Yahoo Japan to buy 42.6 pct stake in Askul for $400 mln
TOKYO, April 27
TOKYO, April 27 (Reuters) - Yahoo Japan said on Friday that it would buy a 42.6 percent stake in Askul for 33 billion yen ($408 million).
Yahoo Japan said it wanted to carry out electronic commerce through a capital tie-up with stationary retailer Askul.
($1 = 80.79 Japanese yen) (Reporting by Mayumi Negishi and Shinichi Saoshiro)