A U.S. judge said on Wednesday he was uncertain if he had a legal basis to bar the imposition of further restrictions on TikTok after a Pennsylvania judge had already blocked the government's plan on Friday.
French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel ordered their countries back into lockdown on Wednesday, as a massive second wave of coronavirus infections threatened to overwhelm Europe.
U.S. President Donald Trump said he supported a deal in principle that would allow TikTok to continue to operate in the U.S., even as it looked to conflict with his prior order for ByteDance to divest the video app.
Company executives told employees that the company will re-evaluate skincare and makeup lines for “cultural sensitivity,” examining the use of terms like 'brightening' and 'lightening', according to industry reports.
Influencers are concerned about their livelihoods being at risk from an executive order by the U.S. president that will effectively ban TikTok if its Chinese parent does not reach a deal to divest it by mid-September.
China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd beat quarterly revenue and profit estimates as its core commerce and cloud computing businesses continued to grow following China’s emergence from the coronavirus lockdown.