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Old 29th July 2006, 12:09 AM
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Re: Overture China

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Originally Posted by Rubber Duck
Yahoo can only report search results if they actually get any.
There's always risks to partner with a mainland Chinese if you are not from China yourself. Yahoo thought to get 40% first and wait till Jack Ma develope the business further and then get another 1x% shares to control the company. But Jack Ma is very smart but in a foolish way, he tries to promote his own products and freeze anything Yahoo before Jerry Yang can control Alibaba.

Consequence: they both lose.
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