Yahoo! 8-K 2005
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
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Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 7, 2005
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ITEM 8.01 Other Events.
On November 7, 2005, Yahoo! Inc. (Yahoo!) issued a press release announcing that it has entered into agreements to acquire approximately 30% of the outstanding shares in Yahoo! UK Limited, Yahoo! Deutschland GmbH and Yahoo! France SAS and approximately 33% of the outstanding shares in Yahoo! Korea Corporation, for an aggregate purchase price of $500 million, to be paid in cash. Upon completion of the transactions, each of the subsidiaries will be wholly-owned by Yahoo!. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as exhibit 99.01.
ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following exhibit is furnished with this report on Form 8-K:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.