Employees of SoftBank Corp work outside its branch in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph: Yuya Shino/Reuters/File Photo

Irish start-ups may be in line for a boost from Japanese firm SoftBank as the company comes to Dublin to participate in the smart cities test bed. T(...)

SoftBank’s vice president of global business strategy Hidebumi Kitahara and Owen Keegan, chief executive, Dublin City Council. “SoftBank has a great vision for the city of the future,” said Mr Keegan

Dublin City Council has teamed up with Japanese company SoftBank to help advance Dublin’s smart city project. The project will also serve as a bluepr(...)