[TOKYO] SoftBank Group's first-quarter profit climbed 49 per cent from a year earlier, thanks to investment gains...

[HONG KONG] Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing and Alibaba's Ant Financial are in talks with bike-sharing startup Ofo for a joint buyout offer that could value Ofo at up to US$2 billion,...

SOFTBANK Group Corp plans to announce within days that it will start a mobile digital payments service in Japan by the end of 2018 as billionaire founder Masayoshi Son seeks to expand in the sector,...

[TOKYO] SoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son slammed on Thursday the Japanese government's ride-sharing ban and said the country had fallen behind overseas rivals in areas such as...

YAHOO Japan Corp is blunting the impact of a large stock sale by a big shareholder, buying back US$2 billion worth of its shares in a complicated deal with SoftBank Group Corp.

MASAYOSHI Son elevated two SoftBank Group Corp executives and one outsider to his inner circle, appointments that become official on Wednesday.

[TOKYO] Masayoshi Son is fond of talking about his 300-year vision for SoftBank Group Corp but some Japanese bond investors are already pondering an earlier event - what will the technology giant be...

[DETROIT] Japan's SoftBank Group Corp will invest US$2.25 billion in General Motors's autonomous vehicle unit Cruise, the companies said on Thursday, a deal that validates the venerable...