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SoftBank Group Corp. Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son said Thursday that Japan has become an “underdeveloped” country in the use of artificial intelligence in businesses, lagging behind China, India and Southeast Asian countries that have fast-growing technology companies.

“Japan once was a leader in technology but has become an underdeveloped country in AI. It is in a pretty bad situation so Japan needs to awaken,” Son told an audience at a company event in Tokyo.

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