Deals

  • Singtel, Lazada launching online portal for SMEs

    Marketplace to help businesses reach 3.5 million sets of eyeballs a month

  • Japan farm co-op group kicks off long-awaited reforms

    Tie-up with sushi chain to be test case for direct-sales model

  • Softbank facilitates merger between two satellite companies

    Japanese conglomerate to become top shareholder of debt-ridden Intelsat

  • Sumitomo Mitsui, Resona eyeing merger of Osaka-based banks

    Japanese banking titans seek to streamline redundant outlets, personnel

  • Common challenges spur merger of Japan's Mie Bank, Daisan Bank

    April 2018 move aimed at coping with rivalries, population woes

  • Toppan Forms to join with AI startup for script digitization

    Converting handwritten documents into data to improve operational efficiency

  • Mitsubishi, Nissan team up on logistics in Thailand

    Japanese carmakers strengthen ties under three-way alliance with Renault

  • SoftBank nears deal to invest $3 bln in US startup WeWork -- CNBC

  • Morinaga combination takes hints from rival snack and dairy maker

    Merging product development gave Meiji Holdings an edge

  • Foxconn may seek majority stake in Toshiba's memory ops

    Western Digital, Micron Technology, SK Hynix also seen as potential bidders

  • ANA to turn Peach Aviation into subsidiary

    Japanese airline will lift stake in budget carrier to 67%

  • Exclusive

    Morinaga snack, dairy makers to combine in 2018

    Companies will fuse research functions, boost sales abroad

  • Japan's top anime broadcasters set to combine

    Integration aims to pool resources for expansion to fend off streaming threat

  • Toshiba seeks bids valuing chip unit at 2tn yen or more

    Plans to take time in assessing proposals to maximize proceeds

  • Gree seeks electric-vehicle partnership with Zhuhai Yinlong

    Chinese air conditioner maker changes tack after failed buyout

  • Japan's Cosmo, Kygnus Sekiyu to join hands

    Alliance to help gasoline companies ward off falling demand

  • Sumitomo Mitsui, Resona to integrate three regional banks

    Consolidated operation to tap western Japan's Kansai market

  • Why did Masa Son spend $3.3bn on an investment company?

    SoftBank adds expertise with Fortress acquisition for managing joint Saudi fund

  • Kraft withdraws offer to merge with Unilever

  • Toyota, partners back talking-robot startup

    Funds will go toward refining AI tech