A Microsoft logo is seen on an office building in New York July 28, 2015. — Reuters pic

Microsoft says Bytedance won't sell TikTok's US operations to it

NEW YORK, Sept 14 — Microsoft said yesterday it was informed by Bytedance that it would not be selling TikTok's US operations to Microsoft.

“We are confident our proposal would have been good for TikTok’s users, while protecting national security interests,” Microsoft said in a statement. — Reuters