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Apple probed in Japan over anti-competitive behavior

Fair Trade Commission looks into alleged pressure to quash Yahoo's game platform

Apple's App Store is a large source of income for the tech giant.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- Japan is investigating allegations that pressure from Apple forced Yahoo Japan to pull back from a game platform that competes with the App Store, Nikkei has learned, in the latest effort by regulators to address potentially anti-competitive behavior by American tech behemoths.

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