Naspers pushes JSE higher

2014-04-09 18:38

South African stocks have jumped, led by Naspers as its shares continued their rebound after a sell-off on concerns about high valuations of tech shares.

JSE hits record highs, Amplats surges

2014-04-01 18:12

South African stocks scaled record peaks, with Anglo Platinum blazing the uphill trail after sending force majeure notices to some suppliers.

Naspers leads JSE higher

2014-03-24 18:45

South African stocks ended higher, snapping two straight sessions of losses, led by Naspers' rebound from several days of steep falls.

JSE slides, Naspers leads decliners

2014-03-14 18:18

South African stocks have weakened with Naspers falling the most, tracking a decline in shares of its Chinese money spinner Tencent.

Naspers pushes JSE lower

2014-03-13 18:16

South African stocks have fallen and Naspers took the most points off the benchmark index on growing concerns about the health of China's economy.

MIH Internet Africa to restructure

2014-02-26 17:45

MIH Internet Africa, a subsidiary of the Naspers group, has decided to restructure its operations to focus on its general e-tail businesses.

Naspers’ astounding growth

2014-02-22 19:20

The growth in value in Naspers since its listing on the JSE in September 1994 has not been a single pica less than astounding.

Koos Bekker off to search for the next big thing

2014-02-22 13:32

For the next year, outgoing Naspers CEO Koos Bekker plans to travel the world to seek the “new big wave” in communication, he told Fin24 in an exclusive interview.

Spree records 500% growth

2014-02-21 17:05

Media24’s online fashion store has reported a 500% growth in 10 months, adding that it is just the beginning.

JSE stands firm, Naspers bounces back

2014-01-28 18:27

South African shares have steadied with twitchy global investors taking a pause from dumping risky emerging market assets.

Naspers shatters R1000/share ceiling

2013-12-06 10:39

E-commerce and media giant Naspers has broken through the psychological R1000 a share barrier on continued support from Chinese firm Tencent.

JSE stocks hit as Naspers slides

2013-11-26 18:12

South African stocks have slid more than 1% as Naspers tumbled after the high-flying internet firm said spending would likely crimp its earnings this year.

Naspers’ globalisation increasing at rapid pace

2013-11-26 11:06

CEO Koos Bekker says that Naspers has earned the majority of its revenues in the six months to end September outside SA and more from internet businesses.

Tencent gains boost Naspers shares

2013-11-25 15:59

The share price of Naspers was up on Monday on the back of Tencent's rise on the Asian markets.

JSE ends higher, but valuations weigh

2013-11-18 18:57

South African stocks have edged up as a global equity rally helped lift investor favourites, although nagging concerns about valuations kept gains in check.

Naspers leads SA stocks in rebound

2013-11-14 19:11

South African stocks have rebounded from their biggest fall in months, led by Naspers which got a lift by gaming revenue growth by its Chinese money spinner Tencent.

The value of BEE shares

2013-09-27 12:55

A Fin24 user wants to know about the value of BEE shares he bought a few years ago.

Naspers approaching R1000/share mark

2013-09-19 07:37

Even though it is the highest priced share on the JSE, analysts are reportedly still bullish regarding the growth of multimedia giant Naspers.

Naspers internet businesses turn a corner

2013-08-30 15:19

Results of media group Naspers show it has reached the strategic milestone of revenue from its internet businesses exceeding that of pay television.

Independent deal gets the nod

2013-08-15 17:49

The Competition Commission has issued the second part of its approval for the acquisition of Independent News & Media SA by two companies.

Tencent gambles on mobile gaming

2013-08-14 09:29

Tencent is betting that one-upmanship between friends playing games will boost revenue from WeChat, a social messaging app.

Conditions for big media deal announced

2013-07-29 22:17

The merger between Sekunjalo Independent Media and Independent News will only be allowed if certain conditions are met, according to the Competition Commission.

Flipkart raises $200m from investors

2013-07-11 07:20

India's e-commerce company Flipkart says it has raised $200m from investors, among them Naspers and private equity funds.

DStv launches cheaper bouquet

2013-06-26 10:01

MultiChoice has launched a new mid-tiered package for its DStv satellite pay-TV service called DStv Extra.

Naspers, Tencent expand in India

2013-06-21 14:52

Chinese internet giant Tencent and local media conglomerate Naspers have teamed up to further expand their footprint in India.


Naspers drags JSE lower

2014-04-07 18:14

South African stocks have fallen sharply, led by Naspers after its money spinner Tencent Holdings was hit by a sell-off.

Naspers appoints new boss for pay-TV

2014-04-01 14:48

Naspers has named Jim Volkwyn to head its pay-television business as it pushes the lucrative segment into more homes on the African continent.

Naspers, mining drag JSE lower

2014-03-19 18:43

South African stocks have ended lower, with Naspers taking the most points off the main index, while tumbling metal prices added to a downbeat mood.

Naspers plunges after Tencent hammering

2014-03-14 12:03

Naspers, which owns over a third of China's internet giant Tencent, has taken a beating on the JSE after a sell-off in Tencent shares.

WeChat expands to Macs, SA gaming

2014-03-13 13:03

Instant messaging application WeChat is making moves to establish itself as an alternate destination with a range of features and launches designed to attract users in new markets.

Bekker's top 3 tech contributions to SA

2014-02-23 16:59

Koos Bekker is well-known for his unique pay deal with Naspers, but his ability to spot a new trend in the fast-changing world of technology is worth noting.

New Naspers CEO has big shoes to fill

2014-02-22 16:21

Outgoing Naspers CEO Koos Bekker has described his successor as the "best e-commerce man in the world".

Koos Bekker steps down as Naspers CEO

2014-02-22 07:15

Naspers CEO Koos Bekker is stepping down and will be replaced by Bob van Dijk, the company has announced.

Tencent deal of $400m on the cards

2014-02-17 17:01

Tencent, one of China's biggest internet companies, is set to announce a deal to purchase a stake in a restaurant ratings and group buying website.

Relief rally in Naspers buoys JSE

2014-01-28 13:12

A recovery in the Naspers share price, which lost more than 9% of its value over the previous two sessions, has kept the JSE afloat.

Digital vs print

2013-11-28 06:00

Don't throw out the baby with the bathwater, writes Leopold Scholtz.

Naspers' investment plans may hurt earnings

2013-11-26 18:07

Naspers sees lower full-year earnings after it plans to increase investment into internet platforms and digital pay-TV by more than 62% to lock in more customers.

Internet, pay-TV boost Naspers profit

2013-11-26 08:59

E-commerce and media giant Naspers has posted a 16% growth in first half earnings, stating that revenue from internet platforms expanded by 76% to R24.9bn.

McGregor BFA buys I-Net Bridge for R113m

2013-11-15 17:04

McGregor BFA, which is owned by Naspers, has sealed the deal to purchase I-Net Bridge for less than the initial amount.

Naspers reshuffles board

2013-10-17 18:24

Naspers has reshuffled its board, adding four new directors, most of whom have experience at its MIH unit.

Behind the JSE run

2013-09-27 08:11

SABMiller, Richemont and Naspers have contributed 25% to a string of record highs.

R100 000 in Naspers over 19 years worth R26m

2013-09-13 20:30

Media group Naspers is celebrating 19 years on the JSE and its chair tells of the exciting period of the first listing.

New legislation could change face of SA TV

2013-08-22 15:02

The South African government has its sight set on premium TV content in SA with plans to introduce legislation to prevent one broadcaster from having access to all premium television.

SA stocks scale fresh record highs

2013-08-14 18:26

Gold and other resource shares rallied to push the JSE to a third straight record close.

McGregor BFA buying I-Net Bridge

2013-08-08 12:02

Times Media Group is selling I-Net Bridge to Naspers-owned McGregor BFA for R115m, according to a JSE report.

Offer by Myriad International Holdings

2013-07-18 17:02

Shareholders are referred to an announcement regarding Naspers's indirect wholly owned subsidiary, MIH B.V.

SA’s invisible mall

2013-07-02 07:46

SA's virtual sales market is gaining momentum, says Arthur Goldstuck.

Internet boosts Naspers profit

2013-06-25 08:35

Media and internet firm Naspers has posted an expected 20% jump in annual profit, boosted by strong performance in its internet businesses and a weaker rand.

Rand weakness to boost Naspers profit

2013-06-11 18:06

Media giant Naspers is expecting core headline earnings per share for the year to end-March to be up to 25% higher, owing to local currency weakness.

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