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ByteDance Zhang Yiming steps down as chairman of TikTok parent company gcwByteDance Zhang Yiming steps down as chairman of TikTok parent company gcw

ByteDance's Zhang Yiming steps down as chairman

According to the individual familiar with the development, new CEO Liang Rubo has taken over as chairman of the company's five-member board, which comprises General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, Coatue Management, and Susquehanna International Group. 

Business Nov 3, 2021, 4:17 PM IST

TikTok likely to return to India as TickTock after PUBG and SheinTikTok likely to return to India as TickTock after PUBG and Shein

TikTok likely to return to India as TickTock after PUBG and Shein

The development comes nearly a week after a ByteDance source told a news portal that the company is keen to resume operations given the new IT rules of the Modi government and the Biden administration “deciding to review the security of Chinese apps, instead of outright banning them.”

Technology Jul 21, 2021, 10:31 AM IST

Uncertainty shrouds TikTok, Oracle deal as Trump says ByteDance can't keep control-dnmUncertainty shrouds TikTok, Oracle deal as Trump says ByteDance can't keep control-dnm

Uncertainty shrouds TikTok, Oracle deal as Trump says ByteDance can’t keep control

Trump on September 19 said he was giving his blessing to the proposed deal. On Monday (September 21), however, Trump said Oracle would need to have “total control” and ByteDance will need to step back.

WORLD Sep 22, 2020, 9:19 AM IST

US President Trump gives nod to Chinas ByteDance to avoid TikTok shutdown in US-dnmUS President Trump gives nod to Chinas ByteDance to avoid TikTok shutdown in US-dnm

President Trump gives nod to China’s ByteDance to avoid TikTok shutdown in US

TikTok will be owned by a new company called TikTok Global and will be headquartered in the United States, possibly in Texas, Trump said.

WORLD Sep 20, 2020, 12:24 PM IST

ByteDance drops TikTok's US sale, to partner with Oracle: Reports-dnmByteDance drops TikTok's US sale, to partner with Oracle: Reports-dnm

ByteDance drops TikTok’s US sale, to partner with Oracle: Reports

The Beijing-based company had been in talks to divest TikTok's US business to either Oracle or a consortium led by Microsoft Corp MSFT.O after US President Donald Trump ordered the sale last month and threatened to shut down the popular short-video app in the United States

WORLD Sep 14, 2020, 9:15 AM IST

Its really stupid what Trump is doing say TikTok influencers on executive order on ban on Chinese app-dnmIts really stupid what Trump is doing say TikTok influencers on executive order on ban on Chinese app-dnm

It’s really stupid, what Trump is doing, say TikTok influencers on executive order on ban on Chinese app

US President Donald Trump has sent out an executive order that will effectively ban the social media app if its Chinese parent ByteDance does not reach a deal to divest it by mid-September

WORLD Aug 31, 2020, 12:27 PM IST

US President Trump issues order banning transactions with Chinese firms TikTok, WeChatUS President Trump issues order banning transactions with Chinese firms TikTok, WeChat

US President Trump issues order banning transactions with Chinese firms TikTok, WeChat

US President Donald Trump issued executive order to address the 'threat' posed by TikTok, saying that beginning in 45 days, any transaction subject to US jurisdiction with ByteDance is prohibited

WORLD Aug 7, 2020, 9:00 AM IST

Microsoft confirms talks seeking to buy US arm of TikTokMicrosoft confirms talks seeking to buy US arm of TikTok

Microsoft confirms talks seeking to buy US arm of TikTok

Microsoft and ByteDance have provided notice of their intent to explore a deal resulting in Microsoft owning and operating the TikTok service in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

WORLD Aug 3, 2020, 9:00 AM IST

TikTok to leave Hong Kong as security law raises worriesTikTok to leave Hong Kong as security law raises worries

TikTok to leave Hong Kong as security law raises worries

Bytedance-owned short-video sharing platform TikTok is pulling out of Hong Kong amid a new security law that took effect last week.

 
 

WORLD Jul 7, 2020, 12:42 PM IST