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The Wall Street Journal: Microsoft and Bytedance put TikTok talks on hold after Trump signals opposition

Microsoft Corp. has paused negotiations to buy the U.S. operations of the video-sharing app TikTok after President Trump said late Friday he opposes the deal, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2020

Buying TikTok"s US operations could reportedly cost Microsoft anywhere from $10 billion to $30 billion (MSFT)

Zheng Shuai/VCG via Getty Images TikTok's parent company ByteDance is currently in talks with various US companies to acquire the app's US operations in order to avoid a potential ban in the US. Micro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 5th, 2020

Trump Asks Microsoft, ByteDance To Pay US Govt A Cut From TikTok Acquisition Deal

President Donald Trump is ready to approve Microsoft Corporation's (NASDAQ: MSFT) purchase of ByteDance’s short-form video app TikTok — but only if the United States government received “a lot of money,” the Wall Street Journal read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 3rd, 2020

How to pronounce CFIUS, the once-obscure government body that reportedly gave Microsoft and ByteDance a 45-day deadline to negotiate a TikTok acquisition deal

Getty The Committee on Foreign Investment in the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2020

Trump says TikTok has until September 15 to find a US buyer or it will be banned — and the US Treasury should get payment as part of the sale

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump said TikTok has until Sept. 15 to find a US buyer or else face a ban. Microsoft is reportedly in talks to purchase TikTok, a move that Trump said on Monday that he would suppor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2020

Microsoft to continue talks to acquire TikTok"s US operations after Trump threatened to ban the app in the US

Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images Microsoft announced in a statement Sunday that it would continue discussions to acquire US operations of the pop.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2020

Trump has given TikTok"s owner ByteDance 45 days to reach a deal to sell the app

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Trump has given TikTok owner ByteDance and US tech giant Microsoft just 45 days to negotiate an acquisition. News broke over .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2020

Microsoft Confirms It Is in Talks to Buy the U.S. Arm of TikTok as Trump Threatens Ban

The deal could result in Microsoft owning and operating the TikTok service in the U.S., Canada, Australia.....»»

Category: topSource: timeAug 2nd, 2020

Microsoft to continue talks to potentially acquire TikTok"s US operations after Trump threatened to ban the app in the US

Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images Microsoft announced in a statement Sunday that it will continue discussions to acquire US operations of the popular video app TikTok. The announcement comes after Preside.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 2nd, 2020

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok’s U.S. operations, source says, as Trump says he’ll act soon to ban video platform

Microsoft is in advanced talks to buy the U.S. operations of TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns, according to a person .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneAug 1st, 2020

As Trump plans to order TikTok sale, Microsoft emerges as top suitor

Microsoft could acquire the popular short-form video platform’s U.S. service, with President Trump poised to order China’s ByteDance to sell the business, said a person familiar with the talks......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 31st, 2020

Trump to reportedly order TikTok"s owner ByteDance to sell its US operations

TOLGA AKMEN/AFP/Getty Images Donald Trump is planning to sign an order directing the ByteDance, TikTok's parent company, to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2020

Microsoft is reportedly in talks to buy TikTok"s US operations (MSFT)

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2020

Microsoft, Bytedance hope to reach TikTok deal in three weeks, CNBC says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallAug 5th, 2020

Trump risks playing into China"s hands by demanding a US government cut of any Microsoft-TikTok deal

Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images President Trump ri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2020

MarketWatch First Take: Trump has no right to demand money from Microsoft-TikTok deal

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Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 4th, 2020

Trump seeks cut of Microsoft deal to acquire TikTok

The president dropped his opposition to a takeover but insists that the Treasury Department get a ‘very large percentage’ of the deal proceeds......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2020

TikTok users are heaping praise on Microsoft after news broke that the company is in talks to buy the app

@prettyboykope/@blueboynv/TikTok President Trump told r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2020

Critics in China reportedly called ByteDance CEO Zhang Yiming an "American apologist" as talk of Microsoft"s potential TikTok acquisition picks up steam

Visual China Group via Getty Images/Visual China Group via Getty Images People on a Chinese microblogging site called ByteDance CEO Zhang Yiming a traitor, a coward, and an American apolo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2020

Microsoft to continue acquisition discussions with TikTok after talking with Trump

The president previously indicated he was not in favor of a deal and said that he planned to ban TikTok in the United States......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 3rd, 2020