Spree will disappear as Superbalist wins the battle of the brands

2018-09-10 14:07

Spree and Superbalist announced their merger in June – and the Superbalist brand is the one that will stay standing.

New CEO for Media24 as Weideman announces retirement

2018-07-31 17:10

A former political journalist and editor of You and Drum, Weideman held the CEO position of Africa’s largest media company for almost eight years.

Vincent Hoogduijn new CEO of Media24 Digital

2018-06-22 18:41

Vincent Hoogduijn, CEO of Media24’s e-commerce division, has been promoted to CEO: Media24 Digital.

Competition Appeal Court sets aside Media24 pricing predatory case

2018-03-19 22:00

The Competition Appeal Court has set aside a predatory pricing case involving a community newspaper owned by Media24.

24.com wins big at Bookmark Awards

2018-03-02 10:59

24.com has walked away with several awards at the Bookmark Awards in Johannesburg, including the coveted Black Pixel as Best Publisher.

First editor of Business Insider SA appointed

2018-01-12 11:33

Media24 has announced the appointment of a seasoned financial journalist as inaugural editor of the new Business Insider South Africa.

Surprise bonus for Welkom Yizani shareholders

2017-08-29 12:28

Welkom Yizani shareholders received an unexpected cash bonus when the board of directors announced a special dividend from the unbundling of Novus.

'White men have power in SA' - HuffPost SA appeal hears

2017-07-31 13:11

Former HuffPost SA editor Verashni Pillay is arguing whether white men could be singled out for different treatment in an effort to overturn a hate speech conviction.

Van Breda trial media ruling: Who were the winners?

2017-06-22 19:13

The biggest winner in an appeal brought by murder accused Henri van Breda - who was challenging Media24's application to livestream his trial – are the media and the public, legal experts say.

Van Breda trial: SCA had to weigh merits of live stream vs fair trial

2017-06-21 18:43

The right to broadcast and live stream the murder trial of Henri van Breda had to be weighed against the risk of allowing cameras into the courtroom versus a fair trial, the Supreme Court of Appeals has ruled.


AI fundamentally important to Naspers strategy - CEO

2018-08-25 06:15

E-commerce is outpacing Naspers’s traditional media businesses and the group is focusing on innovation in the areas of artificial intelligence and machine learning, said CEO Bob van Dijk.

#GuptaLeaks team scoops another award for courageous journalism

2018-06-25 20:00

The team includes investigative journalists from News24, amaBhungane and Daily Maverick.

We tried the pap at Wimpy and KFC - and the winner is clear

2018-04-11 08:55

Wimpy is a relative newcomer in the pap game.

Media24 agrees to pay R14m in price-fixing settlement

2018-03-16 11:55

Media24 has agreed to pay a penalty as settlement in a price-fixing case brought against it and 27 other media companies by the Competition Commission.

News24 appoints public editor to address reader complaints

2018-01-23 10:12

Seasoned journalist and academic professor George Claassen has been appointed as public editor of News24.

Media24 approves unbundling of Novus shares

2017-09-06 17:51

Media24 has announced its approval of the unbundling of the majority of its shareholding in printing company, Novus Holdings to Naspers.

Media24 to unbundle majority stake in Novus

2017-08-03 16:31

The Competition Tribunal has approved a merger filing between printing group Novus Holdings and Naspers shareholders, which will retain a non-controlling 19% stake in the company.

Media24 wins award for graduate employment

2017-07-24 10:57

Media24 has won the 2017 SA Graduate Employers Association award for the media company with the best graduate employment programme.

Caxton’s bid to halt Media24/Novus merger dismissed

2017-06-22 15:50

The Competition Tribunal has rejected publishing house Caxton’s application to stop the Media24 merger with printing group Novus.

Novus and ITB merger gets approval

2017-06-07 17:13

The Competition Commission has recommended to the Competition Tribunal that the proposed large merger between Novus Holdings and ITB Manufacturing be approved, without conditions.

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