Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 16 April 2014

Chinese internet group eyes Yahoo investment

The chief executive of Chinese internet company Alibaba Group Holding says he would be "very interested" in buying Yahoo.

Jack Ma made the statement in response to a question during a speaking engagement in New York on Friday, said John Spelich, a spokesman for Alibaba. Yahoo is trying to decide whether to sell part or all of itself following the sacking last month of Carol Bartz as chief executive.