SoftBank and BTS sign a Joint Venture Agreement to launch “S and BTS Global Corp”

Miami, June 15th, 2017

BTS – Business Telecommunications Services, one of the most advanced international carriers and SoftBank Corp, the global leader in technology and communications, are pleased to announce a Joint Venture Agreement for the establishment of the new entity “S and BTS Global Corp” based in Tokyo, Japan.

The new company will combine the complementary strengths of its parent corporations in telecommunications, e-commerce, Internet, and technology services to revolutionize the next wave of innovation in the international telecom industry.

At first stage, S and BTS Global Corp will manage SoftBank’s international voice traffic as well as BTS’s Asia traffic.

Moreover, the partnership will bring a diversified portfolio of hubbing, cloud and managed services as a key player in the global market place.

Both parties are excited to join forces to deliver value based solutions to the market.

About BTS

Founded over 25 years ago in Miami, United States. BTS continues to be one of the top fastest growing operator of international voice managing 8 billion minutes in the last 12 months with more than 140 direct links in 85 countries as part of its over 450 interconnections worldwide. BTS has over 150 employees located in offices in Miami, Madrid, Zaragoza, Rome, Warsaw, Singapore, Buenos Aires and Dubai. To learn more, please visit www.bts.io

About SoftBank

SoftBank Corp., a subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp. (TOKYO: 9984), provides mobile communication, fixed-line communication, and Internet connection services to customers in Japan. Leveraging synergies with other companies in the SoftBank Group, SoftBank Corp. aims to transform lifestyles through ICT and expand into other business areas including AI, bright robotics, IoT, robotics, and energy. To learn more, please visit: www.SoftBank.jp/en/corp/group/SBM