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France approves 'anti-Amazon' bill

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Thursday, October 03, 2013

BBC: France has approved a bill to support independent bookstores against competition from online retailers.

The new laws will restrict companies like Amazon from combining offers of five percent discounts with free deliveries.

France's 3,000 independent bookshops have complained that they can't compete with the cut-price offers online.

 

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