Trump Says He’s Banning TikTok In The US…. And It Could Happen Today

Yesterday the news started to leak out US President Donald Trump was going to sign an executive order to force ByteDance to divest itself of its holdings in TikTok in the US. Then an hour or so later, news emerged that Microsoft was interested in buying those parts of TikTok. But that now seems to off the table as Trump has announced on Air Force One to the reporters on the flight that he’s going to ban TikTok outright.

Well, this is sure to really get the Chinese really mad. Plus it will likely cause the heads of TikTok users in the US to explode. But it will also likely cause a domino effect of countries banning TikTok. Seeing as this is allegedly going to happen today, keep an eye on this space for updates.

2 Responses to “Trump Says He’s Banning TikTok In The US…. And It Could Happen Today”

  1. […] that President Trump has announced an outright ban of the Chinese owned TikTok, which hasn’t happened yet by the way, we now have a report that Microsoft who was interested […]

  2. […] its US assets by President Trump, then Microsoft started to talk about buying those assets, only to blocked by President Trump who was talking up an outright ban of TikTok which stopped Microsoft cold, it now seems that after talking to Trump, discussions are […]

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