The Chinese company responded to the President’s intention of banning the app. The mandatory communicated his strategy to journalists during a flight on his airplane, the Air Force One. Read more below.
TikTok’s United States Manager, Vanessa Pappas first response was "We are not going anywhere". The popular dance video app is used by almost 800 million users worldwide.
The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) examined the situation with the authorities and it could end up like the Chinese tech company Huawei, entering the "Black List" of companies that pose a threat to national security.
The power invested on the President could end up in Trump signing an order to ban it from the Country. One option is that it changes to an American ownership like Microsoft. The 10.000 employees and millions of influencers that earn a living with the app are waiting to see what happens next with their future.