While it will shutter its MSN China portal on June 7, Microsoft still plans to continue to do business in China, officials said.
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Microsoft is selling its MSN China portal to a company headed by the former general manager of that portal for an undisclosed amount.
August 30, 2016 by Mary Jo Foley