A judge in Washington temporarily blocked a Trump administration order banning Apple and Google from offering the Chinese-owned short video-sharing app TikTok for download on their US app stores.
TikTok asked a federal judge in Washington to block the Trump administration from enacting a ban on the fast-growing social-media network.
China’s state broadcaster CGTN reported that ByteDance will not sell TikTok’s US operations to Microsoft or Oracle, citing sources, TechCrunch reported..
China's Foreign Ministry on Monday said it firmly opposed any US actions against Chinese software companies.
US President Donald Trump said he was planning to ban TikTok as soon as Saturday local time, and announced he would not support any American company interested in acquiring the Chinese short video app.