Trump touts 'fantastic' TikTok deal with Walmart and Oracle
Sunday, 20 September 2020
President Donald Trump said Saturday he had approved a deal allowing Silicon Valley giant Oracle to become the data partner for TikTok to avert a shutdown of the massively popular Chinese-owned video app that Washington has called a security risk. Donald Trump on September 19, 2020 touted a "fantastic" deal that could see Oracle and Walmart become the US tech partners for TikTok, which the president is seeking to ban over security concerns. AFP The deal, announced by the companies, also includes Walmart as a commercial partner and would create a new US company that would generate some 25,000 jobs. "I think it's going to be a fantastic deal," Trump said. "I have...
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