TikTok Deal Faces Complications as U.S. and China Ratchet Up Tit-for-Tat  The New York TimesView Full coverage on Google News
China’s new export rules, which could delay or scuttle a sale of TikTok, have further turned giant companies into pawns in a geopolitical struggle.China’s new export rules, which could delay or scuttle a sale of TikTok, have further turned giant companies into pawns in a geopolitical struggle.

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Imagine a bidder wanting to buy KFC, but being told the deal might not include the Colonel’s 11 secret herbs and spices. That’s effectively what Beijing has told the list of U.S. companies keen to purchase short-video app TikTok: The key ingredients may be out of reach. At first(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Imagine a bidder wanting to buy KFC, but being told the deal might not include the Colonel’s 11 secret herbs and spices. That’s effectively what Beijing has told the list of U.S. companies keen to purchase short-video app TikTok: The key ingredients may be out of reach. At first

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Xinhua reported that the revised export catalog may restrict TikTok from selling its US operations because the deal must be approved by China.

Chinese Authorities Revise Export Restrictions, ByteDance’s US Sale Possibly Suspended - Pandaily

The restrictions could delay a TikTok sale to a US company, running down the clock in advance of Trump's potential ban.The restrictions could delay a TikTok sale to a US company, running down the clock in advance of Trump's potential ban.

What China's latest move could mean for a US TikTok deal - Business Insider

Walmart cited a potential boost from TikTok to its online presence, including the giant retailer's efforts to grow online advertising and a marketplace for third-party sellers.Walmart cited a potential boost from TikTok to its online presence, including the giant retailer's efforts to grow online advertising and a marketplace for third-party sellers.

Walmart Joins Microsoft In A Bid To Buy TikTok : NPR

SHANGHAI: China’s new rules around tech exports mean ByteDance’s sale of TikTok’s US operations could need Beijing’s approval, a Chinese trade expert told state media, a requirement that would complicate the forced and politically charged divestment. ByteDance has been ordered by President Donald Trump to divest short video app TikTok in the United States amid securitySHANGHAI: China’s new rules around tech exports mean ByteDance’s sale of TikTok’s US operations could need Beijing’s approval, a Chinese trade expert told state media, a requirement that would

New tech export controls could give Beijing a say in TikTok sale | Arab News

ByteDance, the video app’s parent company, has decided on a buyer for TikTok’s U.S., New Zealand, and Australian businesses, and a deal could be announced as soon as Tuesday, CNBC reported. ByteDance, the video app’s parent company, has decided on a buyer for TikTok’s U.S., New Zealand, and Australian businesses, and a deal could be announced as soon as Tuesday, CNBC reported.

A TikTok Deal May Be Near, Unless China Rules Gets In the Way - Barron's

China has added some new regulations that could give the country a say in who purchases the U.S., Canadian, New Zealand and Australian operations of short-form video app TikTok.China has added some new regulations that could give the country a say in who purchases the U.S., Canadian, New Zealand and Australian operations of short-form video app TikTok.

Oops! U.S. plan backfires as China could determine who gets to buy TikTok in the U.S. - PhoneArena

China's new rules on tech exports mean ByteDance's sale of TikTok's US operations could need Beijing's approval, a Chinese t...China's new rules on tech exports mean ByteDance's sale of TikTok's US operations could need Beijing's approval, a Chinese trade expert says, a requirement that would complicate the fo...

Beijing holds key to TikTok sale under new rules, says expert | The Standard

SHANGHAI -- TikTok operator ByteDance has pledged to abide by new Chinese regulations on technology exports, even as the restrictions threaten to delaDeal faces crucial delay as Beijing aims to protect domestic tech

TikTok parent will obey China export curb, despite risk to US sale - Nikkei Asian Review

AI and algorithms are TikTok’s secret sauce, and Beijing knows it.

China Just Called Trump's Bluff on TikTok

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The Chinese government is complicating the U.S.-government-ordered sale of U.S. TikTok assetsThe Chinese government is complicating the U.S.-government-ordered sale of U.S. TikTok assets

Chinese govt complicates TikTok sale ordered by US govt - The Washington Post

Planned TikTok deal entails China's approval under revised catalogue - CGTN

China has changed the rules on export controls that will impact the sale of TikTok in the United States. It's unclear at this point how it could affect the sale but it could delay the procedure.China has changed the rules on export controls that will impact the sale of TikTok in the United States. It's unclear at this point how it could affect the sale but it could delay the procedure.

TikTok sale faces red tape as China changes export rules - Neowin

With a new tech export controls that includes the algorithms that power TikTok, Beijing has inserted itself into the negotiations over its sale to a US buyer.With a new tech export controls that includes the algorithms that power TikTok, Beijing has inserted itself into the negotiations over its sale to a US buyer.

Chinese experts noted that the adjustment has long been expected, and is simply in line with China's agenda to protect intellectual property and enhance its national security.

China’s tech export controls in line with security requirements - Global Times

ByteDance need China's approval to sell TikTok. A new Chinese law requires Bytedance to get a government approval before moving on with the sale.Chinese short video app, TikTok, is at the hub of a number of controversies including suspicious data collection practices. In a recent turn of events, ...

ByteDance need China's approval to sell TikTok - Gizchina.com

The new export rules could potentially allow China to block the sale of TikTok to a US company.The new export rules could potentially allow China to block the sale of TikTok to a US company.

TikTok's potential sale could be impacted by China's updated export rules: Report | ZDNet

After concerns over the data collection practices of TikTok and the U.S. government’s threat to ban the short video social media app in the country if it doesn’t sell the business to an American company, everything was seemingly falling in line for the U.S. But that is no longer the case. As per the latest …

ByteDance will require China's approval for selling TikTok business in the US - Gizmochina

Microsoft, Walmart, and Oracle are all vying to buy TikTok's US operations.Microsoft, Walmart, and Oracle are all vying to buy TikTok's US operations.

China announces new export rules that could prevent sale of TikTok | Ars Technica

Microsoft, Walmart, and Oracle are all vying to buy TikTok's US operations.Microsoft, Walmart, and Oracle are all vying to buy TikTok's US operations.

China announces new export rules that could prevent sale of TikTok | Ars Technica

TikTok owner ByteDance said it will "strictly abide" by China's new export rules, which could potentially complicate a sale of the business as demanded by US President Donald Trump.China's commerce ministry published new rules that added "civilian use" to a list of technologies that are restricted for export.

TikTok Parent ByteDance Says Will Abide by New Chinese Export Rules That May Complicate US Sale | Technology News

Opinions on the proposed ban are divided among partisan lines with 69% Republicans backing the order compared to 21% of Democrats.Opinions on the proposed ban are divided among partisan lines with 69% Republicans backing the order compared to 21% of Democrats.

40% Of Americans Support Trump’s Threat To Ban TikTok, Survey Finds

Revised rules could mean ByteDance may have to delay sale of its video-sharing app TikTok until after US election.Revised rules could mean ByteDance may have to delay sale of its video-sharing app TikTok until after US election.

China's new rules give ByteDance another challenge in TikTok sale | News | Al Jazeera

BEIJING: The owner of popular video app TikTok said Sunday it will "strictly abide" by China's new export rules, which could potentially complicate a sale of the business as demanded by US President Donald Trump.BEIJING: The owner of popular video app TikTok said Sunday it will "strictly abide" by China's new export rules, which could potentially complicate a sale of the business as demanded by US President Donald Trump.

TikTok owner says will abide by new Chinese export rules

China has something to say about the potential deal to sell TikTok’s U.S. operations: not so fast.China has something to say about the potential deal to sell TikTok’s U.S. operations: not so fast.

Chinese Government on Potential TikTok U.S. Deal: Not So Fast

China has something to say about the potential deal to sell TikTok’s U.S. operations: not so fast.

Chinese Government on Potential TikTok U.S. Deal: Not So Fast

TikTok has reportedly chosen a bidder for the sale of its US arm and the deal could be announced as early as tomorrow, sources told CNBC on Monday.TikTok has reportedly chosen a bidder for the sale of its US arm and the deal could be announced as early as tomorrow, sources told CNBC on Monday.

TikTok has chosen US bidder to buy the company, sources say | Daily Mail Online

China announced new restrictions on artificial-intelligence technology exports that could further complicate the sale of TikTok’s U.S. operations, while...China announced new restrictions on artificial-intelligence technology exports that could further complicate the sale of TikTok’s U.S. operations, while...

China tightens tech export rules, complicating potential TikTok sale - MarketWatch

China has updated a list of technologies banned for export to include categories that could apply to the video-sharing app TikTok. This would give Beijing the last word on whether the app must sell its US business.China has updated a list of technologies banned for export to include categories that could apply to the video-sharing app TikTok. This would give Beijing the last word on whether the app must sell its US business.

TikTok: China′s new export rules could give Beijing control over sale: expert | News | DW | 30.08.2020

The TikTok saga continues today, as the Chinese government has changed its rules on tech exports in a way that could outlaw TikTok sale to a US company ...The TikTok saga continues today, as the Chinese government has changed its rules on tech exports in a way that could outlaw TikTok sale to a US company ...

TikTok sale to US company might now be banned by China - 9to5Mac

Beijing says some exports will now need government approval in move believed to be linked to Trump sale orderBeijing says some exports will now need government approval in move believed to be linked to Trump sale order

TikTok US sale faces fresh hurdle after China tightens tech export rules | TikTok | The Guardian

ByteDance Ltd. will be required to seek Chinese government approval to sell the U.S. operations of its short-video TikTok app under new restrictions Beijing imposed on the export of artificial intelligence technologies, according to a person familiar with the matter.China has now imposed new restrictions on the export of artificial intelligence technologies.

TikTok Assets Can’t Be Sold Without China’s Approval 

The new measures may slow ByteDance’s sale of TikTok’s US operation as it could need Beijing’s approval.The new measures may slow ByteDance’s sale of TikTok’s US operation as it could need Beijing’s approval.

What China's new export rules could mean for TikTok sale in US

CNBC reports that TikTok has chosen a buyer for its U.S., New Zealand and Australian business. The deal, which is reportedly worth between $20 billion to $30 billion, is expected to be announced as soon as tomorrow. It is not clear who the ultimate winner will be, but Microsoft+Walmart and Oracle are expected to be […]

TikTok has reportedly chosen a buyer - MSPoweruser

CNBC reports that TikTok has chosen a buyer for its U.S., New Zealand and Australian business. The deal, which is reportedly worth between $20 billion to $30 billion, is expected to be announced as soon as tomorrow. It is not clear who the ultimate winner will be, but Microsoft+Walmart and Oracle are expected to be […]

TikTok has reportedly chosen a buyer - MSPoweruser

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After a tumultuous few weeks, the future of hit social video app TikTok in the United States could soon become more clear, but it might not be the end of the…After a tumultuous few weeks, the future of hit social video app TikTok in the United States could soon become more clear, but it might not be the end of the saga. The company has selected a buyer for…

Report: TikTok chooses buyer for U.S. operations, deal could be announced Tuesday - GeekWire

Beijing has “thrown a wrench” in plans for TikTok to sell its US operations by changing its strict rules on the type of technology that Chinese companies can sell to foreign buyers.In a move that willBeijing has “thrown a wrench” in plans for TikTok to sell its US operations by changing its strict rules on the type of technology that Chinese companies can sell to foreign buyers.In a move that will

TikTok parent company ByteDance has allegedly selected a winning bidder on its American operations, but China's throwing up obstacles.TikTok parent company ByteDance has allegedly selected a winning bidder on its American operations, but China's throwing up obstacles.

Report: TikTok's chosen an American buyer, but there could be issues

Report: TikTok's chosen an American buyer, but there could be issues

The country has introduced export restrictions on AI technology, including the type used in TikTok's algorithm.The country has introduced export restrictions on AI technology, including the type used in TikTok's algorithm.

Chinese government puts restrictions on TikTok sale ordered by Trump - CBS News