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Beijing welcomes US decision to drop move to ban TikTok, WeChat

Jun 11, 2021 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

The Chinese government said yesterday that the United States' move to withdraw executive orders aimed at banning apps such as TikTok and WeChat was a "positive step" amid strained ties between the world's two largest economies.

"We hope that the US will treat Chinese companies fairly and avoid politicising economic and trade issues," Ministry of Commerce spokesman Gao Feng said at a regular press briefing.

Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said at another press briefing that "...