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$100 billion Saudi-tied tech fund 'oversubscribed,' Son says

SoftBank Group Corp. is close to tying up $100 billion for a technology fund that it announced with the government of Saudi Arabia, the company’s founder and Chief Executive Officer Masayoshi Son has said. “I am talking to a few investors and I think we are oversubscribed,” Son said at ...

Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy: jobs report

Dec 3, 2016

Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy: jobs report

The U.S. jobs report released Friday made one thing clear: President-elect Donald Trump will inherit the same two-track U.S. economy that bedeviled his predecessor. Hiring is solid and the unemployment rate low. But longer-term problems persist — especially a stubbornly high number of men ...

DeNA pulls eight online services amid reporting scandal

Dec 2, 2016

DeNA pulls eight online services amid reporting scandal

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A company behind a health care information website under fire over inaccurate, plagiarized articles on Thursday said it had temporarily suspended operations of eight other niche online services. It emerged this week that articles on DeNA Co.’s website Welq were not properly fact-checked and ...