Google receives $177 million fine from South Korea for antitrust abuses

Google receives $177 million fine from South Korea for antitrust abuses

September 15, 2021 0 By Ida Torres

The Korea Fair Trade Commission has fined Google 207.4 billion Korean won or around $176.9 million for allegedly using its dominant position to force other brands to use its operating system. The antitrust regulator said that this has curtailed competition within the mobile operating system by forcing smartphone makers to sign an “anti-fragmentation agreement (AFA)” […]

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