Why is SoftBank Investing in India’s Solar Ambitions?

Why is SoftBank Investing in India’s Solar Ambitions?

By Anna Domanska - Jun 05, 2017

Softbank Group is in talks with the Indian Government to accelerate the use of renewable energy charge electric vehicles in the country. India has some mega power projects planned

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SoftBank Backs Up a Brazilian Ride-hailing App with $100 Million

SoftBank Backs Up a Brazilian Ride-hailing App with $100 Million

By Carrie Ann - May 25, 2017

With the problem of consistent traffic and rising levels of pollution, using public transportation instead of private vehicles is a preferable option these days. Adding to this, th

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Guardant Health Raises $360M Investment to Create Cancer Screenings for Early Detection

Guardant Health Raises $360M Investment to Create Cancer Screenings for Early Detection

By Christy Gren - May 12, 2017

Guardant Health, a California biotechnology company that is developing a tool to potentially detect cancer has won a round of investment worth $360 million. The company aims to uti

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Meet UK's Latest $1 Billion Tech Startup

Meet UK's Latest $1 Billion Tech Startup

By Anna Domanska - May 12, 2017

A five-year-old British VR startup Improbable has been valued at more than $1 billion after raising $502 million from Japan’s SoftBank. The investment is thought to be the larges

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Softbank Nears on Closing $95 Billion Tech Fund

Softbank Nears on Closing $95 Billion Tech Fund

By Anna Domanska - May 10, 2017

Japanese teleco Softbank Group Corp. could announce a closing on a tech fund worth up to $95 billion as soon as next week, said people familiar with the matter. Chief Executive Off

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SoftBank CEO Pledges $50 Billion to U.S. Tech Industry

SoftBank CEO Pledges $50 Billion to U.S. Tech Industry

By Carrie Ann - Dec 09, 2016

After the hype surrounding the U.S. presidential elections ended, the newly elected President Donald Trump expressed some of his major concerns. One of the most significant agendas

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SoftBank Corp. invested $1 million stakes in South Korea’s Startup - Coupang

SoftBank Corp. invested $1 million stakes in South Korea’s Startup - Coupang

By Anna Domanska - Jun 04, 2015

Today, massive multinational telecom and Internet corp. – Softbank Corp. invested $1 million stakes in Coupang – the South Korea’s largest online retailer company to

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Sprint Confirms Negotiations with SoftBank of Japan

Sprint Confirms Negotiations with SoftBank of Japan

By Aubrey Chang - Oct 12, 2012

After struggling with deep losses and a debt load for half of a decade Sprint Nextel Corp. has found its lifeline. The company has announced that it is in negotiations with SoftBan

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