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The Economic Times
Indian startups will go through a grind, but it won't be a winner-takes-all market: Nikesh Arorawhat I say interesting and useful. If I did not , I won't get the respect from
Indian startups will go through a grind, but it won't be a winner-takes-all market: Nikesh Arora
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
what I say interesting and useful. If I did not , I won't get the respect from them. I got a nice mail from the chairman of Yahoo Japan listing all the things he's learned from me. They didn't know you were stepping down till it was announced on... Read more
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Fortune
One of the world's highest-paid executives explains why he suddenly resignedMobile, Sprint, which is not producing cash flow at the moment but the hope is
One of the world's highest-paid executives explains why he suddenly resigned
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Mobile, Sprint, which is not producing cash flow at the moment but the hope is that it will, and the bright star, which is Yahoo Japan. The cash flow from those assets and sales of investment assets generate liquidity to invest more. That’s the... Read more
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Japan Today
Kewpie Mayonnaise censors logo of angel wings and nudity for American consumers ‹ Japan TodayKewpie doesn’t think you’re ready for its hard-core naked angel logo like most
Kewpie Mayonnaise censors logo of angel wings and nudity for American consumers ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
Kewpie doesn’t think you’re ready for its hard-core naked angel logo like most of Earth is. From the end of May this year, Japan’s premier mayonnaise brand Kewpie began manufacturing in the USA. Although the unbelievably sweet condiment has been... Read more
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Times of Malta
Verizon, AT&T set to make a final round of bids for Yahoo web assetsin mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo’s internet assets would leave the co
Verizon, AT&T set to make a final round of bids for Yahoo web assets
Times of Malta / Posted 14 days ago
in mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo’s internet assets would leave the company just owning a 35.5 per cent stake in Yahoo Japan Corp, as well as a 15 per cent stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which accounts for... Read more
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Computer Business Review
AT&T, Verizon set to make final bids for Yahoo’s internet businessintends to compete with Verizon in advertising technology as it plans to expand
AT&T, Verizon set to make final bids for Yahoo’s internet business
Computer Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
intends to compete with Verizon in advertising technology as it plans to expand in mobile video offerings. A sale of internet assets would leave Yahoo only hold a 35.5% stake in Yahoo Japan, as well as a 15% stake in Chinese e-commerce firm Alib... Read more
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14d
CNET
Verizon, AT&T reportedly to vie for Yahoo in final biddingaccording to one of Reuters' sources. A sale of its core assets would leave Yah
Verizon, AT&T reportedly to vie for Yahoo in final bidding
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
according to one of Reuters' sources. A sale of its core assets would leave Yahoo owning just a 35.5 percent stake in Yahoo Japan and a 15 percent slice of Chinese e-commerce Alibaba site, Reuters noted. Verizon and AT&T both declined CNET's... Read more
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CNBC
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assetsin mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the c
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
in mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the company just owning a 35.5 percent stake in Yahoo Japan, as well as a 15 percent stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba, which accounts for most of its value. In... Read more
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14d
Fortune
Verizon and AT&T Are Reportedly Through to the Final Round of Yahoo Biddingexpand in mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo’s internet assets would leav
Verizon and AT&T Are Reportedly Through to the Final Round of Yahoo Bidding
Fortune / Posted 14 days ago
expand in mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo’s internet assets would leave the company just owning a 35.5% stake in Yahoo Japan yahof, as well as a 15% stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding baba, which accounts for most... Read more
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Business Standard India
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets, sources sayAT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets, sources sayThis woul
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets, sources say
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets, sources sayThis would leave Yahoo just owning a 35.5% stake in Yahoo Japan Corp, a 15% stake in Alibaba After holding a board meeting to review second-round offers, Yahoo will start... Read more
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The Economic Times
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assetsin mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the c
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
in mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the company just owning a 35.5 percent stake in Yahoo Japan Corp, as well as a 15 percent stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which accounts for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assetsin mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the c
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
in mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the company just owning a 35.5 percent stake in Yahoo Japan Corp, as well as a 15 percent stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which accounts for... Read more
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Reuters
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assetsin mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the c
Verizon, AT&T set to make final round of bids for Yahoo web assets
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
in mobile video offerings. A sale of Yahoo's internet assets would leave the company just owning a 35.5 percent stake in Yahoo Japan Corp, as well as a 15 percent stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which accounts for... Read more
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The Financial Express
Japanese tech firms to guide newly-eligible teenagers to voteYahoo Japan will launch a webpage listing the 20 most relevant issues for young
Japanese tech firms to guide newly-eligible teenagers to vote
The Financial Express / Posted 15 days ago
Yahoo Japan will launch a webpage listing the 20 most relevant issues for young voters in a bid to help them decide which party to support. (Reuters) Tech companies, including Yahoo and Facebook, are set to run campaigns in Japan to encourage the... Read more
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New Kerala
Japanese tech firms to guide newly-eligible teenagers to vote - newkerala.com #75747aged between 18 and 19 will be able to cast votes for the first time, following
Japanese tech firms to guide newly-eligible teenagers to vote - newkerala.com #75747
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
aged between 18 and 19 will be able to cast votes for the first time, following an amendment to the electoral law. Yahoo Japan will launch a webpage listing the 20 most relevant issues for young voters in a bid to help them decide which... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Japan youth urged to vote by tech firms18 and 19 will be able to cast their votes for the first time, following an ame
Japan youth urged to vote by tech firms
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
18 and 19 will be able to cast their votes for the first time, following an amendment to the electoral law last year. Yahoo Japan will launch a webpage listing the 20 most relevant issues for young voters in a bid to help them decide which... Read more
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Investopedia
AT&T Jostles to Steal Yahoo! From Verizon (T, YHOO)AT&T Dialing in on Yahoo! CNBC, citing sources, reported Thursday that Verizon
AT&T Jostles to Steal Yahoo! From Verizon (T, YHOO)
Investopedia / Posted 17 days ago
AT&T Dialing in on Yahoo! CNBC, citing sources, reported Thursday that Verizon's bid of more than $3.5 billion was topped by multiple offers at or above $5 billion. And this is despite the synergies Verizon can realize when combing Yahoo! with its... Read more
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Breitbart
Yahoo Puts More Than 3,000 Patents on Auction Blockis considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stake
Yahoo Puts More Than 3,000 Patents on Auction Block
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
is considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stakes in China’s Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan because its own revenue has been crumbling for the past decade. The company hoped to bounce back when it hired... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wantsof its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing d
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wants
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
of its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing deals, like the royalty it receives from Yahoo Japan. It's reported to have closed its second round of bidding earlier this week and is taking final bids until... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wantsof its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing d
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wants
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
of its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing deals, like the royalty it receives from Yahoo Japan. It's reported to have closed its second round of bidding earlier this week and is taking final bids until... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wants (YHOO)of its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing d
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wants (YHOO)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
of its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing deals, like the royalty it receives from Yahoo Japan. It's reported to have closed its second round of bidding earlier this week and is taking final bids until... Read more
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Business Insider
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wantsof its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing d
Verizon might have to pay for more pieces of Yahoo than it wants
Business Insider / Posted 18 days ago
of its internet business, real-estate properties, patents, and some licensing deals, like the royalty it receives from Yahoo Japan. It's reported to have closed its second round of bidding earlier this week and is taking final bids until... Read more
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Japan Today
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Art Aquarium with this miniature home version ‹ Japan TodayTokyo or Osaka area, you can purchase one ahead of time at the exhibits startin
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Art Aquarium with this miniature home version ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 18 days ago
Tokyo or Osaka area, you can purchase one ahead of time at the exhibits starting in July, or you can preorder one now at Yahoo! Japan Shopping. The site does offer overseas shipping but is in Japanese only so you will need your language skills or... Read more
18d
Variety
Yahoo Stock Climbs on Report of Multiple $5 Billion Bidscurrently has a market cap of about $35 billion, with virtually all of that val
Yahoo Stock Climbs on Report of Multiple $5 Billion Bids
Variety / Posted 18 days ago
currently has a market cap of about $35 billion, with virtually all of that value tied to stakes in Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan (which are not part of the sales process). In February, Yahoo officially put itself on the block, bowing to... Read more
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CNBC
Yahoo has received multiple bids at or above $5 billion for core businessFriday to review the second round of bids for its core business, as it struggle
Yahoo has received multiple bids at or above $5 billion for core business
CNBC / Posted 18 days ago
Friday to review the second round of bids for its core business, as it struggles to separate its stake in Asian assets like Yahoo Japan and Alibaba amid pressure from activist investors. The best bids will go on to a final round starting next week,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction blockis considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stake
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction block
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
is considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stakes in China’s Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan because its own revenue has been crumbling for the past decade. The company hoped to bounce back when it hired... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents up for auctionor patents. Yahoo is considering a sale of almost everything it owns, except l
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents up for auction
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
or patents. Yahoo is considering a sale of almost everything it owns, except lucrative stakes in China’s Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan, because its revenue has been crumbling for the past decade. The company had hoped to bounce back when it hired... Read more
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Japan Today
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction block ‹ Japan Todayis considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stake
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction block ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 19 days ago
is considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stakes in China’s Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan because its own revenue has been crumbling for the past decade. The company hoped to bounce back when it hired... Read more
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19d
The Globe and Mail
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction blockis considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stake
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction block
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
is considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stakes in China’s Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan because its own revenue has been crumbling for the past decade. The company hoped to bounce back when it hired... Read more
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The Economic Times
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction blockis considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stake
Yahoo puts more than 3,000 patents on auction block
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
is considering selling off almost everything it owns except its lucrative stakes in China's Alibaba Group and Yahoo Japan because its own revenue has been crumbling for the past decade. The company hoped to bounce back when it hired... Read more
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Business Insider
Yahoo is selling its search technology and a bunch of other patents that could be worth $1 billionto $8 billion, but that's if you include only Yahoo's real-estate and licensing
Yahoo is selling its search technology and a bunch of other patents that could be worth $1 billion
Business Insider / Posted 20 days ago
to $8 billion, but that's if you include only Yahoo's real-estate and licensing deals. For example, Yahoo has a deal with Yahoo Japan that pays it $100 million in pure cash every year forever. SunTrust's research analyst Bob Peck wrote in a... Read more
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CIO
Verizon to bid US$3b for Yahoo’s core Internet businessthe sale of Yahoo’s core business of search and display advertising, while leav
Verizon to bid US$3b for Yahoo’s core Internet business
CIO / Posted 20 days ago
the sale of Yahoo’s core business of search and display advertising, while leaving Yahoo’s ownership stakes in Alibaba and Yahoo Japan in the existing corporate entity. The company said when announcing its first quarter earnings that it had formed... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Verizon bid $3 billion for Yahooproperties and as well as Yahoo’s real estate and intellectual property — chief
Verizon bid $3 billion for Yahoo
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
properties and as well as Yahoo’s real estate and intellectual property — chiefly its patents — but not its stake in Yahoo Japan and Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba. Verizon isn’t interested in the Yahoo real estate or patents, according to... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Verizon to bid US$3b for Yahoo’s core Internet businessthe sale of Yahoo’s core business of search and display advertising, while leav
Verizon to bid US$3b for Yahoo’s core Internet business
Computer World Australia / Posted 20 days ago
the sale of Yahoo’s core business of search and display advertising, while leaving Yahoo’s ownership stakes in Alibaba and Yahoo Japan in the existing corporate entity. The company said when announcing its first quarter earnings that it had formed... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Signal adds $15 million in new fundingcustomers. The money will help Signal accelerate its international expansion,
Signal adds $15 million in new funding
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 days ago
customers. The money will help Signal accelerate its international expansion, especially in Asia—where it started with Yahoo Japan and has moved into Australia—and Europe. "This gives us the opportunity to expand to more countries," said CEO... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Signal adds $15 million in new fundingcustomers. The money will help Signal accelerate its international expansion,
Signal adds $15 million in new funding
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 days ago
customers. The money will help Signal accelerate its international expansion, especially in Asia, where it started with Yahoo Japan and has moved into Australia, and Europe. “This gives us the opportunity to expand to more countries,” says CEO... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Verizon puts in $3bn bid for Yahoo's core businessthe sale of Yahoo’s core business of search and display advertising, while leav
Verizon puts in $3bn bid for Yahoo's core business
techcentral.ie / Posted 20 days ago
the sale of Yahoo’s core business of search and display advertising, while leaving Yahoo’s ownership stakes in Alibaba and Yahoo Japan in the existing corporate entity. The company said when announcing its first quarter earnings that it had formed... Read more
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Cellular-News.com
Verizon Preparing $3 Billion Yahoo Bidbidders. Yahoo posted a loss of $99 million on revenue of a little over $1 bil
Verizon Preparing $3 Billion Yahoo Bid
Cellular-News.com / Posted 20 days ago
bidders. Yahoo posted a loss of $99 million on revenue of a little over $1 billion in the first quarter of this year. The bulk of its roughly $35 billion market capitalization is now comprised of its stakes in China's Alibaba Group and Yahoo J... Read more
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FOX Business
Verizon to Bid $3B for Yahoo's Web Assetsthe person said. The bulk of Yahoo's roughly $35 billion market capitalization
Verizon to Bid $3B for Yahoo's Web Assets
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
the person said. The bulk of Yahoo's roughly $35 billion market capitalization is comprised of its stakes in Alibaba Group Holding and Yahoo Japan. Write to Ryan Knutson at ryan.knutson@wsj.com and Douglas MacMillan at douglas.macmillan... Read more
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FOX Business
Verizon to Bid $3B for Yahoo's Web Assetsthe person said. The bulk of Yahoo's roughly $35 billion market capitalization
Verizon to Bid $3B for Yahoo's Web Assets
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
the person said. The bulk of Yahoo's roughly $35 billion market capitalization is comprised of its stakes in Alibaba Group Holding and Yahoo Japan. Write to Ryan Knutson at ryan.knutson@wsj.com and Douglas MacMillan at douglas.macmillan... Read more
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Japan Today
Illegal ivory trade rife in Japan: report ‹ Japan Todayby a non-profit environmental group founded in London 31 years ago has revealed
Illegal ivory trade rife in Japan: report ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 21 days ago
by a non-profit environmental group founded in London 31 years ago has revealed widespread fraud that is fuelling Japan’s illegal trade in ivory. Authorities are accused of failing to live up to their commitment to ensure that only legally... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Twitter briefly considered bidding for Yahooabout the Post story with the same message: "We don't comment on rumor and spec
Twitter briefly considered bidding for Yahoo
Computer World Australia / Posted 22 days ago
about the Post story with the same message: "We don't comment on rumor and speculation." Yahoo also owns about a third of Yahoo Japan, a joint venture with Japanese Internet company SoftBank. That stake is said to be worth around $8 billion.... Read more
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Macworld
Twitter briefly considered bidding for Yahooabout the Post story with the same message: “We don’t comment on rumor and spec
Twitter briefly considered bidding for Yahoo
Macworld / Posted 24 days ago
about the Post story with the same message: “We don’t comment on rumor and speculation.” Yahoo also owns about a third of Yahoo Japan, a joint venture with Japanese Internet company SoftBank. That stake is said to be worth around $8 billion.... Read more
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Investopedia
Yahoo: Make 20% from a Stock Back in Balance (YHOO)is what we know and don't know: What We Know: * The combined value of Yahoo's
Yahoo: Make 20% from a Stock Back in Balance (YHOO)
Investopedia / Posted 26 days ago
is what we know and don't know: What We Know: * The combined value of Yahoo's two major equity holdings in Alibaba and Yahoo Japan is $38 billion pre-tax and $23 billion post-tax. This is comprised of 385 million shares of Alibaba Group... Read more
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Business Standard India
Just the startwhich means it is still likely to trade at a substantial discount to the value
Just the start
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
which means it is still likely to trade at a substantial discount to the value of its holdings, which include a stake in Yahoo Japan and investments in various start-ups. It is, however, a clear confirmation that SoftBank is now ready to take a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Japan's SoftBank plans to sell $7.9 bn in Alibaba stock to cut debtgame maker Supercell to lower its debt. SoftBank is known as a canny investor
Japan's SoftBank plans to sell $7.9 bn in Alibaba stock to cut debt
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
game maker Supercell to lower its debt. SoftBank is known as a canny investor in raft of internet firms, ranging from Yahoo Japan to Indian ride-sharing firm Ola. Its initial investment in Alibaba was just $20 million. Some analysts said the... Read more
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27d
Channel NewsAsia
Japan's SoftBank plans to sell US$7.9 billion in Alibaba stock to cut debtgame maker Supercell to lower its debt. SoftBank is known as a canny investor
Japan's SoftBank plans to sell US$7.9 billion in Alibaba stock to cut debt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
game maker Supercell to lower its debt. SoftBank is known as a canny investor in raft of internet firms, ranging from Yahoo Japan to Indian ride-sharing firm Ola. Its initial investment in Alibaba was just US$20 million. Some analysts said... Read more
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27d
TechCrunch
E-commerce search developer Twiggle adds Alibaba as an investorThat means Alibaba invested about $5.3 million. Twiggle, whose other backers i
E-commerce search developer Twiggle adds Alibaba as an investor
TechCrunch / Posted 27 days ago
That means Alibaba invested about $5.3 million. Twiggle, whose other backers include Internet conglomerate Naspers and Yahoo Japan, will use the capital to grow its research and development team. The company’s goal is to develop an e-commerce... Read more

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