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Google close to settlement in EU competition case - report

Wednesday 29 January 2014 | 17:44 CET | News
Google is close to settling the European Union's antitrust probe of the search giant, two sources told Reuters. Google and the European Commission are close to a deal and a decision is expected in the next few days or in a couple of weeks at the latest, a senior European Union official told the new agency. A second person familiar with the matter confirmed the likely settlement. Google and the EC declined to comment. The unnamed EU official said Google's latest proposal, its third since EU Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia rejected an earlier offer in October as unacceptable, was "much

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Companies: European Commission / Google / Microsoft
Countries: Europe
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