Beijing says US ban on Chinese apps TikTok and WeChat are an affront to market principles and ‘slippery slope’

China’s Foreign Ministry has said that Washington’s ban on Chinese social media applications represent ethical slippery slopes and the US will suffer consequences. US President Donald Trump signed two executive orders on Thursday to prohibit Tencent’s messaging application WeChat and ByteDance’s video sharing platform TikTok from operating for 45 days. The spread of Chinese mobile […]