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Google loses appeal in Russian Android competition suit

Tuesday 15 March 2016 | 09:26 CET | News
Google has lost its appeal against a ruling by Russia's competition watchdog that it had abused its dominant position in the Android phone market. The Moscow Arbitration Court upheld the earlier ruling, Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service said. Google said it had no comment since it hadn't yet received the court's decision on the rejection of its appeal, the Wall Street Journal reported. The company can appeal the new ruling. The Russian watchdog last fall ordered Google to rectify its violations of antitrust laws, paving the way for a hefty fine, in a victory for Russian search engine

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