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In win for tech giants, EU copyright reforms stalled

Jan 21 2019

BRUSSELS EU efforts to reform copyright rules hit a roadblock on Monday when a meeting of lawmakers and officials was called off, prompting criticism of Google from publishers after it and other tech giants lobbied against the changes.

In win for tech giants, EU copyright reforms stalled

Jan 21 2019

BRUSSELS, Jan 21 EU efforts to reform copyright rules hit a roadblock on Monday as a meeting of lawmakers and officials was called off, prompting criticism of Google from publishers after it and other tech giants lobbied against the changes.

EU to derail Siemens, Alstom's European champion plan: sources

Jan 18 2019

BRUSSELS Siemens and Alstom's plan to create a European rail champion to take on a Chinese rival has failed to win over EU antitrust regulators despite German and French backing, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Deutsche, Credit Agricole, Credit Suisse charged by EU over alleged bond cartel

Dec 20 2018

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank , Credit Agricole , Credit Suisse and another bank have been charged by European Union antitrust regulators for being in a bond trading cartel.

Antitrust agencies say Siemens, Alstom concessions fall short

Dec 20 2018

BRUSSELS Britain's CMA competition watchdog and its counterparts in the Netherlands, Belgium and Spain have teamed up against Siemens and Alstom , saying they "fall far short" of addressing concerns over their rail deal.

Antitrust agencies say Siemens, Alstom concessions fall short

Dec 20 2018

* UK's Network Rail urges EU to block Franco-German rail merger

Film studios and Sky offer to end anti-competitive movie deals

Dec 20 2018

BRUSSELS NBCUniversal, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros and Sky have offered to end anti-competitive movie licensing deals in a bid to stop an antitrust investigation, regulators said on Thursday, after Paramount and Disney made similar concessions.

Belgian PM offers to quit in crisis started by migrant row

Dec 19 2018

BRUSSELS Belgium Prime Minister Charles Michel offered to resign on Tuesday after opponents tabled a no confidence vote in a political crisis triggered by differences over immigration. | Video

Travel agents seek EU antitrust probe into Lufthansa pricing

Dec 19 2018

BRUSSELS A group whose members include Amadeus and Expedia , stepped up their fight against German airline Lufthansa on Wednesday, urging EU regulators to investigate booking fees it levies on travel agents.

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