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Coronavirus | 'These are tough times, and they require dramatic action' – Naspers CEO

Naspers will be making available some of its facilities to be used for public health services in vulnerable communities, to assist government's efforts to manage the Covid-19 crisis.


SweepSouth launches fund to help domestic workers during lockdown

2020-04-07 11:44

SweepSouth is launching a fund to help provide domestic workers with food and other basic essentials during the national lockdown.


Keeping up with the CEOs amid Covid-19: Naspers SA head

2020-04-07 11:41

Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa misses the social interaction with her team.

SweepSouth Prepares Domestic Workers For Coronavirus

2020-03-20 17:00

While SweepSouth is only a platform connecting previously unemployed and underemployed domestic workers looking for work with opportunities, it wants to ensure that the domestic workers who make use of its services are prepared should COVID-19 spread further in South Africa.

Naspers ‘hungry’ to invest in SA

2020-03-05 12:29

Access to more spectrum opens up a field for more Internet-based businesses to be developed.

SweepSouth: Sweeping the nation

2020-02-24 08:27

SweepSouth, an app that saves time and creates work daily, has taken South Africa by storm. We spoke to some SweepSouth clients to hear what they had to say.

Meet 6 entrepreneurs disrupting their way to success

2020-02-10 07:54

When it comes to innovative entrepreneurial ventures, South Africa has a wealth of young talent. Here are six entrepreneurs making a success of their business while making a difference to society.

Naspers CEO sees growth in online sales of second-hand clothes

2020-02-06 09:17

Naspers, Africa’s biggest company by market value, expects second-hand clothing sales online to pick up as companies around the world look to cut production of new goods to help address climate change.

New coding programme promises students computer science skills in a fun package

2019-11-26 13:46

It's possible to learn computer science skills while having fun. This was the message at a launch of a new programme, WeCode24, launched on Monday.

Naspers builds SA tech companies for the future

2019-11-21 07:00

The JSE-listed group is set to become a driving force in growing local tech businesses whilst helping to drive South Africa’s economic renewal.

Local internet-based ventures still critical to Naspers – SA head

2019-08-23 13:17

Naspers CEO in South Africa Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa told shareholders at the internet solutions giant’s annual general meeting in Cape Town on Friday that the company had great interest in finding and investing in local internet-based ventures.

Naspers to invest R30m in online cleaning platform SweepSouth

2019-06-20 16:13

A Naspers [JSE:NPN] start-up fund has announced its first investment of R30m in online cleaning services platform SweepSouth.

Naspers Foundry is open for South African startup pitches, CEO says

2019-10-24 07:35

Naspers Foundry is accepting pitches, after making its first investment in online cleaning services company SweepSouth.

Naspers commits R1.5bn to fight against coronavirus

2020-03-31 11:04

Naspers has committed R1.5 billion in emergency funding to aid the government's response to the coronavirus outbreak, the group said in a statement on Monday.

SweepSouth Steps Outdoors

2020-03-05 11:55

After more than five years of connecting domestic workers with clients for homes and businesses, SweepSouth, the online cleaning service, is diversifying its offering to customers with the launch of SweepSouth Outdoor.

How future focused companies can support working mothers

2020-03-02 08:51

From discrimination to sidelining and unequal pay, many women face adversity at work daily. And then they still have to juggle this with family demands. Here's how modern workplaces can support working mothers.

How one woman created over 15000 jobs for other women

2020-02-13 10:39

Aisha Pandor, CEO and co-founder of SweepSouth, is an entrepreneur who is creating job opportunities for other women in the tech industry. This is her story.

How tech entrepreneurs are helping local communities

2020-02-04 13:13

From solar energy in the Northern Cape to apps for healthcare workers in rural areas, here’s how tech innovation is uplifting communities in Africa.

Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa: Observations from WEF

2020-01-31 12:40

Minister Tito Mboweni stressed that WEF was an opportunity to tell the world that South Africa is moving forward, and it was gratifying to hear him confront the reality of our situation, says Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa.

Naspers on track with R4.6 billion investment in growing South African tech businesses

2019-11-21 07:30

Naspers is one of the ten largest consumer internet companies in the world and one of the largest technology investors - and here's how they are investing in local tech businesses

7 things to know about the new CEO of Naspers SA

2019-07-03 13:02

Naspers announced on Wednesday that Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa would lead its operations in SA in the newly created post of Naspers CEO, South Africa.

Naspers Foundry announces its first investment in rising tech start-up, SweepSouth

2019-06-28 13:07

Launched at the South Africa Investment Conference in October last year, Naspers Foundry is a R1.4 billion start-up fund aimed at boosting the South African technology sector.

Everything You Need to Know About the Naspers Foundry Tech Fund for SA Businesses

2019-08-12 11:39

In June this year SweepSouth, the online cleaning services platform that connects clients with domestic cleaners, announced a R30 million investment from one of South Africa’s newest tech funds, Naspers Foundry.

Naspers to invest R4.6bn in SA tech firms

2018-10-26 16:27

Africa’s biggest company by market value will put R1.4bn toward local start ups, with the balance going to Naspers units including online retailer Takealot and delivery service Mr D Food.

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