[AfrICANN-discuss] Internet Gov Weekly Brief : G7 Competition Authorities on Competition and the Digital Economy; Britain and United States’ collision on taxing internet giants; $32 million stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange; EU launches probe on Amazon over data use

Yao Amevi Amessinou Sossou soyames at gmail.com
Sat Jul 20 00:02:05 UTC 2019

Thanks for the updates

On Fri, Jul 19, 2019, 16:21 Mamadou LO <alfamamadou at hotmail.com> wrote:



> *G7 Competition Authorities on Competition and the Digital Economy*


> “The G7 countries have agreed that competition regulators–like the Justice

> Department, Federal Trade Commission and FCC–need the right tools and

> insights if they are going to enforce competition policy in the digital

> age…”


> https://www.multichannel.com/news/g7-advises-arming-digital-economy-regulators-with-tools-talent

> <https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.multichannel.com/news/g7-advises-arming-digital-economy-regulators-with-tools-talent&sa=D&ust=1563528519191000&usg=AFQjCNHsPLbElVsxGYFgeb8h3FV0ng4ahw>


> *Britain and the United States’ collision on taxing internet giants*


> Draft legislation introduced Thursday in the United Kingdom would impose a

> 2% tax on local revenue of large search companies, social media platforms

> and online marketplaces, starting in 2020…”



> https://ktla.com/2019/07/12/uk-lawmakers-propose-2-tax-targeting-tech-giants-after-france-passes-its-own/

> <https://www.google.com/url?q=https://ktla.com/2019/07/12/uk-lawmakers-propose-2-tax-targeting-tech-giants-after-france-passes-its-own/&sa=D&ust=1563528519176000&usg=AFQjCNEkZtqKm7RzkTuWMdmeTHrJ9jVOnw>

> Read review in full here :

> https://gouvernanceinternet.wordpress.com/2019/07/19/internet-gov-weekly-brief-g7-competition-authorities-on-competition-and-the-digital-economy-britain-and-the-united-states-collision-on-taxing-internet-giants-32-million-stolen-from-tokyo/


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