Does Italy's ‘Google Tax’ Violate EU Laws?

Dec. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Italy’s Parliament passed a new measure on web advertising, the so-called “Google tax,” which will require Italian companies to purchase their Internet ads from locally registered companies, instead of from units based in havens such as Ireland, Luxembourg and Bermuda. Caroline Hyde has more on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Sam Zell Says He's Investing in the Oklahoma Stack
01:40 - Sam Zell, founder and chairman at Equity Group Investments, discusses energy investments, the ability of shale oil to add supply, and his company’s commitment to the Oklahoma Stack oil formation. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." (Source: Bloomberg)
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