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U.S. grocer Kroger carts away Albertsons for $25 bln but faces antitrust test

Oct 14 (Reuters) – Kroger Co (KR.N) acquired Albertsons Cos Inc. (ACI.N) in a $25 billion deal on Friday, creating an American grocery giant to better compete with leader Walmart Inc (WMT.N) on pricing while bracing for antitrust scrutiny. The mega merger between the No. 1 and No. 2 autonomous grocers in the United States …

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Google loses challenge against EU antitrust decision, other probes loom

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LUXEMBOURG, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Google suffered one of its biggest setbacks on Wednesday when a top European court upheld a ruling that it breached competition rules and imposed a record fine of 4.1 billion euros, which could encourage other regulators to increase. pressure on the …

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Google faces $25.4 billion damages claims in UK, Dutch courts over adtech practices

The name Google is displayed outside the company’s offices in London, Britain November 1, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRUSSELS, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Google Alphabet Unit (GOOGL.O) will face claims for damages of up to 25 billion euros ($25.4 billion) for its digital advertising practices in …

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Exclusive: Tencent plans to divest Meituan stake worth $24 billion

Tencent seeks to initiate sale of Meituan stake this year – sources Sale seeks to appease regulators and monetize 8-year-old betting sources Sale of stake likely to be made as a block transaction – sources This decision comes after the sale by Tencent of JD.com and the participations of SEA Meituan shares sink 10%; Tencent …

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Apple can’t dodge rival app store Cydia’s antitrust lawsuit

The Apple Inc. logo is seen hanging at the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, New York, US, October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law Related documents California federal judge says claims not time-barred, can move forward Apple’s Gibson Dunn team directed …

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