What US Really Wanted Was a Ban, Not a Sale: ByteDance's Zhang Yiming

"[A] sale was never the true intent of the US, It is not even what they wanted. Their actual goal is a full ban, maybe even more..." wrote Zhang in a new letter to Chinese employees.

Kuaishou Capitalize on Jay Chou's Livestream to Tap Into Premium Market

Aron Chen · August 4, 2020

The exclusive deal with Chou is a big part of Kuaishou's ongoing effort to extend its massive popularity in China's lower tier cities and rural areas into more affluent user categories in metropolitan markets, removing some of the stereotype that it's entertainment only for less financially capable users in China.

ByteDance Founder Zhang Yiming's Letter to Employees On TikTok US Sale

Chen Du · August 3, 2020

It would appear, according to Zhang, that CFIUS investigation had concluded that ByteDance must sell TikTok's US operations.

Microsoft Confirms Talks to Buy TikTok's US Operation

Rebbeca Ren · August 3, 2020

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