According to the report, "the German parent had insisted on a controlling stake, according to a source familiar with the situation". Softbank's board reportedly voted on Friday not to give up control of the combined company and therefore to call off merger negotiations.
Japanese financial newspaper Nikkeireported that the two carriers had called off talks aimed at creating a stronger competitor to top USA carriers Verizon and AT&T.
Earlier on Monday, Nikkei reported that SoftBank was expected to approach Deutsche Telekom as early as Tuesday to propose ending the merger negotiations.
It's entirely possible this won't be the absolute end of the Sprint-T-Mobile talks.
Sprint's stock fell as much as 11% in trading after the report. Still, in August, Sprint CEO and President Marcelo Claure said the company would have an announcement "in the near future" addressing merger discussions.
T-Mobile has done well as an independent the past few years, and consumers have benefited.
Investors have cheered on a combination of T-Mobile, the third-largest USA wireless carrier, with No. 4 Sprint as a way to cut costs and forge a bigger competitor to take on AT&T and Verizon Communications.
The Russian foreign ministry said the ban was a "gross violation" by the United States of the guarantees of free speech. Twitter's move may put some pressure on Google and Facebook to pull similar advertising from their sites.
Fultz never looked right to begin the season and it's not a surprise to see Philly take a cautious route with the No. 1 pick. Fultz was initially ruled out for just three games as of Wednesday, per Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer .
Carmelo Anthony , Josh Huestis , and Steven Adams all posted photos of the plane shortly after it landed around 12:45 a.m. Despite the scary incident, according to WISN12, no one was injured as a result of the damaged plane.
Andy was a Bravo exec when Kathy's "My Life on the D-List" was airing.as well as several of her comedy specials. "I don't know her", a reference to Mariah Carey's infamous remark about not knowing Jennifer Lopez .
These come powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Octa-Core SoC coupled with 2GB or 3GB of RAM, depending upon which model you buy. In a country like India however you have to bring out smartphones for every price bracket and that is what Sony has done.
He needed to be carted off the field, and replays on the video board of his leg bending the wrong way drew groans from the crowd. Trailing 7-0, Chicago used a 45-yard pass from Trubisky to Tre McBride to move to a first-and-goal at the Saints' 6-yard line.
Economy passengers on Lufthansa's Swiss airline have been asked to check in at least 90 minutes before departure. The new screening process is meant to help avoid bans on certain electronics, like laptops, in the cabin.
The Nets and Barclays Center were valued at $875 million and $825 million, respectively, in that deal, according to Newsday. Prokhorov bought complete control of the Nets in 2015 after first purchasing a majority of shares in 2010.
UN Nuclear Chief To Visit Iran
The visit by the head of the United Nations nuclear watchdog, Yukiya Amano , is the first since U.S. In exchange, the US and other countries agreed to curb economic sanctions against Iran.
Conquering the National Opioid Crisis
The opioid epidemic killed 64,000 Americans in 2016, prompting Trump to call it the "worst drug crisis in our nation's history". On Thursday, the senator applauded the president's declaration, but said he hopes it's just the first step.