Zhang Yiming, founder and global CEO of ByteDance, seen in Palo Alto, California, on March 4. Photo: ReutersZhang Yiming, founder and global CEO of ByteDance, seen in Palo Alto, California, on March 4. Photo: Reuters
Zhang Yiming, founder and global CEO of ByteDance, seen in Palo Alto, California, on March 4. Photo: Reuters

ByteDance founder ‘understands’ but ‘disagrees’ with US conclusion that TikTok must be sold, adding that ‘end solution’ still unknown

  • Zhang said in the memo that preliminary discussions with a US tech company have been initiated to help clear the way for the app to continue operating in the US
  • Microsoft said it is prepared to continue discussions to explore a purchase of TikTok

Topic |   TikTok
Zhang Yiming, founder and global CEO of ByteDance, seen in Palo Alto, California, on March 4. Photo: ReutersZhang Yiming, founder and global CEO of ByteDance, seen in Palo Alto, California, on March 4. Photo: Reuters
Zhang Yiming, founder and global CEO of ByteDance, seen in Palo Alto, California, on March 4. Photo: Reuters
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