[OTTAWA] Canadian e-commerce company Shopify announced on Tuesday a partnership with TikTok that will allow its more than one million online retailers to hype their wares on the teen-centric...

[BEIJING] TikTok-owner ByteDance is in discussions internally and with investment banks to list its Chinese short video app Douyin in Hong Kong, according to two people familiar with the situation...

[SAN FRANCISCO] US President Donald Trump's administration has insisted on the need to ban TikTok due to national security concerns in a new court filing ahead of a plan to make the video app...

BIG TECH

BYTEDANCE, the Chinese owner of video app TikTok, is moving to a bigger office in Singapore's financial district, paving the way for it to make the city-state its beachhead for the rest of Asia....

[SINGAPORE] ByteDance, the Chinese owner of video app TikTok, is moving to a bigger office in Singapore's financial district, paving the way for it to make the city-state its beachhead for the...

[LOS ANGELES] A viral TikTok video featuring a laid-back skateboarder lip-synching to Fleetwood Mac's Dreams has propelled the 1977 hit back into the Billboard Hot 100 after an absence of more...

TRILLER, an app similar to TikTok that allows users to share short video clips online, is in talks with several companies about a possible merger that would allow them to go public on Wall Street...

[KUALA LUMPUR] A former Chinese government official decided what content should be allowed on TikTok, the Financial Times (FT) reported, citing two people close to the short-video app company.

PERSPECTIVE

SOCIAL-MEDIA darling TikTok boasts 800 million active users. Reports value it at up to US$50 billion. Considering that its Beijing-based app maker launched it worldwide only two years ago, that...

AFP announced on Thursday the launch of a new fact-checking initiative with TikTok to combat the spread of misinformation over the short-form viral video app.