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Commission slaps €138m fine on SIM card firms

03.09.14 @ 23:17

  1. By EUOBSERVER

The European Commission slapped fines worth €138 million on Philips, Samsung Electronics and Infineon Technologies on Wednesday after ruling they had fixed prices of chips used in mobile phone SIM cards. The commission, which conducted a six year inquiry, said the cartel took place between 2003 and 2005