24 Apr 2024

How will US TikTok ban actually work?

Economics Correspondent

TikTok is facing the prospect of disappearing from its number one market, the USA.

President Biden has today approved a law which offers the Chinese owners of TikTok a simple choice: sell off the US arm of their business or it will be banned.

The decision reflects the growing tension between the USA and China over technology, trade and global influence.