Should Tokyo ban TikTok and WeChat?

Commentary / Japan Aug 11, 2020

Should Tokyo ban TikTok and WeChat?

by Kuni Miyake

I had not used TikTok until yesterday. My niece in her mid-20s said she had stopped using the TikTok app — a Chinese-owned video-sharing social networking service — because it's best suited for teenagers. After downloading and trying the app for a while, I ...

WeChat U.S. ban cuts off users link to families in China

Asia Pacific | FOCUS Aug 8, 2020

WeChat U.S. ban cuts off users link to families in China

U.S. President Donald Trump’s ban on transactions using popular Chinese messaging app WeChat will cut ties to families and friends in China, millions of users in the United States fear, as they become the latest casualties in the standoff between the two nations. WeChat, owned ...