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#TodayDeals: Softbank Raises $1B for Its $100B Vision Tech Fund, EzCred Bags $1M & More

Japan’s telecom and internet giant SoftBank has successfully raised $1 billion from Japan-based electronics company Sharp Corp for its ambitious $100 billion Vision fund that aims to tap advanced technologies through the investment.

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Paytm Finally Announces Much Awaited Funding from SoftBank of $1.4B

Softbank CEO – “In line with the Indian government's vision to promote digital inclusion, we are committed to transforming the lives of hundreds of millions of Indian consumers and merchants”

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Turkish authorities on Saturday blocked online free encyclopedia Wikipedia in the country.

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Kalaari Plays Reluctant Bride to SoftBank ‘cos VCs Must Make Money too

The Snapdeal saga continues as we find on the sidelines that Kalaari has ROI from only 7% of investees; Nexus 21%

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H1B Visa Reforms Poised to Hit Indian IT Firms; Applications From US Employers Lowest in 5 Years

Infosys stocks fell down by 4.5%, followed by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS; 5.5%), HCL Technologies (6.3%), Tech Mahindra (9.7%), heralding a nightmarish run for the Indian IT industry.

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Softbank Keen To Exit Snapdeal & Invest $1.5B In Paytm

According to industry insiders, a deal with Paytm makes more sense for Snapdeal as there are synergies between the two ecommerce companies and have Alibaba as a common investor.

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Softbank Reworking Sale Plan Of Snapdeal; Decision In Few Weeks

Japanese investor SoftBank is believed to be re-working its plan for sale of e-commerce platform Snapdeal and a final decision is likely to be made in the next few weeks

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SoftBank Preps Snapdeal For Sale, Looks To Buy Kalaari, Nexus Stakes, Say Reports

Snapdeal's three biggest investors — Japan's SoftBank, Kalaari Capital and Nexus Venture Partners have moved closer to resolving an impasse, potentially clearing the way for a sale of the e-tailer to one of its rivals, Flipkart or Paytm

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