After tax defeat, Vestager hits back at Apple

Posted on 20. Jul, 2020 in: News

Denmark’s Executive Vice President of the European Commission Margrethe Vestager has launched a broad anti-competition inquiry into ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) technologies such as voice assistants and connected mobile devices. After losing a high-profile…

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Vestager’s tax defeat a threat to Danish welfare

Posted on 17. Jul, 2020 in: News

Margrethe Vestager’s defeat in the EU tax battle with Apple should be a major concern for the Danish government according to left-leaning daily Politiken. In a hard hitting editorial the paper claims that that…

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Vestager loses tax battle with Apple

Posted on 16. Jul, 2020 in: News

Denmark’s Executive Vice President of the European Commission Margrethe Vestager has warned of possible changes to EU tax law after losing her high-profile tax battle with Apple. Ms Vestager said the European Commission…

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Vestager questions business subsidies from ‘foreign states’

Posted on 18. Jun, 2020 in: News

Denmark’s Executive Vice President of the European Commission Margrethe Vestager has called for increased control of foreign subsidies that ‘distort the market.’ After putting forward a White Paper on how to address effects…

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Vestager launches probe into car merger

Posted on 18. Jun, 2020 in: News

It was a busy day for Margrethe Vestager on Wednesday – Denmark’s European Commission Vice President also launched in-depth investigation into the proposed merger of Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot that would create the…

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Vestager blocks companies paying executive bonuses from virus aid

Posted on 17. Apr, 2020 in: News

Denmark’s Executive Vice President of the European Commission Margrethe Vestager has put forward legislation that would disbar companies rescued by state funding during the corona crisis from paying out bonuses to executives. The…

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Vestager warns of Chinese threat

Posted on 14. Apr, 2020 in: News

Denmark’s European Competition and Digital Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has warned against the threat of China buying up EU, and Danish, companies struggling with the coronavirus and subsequent economic downturn. The former Social Liberal…

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Vestager promises business aid

Posted on 18. Mar, 2020 in: News

Denmark’s European Competition and Digital Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has promised the EU will act ’quickly and decisively’ to help businesses hit by the coronavirus. In a proposal forwarded to all EU members, Tuesday,…

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Vestager lays out EU digital strategy

Posted on 20. Feb, 2020 in: News

Denmark’s Margrethe Vestager, the European Union’s digital and competition chief, has presented the long-awaited details of an EU digital strategy that the U.S. fears will to have major consequences for technology giants such…

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Vestager goes face to face with Facebook founder

Posted on 18. Feb, 2020 in: News

Billionaire Mark Zuckerberg was given a frosty reception by Denmark’s European Competition and Digital Commissioner Margrethe Vestager and other high-ranking EU officials in Brussels. Monday. The Facebook founder’s ‘fence-mending’ mission came just as…

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