Jointventure

10.02.14
SoftBank puts $250 million toward joint movie venture with Legendary
10.02.14

SoftBank puts $250 million toward joint movie venture with Legendary

Just days after reports circulated that SoftBank was looking to nab DreamWorks so it could tap int...

By B. Steele,   10.02.14
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05.25.14
Following Microsoft, Sony's PlayStation business officially enters China
05.25.14

Following Microsoft, Sony's PlayStation business officially enters China

It's only been about a month since Microsoft announced that it'll be bringing the Xbox to China co...

By R. Lai,   05.25.14
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10.23.13
Samsung acquires 7.4 percent of Gorilla Glass maker Corning, signs long-term supply deal
10.23.13

Samsung acquires 7.4 percent of Gorilla Glass maker Corning, signs long-term supply deal

In a move that could raise eyebrows in the LCD business, Corning has taken full control of Samsung...

By S. Dent,   10.23.13
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03.18.13
ST-Ericsson joint venture begins dissolution process, 1,600 jobs gone in the process
03.18.13

ST-Ericsson joint venture begins dissolution process, 1,600 jobs gone in the process

It's typically a bad sign when a major semiconductor company sees its CEO walk away, and no one in...

By D. Murph,   03.18.13
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12.03.12
Sharp and Qualcomm to team up for energy-efficient IGZO display venture
12.03.12

Sharp and Qualcomm to team up for energy-efficient IGZO display venture

We already knew that Sharp's been asking around for some much-needed help recently, and now we can...

By A. Koldhekar,   12.03.12
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05.24.12
Sony formally quits Sharp LCD joint venture, takes back every yen it invested
05.24.12

Sony formally quits Sharp LCD joint venture, takes back every yen it invested

After Sony cut off its supply of capital to the ill-fated Sakai production plant that it jointly o...

By S. Sakr,   05.24.12
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04.03.12
Sony, Toshiba, Hitachi joint venture Japan Display fires up operations
04.03.12

Sony, Toshiba, Hitachi joint venture Japan Display fires up operations

The joint venture that is Japan Display agreed on its formalities back in November, and has now fin...

By J. Trew,   04.03.12
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04.02.12
Fujitsu buys out Toshiba's stake in mobile joint venture, division now called Fujitsu Mobile Communications
04.02.12

Fujitsu buys out Toshiba's stake in mobile joint venture, division now called Fujitsu Mobile Communications

April 2, 2012: a great day to officially wash your hands of an unprofitable business. On the heels...

By D. Wollman,   04.02.12
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04.02.12
Samsung, NTT DoCoMo, et al. cancel plans for LTE chip joint venture
04.02.12

Samsung, NTT DoCoMo, et al. cancel plans for LTE chip joint venture

Looks like the decision to not make a decision has... well, created a decision. Back in December of...

By D. Murph,   04.02.12
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