Bytedance applies for financial licenses in Hong Kong

By Eliza Gkritsi

Amid escalations in the tech war, Bytedance has applied for five financial licenses in Hong Kong through its local subsidiary.

Why it matters: If approved, the licenses would allow Bytedance to sell securities and futures, trade foreign currency, a…

US Wechat ban will mean more than lost connections

By Frankie Huang


Frankie Huang was born in Beijing and raised in New Jersey. She is a freelance writer, illustrator, and strategist based in Boston. Her work explores feminism, diaspora identity, and social issues.

“I never believed or worried…