Global  

Trump risks playing into China's hands by demanding a US government cut of any Microsoft-TikTok deal

Business Insider Tuesday, 4 August 2020
Trump risks playing into China's hands by demanding a US government cut of any Microsoft-TikTok deal· President Trump risks giving ammo to his geopolitical rivals with his eye-opening demand for a Treasury cut of any sale of TikTok's US business to a US firm.
· Trump explicitly stated on Monday that if lead bidder Microsoft or another US firm were to acquire TikTok from its Chinese parent ByteDance, "the US should get a very...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: Wibbitz Studio - Published
News video: Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban TikTok in the US

Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban TikTok in the US 01:14

Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban TikTok in the US China-based company ByteDance is the parent company of TikTok. The order, barring U.S. companies from doing business with ByteDance, is set to go into effect in 45 days if TikTok is not sold to an American company. Microsoft...

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Donald Trump gives his 'blessing' to deal to keep TikTok app available in the US [Video]

Donald Trump gives his 'blessing' to deal to keep TikTok app available in the US

The deal, which will keep the video-sharing app TikTok available in the US, was approved by the Trump administration after it threatened to ban it over security concerns.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:28Published
TikTok avoids shutdown [Video]

TikTok avoids shutdown

[NFA] U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he supported a deal in principle that would allow TikTok to continue to operate in the United States, even as it appeared to conflict with his earlier..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:40Published
New TikTok HQ Could Be Based In Texas After Trump Says He Gave 'Blessing' To US Deal [Video]

New TikTok HQ Could Be Based In Texas After Trump Says He Gave 'Blessing' To US Deal

The popular video app TikTok could soon be based in Texas after President Donald Trump said Saturday he gave his "blessing" to a deal for U.S. operations.

Credit: CBS 11 Dallas     Duration: 00:15Published

Related news from verified sources

Trump's demand for US cut of a TikTok deal is unprecedented

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's demand that the U.S. government get a cut from a potential Microsoft purchase of TikTok is the latest unprecedented...
SeattlePI.com

Trump's demand for US cut of a TikTok deal is unprecedented

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's demand that the U.S. government get a cut from a potential Microsoft purchase of TikTok is the latest unprecedented...
SeattlePI.com

Trump says the US has 'all the cards' on a potential TikTok sale as he doubles down on demand that the government get a 'very big' cut

Trump says the US has 'all the cards' on a potential TikTok sale as he doubles down on demand that the government get a 'very big' cut
· Trump defended his threat to condition the sale of TikTok to an American company on the US government receiving a "very big proportion" of the deal during a...
Business Insider


Tweets about this