The California-based application is owned by Chinese video video gaming company Beijing Kunlun. The government desires that to alter.
LGBTQ dating app Grindr had been purchased a year ago by a Chinese video video gaming business called Beijing Kunlun. The government considers the offer a nationwide risk of security and it is pressuring Kunlun to offer, based on a Reuters report.
Kunlun completely acquired the Grindr that is california-based app January of a year ago for an believed $152 million after buying a short $93 million stake in 2016, reported TechCrunch. Nonetheless, neither among these deals was cleared because of the Committee on Foreign Investment (CFIUS), according to Reuters.
CFIUS has told Kunlun that its ownership of Grindr means a US nationwide risk of security, the report adds.