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Amazon slides as the EU puts more tech giants in its regulatory sights

The European Union’s competition commissioner said Wednesday that a preliminary investigation into Amazon is ongoing. Shares of the e-commerce giant fell 1.7% following the announcement. In July, a similar investigation led to a $US5 billion fine against Google-parent Alphabet. Follow Amazon’s stock price in real time here. Amazon shares fell […]
Amazon slides as the EU puts more tech giants in its regulatory sights
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3 reasons the EU’s new Brexit guidelines spell major trouble for Theresa May

New Brexit guidelines from the EU Commission suggest trouble lies ahead for Britain in the next round of negotiations. They focus on the key issues of immigration, regulatory issues, and transport. The guidelines explicitly reject Theresa May’s favoured approach for a future EU relationship. LONDON – As Theresa May gathered […]
3 reasons the EU’s new Brexit guidelines spell major trouble for Theresa May