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Springer CEO criticises Almunia for not reining in Google

Tuesday 27 May 2014 | 09:35 CET | News
Axel Springer CEO Mathias Dopfner has repeated his criticism of Google's dominant market position and has rebuked the European Commission for providing publishers with insufficient protection against the search engine's power, Handelsblatt reported. Dopfner was addressing an eventy by Tubingen University's media faculty and broadcaster SWR. He said Competition Commissioner Joaquín Almunia has done nothing to provent Google from exploiting its monopoly position as a search engine and from giving its own services preference in its search results over services from Google's rivals.

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