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Microsoft boss Nadella promises cooperation in Chinese antitrust probe

BEIJING (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp chief executive Satya Nadella promised to cooperate fully with Chinese authorities in their antitrust investigation into his company during a meeting with a top regulator in Beijing, the Chinese government said. Microsoft has been ensnared … Continue reading

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EU antitrust chief reverses decision, says Google must improve offer or face charges

The European Union's antitrust commissioner today said that Google will face charges unless it improves its proposal to settle a four-year antitrust probe. In a speech published Tuesday, Joaquin Alumnia said that complaints from competitors "have given us fresh evidence and … Continue reading

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China’s antitrust regulators defend probes; Qualcomm inquiry nearly over

By Michael Martina and Xiaoyi Shao BEIJING (Reuters) – China's three anti-monopoly regulators on Thursday launched a vigorous defense of their recent investigations into foreign companies, which have prompted mounting international criticism, and said they are not targeting multinational firms. … Continue reading

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EU rejects Google’s antitrust deal again

Rejecting the third version of US group’s draft settlement marks a change of direction that throws open the fate of a contentious four-year probe Asia homepage

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EU regulators scrap antitrust case against MathWorks

European Union antitrust regulators scrapped on Tuesday an investigation into MathWorks sparked by a complaint the U.S. The European Commission opened an investigation in March 2012 to assess whether MathWorks’ alleged actions had prevented competing products from functioning with its … Continue reading

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Microsoft faces China antitrust ultimatum

SAIC issues high-profile public warning to software group over compatibility issues, its attitude and behaviour surrounding Windows software Asia homepage

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China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of its Windows operating system and Office software suite amid a probe into the world's largest software company. The … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe – source

By Gerry Shih and Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday, as the Chinese government conducts an antitrust … Continue reading

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Chipmaker Qualcomm may face EU antitrust probe: sources

By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Qualcomm, the world's No. 1 mobile chipmaker, may face a European investigation related to a four-year-old complaint from a subsidiary of rival Nvidia Corp, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Chipmaker Qualcomm may face EU antitrust probe

By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Qualcomm, the world's No. 1 mobile chipmaker, may face a European antitrust investigation in relation to a four-year-old complaint by a subsidiary of rival Nvidia Corp, three people familiar with the matter said … Continue reading

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