Yahoo Japan Corp (4689.T)
27 Mar 2017
* Yahoo japan is investing 500 million yen in SB drive and participating in Softbank Group unit's autonomous-bus project-Nikkei Source text: (http://s.nikkei.com/2nsJkEN) Further company coverage:
BRIEF-Yahoo Japan, NTN Corp, Recruit Holdings and Sumitomo Electric Industries to issue bonds- Nikkei
* Recruit Holdings gearing up to raise 50 billion yen through its first bond offer, coming in March - Nikkei
NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer may soon be breathing a sigh of relief. The $40 billion internet company is on the verge of cutting the price of its core-business sale to Verizon Communications by $250 million to $350 million, less than a 10 percent discount to what was originally agreed, according to media reports. That would be a small price to pay for massive hacks that affected over 1 billion users' account data.
TOKYO/SAN FRANCISCO Yahoo Japan, the country's biggest online auction site, is rebuffing calls to end online ivory trading despite Yahoo Inc CEO Marissa Mayer's misgivings over facilitating a business blamed for the illegal slaughter of African elephants.
TOKYO/SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 18 Yahoo Japan, the country's biggest online auction site, is rebuffing calls to end online ivory trading despite Yahoo Inc CEO Marissa Mayer's misgivings over facilitating a business blamed for the illegal slaughter of African elephants.
BRIEF-Yahoo Japan will launch an asset management service by artificial-intelligence analysis of big data - Nikkei
* Yahoo Japan will launch an asset management service steered by artificial-intelligence analysis of big data - Nikkei
* Sizmek - will continue to offer Sizmek services in Japan until end of january 2017