TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp CEO Masayoshi Son on Monday condemned the killing of a journalist by Saudi security personnel, and said his firm must carry out its responsibility to the kingdom's citizens whose money is invested in its Vision Fund. | Video
TOKYO Japan's SoftBank Group Corp CEO Masayoshi Son will face questions shortly on Monday about his company's dependence on Saudi Arabia, in his first public appearance since the murder of a journalist by Saudi security forces sparked global outrage.
* First appearance by CEO Son since death of Saudi
* Maintained full-year sales goal of 20 mln Switch consoles
(Adds further details from news conference, Sony earnings)
DUBAI/TOYKO SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, whose $93 billion Vision Fund drew nearly half its money from Saudi Arabia, canceled a speaking engagement at the kingdom's investment conference this week, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp saw its shares drop on Monday as fallout from the disappearance of a Saudi journalist spread to the Japanese conglomerate, whose nearly $100 billion Vision Fund is almost half financed by Saudi Arabia. | Video
(This October 4 story corrects paragraph 17 to show Toyota has partnership, not investment, in Didi Chuxing.) | Video
TOKYO, Sept 20 Japanese fashion billionaire
Yusaku Maezawa's first meeting with role model and SoftBank
Group Corp boss Masayoshi Son came in 2010 when they
bathed together - a popular communal activity in Japan - on the
26th floor of the tech giant's headquarters.
HAWTHORNE, Calif./TOKYO SpaceX, Elon Musk's space transportation company, on Monday named its first private passenger on a voyage around the moon as Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, the founder and chief executive of online fashion retailer Zozo. | Video