ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
SoftBank chief Masayoshi Son has agreed to cede control of Sprint in order to facilitate its merger with T-Mobile US.   © Reuters
The Big Story

Flip side to SoftBank's aggressive expansion

Tie-up between Sprint and T-Mobile would reduce debt load if approved

KENJI KAWASE, Nikkei Asian Review chief business news correspondent | China

TOKYO -- Dismal economic growth over the last couple of decades has been tough for Japanese companies, but SoftBank Group has been a notable exception.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more