SoftBank's Son proposes long-term cooperation between Arm and Samsung

SoftBank's Son proposes long-term cooperation between Arm and Samsung

Masayoshi Son. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg

SoftBank Group Corp founder and CEO Masayoshi Son discussed on Tuesday a long-term cooperation between chip designer Arm and Samsung Electronics, but did not propose the South Korean firm to invest in the British company, a local media reported on Wednesday.

The billionaire, who is making his first visit to Seoul in three years, said earlier that he’d like to talk with Samsung about a “strategic alliance with Arm”.

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