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European Union Broadens Corporate Tax Crackdown To Amazon

The probe adds another high-profile name to the list of companies targeted by the EU, which is already investigating Apple Inc., coffee chain Starbucks and the financial arm of carmaker Fiat.

CBS Seattle–10/07/2014

File photo of a Starbucks coffee shop (Photo credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Starbucks Looks To Expand To Myanmar

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said Monday the coffee chain’s first stores in India and Vietnam have been received positively and it might soon be time to give Myanmar a shot too.

05/13/2013

EU Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia speaks during a press conference, on July 17, 2012 at the EU Headquarters in Brussels. (credit: GEORGES GOBET/AFP/GettyImages)

European Union Opens Investigation Over Microsoft Antitrust Commitments

The European Union’s executive body, the Commission, is to open an investigation into whether Microsoft has kept to the antitrust commitments it made in 2009, warning that penalties for non-compliance could be “severe”.

07/17/2012

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