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US Department of Justice starts competition probe into leading online platforms

Wednesday 24 July 2019 | 08:42 CET | News
The US Department of Justice has announced a wide-ranging investigation into leading online platforms and they may be stifling competition. The Department's Antitrust Division is reviewing whether and how market-leading platforms have achieved market power and are engaging in practices that have reduced competition, stifled innovation, or otherwise harmed consumers, it said in a statement. 

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Companies: Alphabet / Amazon / Apple / Facebook / Google
Countries: United States
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