Beth Callaghan

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Alibaba Has "Moved On" from Buying Back Yahoo's Stake

Alibaba Group has moved on from talks to buy back Yahoo’s 39 percent stake, which is worth as much as $11 billion. The Chinese e-commerce giant filed a formal proposal in May after initially approaching Yahoo founder Jerry Yang nine months ago, but the two companies failed to reach an agreement. On the phone today, Alibaba spokesman John Spelich said, “We have no intention of raising this issue again.”

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