URGENT: Toshiba mulls splitting into 3 listed firms amid overhaul

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Toshiba Corp. is considering breaking into three entities focusing on infrastructure, semiconductors, among others, with all to be publicly traded, sources familiar with the matter said Monday.

The envisaged split-up of Toshiba, a Japanese household name with a long history, comes as the industrial conglomerate aims to streamline its businesses. Such a move could significantly change the landscape of the tech sector.