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Jan 28, 2021

Bytedance to layoff a huge chunk of Indian employees

Announcement comes after the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology made the ban on TikTok and 58 other apps permanent

Jan 18, 2021

How brands should navigate Douyin’s 600 million daily users

With over 600 million active daily users, Douyin offers brands broad access to increasingly important consumers: China’s Gen Z and millennials.

Nov 16, 2020

TikTok granted 15-day extension for US deal

Chinese-owned short video app now has until November 27 to receive approval from US officials over its proposed deal with Oracle and Walmart.

Oct 20, 2020

Pakistan reverses TikTok ban

Pakistan's telecommunications regulator said TikTok has "assured" it that it will moderate content "in accordance with societal norms and the laws of Pakistan".

Oct 11, 2020

TikTok banned in Pakistan

Short video app "failed to fully comply" with Pakistan's requests and now faces tricky government negotiations in yet another market.

Sep 23, 2020

TikTok calls for social-media coalition to address spread of harmful content

Aim of proposed coalition between rival social-media platforms is to prevent cross-posting of harmful content.