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Japan to crack down on Apple and Google app store monopolies

Google and Apple both require apps on their mobile operating systems to use their billing systems. (Photo by Masaharu Ban)

RYOHEI YASOSHIMA and RIHO NAGAO, Nikkei staff writers | Japan

TOKYO — Japan is preparing regulations that would require tech giants like Apple and Google to allow outside app stores and payments on their mobile operating systems, in a bid to curb abuse of their dominant position in the Japanese market.

Legislation slated to be sent to the parliament in 2024 would restrict moves by platform operators to keep users in the operators’ own ecosystems and shut out rivals, focusing mainly on four areas: app stores and payments, search, browsers, and operating systems.

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