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FAS fines Google for violating Russian advertising law

Friday 22 January 2021 | 16:20 CET | News
Russian federal competition watchdog FAS has imposed a RUB 100,000 fine on Google for violating the Law on Advertising. Google hosted an advertisement from the company Rypex Trading Limited for its investment services on its website, but the company did not hold a licence to provide financial services. In autumn of 2019, Google was fined RUB 100,000 by the watchdog for similar violation, after it had hosted an advertisement for financial services from Ali Trade.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Google
Countries: Russian Federation
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