Apple fined $12M in Russia over alleged app market abuse

Russia has fined Apple $12 million for breaking monopoly laws, over claims the iPhone maker is allegedly abusing its dominant position in the mobile apps marketplace.

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In August 2020, the Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) ruled that Apple’s App Store gives Apple an unfair advantage in the digital app economy. In a follow-up on Tuesday, it was revealed Apple would be fined $12 million by the anti-competition regulator.

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