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Brief examination of SoftBank’s key assets

SoftBank Group Corp plans to raise up to 4.5 trillion yen (approximately $41 billion) by selling or monetising assets to buy back 2 trillion yen of its shares and reduce overall de...

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SoftBank Group’s market cap dips below domestic telco as scepticism grows

SoftBank Group Corp shares fell as much as 11.6% on Wednesday, with its market capitalisation dipping below the value of its domestic telco, as uncertainty grows over its managemen...

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SoftBank’s founder ends Twitter absence over coronavirus worries

SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son may not be the most prolific Twitter user, but he has ended a three-year absence on the platform to express concern about the coronavirus outbreak, t...

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SoftBank’s China strategy wobbles as key bets disappoint

HONG KONG/BEIJING – For Tokyo, Japan-based SoftBank Group Inc, the financial technology firm OneConnect’s IPO should have been a vindication of an aggressive China inve...

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Apple, Intel file antitrust case vs SoftBank-owned firm over patent practices

SAN FRANCISCO – Apple Inc and Intel Corp on Wednesday filed an antitrust lawsuit against Fortress Investment Group, alleging the SoftBank Group Corp unit stockpiled patents t...

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Apple, Intel file antitrust case against SoftBank-owned firm over patent practices

SAN FRANCISCO – Apple Inc and Intel Corp on Wednesday filed an antitrust lawsuit against Fortress Investment Group, alleging the SoftBank Group Corp unit stockpiled patents t...

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SoftBank to create $30 billion tech giant via Yahoo Japan, Line Corp deal

TOKYO – SoftBank Corp plans to merge internet subsidiary Yahoo Japan with messaging app operator Line Corp to create a $30 billion tech group, as it strives to compete more e...

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Exclusive: US opens national security investigation into TikTok – sources

NEW YORK/BEIJING/WASHINGTON – The US government has launched a national security review of TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co’s $1 billion acquisition of US s...

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SoftBank’s Yahoo Japan confirms merger talks with Line, shares jump

TOKYO – SoftBank’s Yahoo Japan, one of Japan’s top internet firms, confirmed it is in talks to merge with Line Corp, a $27 billion union that would bring the mess...

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