Showing of 0 - 10 from 28 results
Masayoshi son - Total results - 28
Aug 10, 2017
Flipkart gets $2.5 bn from SoftBank Vision Fund for 20% stake, war chest swells to $4 bnWith the latest funding, Flipkart is estimated to have raised well over $5 billion till date
Aug 07, 2017
Softbank Group CEO has expressed his interest to invest in Uber and LyftSoftBank Group CEO Masayoshi Son said he was interested in investing in ride-hailing firms Uber Technologies and Lyft but had not made a decision.
Aug 01, 2017
Flipkart may get up to $2 bn from SoftBank after deal talks with Snapdeal collapseIn April this year, Flipkart had raised $1.4 billion from Microsoft, eBay and Tencent at a valuation of $11.6 billion.
May 25, 2017
Japan's SoftBank Group has silently acquired $4 billion stake in US chipmaker NVIDIAThe holding comprises of 4.9 percent of the shares, which is just below the threshold at which disclosure is required according to US regulations.
May 22, 2017
Softbank-Saudi tech fund becomes world's biggest with $93 billion capitalThe Saudi economy has been severely damaged by low oil prices, and policy makers are trying to diversify into new industries.
May 18, 2017
Paytm raises $1.4 bn funding from SoftBank, gets war chest to boost payments bank opsThe funding will help Paytm expand its soon-to-be launched payments bank operations
Apr 07, 2017
Ola plans big electric vehicles push in India next year, pilot scheme to start next week in Telangana, NagpurIn the next few weeks the first wave of electric vehicles under Ola's pilot scheme, including two-wheelers, rickshaws and cars, will roll out in the southern state of Telangana and Nagpur city in central India
Feb 28, 2017
MWC 2017: Softbank acquired ARM to deliver 1 trillion chips for IoT in next 20 years, says CEOSoftbank's semiconductor subsidiary ARM will deliver about a trillion chips designed for the so-called internet of things (IoT) over the next 20 years, the chairman and CEO of the Japanese company said on Monday.
Dec 20, 2016
SoftBank will invest $1 billion in Satellite Venture OneWeb as part of the $50 billion pledge to USASoftBank Group Corp has agreed to invest $1 billion in U.S. satellite venture OneWeb Ltd, marking the first tranche of a $50 billion U.S. investment the Japanese telecoms and technology company's founder Masayoshi Son pledged to President-elect Donald Trump.
Dec 05, 2016
Softbank's 1 million electric car dream has many hurdles; but it is possibleThe biggest challenge for Softbank with electric cars is the infrastructure to run them. From charging stations, to common problems like bad roads, to using the right kind of electricity to charge them.