Flashback 2016: SoftBank stays on sidelines, tanks up for future

Deepti Chaudhary

By its lofty standards, 2016 was a relatively quiet year for the SoftBank juggernaut. The telecom and Internet conglomerate, which ....

29 December, 2016

SoftBank will continue to back Ola, Snapdeal, says top exec Alok Sama

Dearton Thomas Hector

Japanese telecom and internet major SoftBank Corp will strongly back its investee firms Ola and Snapdeal as they take on global ....

20 October, 2016
ADVERTISEMENT

Did Snapdeal, Ola, Grofers and Oyo just get a blank cheque from SoftBank?

Dearton Thomas Hector

  The $100 billion-tech fund that SoftBank has just launched with Saudi Arabia's sovereign fund Public Investment ....

14 October, 2016

SoftBank's Nikesh Arora says quit as didn't want to be CEO-in-waiting

Manu P Toms

Nikesh Arora, who is stepping down as president and chief operating officer of SoftBank Group Corp, said on Tuesday he is leaving ....

21 June, 2016

Nikesh Arora resigns from SoftBank

Manu P Toms

SoftBank Group Corp said on Tuesday president and chief operating officer Nikesh Arora has decided to resign from the company, ....

21 June, 2016

SoftBank internal review gives clean chit to Nikesh Arora

Manu P Toms

Japanese Internet and telecom conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp has given its president and chief operating officer Nikesh Arora ....

20 June, 2016
ADVERTISEMENT

Nikesh Arora's India deals that SoftBank investors are seeking probe into

Team TC

A group of SoftBank shareholders has demanded an internal probe into the actions of company president and COO Nikesh Arora for ....

22 April, 2016

Unnamed stakeholders allege "wrongdoing" on part of SoftBank COO Nikesh Arora; Co defends him

Manu P Toms

A group of unnamed stakeholders in the Japanese multinational SoftBank Group Corp has made serious allegations against its president ....

21 April, 2016

E-tailers must review the deep discounting model: Softbank's Arora

PTI

Indian e-commerce players need to think how long they can continue with their "deep discounting models" and instead these startups ....

18 January, 2016

Worried about how some startups are scaling: SoftBank's Arora

Manu P Toms

Nikesh Arora seems to be concerned that some of SoftBank's investee firms in India are overspending as they scale up. Arora, ....

14 October, 2015
ADVERTISEMENT

Nikesh Arora to invest $482M in SoftBank

Team TC

Nikesh Arora, president and COO of SoftBank Group Corp (SoftBank), said on Wednesday that he would make a personal bet on the ....

19 August, 2015

SoftBank to discontinue early-stage VC arm, will invest in more mature firms

Team TC

Japanese internet and telecom conglomerate SoftBank Corp, which has backed Indian firms Ola, Snapdeal and Housing.com, is winding ....

17 July, 2015

Japanese tech giant SoftBank paid Nikesh Arora $135M last year

Team TC

Japanese internet and telecom conglomerate SoftBank Corp paid its newly appointed president and COO Nikesh Arora about 16.5 billion ....

22 June, 2015

Nikesh Arora to replace SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son as Yahoo Japan chairman

Adith Charlie

India-born Nikesh Arora, who is named president of SoftBank, is set to become chairman at Yahoo Japan, the company said in a ....

22 May, 2015

Nikesh Arora named president & COO of SoftBank Group

Manu P Toms

SoftBank Corp has named Nikesh Arora as its new president and COO as part of a larger restructuring which would see the Japanese ....

11 May, 2015

Nikesh Arora quits Google to join SoftBank

Sainul K

Google Inc's chief business officer and senior vice president Nikesh Arora is moving on to join Japan's telecom giant SoftBank ....

18 July, 2014

Google's chief business officer Nikesh Arora resigns from Airtel's board

Anand Rai

Nikesh Arora, senior vice president and chief business officer at Google, has resigned from Bharti Airtel's board. He has been ....

13 March, 2014

Google: From Company To Cult. What Now?

Sudarshana Banerjee

Wedding planning. Maps. Ultra-high speed fiber networks. Clean energy. 3D modelling. Telecommunications and calling. Mobile phones. Mobile phone software. Browsers. Geolocation. Robotics and driver-less cars. Venture capital. TV. Bookseller. Blogs. Moon travel. Personalized shopping. Cataloging art. Hardware. Scanning libraries. Healthcare. Genetics.

23 February, 2011