU's Vestagercould face "very high" fines if suspicions of collusion prove true in court, Eu
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
could face "very high" fines if suspicions of collusion prove true in court, European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told Business Insider. But she said it was too soon to speculate on "the extent of possible sanctions and... Read more
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The Register
Criticize Google, get fired: Spotlight spins on ad giant's use of soft moneythe "coming fall of the global corporation." "The Open Markets Team congratula
The Register / Posted 26 days ago
the "coming fall of the global corporation." "The Open Markets Team congratulates European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager and the European competition authority for this important decision," a quote attributed to Lynn read. "We... Read more
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The Hill
Google working to comply with EU antitrust rulingabout attracting customers by making its product better than those of its rival
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
about attracting customers by making its product better than those of its rivals,” the EU’s commissioner of competition, Margrethe Vestager, said at the time. “Instead, Google abused its market dominance as a search engine by promoting its own... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Google to obey EU's antitrust orderinto Google's Android mobile phone software -- possibly as soon as next month -
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
into Google's Android mobile phone software -- possibly as soon as next month -- and the AdSense advertising service. Margrethe Vestager, the EU's antitrust chief, has also threatened investigations on travel or map services. Regulators... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Business News Roundup, Aug. 30to levy fines in separate investigations into Google’s Android mobile-phone sof
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
to levy fines in separate investigations into Google’s Android mobile-phone software and the AdSense advertising service. Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust chief, has also threatened probes on travel or map services. Chronicle News... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Google to comply with EU search demands to avoid more finesinto Google’s Android mobile-phone software — possibly as soon as next month —
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
into Google’s Android mobile-phone software — possibly as soon as next month — and the AdSense advertising service. Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust chief, has also threatened further probes on travel or map services. Regulators... Read more
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Search Engine Land
Google says it will offer antitrust remedy to EU to avoid further penaltiesad placement in search results? It’s not clear to me whether ads will be impact
Search Engine Land / Posted 28 days ago
ad placement in search results? It’s not clear to me whether ads will be impacted. Before current European Commission head Margrethe Vestager took office in late 2014 and adopted a more aggressive approach toward antitrust, Google was on the cusp... Read more
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The Irish Times
Google faces Tuesday deadline as clock ticks toward new EU finesinto Google’s Android mobile-phone software -- possibly later this year -- and
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
into Google’s Android mobile-phone software -- possibly later this year -- and the AdSense advertising service. Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust chief, has also threatened further probes on travel or map services. Regulators... Read more
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