France to take legal action against Google, Apple for 'abusive' practices

An action against these companies could include penalties reaching to several million Euros.

  • Published: March 14, 2018 7:00 PM IST

France will take legal action against Google and Apple for “abusive business practices”, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said today.

“I believe in an economy based on justice and I will take Google and Apple before the Paris Commercial Court for abusive business practices” against French start-ups, Le Maire said on RTL radio.

He added the action could result in penalties reaching several million Euros.

  • Published Date: March 14, 2018 7:00 PM IST