Reports had said Trump would require US operations of the app be divested from its parent firm ByteDance, but the president announced a ban
01 Aug 2020 10:41 AM
The short video platform also said it plans to add 10,000 US jobs in the next three years, as it battles complaints over its ties to China.
24 Jul 2020 4:52 PM
A group of 24 influential Republican congressmen have urged Trump to ban TikTok and other Chinese mobile applications over security concerns
16 Jul 2020 8:33 PM
It is a ‘win-win’ move for TikTok as it does not risk angering China by refusing to share user data, but it can focus on growing in the US.
09 Jul 2020 8:57 PM
The action against Chinese Apps is not about data protection but is a political manoeuvre.
04 Jul 2020 10:44 PM
With the Indian government announcing a ban on TikTok app, the livelihood and careers of a large number of users are now at stake
01 Jul 2020 7:40 PM
The Chinese Embassy said it suspected the Indian move violates World Trade Organisation (WTO) guidelines.
01 Jul 2020 5:40 AM
Gandhi has been attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government over the India-China border standoff in eastern Ladakh.
30 Jun 2020 2:57 PM
India on Monday banned 59, mostly Chinese, mobile apps in its strongest move yet targeting China
30 Jun 2020 1:55 PM
"TikTok continues to comply with all data privacy and security requirements under Indian law..."
30 Jun 2020 11:35 AM
Indians spent over 5.5 billion hours on TikTok, which is more than the next eleven countries combined
30 May 2020 4:02 PM
Due to security concerns, users of government issued mobile devices with TikTok are set to be blocked from the Navy Marine Corps Intranet.
21 Dec 2019 5:11 PM
Banning has had adverse impact on the user base of this app, losing close to 1 million new users per day.
23 Apr 2019 3:55 PM