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Third of EU commissioners oppose Google antitrust deal: officials

By Tom Körkemeier BRUSSELS (Reuters) – A third of the members of the European Commission opposed the EU's decision to strike a deal with Google and end a three-year antitrust investigation, officials said, underlining the political sensitivity of the decision. … Continue reading

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5 reasons diverse critics oppose Iran nuclear deal – CNN

Telegraph.co.uk 5 reasons diverse critics oppose Iran nuclear dealCNNWashington (CNN) — It is the first major international agreement on Iran's nuclear ambitions after a decade of failed efforts, and follows the first notable thaw in U.S-Iranian relations in 34 years. … Continue reading

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Oracle shareholders oppose Ellison’s pay at annual meeting

By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A majority of shareholders opposed Oracle’s executive compensation, including Chief Executive Larry Ellison’s pay, in a non-binding vote on Thursday following complaints that the world’s third-richest man is paid too much as his … Continue reading

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Vietnamese villagers oppose preservation rules on ancient homes – Asahi Shimbun

Vietnamese villagers oppose preservation rules on ancient homesAsahi ShimbunHANOI–When Ha Thi Khanh built a new house, she didn't expect to run afoul of a project to preserve historical houses in her ancient village, an effort partly backed by Japan. “As … Continue reading

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Vietnamese villagers oppose preservation rules on ancient homes – Asahi Shimbun

Vietnamese villagers oppose preservation rules on ancient homesAsahi ShimbunHANOI–When Ha Thi Khanh built a new house, she didn't expect to run afoul of a project to preserve historical houses in her ancient village, an effort partly backed by Japan. “As … Continue reading

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Publishers oppose Amazon’s bid to gain Web names: WSJ

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two publishing industry groups, the Authors Guild and the Association of American Publishers, are opposing Amazon.com Inc's request to own new domain names, The Wall Street Journal reported. The organizations argue that allowing Amazon to have … Continue reading

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Union pension adviser says will oppose two HP directors

(Reuters) – A union pension adviser said it will oppose two Hewlett-Packard Co directors and the company's auditor over governance issues, after HP leaders assuaged few of their concerns at a meeting on Monday. The declaration by pension adviser CtW … Continue reading

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Key shareholders oppose Xstrata retention packages

BlackRock and Legal and General want Xstrata to lower or scrap retention packages but majority of shareholders fear senior executives will leave if they are cancelled Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Qatar to oppose Glencore Xstrata merger

Sovereign wealth fund ready to block proposed $ 70bn deal but failure to repeat call for 3.25 share ratio may signal willingness to compromise Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Tweeters Oppose Invisible Children Campaign – AllAfrica.com

National Post Tweeters Oppose Invisible Children CampaignAllAfrica.comBy Mark Schenkel, 8 March 2012 NGO Invisible Children has launched an internet campaign against Joseph Kony, the fugitive head of Uganda's Lord's Resistance Army rebels. The LRA is infamous for committing extreme atrocities … Continue reading

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