Kathmandu, Nepal, June 27, 2023: Jack Ma, the founder of one of the world's largest e-commerce companies "Alibaba" Group, has arrived in Kathmandu on Tuesday.
Jack Ma, who is known as a Chinese rich entrepreneur, arrived in Kathmandu on Tuesday afternoon from China via Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.
According to officials of the Immigration Department, the plane carrying Jack, a Boeing 737 Max, landed at the Tribhuvan International Airport at 2.30 pm.
Although nothing has been officially said about the purpose of Jack Ma's visit to Nepal, it is assumed that this visit may have been made for private and business purposes. It is said that his closest team members are also participating in the tour team.
According to the source, Jack Ma is scheduled to meet with Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and some other high-ranking officials during his stay in Nepal.
Jack Ma is the fifth richest man in China and 63rd in the world's dollar billionaires list. His full name is Jack Ma Yun.
Before founding Alibaba in 1999, he was an English teacher in Hangzhou. He has studied up to graduation in science and arts.
According to Forbes, the 58-year-old richest man, Ma's wealth is equal to 23.5 billion US dollars.