Softbank Group

23 Jul 19
Fortune

Fukuoka, already home to Japan’s biggest startup accelerator, is pushing to become more of a tech hub.

23 Jul 19
The Australian

WeWork Cos. is aiming to go public in September, earlier than many investors had expected, after boosting a loan facility the office-space manager hopes will pave the way for the listing.

23 Jul 19
Pulse 2.0

Autonomous Dataflow Service provider Ascend announced it emerged from stealth and raised $19 million in Series A funding.

23 Jul 19
Russia News Now

A sea of green propelled world stocks higher on Tuesday, with U.S. equity futures rising alongside European and Asian stocks amid generally positive corporate earnings, a successful debt-ceiling deal in the US and a wave of central bank easing. The British pound first dropped, then rebounded after Boris Johnson was chosen as the country’s next […]

23 Jul 19
NATION AND STATE

A sea of green propelled world stocks higher on Tuesday, with U.S. equity futures rising alongside European and Asian stocks amid generally positive corporate earnings, a successful debt-ceiling deal in the US and a wave of central bank easing. The British pound first dropped, then rebounded after Boris Johnson was chosen as the country’s next […]

23 Jul 19
Inc42 Media

Gurugram-based ecommerce platform Snapdeal has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Anand Piramal. Anand Piramal is the executive director of Piramal Group and founder of Piramal Realty. He has invested in the company in a personal capacity, a company statement said.  Anand Piramal said that Snapdeal’s sharp execution in bringing great selection to the […]

23 Jul 19
1st for Credible News

The British government licensed sale of $800 million worth of military equipment to Saudi Arabia in the six months following the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said a U.K.-based group. According to the Campaign Against the Arms Trade (CAAT), the British government approved the licenses of $805 million worth of weapons exports to Saudi Arabia […]

23 Jul 19
Research News by DD

The latest trending report Global Adaptive Robotics Market 2019 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 offered by DecisionDatabases.com is an informative study covering the market with detailed analysis. The report will assist reader with better understanding and decision making. Adaptive robots are primarily utilized in manufacturing applications in the adaptive gripper market owing to […]

23 Jul 19
Inc42 Media

Japanese technology-focused mega-corpus, SoftBank Vision Fund, is reportedly looking to hire a dozen executives in its India operations team over the next few months, according to a media report.  Managing partner of SoftBank Investment Advisers, Munish Varma reportedly said that, “while the operating team will focus on helping our portfolio companies grow globally, they will also […]

23 Jul 19
Timothy Sumer

Business News by Timothy Sumer – * SoftBank Group up on hopes for T-Mobile & Sprint merger approval from Reuters: Company News https://ift.tt/2y7F1mc via Timothy Sumer

23 Jul 19
Financial Post

TOKYO — Japanese stocks hit their highest in more than a week on Tuesday, with the semiconductor sector tracking Wall Street gains, though trading remained thin ahead of the domestic earnings season. The benchmark Nikkei share average rose 1.0% to 21,620.88, its highest close since July 12. On Wall Street overnight, S&P 500 climbed 0.3%, […]

23 Jul 19
IMURNEWS

* Chipmakers, electronics parts makers lead gains * SoftBank Group up on hopes for T-Mobile & Sprint merger approval * Trading remains subdued ahead of corporate results By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, July 23 (Reuters) – Japanese stocks hit their highest in more than a week on Tuesday, with the semiconductor sector tracking Wall Street gains, […]

23 Jul 19
News Archives Uk

In early July, the 61-year-old CEO of 7pay appeared on television to apologize after the launch of one of Japan's most anticipated mobile payment services became a disaster. After Tsuyoshi Kobayashi could not explain why his cashless system – which was expanded from 7-Eleven stores to 1.5 million users through the company's 21,000-member network – […]

23 Jul 19
ONLINE ARTICLES

[ad_1] In early July, the 61-year-old chief executive of 7pay appeared on TV to apologise after the launch of one of Japan’s most hotly anticipated mobile payment services had turned into a catastrophe. After struggling to explain why his cashless system — rolled out across the company’s 21,000-strong network of 7-Eleven stores to 1.5m users […]

23 Jul 19
ONLINE ARTICLES

[ad_1] New Delhi | Mumbai: Japanese financial groups Mizuho and Nomura Holdings are the principal lenders that have financed Oyo founder Ritesh Agarwal’s purchase of shares in Oyo Hotels & Homes. The two are part of a three-member Japanese consortium that is funding Agarwal to buy his company’s shares worth $1.5 billion from early investors […]