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  1. FILE PHOTO: Uber's logo is displayed on a mobile phone

    SoftBank, Toyota in talks to invest US$1 billion in Uber's self-driving unit: sources

    A consortium that includes SoftBank Group Corp is in late-stage talks to invest US$1 billion or more into Uber Technologies Inc's self-driving ...
  2. FILE PHOTO - The unmanned delivery vehicle, Nuro, is seen during the Kroger annual shareholders mee

    Driverless delivery startup Nuro gets US$940 million SoftBank investment

    Autonomous technology startup Nuro said on Monday it has raised US$940 million from SoftBank's Vision Fund, which valued the Silicon Valley-based ...
  3. FILE PHOTO - The logo of SoftBank Group Corp is displayed at SoftBank World 2017 conference in Tokyo

    SoftBank Group adds US$14 billion to market value as shares soar on buyback, third-quarter profit

    SoftBank Group Corp shares were untraded with a glut of buy orders early on Thursday, a day after Chief Executive Masayoshi Son unveiled a US$5.5 ...
  4. U.S. President Donald Trump participates in the Foxconn Technology Group groundbreaking ceremony fo

    SoftBank's Masayoshi Son says Japan is "stupid" for not allowing ride-sharing

    SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son slammed on Thursday the Japanese government's ride-sharing ban and said the country had fallen ...
  5. Yusaku Maezawa, the chief executive of Zozo, which operates Japan's popular fashion shopping s

    As Zozotown suits up, Japan's online fashion revolution gathers speed

    Zozotown, which swooped in as a little-known retail website and prodded once-reluctant Japanese consumers to shop online for clothes, is now ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: An employee works behind a logo of Softbank Corp at its branch in Tokyo

    SoftBank's Son to focus on investing to speed up major company shift

    SoftBank Group Corp's CEO Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday he plans to devote the bulk of his time to hunt for technology investments around the ...
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    Toyota to invest US$1 billion in Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab

    Toyota Motor Corp has agreed to invest US$1 billion in Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab as a lead investor in the company's ongoing ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Booth of U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm is pictured at an expo in Beijing

    Qualcomm will not exit data centre business, chip chief says

    Qualcomm Inc has no plans to abandon its efforts to create processors for data centres, the company's president, who oversees the chip division, ...