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TikTok and WeChat Targeted by Latest Trump Administration Executive Orders

On August 6, 2020, President Donald Trump signed two Executive Orders (EOs) targeting the TikTok and WeChat applications and their parent companies. Specifically, President Trump invoked the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA) and other related statutes, as well as the national emergency he previously declared under these laws in Executive Order 13873 (Securing the … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing: Orient Hontai Capital/Orient Securities and AppLovin

Status:  (1) Abandoned; (2) Upcoming/New Filing   Acquirer:  Orient Hontai Capital (China); Orient Securities Limited (China) Acquired:  AppLovin Corp. (US) Value:  (1) US$1.4 billion acquisition; (2) US$841 million debt financing Industry:  Software; e-Commerce… Continue Reading
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