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Apple Pay draws questions from EU competition authorities

Thursday 17 October 2019 | 09:44 CET | News
Apple Pay has attracted the scrutiny of the European Commission, which is concerned Apple may be favouring its own service over other payment providers on its devices. EU antitrust investigators have asked payment companies for feedback on the service, MLex reported. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / European Commission
Countries: Europe
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