Platform News: Google search engine team

Google steps up campaign against EU push for tough new tech rules

Google has launched a 60-day strategy to counter the European Union’s push for tough new tech rules by acquiring US allies to push back against the EU’s digital chief a...

Platform Economy: Woman shopping on an e-commerce website

Next, Zalando and Amazon drop Boohoo over worker rights allegations

Prominent retail businesses Next, Zalando and Amazon are delisting products made by Boohoo following a media report about dire working conditions in an English factory that supplie...


Online fashion stocks in vogue as coronavirus speeds e-commerce

Shares in online fashion retailers Zalando and ASOS jumped on Thursday after the German company said it expects a big increase in second-quarter sales and operating profit as coron...