Chinese tech giant Alibaba co-founder and billionaire businessman Jack Ma has reportedly arrived in Pakistan on private visit tightly kept under the garbs.
According to reports, Jack Ma arrived in Pakistan on Thursday after completing his visit to Nepal. He arrived by a chartered aircraft provided by the Hong Kong Business Aviation.
Jack Ma travelled to in Kathmandu on Tuesday afternoon where he explored various places including the Thamel, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Kalimati vegetable market.
Former state minister of and Board of Investment (BOI) chairman Muhammad Azfar Ahsan shared, in a tweet, that Jack Ma “is actually in Lahore on purely a private visit.”
He added that “China embassy is also not aware about the details of his visit and engagements here.”
He is reportedly accompanied by seven individuals, five Chinese nationals, one Danish citizen and one American citizen, who travelled with him to Pakistan.
— Javed Afridi (@JAfridi10) June 29, 2023
The founder of @AlibabaGroup, @JackMa, has arrived in Islamabad, Pakistan. Accompanying him are a team of seven individuals, consisting of five Chinese nationals, one American citizen & one Danish citizen. pic.twitter.com/Z5nCLdu9XS
— Muhammad Azfar Ahsan (@MAzfarAhsan) June 30, 2023
Jack Ma is a Chinese business magnate, investor and philanthropist. He is the co-founder of Alibaba Group, a multinational technology conglomerate. He is also the co-founder of Yunfeng Capital, a Chinese private equity firm.
Ma was the most high-profile Chinese billionaire to have disappeared amid a crackdown on tech entrepreneurs. He recently returned to China after more than a year overseas.