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Facebook registers for VAT after Google,...

Facebook registers for VAT after Google,...

Commerce

Sun, Jun 13 2021

It is expected to pay VAT on revenue derived locally at a rate of 15% from next month

France fines Google €220 million over...

France fines Google €220 million

Europe

Mon, Jun 7 2021

The penalty is part of a settlement reached after three media groups — News Corp, French daily...

Google apologizes for Kannada is the...

Goggle apologizes for 'ugliest Indian...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 4 2021

A legal notice will be sent to Google, says Culture Minister Aravind Limbavali

Google registers to pay VAT in...

Google registers to pay VAT in...

Business

Tue, May 25 2021

Earlier, the NBR amended the VAT Act to provide direct VAT benefits to companies

Google celebrates Pohela Boishakh with...

Google Doodle celebrates Pohela...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 14 2021

This year, like 2020, Bangladesh is observing Pohela Boishakh without outdoor programs because of...

Facebook, Google plan new undersea cables...

FB, Google plan new undersea cables...

World

Tue, Mar 30 2021

Aside from the Southeast Asian cables, Facebook was continuing with its broader subsea plans in Asia...

News Corp strikes content deal with...

News Corp strikes content deal with...

Oceania

Tue, Mar 16 2021

Australia's government agreed to weaken the arbitration requirements if the tech giants reached deals...

Facebook switches news back on in Australia,...

Facebook switches news back on in...

Oceania

Fri, Feb 26 2021

While Google struck deals with several publishers, Facebook had earlier blocked all news content in...

Indian media ask Google to pay for news...

Indian media ask Google to pay for news...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 25 2021

It should pay for reports generated by newspapers which employ thousands, says the Indian Newspaper...

Australian media reforms pass parliament...

Australian media reforms pass...

Oceania

Thu, Feb 25 2021

The progress of the legislation has been closely watched around the world as countries including Canada...

Infographic: Google strikes content...

Infographic: Google strikes content...

World

Fri, Feb 19 2021

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp reached a landmark three-year global deal with Google that it said would...

Tech giants 'close' to deals with Australian...

Tech giants 'close' to deals with Australian...

World

Mon, Feb 15 2021

Australia is poised to adopt legislation that would force digital companies to pay for news content

Google says it will shut search engine...

Google threatens to shut search engine...

Oceania

Fri, Jan 22 2021

Google's comments drew sharp rebuke from Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison

YouTube suspends Trump channel for week...

YouTube suspends Trump’s channel

North America

Wed, Jan 13 2021

The US president's YouTube account has amassed 2.77 million subscribers

Google employees form workers' union...

Google employees form workers' union...

North America

Mon, Jan 4 2021

The Alphabet Workers Union aims to ensure that employees work at a fair wage, without fear of abuse,...

Google rolls out free, weekly at-home...

Google provides free, weekly Covid-19...

North America

Sat, Dec 19 2020

The company is recommending every staffer be tested weekly, although it is not mandatory

Google hit with third antitrust...

Google hit with third antitrust...

North America

Fri, Dec 18 2020

The internet giant said the case would end up harming consumers if successful

Google services suffer outage affecting...

Google services suffer outage

World

Mon, Dec 14 2020

The affected services included Gmail, YouTube, Google Play, Google Meet, Hangouts

France imposes $163m in fines on Google,...

France imposes $163m in fines on Google,...

Europe

Thu, Dec 10 2020

It faulted Google for providing insufficient privacy information for users as it did not let them know...

Australia to make Facebook, Google pay...

Australia to make Facebook, Google pay...

Oceania

Tue, Dec 8 2020

The law amounts to the strongest check of the tech giants’ market power globally

UK to impose tougher rules on Google,...

UK to slap tougher rules on tech...

Europe

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The new regulator will be launched in April and could have powers to ‘suspend, block and reverse...