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Russia fines Google $34 million for breaching competition rules

Russia fines Google $34 million for breaching competition rules

Russia fines Google $34 million for breaching competition rules | Photo Credit: AP

Russia’s competition watchdog fined Alphabet’s Google 2 billion roubles ($34.2 million) on Tuesday for abusing its dominant position in the video hosting market, the regulator said in a statement.

The decision is the latest multi-million dollar fine as part of Moscow’s increasingly assertive campaign against foreign tech companies. 

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