IPhone maker Apple unveiled the deal last month,
which will help it catch up in the fast-growing and lucrative
music streaming business.
The Commission can either clear the deal unconditionally or
demand concessions if it sees competition issues. It can also
open an extensive investigation if it has deeper concerns.
(Reporting by Foo Yun Chee; editing by Robin Emmott)
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