The MAC emphasized that according to cross-strait regulations, Chinese online social platform service providers are not allowed to operate related businesses in Taiwan. "Douyin" is an overseas online platform, and its service hosts are located in China, Hong Kong and other places. There is no such platform in Taiwan. Business base.

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[Reporter Chen Yufu/Taipei Report] The CCP bought shares in "TikTok" in the name of CCTV, and "TikTok" became a media that was taken over by the state and became the main platform for disseminating false information.

Both the US FBI and EU investigation reports have warned that the Chinese short video platform "Tiktok" (Tiktok) will send users' personal information and data back to China.

In this regard, the MAC emphasized that according to cross-strait regulations, Chinese online social platform service providers are not allowed to operate related businesses in Taiwan. "Douyin" is an overseas online platform with its service hosts located in China and Hong Kong. Taiwan has no business base.

Financial expert Xie Jinhe said a few days ago that TikTok is the major driving force behind the destruction of Taiwan. Rumors such as TSMC’s plan to empty out Taiwan and the de-Taiwanization of semiconductors all came from Douyin. CCTV has invested 1% of Douyin, and when 1% controls At 100%, Douyin has become a media controlled by the state. It must not be silent on this matter. The government should come up with countermeasures.

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The MAC emphasized that according to cross-strait regulations, Chinese online social platform service providers are not allowed to operate related businesses in Taiwan. "Douyin" is an overseas online platform, and its service hosts are located in China, Hong Kong and other places. There is no such platform in Taiwan. For business locations, regarding the personal data protection and information security risks involved in the cross-border collection of user data by "TikTok", the Association will cooperate with the Ministry of Digital Development, the Communication Association and other competent authorities to continuously review and strengthen relevant information security management measures, in order to Protect the rights and interests of the people.

The MAC stated that the government has noticed that the CCP has recently taken advantage of Taiwan's free, democratic and open society to actively spread a large amount of false information through various channels in an attempt to influence Taiwan's public opinion.

In this regard, the Executive Yuan has set up an "Instant News Clarification Zone" on its official website, and the Investigation Bureau of the Ministry of Justice has also set up an "Information Security Workstation". Investigate.

The MAC pointed out that in order to counter China’s use of online media to carry out cognitive warfare against Taiwan, the government has continued to strengthen the media literacy ability of Chinese people through publicity, and promoted Chinese literacy courses in schools at all levels to establish a relationship between the public and young students. A correct understanding of cross-strait relations is expected to allow the government and all citizens to jointly protect Taiwan's democratic values ​​and safeguard our national security and the well-being of the people.