Yahoo closes e-mail service in China as it lowers curtains on the country

Yahoo has completely shut down its operations in China after the web services company has ended support for its email service in the country.

In a recent email sent to customers, the company explained that it would be closing Yahoo Mail in China soon and advised them to switch to an alternative email service as soon as possible. Yahoo also advised users to download their contacts, schedules and other important data before shutting down the country’s email service for good.