President Trump said he would ban the use of TikTok in the US tiktok overseas, which immediately triggered strong reactions from all sectors. Microsoft and tiktok are negotiating with the White House to avoid Trump's total ban on tiktok, according to a Fox TV report on August 2.
Reuters: trump agreed to give bytes 45 days to jump
On August 2, local time, Microsoft issued a statement on its official website,We will continue to explore the possibility of acquiring tiktok's business in the US, This is the decision taken after discussions between Microsoft CEO Satya Nadra and President Trump.
According to Reuters,beautifulPresident trump has agreed to give byte jump 45 days to negotiate the sale of tiktok to Microsoft.The talks between byte hop and Microsoft will be overseen by the Committee on foreign investment, which has the power to block any agreement, the source said.
At present, the White House has not responded.
Byte beat late at night:
Strictly abide by local laws and safeguard legitimate rights and interests
Late in the night of August 2, the parent company of tiktok, byte hopping, posted an article on its official micro headline number, saying: byte skipping has always been committed to becoming a global company.We strictly abide by the local laws, and will actively use the rights granted by the laws to safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of the company.
News review:US government threatens tiktok ban overseas operation in the US
President Trump said in July 31st that he would ban the use of tiktok TikTok overseas in the US, and was first implemented in August 1st, and hinted that he would not support us companies to acquire TikTok.
Special commentator: the US practice exposes the hypocrisy of American fairness and freedom
Commentator Su Xiaohui: the US approach is essentially an escalation of the suppression of tiktok overseas by American politicians.What is exposed is that the United States ignores the principle of fair competition and that the so-called free market economy in the United States is full of hypocrisy.Tiktok tiktok has been pushed by American politicians since November last year, so we can see a series of current US oppressive overseas versions of the jitter.In fact, it's an act of exasperation when competition fails,They have adopted a sinister and repressive attitude towards the legitimate and reasonable success of Chinese enterprises and the recognition of American people. Behind this unfair practice, it is obvious that one side should gain private benefits.
TikTok US General Manager: tiktok will create "the safest application"
TikTok Vanessa Papas, general manager of the U.S. district, posted a video on social networking sites on Aug.1"Will not leave"。
Tiktok will create "the safest application"
Vanessa Papas:I want to thank the millions of American users who use tiktok every day for bringing creativity and joy to our daily lives. We feel your support,We want to say thank you!We're not going anywhere.
Mr papas said tiktok has 1500 local employees in the US and will create 10000 more jobs in the US in the next three years. She stressed that tiktok would create "the safest application.". This video has been supported by many users.
TikTokAccused"Threatening us national security"?
Lawyer: no basis
Tiktok is frequently suppressed by the US government on the grounds of alleged "threatening us national security". Trump is threatening to completely prohibit TikTok in the US. The US media has said there is no evidence that TikTok will damage the national interests of the United States as a short video application.
In response to the U.S. allegation of tiktok data security, ye Jun, a lawyer with the U.S. law firm, said in an interview that the accusation was unfounded.
Ye JunIn terms of personal privacy information, tiktok is no different from other companies. At this point, the president of the United States does not have much legal basis to ban this application.
China's foreign ministry: calling on the US side to stop politicizing economic and trade issues
For China's tiktok overtones and overcoming the TikTok security problem, Wang Wenbin, spokesman of the Ministry of foreign affairs, said in July 30th that the US side could not be guilty of any presumption and threatened the Chinese enterprises without any evidence.This exposes the hypocrisy of the US side's so-called maintenance of fairness and freedom, and is not conducive to the interests of the American people and enterprises.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin:We call on some people in the United States to listen carefully to the voice of the international community, to provide an open, fair, just and non discriminatory environment for all market entities, including Chinese enterprises, to operate in the United States, and to stop politicizing economic and trade issues. This is related to the image and credibility of the United States.
American netizens launched "saving tiktok"
As soon as the news came out that tiktok would be banned, many American people expressed their reluctance and opposition. Many said they hoped tiktok would stay in the United States.
It is understood that tiktok entered the U.S. market quicklyAppleApp store and Google App Store top 10 downloads. Now it's at the top of the app store list. As of the end of April this year, tiktok users downloaded 165 million times in the United States, accounting for about 50% of its total population. The United States is tiktok's second largest overseas market, with monthly active users of about 30 million.
Because tiktok is popular among young Americans, American netizens have launched the topic tag of "saving tiktok".
Many American voice messages from overseas voice tiktok expressed support for TikTok. Tiktok tiktok tiktok is the only hope this year. Users have provided many opportunities for them to stay overseas.