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Steven Scheer / Reuters:
Chairman of Israel's Tax Authority says Israel will send tax bills to Facebook and Google “within a year”, joining EU efforts to tax multinational companies   —  JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel is planning to send tax bills within a year to internet companies Google and Facebook …
Nov 15, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Sam Schechner / Wall Street Journal:
Google begins rolling out overhauled European shopping search results to comply with EU ruling that let third-parties bid for top space on the page   —  Part of effort to comply with a European Union antitrust decision that fined the company $2.7 billion  —  Google has started overhauling millions …
Sep 27, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Aoife White / Bloomberg:
Sources: Google to create a standalone unit for its shopping unit and require it to bid against rivals for ads, to satisfy EU antitrust concerns   —  Google Shopping must rely on own revenues to bid for ad slots  —  EU gave Thursday deadline for Google to comply with order
Sep 26, 2017, 11:05 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
EU competition chief says it's up to competitors to approve Google's remedies in shopping search antitrust case   —  EU's Vestager says rivals' complaints could trigger new fines  —  Google faces Sept. 28 deadline to comply with antitrust order  —  How will the European Union's antitrust …
Sep 22, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context
Natalia Drozdiak / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Google has offered to auction off shopping ad spaces to rivals, to comply with EU's antitrust order; Google would set price cap for its own bids   —  Tech giant would bid against its competitors to display products for sale in the space above its general search results
Sep 18, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Francesco Guarascio / Reuters:
Report from lawmaker leading EU corporate tax reform details how big online businesses minimize EU tax bills, with Facebook and Google paying well under 1% tax   —  BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union states could have lost 5.4 billion euros in tax revenues from Google and Facebook between 2013 and 2015 …
Sep 13, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Foo Yun Chee / Reuters:
Google appeals record EU antitrust fine but says it has not asked for an interim order to suspend decision   —  BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Google (GOOGL.O) appealed on Monday against a record 2.4-billion-euro ($2.9 billion) EU antitrust fine, with its chances of success boosted by Intel's (INTC.O) …
Sep 11, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Financial Times:
France, Germany, Spain, Italy take aim at US tech giants in plan to tax on revenues instead of profits; passage requires unanimous approval by EU member states   —  Paris and Berlin are mounting a joint offensive to tax internet giants such as Google and Amazon based on revenues generated in EU countries …
Sep 10, 2017, 9:35 PMIn context
Stephanie Bodoni / Bloomberg:
EU Court of Justice rules in favor of Intel in €1.06B anti-trust case, tells lower court to reexamine its 2014 decision that upheld the EU fine   —  EU top court in ruling says Intel claims need re-examination  —  Lower court criticized for rejecting Intel appeal in 2014
Sep 6, 2017, 6:20 AMIn context
Kenneth P. Vogel / New York Times:
Concerns raised after New America Foundation, a think tank funded by Google, fired Barry Lynn, a senior fellow who praised EU's antitrust fine against Google   —  WASHINGTON — In the hours after European antitrust regulators levied a record $2.7 billion fine against Google in late June …
Aug 30, 2017, 9:10 AMIn context

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