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Antitrust: Commission fines Google €2.42 billion for abusing dominance as search engine by giving illegal advantage ... - EU News

The European Commission has fined Google €2.42 billion for breaching EU antitrust rules. Google has abused its market dominance as a search engine by giving an illegal advantage to another Google product, its comparison shopping service. The company ...and more »

EU fines Google €2.4bn over abuse of search dominance - Financial Times

Brussels has hit Google with a €2.42bn antitrust fine for abusing its dominance in search, a decision with potentially far-reaching implications for both the tech sector and already-strained transatlantic relations. The European Commission ended its ...and more »

Google Fined Record $2.7 Billion in EU Antitrust Ruling - New York Times

Margrethe Vestager, the European Union antitrust chief, in Brussels on Tuesday. In addition to the Google case, she has previously demanded that Apple pay $14.5 billion in back taxes in Ireland, opened an investigation into Amazon's tax practices in ...and more »

Statement by Commissioner Vestager on Commission decision to fine Google €2.42 billion for abusing dominance as ... - EU News

*Please check against delivery*. Today, the Commission has decided to fine Google €2.4 billion for breaching EU antitrust rules. Google has abused its market dominance as a search engine by giving illegal advantages to another Google product, its ...and more »

European Commision fines Google €2.4B for breaking antitrust law - GSMArena.com

Google has been slapped with a €2.42 billion fine ($2.7 billion) for tampering with results on Google Shopping. The decision comes after seven years of investigation, which concluded with ruling that Google abused its dominant market position and fixed ...and more »

Google's fine will hit more than its coffers. It could shake up every part of your online life - Wired.co.uk

The fine is gigantic: €2.4 billion, (£2.1 billion) by far the biggest ever in this type of antitrust case. But, strange as it may seem, Margrethe Vestager's decision in the European Commission's competition case against Google isn't about money. It's ...and more »

EU slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine - CNNMoney

European Union regulators slapped Google with a record €2.4 billion ($2.7 billion) antitrust fine on Tuesday, the latest broadside fired at big American tech companies doing business in the region. The European Commission found that the U.S. tech giant ...and more »

Google's huge antitrust fine in Europe is being spun into a debate about American patriotism - Quartz

Google was hit by a record-breaking fine for antitrust violations in Europe today. The European Commission will levy a €2.42 billion ($2.7 billion) penalty on the tech giant, far surpassing the €1.06 billion fine slapped on Intel in 2009, the previous ...and more »

Google has been hit with a record-breaking €2.4 billion fine by the EU over its antitrust case - Business Insider

The European Commission has hit Google with a record-breaking €2.4 billion (£2.1 billion, $2.7 billion) fine in an antitrust case. Google has also been ordered to change its practices to promote the shopping services of its competitors or be fined up ...and more »

Google fined record €2.4bn by EU over search engine results - The Guardian

Brussels claims tech giant abused market dominance by manipulating its search engine results to favour its own comparison shopping service. Daniel Boffey in Brussels. Tue 27 Jun 2017 08.14 EDT First published on Tue 27 Jun 2017 05.32 EDT. Share on ...and more »