SEOUL Oct 11 Head of South Korea's antitrust
regulator said the agency will closely examine whether Google's
agreements with handset manufacturers on the U.S. firm's Android
mobile operating system limits market competition.
Jeong Jae-chan, chairman of the Korea Fair Trade Commission,
said the agency will re-examine anti-competition issues over
Google's policies on the Android platform but did not elaborate
The agency said in August it was looking into whether the
U.S. firm, whose corporate parent is Alphabet Inc., has violated
South Korean anti-competition laws but did not elaborate on what
potential charges might be brought against Google.
(Reporting by Se Young Lee; Editing by Michael Perry)