Google found to abuse dominant position in Russian market

Tuesday 15 September 2015 | 08:31 CET | News
Google has been found guilty of abusing its dominant position in the Russian market, a spokesperson for the country's antitrust regulator told The Wall Street Journal. In February, Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service opened an investigation into Google for alleged anti-competitive practices related to how the company bundles apps with its Android mobile operating system. This followed a complaint from Google's Russian rival in the search market Yandex. The Russian regulator has 10 business days to issue its ruling on the case in full. Google said it had not yet received the decision. Yandex

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Companies: Google / Yandex
Countries: Russian Federation
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