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SoftBank profit tops $11B on Vision Fund gains

SoftBank Group recorded a massive profit in its fiscal Q3 ending 31 December due to …

SoftBank names new mobile chief as Son steps back

SoftBank Corp announced current CTO Junichi Miyakawa would be appointed as its CEO and president …

SoftBank, Hughes Network Systems fuel OneWeb aim

Recently rescued satellite communications company OneWeb secured $400 million in additional investment from Hughes Network …

SoftBank claims former staff leaked data to Rakuten

SoftBank Corp threatened to take legal action against Japanese rival Rakuten Mobile for using illegally-sourced …

SoftBank targets low-cost HAPSMobile services

SoftBank Corp. subsidiary HAPSMobile reportedly targeted a sevenfold reduction in the cost of operating high-altitude …

Rivals round on NTT Docomo deal

KDDI, Softbank and Rakuten were among 28 companies to lodge a formal complaint against attempts …

Vision Fund gains drive SoftBank profit to $6B

Japan-based SoftBank Group booked a profit of $6.07 billion in its fiscal Q2 ending 30 …

SoftBank, Loon progress with joint HAPS push

SoftBank’s HAPSMobile and Alphabet’s Loon announced a successful trial of their jointly developed communications payload …

Brightstar on the block as SoftBank sheds more assets

SoftBank Group announced plans to sell its device distribution arm Brightstar for an undisclosed sum, …

SoftBank 5G network gets thumbs up from US

Japanese operator SoftBank Corp welcomed approval of its 5G network by the US State Department, …