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Google under probe in Korea over anti-competitive behavior

Thursday 21 July 2016 | 11:04 CET | News
South Korea's antitrust watchdog, the Fair Trade Commission (FTC), reports it has conducted an investigation into Google. The internet company has allegedly forced smartphone makers to use its operating system in their handsets, Yonhap news agency reports. The FTC has inspected Google's local headquarters in southern Seoul last week, two years after the commission acquitted the company of the same charges.

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Categories: Internet / IT
Companies: Google
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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