SoftBank announced a near $1 billion share buyback and a higher quarterly profit as loss-making Sprint fared better than expected.
China's top Web companies are flooding the U.S. start-up market with cash. One of those businesses is causing an investor revolt.
Asian stocks outside Japan declined on Thursday, as weaker oil prices and expectations of a U.S. rate hike in September curbed risk appetite.
Equity markets in Shanghai and Sydney underperformed the region on Wednesday.
Asian equities mostly edged up on Friday, as investors took heart from less volatile share moves in the mainland.
SoftBank is eschewing investments in early-stage firms in favor of mature companies in a strategy shift under the helm of President Nikesh Arora.
India's e-commerce sector remains in the nascent stages and isn't anywhere near its true potential yet, the boss of Snapdeal said.
A sell-off unfolded in Asia's stock markets on Friday, hit by a triple whammy of U.S. losses, a continued slump in commodities and soft Chinese data.
Mainland stocks outperformed on Thursday, while the rest of Asia traded mixed following a weaker U.S. finish and lackluster data.
Asia's stock markets bounced back on Tuesday even as Greece inched nearer toward a debt default.
A $20 billion joint venture is the latest sign of fresh investment into Indian renewable energy as New Delhi seeks to aggressively boost output.
Asian stocks ended mostly higher on Wednesday ahead of central bank meetings in the U.S. and Europe.
Asian stocks declined on Monday on the back of concerns over Greece's debt talks and fresh tightening of margin financing in China.
As mobile gaming popularity surges, some video game startups believe serious gamers are ready to migrate to tablets.
A majority of Asia's stock markets fell on Wednesday, as upbeat economic data in the region failed to boost trading sentiment.
Asian equities traded mixed on Thursday, with Sydney and Tokyo coming under pressure as their local currencies strengthened against the greenback.
Chinese stocks retreated late Wednesday after a fresh batch of economic indicators came in just shy of expectations.
An MIT grad invented this cloud file-sharing technology that has become a ubiquitous tool used by more than 300 million people worldwide.
Asian shares traded mixed on Tuesday, as investors weighed a raft of earnings and kept an eye on Australia's federal budget and Greece's debt crisis.
SoftBank's plans to tap a foreigner as a potential CEO confirm its ambitions to become a global venture capital firm, according to analysts.