Regulation

EU court ruling boosts Brexit opponents

EU court ruling boosts Brexit opponents

Published 10/12/2018

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - The European Union’s top court ruled on Monday that the British government may reverse its decision to leave the bloc without consulting [more…]

Huawei CFO bail hearing to resume in Canada as Beijing steps up…

Huawei CFO bail hearing to resume in Canada as Beijing steps up…

Published 10/12/2018

TORONTO/BEIJING (Reuters) - A top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies is due back in a Canadian court on Monday where she’ll fight for [more…]

Austrian retailers file antitrust complaint against Amazon

Austrian retailers file antitrust complaint against Amazon

Published 10/12/2018

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian retailers have filed a complaint against Amazon with their national competition authority over the U.S. e-commerce giant’s dual role as a [more…]

China says it has never heard of any country having security…

China says it has never heard of any country having security…

Published 10/12/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s foreign ministry on Monday said it had never heard of any country having a security problem with Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [more…]

Exclusive: Dutch hospitals to drop U.S. body brokers, cite ethical…

Exclusive: Dutch hospitals to drop U.S. body brokers, cite ethical…

Published 10/12/2018

AMSTERDAM - Two major Dutch hospitals say they will stop importing human body parts from American firms, which they have been doing without any regulation [more…]

Australian watchdog wants a regulator for dominant Google, Facebook

Australian watchdog wants a regulator for dominant Google, Facebook

Published 10/12/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s competition watchdog on Monday recommended tougher scrutiny and a new regulatory body to check the dominance of tech giants Facebook Inc [more…]

Australian regulator says probe of tech giants spurs five…

Australian regulator says probe of tech giants spurs five…

Published 10/12/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s competition regulator says it has five investigations afoot as a result of its examination of the market power and public influence [more…]

China says rejecting physical cash is illegal amid e-payments…

China says rejecting physical cash is illegal amid e-payments…

Published 10/12/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s central bank on Monday warned that rejecting cash as a form of payment was illegal, saying that such practices could eventually [more…]

Huawei CFO seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars: court documents

Huawei CFO seeks bail, cites health fears behind bars: court documents

Published 09/12/2018

TORONTO (Reuters) - A top executive of China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] argued that she should be let out on bail while awaiting an [more…]

U.S. accuses Huawei CFO of Iran sanctions cover-up- hearing adjourned

U.S. accuses Huawei CFO of Iran sanctions cover-up- hearing adjourned

Published 08/12/2018

VANCOUVER/LONDON (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s chief financial officer faces U.S. accusations that she covered up her company’s links to a firm that tried [more…]