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US regulators, Congress take closer look at GAFA competition

Tuesday 4 June 2019 | 09:16 CET | News
The US government is gearing up to investigate whether Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple misuse their massive market power, sources told Reuters. The Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice, which enforce competition laws in the US, have divided oversight over the four companies, two sources said, with Amazon and Facebook under the watch of the FTC, and Apple and Google under the Justice Department. Meanwhile, Congress also announced its own investigation. 

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