TikTok’s attempt to stall DMA antitrust rules rejected by EU court

TikTok’s attempt to stall the EU from designating it as a “gatekeeper” — companies with platforms powerful enough that they must follow strict Digital Markets Act (DMA) antitrust rules — has been rejected by a court. Bloomberg reports that the EU’s General Court has dismissed owner ByteDance’s request for an interim measure that would effectively … Read more

Germany’s train drivers stage a 24-hour strike as contract negotiations stall

Travelers in Germany are facing delays and disruptions as a union representing Germany’s train drivers conducts a 24-hour strike ByThe Associated Press December 8, 2023, 5:23 AM A man checks his mobile phone in the central train station in Frankfurt, Germany, Friday, Dec. 8, 2023, when train drivers of the GDL union went on a … Read more

Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe: Hukum and Westover handed tricky Arc draws; favourite Ace Impact in stall eight | Racing News

Hukum will have to overcome an unfavourable draw in stall 14 if he is to triumph in Sunday’s Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at ParisLongchamp. The Owen Burrows-trained six-year-old won the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot when last seen in July, having beaten Derby hero Desert Crown in the Brigadier … Read more