Donald Trump signs order banning transactions with 8 Chinese apps, including Alipay

//Donald Trump signs order banning transactions with 8 Chinese apps, including Alipay

Donald Trump signs order banning transactions with 8 Chinese apps, including Alipay

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order to ban transactions with eight Chinese software applications, citing national security concerns that the programs could provide Americans’ personal data to the Chinese government.Entities targeted by the ban, which is set to go into effect within 45 days, include WeChat Pay service, the hugely popular messaging app’s financial transaction arm, Ant Group’s Alipay, and Tencent QQ.The ban comes five months after a similar ban against…

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