Trump says will ban TikTok in US amidst reports of Microsoft in talks to buy Chinese-owned app

The Economic Times reports:
WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has said that he will act to ban TikTok as soon as on Saturday, amidst reports of American technology giant Microsoft being in advanced talks to acquire the popular Chinese-owned video app. Trump, talking to reporters travelling with him aboard Air Force 1 from Florida on Friday, said he could use the emergency economic powers or an executive order to ban TikTok in the United States. "As far as TikTok is concerned, we're banning them from the United States," he said.
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