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Jack Ma trawls Hollywood for online content

Alibaba founder will seek deals for rights to distribute US movies and TV shows in China, or buy studio stakes

Armed with US$25 billion from last month's IPO, Mr Ma is looking for entertainment his company can sell to Chinese consumers through its set-top boxes.

Hong Kong

BILLIONAIRE Jack Ma is stepping up his Hollywood dealmaking push, leading a team of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd executives meeting studios to acquire online content, people with knowledge of the situation said.

The Alibaba founder will meet in coming days Lions Gate...

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