After TikTok and WeChat, Alibaba could be the next target in Trump's tech war

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Hong Kong (CNN Business)The United States has taken aim at some of China's biggest tech champions, from Huawei and ByteDance's TikTok to Tencent's WeChat. Alibaba, one of the world's largest retail and internet conglomerates, could be next. The actions against Chinese companies have marked a dramatic escalation of the Trump...
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ByteDance to Fight Back Against Trump Administration Security Threat Claims
ByteDance, TikTok and WeChat's parent company, is planning to fight back against the Trump administration's ban on the company with a lawsuit. The social media platform is suing for unsubstantiated claims that the app is a security threat. Howard Yu discusses ByteDance's presence in China and the government's ability to request data.

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