Yahoo Switch Off Its Email Service In China

Posted on Aug 19 2013 - 10:55am by Editorial Staff

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According to multiple reports, Yahoo shut down its email service in China. The company announced back in April over the transition and has asked all the users of the services to register with AliCloud, a Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba unit.  Yahoo operating its email service in China since from 2005.

A spokesperson for China Yahoo told AFP that the email service would be suspended and said: “We will offer several options to our users to make this transition as smooth as possible, and China Yahoo! users will have four months time to migrate their accounts.” The spokesperson also added that the migration process had started on Thursday.

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