Margrethe Vestager

Margrethe Vestager (born 13 April 1968 in Glostrup) is a Danish politician representing the Danish Social Liberal Party (Radikale Venstre). She has been a Member of Parliament (the Folketing) since 20 November 2001. On 15 June 2007 she was appointed parliamentary group leader of her party, replacing Marianne Jelved. On October 3, 2011, she became Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Economic and Interior Affairs under the government of Helle Thorning-Schmidt.
Posts about Margrethe Vestager
  • European Commission Vote Could Mean the End for Google

    …? At this point, it could go either way. Joaquín Almunia, the European Union’s former competition commissioner, was a more vocal opponent of Google’s European business practices than his successor, Margrethe Vestager, but that doesn’t mean she’s ruling out the possibility. It’s more likely that more stringent regulatory frameworks will be applied to Google…

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  • Does the European Google Antitrust Case Have Any Merit?

    …, (relatively) anonymous search experience. Best of all? Duck Duck Go was created by one man, Gabriel Weinberg, and his small startup is still based in Paoli, a tiny suburb of Pennsylvania. Industry insiders frequently cite Duck Duck Go as one of Google’s most serious competitors, proving that superior products and services are the best way to tip…

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