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ByteDance Shuffles Senior Execs at Toutiao and TikTok

TikTok-owner ByteDance has made adjustments to key executives at the helm of its leading social media and news content platforms.

ByteDance Adds New Online Purchasing Function to TikTok’s Chinese Counterpart

ByteDance is rolling out a new online purchasing function for Douyin, the Chinese counterpart to internationally successful social media platform TikTok.

Beijing Intellectual Property Court Agrees to Hear ByteDance’s Anti-trust Lawsuit against Tencent

A legal battle between two of China's leading online tech giants has taken a major step forward after a court in Beijing...

Legal Battle Breaks Out Between ByteDance and Tencent over Exclusion of Douyin Content from WeChat

TikTok-owner ByteDance has filed a lawsuit against Chinese Internet giant Tencent for barring content from Douyin on its platforms.

ByteDance’s Douyin to Serve as China Central Television’s Spring Festival Broadcast Partner for 2nd Year Running

TikTok's Chinese counterpart Douyin will be the official partner for the Spring Festival gala show that will be screened by China's state-owned...

TikTok’s Chinese Counterpart Confirms Addition of Online Payments Function

Douyin, the Chinese counterpart to social media giant TikTok, has confirmed that it is now capable of providing payments functions following the...

TikTok Is Just the Beachhead for ByteDance’s Global Ambitions: “Story of TikTok” Author Matthew Brennan

Matthew Brennan, the author of Attention Factory: The Story of TikTok and China’s ByteDance, says that ByteDance has ambitions to transform itself...

Was Trump Administration’s TikTok Ban Warranted?

TikTok's stateside operations remain unscathed despite the passing of the official deadline set by the Trump administration for the barring of its...

Beijing Responds to India’s Banning of 118 Chinese Apps

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has issued a response to India's recent decision to ban a slew of Chinese mobile apps.

TikTok Founder Zhang Yiming Grabs Payments License for Toutiao via Acquisition of Wuhan Fintech Firm

The head of TikTok-owner ByteDance has acquired a payments licenses via the takeover of a Wuhan-based company, in a move intended to...

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