Alibaba founder's mega yacht  anchored off  Panama

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The luxurious yacht of Alibaba's billionaire founder, Chinese Jack Ma,  Zen “George Town”, is anchored off Panama’s Amador Causeway.

The yacht measures 289 feet and can accommodate 25 crew members, in addition to the captain, as reported by Superyacht Times magazine.

The superyacht Zen has been docked in Amador since Monday, February 25, in the morning hours. The MarineTraffic site reported that the vessel left the Papagayo marina – in Costa Rica – bound for Panama.

In June 2023, the Chinese businessman went on vacation to the Balearic Islands in Spain. News reports at the time highlighted that the Zen was right next to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' $500 million mega yacht.

Jack Ma, 59, founded Alibaba in 1999, an online shopping platform that connects buyers with sellers around the world. He retired as president in 2019. In the beginning, he was an English teacher; He has maintained an interest in the educational area since in 2014 he created the Jack Ma Foundation, which focused on collaborating with education, the environment, and public health.