More complaints targeting Google Inc. shouldn’t derail the European Union’s plans to clinch a settlement with the world’s largest search-engine company, the EU’s antitrust chief said in a letter to colleagues.
Axel Springer SE, Europe’s biggest newspaper publisher, is working with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Citigroup Inc. on an initial public offering of its digital- classifieds business, people familiar with the matter said.
Forbes Media LLC’s effort to find a buyer is running into trouble, with one potential bidder officially out of the running and two others no longer in active talks, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Axel Springer AG , Europe’s largest newspaper publisher, said first-quarter profit before some items rose 6.5 percent as international and online-business revenue made up for a weaker German advertising market.
Google Inc.’s opponents are lining up for a last chance to change the mind of Joaquin Almunia, the European Union’s antitrust chief, as he edges toward a possible settlement with the owner of the world’s biggest search engine.
Axel Springer AG , the publisher of Germany’s most popular newspaper, will restrict itself to “unspectacular” medium-sized acquisitions to expand without piling up debt, Chief Executive Officer Mathias Doepfner said.