This is not the first Japanese foray into telecoms overseas. NTT Docomo racked up big losses after a string of failed investments in names like AT&T Wireless and Taiwan mobile operator KG Telecom in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
Tue, Oct 16, 2012 - Page 14 News List
Softbank set to buy up to 70% of Sprint for US$20bn
SOFTBANK, HARD CASH:The Sprint deal takes outbound deals by Japanese firms to a record US$75 billion this year, underscoring a strong appetite for overseas assets
This story has been viewed 1475 times.
Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.
Listing from 2015-07-23 to 2015-07-30
- Most read
- Most e-mailed
1China ire as Myanmar jails scores of its illegal loggers
2China simulates attack on Presidential Office
3Twilight of China-centric primacy
4EDITORIAL: Make no mistake: China is the enemy
5DPP says details of KMT assets are ‘tip of the iceberg’