Naspers CEO marks 'several billion' for tech investments

2017-11-15 08:22

Naspers is keen to continue its search for e-commerce and tech investments, with Africa’s biggest company happy to deploy a sizable war chest in its hunt for deals.

Naspers should buy own stock to tap Tencent gap - expert

2017-10-11 10:01

Naspers should buy back its own shares to take advantage of its stake in Tencent, according to veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius.

Naspers is seeking competition approval to buy AutoTrader

2017-09-20 13:02

Naspers is seeking Competition Commission approval to acquire South African classifieds site AutoTrader

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.

Monetary policy uncertainty edges dollar lower

2017-08-25 20:00

The rand strengthened in light of dollar weakness, following Janet Yellen's speech which avoided clues on the future of monetary policy.

#News24 ICYMI: 'Dad, I'm sorry', says CT teen after disappearance; Vusi Nova is safe and Coffin assault duo found guilty

2017-08-25 19:01

Charlize Theron bursts onto the big screen, massive waves cause havoc along SA coast and find out how Naspers is taking on Google, Amazon and Facebook.

Koos Bekker defends Naspers for keeping $132bn Tencent stake

2017-08-25 16:56

Naspers chairperson Koos Bekker says that the assumption that Tencent is making money and Naspers’s other ventures are loss-making is 'illiterate.'

Naspers investor Allan Gray to vote against executive pay policy

2017-08-22 06:01

Naspers shareholder Allan Gray plans to vote against the firm's remuneration policy because it isn’t aligned to the performance of the business outside a stake in Tencent.

Global market recovery lifts JSE

2017-08-14 18:53

The JSE has climbed following a broad recovery in world markets as geopolitical tensions between North Korea and the US have subsided; the rand firmed 0.97% to R13.23.

Two arrested for murder of former Naspers’ financial director

2017-08-12 17:20

A 33-year-old woman and a man, 30, have been arrested for the murder of former financial director of Naspers, Eric Wiese, police have said.


AutoTrader merger with Naspers-owned OLX gets green light

2017-11-02 12:36

The Competition Tribunal has approved the merger between AutoTrader and OLX, the companies have said in a joint statement .

Naspers buys $775m stake in online food service Delivery Hero

2017-09-28 14:07

Naspers has agreed to pay $775m to boost its stake in Germany’s Delivery Hero as the company increases its exposure to the online food-delivery market.

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.

Naspers CEO sees e-commerce growth closing $32bn value gap

2017-08-28 13:02

Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk says five years of heavy e-commerce investments are bearing fruit, which should prove to investors that the assets are worth more than they think.

INTERVIEW: Naspers CEO on growth vs profit … and the pay policy

2017-08-25 19:22

Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk believes the company’s business model is aimed at hyper-growth and not short-term profits, and says “loyal” shareholders have supported the firm’s pay policy.

Naspers shareholders vote in support of pay policy

2017-08-25 17:35

Naspers shareholders have voted in favour of its remuneration policy. This comes after investor Allan Gray said it would vote against the policy, pointing to an over-reliance on its 34% stake in Tencent.

How Naspers is taking on Google, Amazon and Facebook

2017-08-25 15:37

Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk says the multi-national giant is taking on rivals like Google, Amazon and Facebook by focusing on developing local anchors that are hard to replicate.

#Declassified: Apartheid Profits - the tap root of the National Party

2017-08-15 07:00

Previously Open Secrets detailed a few of the private companies that funded the National Party. Naspers, described by top management as the 'tap root of the NP', was one of the most significant donors.

'Why kill an old man for worthless items?' asks Eric Wiese’s sons

2017-08-14 18:01

Eric Wiese’s sons Andri and Kobus want to ask the two people charged with their father’s murder why they killed him for a few worthless goods.

Former Naspers financial director, 81, beaten to death in his house

2017-08-04 21:02

A former financial director of Naspers has been beaten to death in his house in Higgovale, Cape Town, during a suspected robbery. 

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