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Amazon: It was fined 746 million euros by the EU

Amazon was fined 746 million euros ($ 887 million) by the European Union (EU) for violating data protection laws.

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The fine, which Amazon revealed on Friday in a "securities filing", was issued two weeks ago by its privacy regulator. Luxembourg.

Η National Committee for Data Protection of Luxembourg stated that the processing of personal data by Amazon was not in accordance with the general EU regulation on data protection.

The EU has ordered Amazon to review some unknown business practices.

Amazon posted its third consecutive quarter of $ 100 billion on Thursday, with revenue up 27% year-on-year to $ 113,08 billion.

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Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for comment. In the testimony, the e-commerce giant said: "We believe that the decision of the CNPD is worthless and we intend to defend ourselves vigorously in this matter."

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