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TikTok's owner offers to forego stake - sources

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TikTok's owner offers to forego stake - sources

TikTok's owner offers to forego stake - sources

China's ByteDance has agreed to divest the U.S. operations of TikTok completely in a bid to save a deal with the White House, after President Donald Trump said on Friday he had decided to ban the popular short-video app, two people familiar with the matter said on Saturday.

Ciara Lee reports

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