Two more tech firms looking to buy TikTok US - report

Tuesday, 04. August 2020 12:21

Besides Microsoft Corporation, there are two additional tech firms that are interested in acquiring the United States branch of ByteDance Ltd.'s video app TikTok, CNBC reported on Tuesday, citing an anonymous source familiar with the discussions.

In addition, the report claimed that the two companies are "serious," without specifying further details.

Microsoft has been the only tech firm that publicly expressed interest in the acquisition, while US President Donald Trump claiming that the app will be banned in America unless sold to a US company by mid-September.

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