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Microsoft reportedly paused its talks with ByteDance to buy TikTok's US operations after Trump said he wouldn't support a deal

Business Insider Saturday, 1 August 2020 ()
Microsoft reportedly paused its talks with ByteDance to buy TikTok's US operations after Trump said he wouldn't support a deal· Microsoft paused negotiations with ByteDance over TikTok's US operations after President Donald Trump said he wouldn't support a deal, The Wall Street Journal reported.
· The newspaper reported that Microsoft had been in "advanced talks" with ByteDance, but those were stalled when the president told reporters Friday evening...
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Microsoft Confirms Talks to Buy TikTok in America On Sunday, Microsoft confirmed it has been in communication with tech company ByteDance to purchase the social media app. Microsoft will keep working with the U.S. government to secure a deal and wrap up talks by Sep. 15, according to a statement....

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