Tokyo (AFP) Nov 18, 2019
Japan's Softbank said Monday it will merge its Z Holdings unit - formerly called Yahoo Japan - with popular chat app Line in a multibillion-dollar deal it hopes will help it.. Energy Daily - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •Reuters
The planned merger between Yahoo Japan and messaging app Line is a strategic move by a multinational conglomerate holding company to explore business synergy with a super app seeking opportunities,.. Bangkok Post - Published Also reported by •BBC News
SoftBank Corp plans to merge internet subsidiary Yahoo Japan with messaging app operator Line Corp to create a $30 billion tech group, as it strives to compete more effectively with local rival Rakuten.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
TOKYO (AP) — Online services Yahoo Japan and Line Corp. have announced they are merging.
Z Holdings Corp., which owns SoftBank Corp. that operates Yahoo Japan, and Naver Corp. of South Korea,.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Hindu •Japan Today •WorldNews •Seattle Times
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1. *Apple banned all vaping apps from the App Store.* The firm banned all 181 vaping-related apps from the App Store amidst growing.. Business Insider - Published
SoftBank Corp announced today that it has reached an agreement to merge with Z Holdings (the SoftBank subsidiary formerly known as Yahoo Japan) and Line Corp, in a move they hope will better position.. TechCrunch - Published
Japanese telco SoftBank Corp on Monday announced plans to merge its internet unit Yahoo Japan with messaging app operator Line Corp as it scoops up troubled internet companies to bulk up against rivals.. Reuters - Published