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German watchdog launches Amazon investigation: report

German watchdog launches Amazon investigation: report

Published 17/08/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s anti-trust authority has launched an investigation into Amazon’s relationship with third-party traders selling on its site, its head was quoted as [more…]

Google says Australian antitrust law would hit small content creators

Google says Australian antitrust law would hit small content creators

Published 17/08/2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google on Monday said a proposed antitrust law in Australia forcing tech firms to pay for news that appears [more…]

Russia fines Google for not blocking banned content – Ifax

Russia fines Google for not blocking banned content – Ifax

Published 10/08/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian court on Monday fined Google 1.5 million roubles ($20,350) after finding it guilty of failing to block content banned in [more…]

Australian regulator says Google misled users over data privacy issues

Australian regulator says Google misled users over data privacy issues

Published 27/07/2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s competition regulator on Monday accused Alphabet’s Google of misleading consumers to get permission for use of their personal data for targeted [more…]

Amazon CEO Bezos willing to testify before U.S. Congress: letter

Amazon CEO Bezos willing to testify before U.S. Congress: letter

Published 15/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) Chief Executive Jeff Bezos is willing to testify to a congressional panel investigating potential violations of U.S. antitrust law [more…]

EU’s Vestager wants power to investigate foreign aided bids for European companies

EU’s Vestager wants power to investigate foreign aided bids for European companies

Published 09/06/2020

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Foreign state-backed or state-owned companies seeking to acquire European companies may be investigated to see if they are benefiting from unfair subsidies, [more…]

New York drops fight against T-Mobile-Sprint merger

New York drops fight against T-Mobile-Sprint merger

Published 17/02/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York on Sunday dropped its fight against the $40 billion merger of U.S. wireless carriers T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) and [more…]

Australia cartel investigator says no impropriety in exchanges with JPMorgan lawyers

Australia cartel investigator says no impropriety in exchanges with JPMorgan lawyers

Published 10/02/2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australian antitrust investigator who helped bring criminal cartel charges against Citigroup Inc (C.N) and Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) denied acting with [more…]

T-Mobile CEO takes the stand in T-Mobile/Sprint merger trial

T-Mobile CEO takes the stand in T-Mobile/Sprint merger trial

Published 13/12/2019

(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc Chief Executive John Legere testified on Friday that he believes U.S. regulators considered Dish Network’s history of attempting to build [more…]

Britain’s competition watchdog reviewing Google’s Looker buyout deal

Britain’s competition watchdog reviewing Google’s Looker buyout deal

Published 02/12/2019

(Reuters) - Britain’s competition watchdog on Monday said it was probing Google’s $2.6 billion buyout of privately held big-data analytics firm Looker Data Sciences. The [more…]