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SoftBank posts $6.2 billion loss after WeWork files for bankruptcy

SoftBank gets $7.6 billion T-Mobile stake windfall, shares soar

Signage at a SoftBank Corp. store in the Ginza district of Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2023. Kiyoshi Ota | Bloomberg | Getty Images Shares in SoftBank Group jumped 5% on Wednesday after the Japanese tech conglomerate said it would receive shares in telco T-Mobile U.S. worth some $7.59 billion at no additional cost. Masayoshi Son’s conglomerate said late on Tuesday...

Analyst explains why he hasn't been bullish on Kokusai Electric — Japan's largest IPO since 2018

Shares of Kokusai Electric up more than 30% in Tokyo debut

In this photo illustration, Kokusai Electric logo is seen on a smartphone screen. (Photo Illustration by Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Shares of Japanese semiconductor equipment maker Kokusai Electric saw a strong debut on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Wednesday. The stock hit a high of 2,431...

Japan has 'one of the best' macro stories, says investment management firm

Why Japan is lagging behind in generative AI and creation of LLMs

Japan is known for its futuristic technology. But the nation is lagging behind in the generative AI race and is trying to create its own large language models. Mr.cole_photographer | Moment | Getty Images Countries are racing to develop their own generative artificial intelligence algorithms, but high tech Japan is already behind. Generative AI has...