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Keynote speaker Mark Zuckerberg’s introductory speech at the Big Tech hearing on antitrust Wednesday is missing. “I believe it’s important to uphold the core values of openness and fairness that have made the American digital economy a force for empowerment here. [in the U.S.] and around the world, “Zuckerberg was quoted as saying by CNN reporter Donnie O’Sullivan. Zuckerberg and Apple Inc. AAPL executives
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At the beginning of the sitting of the House of Parliament it is planned to make about five minutes of remarks, which will be deepened in their business practices and huge economic impact. Zuckerberg’s statement, which calls for increased competition from China, may be the basis for the argument that by weakening Facebook with strict rules, the US government may undesirably boost China’s economy. Facebook was not immediately available for comment.