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Rakuten Inc (4755.T)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Rakuten decreases voting power in KK Okwave to 6.1 pct from 10.1 pct
Tuesday, 8 May 2018 05:43am EDT 

May 8 (Reuters) - KK Okwave <3808.NG>:Says Rakuten Inc decreases voting power in the company to 6.1 percent(532,900 shares) from 10.1 percent(882,900 shares), on May 8 .  Full Article

Rakuten to merge with unit Fablic
Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 05:11am EDT 

March 29 (Reuters) - Rakuten Inc <4755.T>:Says it will merge with unit Fablic,inc., effective July 1 .Says unit Fablic,inc., will be dissolved after merger .  Full Article

Rakuten says change of effective date for business transfer
Monday, 19 Mar 2018 02:27am EDT 

March 19(Reuters) - Rakuten Inc <4755.T>:Says it changes effective date for business transfer to May 11 from March 30.Previous plan was announced on Dec. 7. 2017.  Full Article

Rakuten says result of ToB for shares of ASAHI FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE
Wednesday, 14 Mar 2018 02:50am EDT 

March 14 (Reuters) - Rakuten Inc <4755.T>:Says 16.8 million shares of ASAHI FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE were offered in a takeover bid by the company from Jan. 30 to March 13 .Says it will raise voting power in ASAHI FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE to 99.3 percent from 0 percent .Payment date on March 30 and total acquisition amount is 44.69 billion yen in total .  Full Article

Rakuten Plans To Submit Application For Allocation Of Mobile-Phone Frequency - Nikkei
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 02:34pm EST 

Feb 9 (Reuters) - Nikkei::RAKUTEN PLANS TO SUBMIT APPLICATION FOR ALLOCATION OF MOBILE-PHONE FREQUENCY LATER THIS MONTH.  Full Article

Rakuten completes merger with unit Rakuten Mart
Thursday, 1 Feb 2018 01:37am EST 

Feb 1(Reuters) - Rakuten Inc <4755.T>:Says it completed merger with wholly owned unit Rakuten Mart Inc .Says merger plan was announced on Oct. 24, 2017.  Full Article

Rakuten completes repurchase of 82 mln shares for 100 bln yen
Monday, 18 Dec 2017 08:33pm EST 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Rakuten Inc <4755.T>:Says it completed repurchase of 82 million shares of its common stock, for about 100 billion yen in total, as of Dec. 18 .  Full Article

Rakuten And Bic Camera Expected To Sign Agreement To Set Up JV Early Next Year - Nikkei
Monday, 18 Dec 2017 01:57pm EST 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Nikkei: :RAKUTEN AND BIC CAMERA EXPECTED TO SIGN AGREEMENT TO SET UP A JV EARLY NEXT YEAR; TO WORK ON LAUNCHING E-COMMERCE SITE IN APRIL - NIKKEI‍​.  Full Article

Rakuten announces intent to enter into Mobile Network Operator (MNO) business
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 09:51pm EST 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Rakuten Inc <4755.T>:Says it intends to enter into the Mobile Network Operator (MNO) business .Says it will set up a new company and the service is scheduled to start in 2019 .The business will aim to acquire at least 15 million subscribers .  Full Article

Rakuten Plans To Raise Up To 600 Bln Yen By 2025 - Nikkei‍​‍​
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 12:14pm EST 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Nikkei::RAKUTEN PLANS TO RAISE UP TO 600 BILLION YEN ($5.31 BILLION) BY 2025 TO INVEST IN BASE STATIONS AND OTHER INFRASTRUCTURE - NIKKEI‍​‍​.RAKUTEN PLANS TO APPLY AS EARLY AS JAN FOR WIRELESS FREQUENCIES CURRENTLY USED BY MINISTRY OF DEFENSE, OTHER BODIES - NIKKEI.  Full Article

Rakuten weighs $1.8 billion bond issue to launch mobile service: Nikkei

Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten Inc will issue as much as 200 billion yen ($1.86 billion) to prepare for its entry into the country's mobile phone service market, the Nikkei business daily reported on Thursday.