Media must be diligent about its independence - Ton Vosloo

2018-10-15 11:21

"The biggest lesson for journalists today is that you have to be diligent about your independence – also the media bosses, must have the conviction to stand up against injustice," says former Naspers chair Ton Vosloo.

JSE falls as global stock rout continues

2018-10-11 18:36

Following a tech led sell-off in the USA on Wednesday, Asian markets slumped in Thursday’s trading which saw the Shanghai Composite Index fall 4.8%, while the Hang Seng and Nikkei lost 3.54% and 3.89% respectively.

Unbundling of MultiChoice weakens Naspers business diversity - Moody's

2018-09-19 18:22

The decision by Naspers to unbundle its video entertainment operation is credit negative for lenders, says ratings agency Moody's, while S&P says the transaction's rationale appears sound.

Naspers announces R1.4bn OLX Group investment in Webuycars

2018-09-18 09:41

Webuycars was founded in 2001 by Faan and Dirk van der Walt and grew into a business that sells close to 3000 motor vehicles each month.

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.

Koos Bekker talks land reform, policy uncertainty at Naspers AGM

2018-08-24 17:51

Naspers chairperson Koos Bekker says that government policy uncertainty will have an impact on foreign investment, which is needed to create jobs in SA.

Naspers won't publish report on ANN7 probe, AGM hears

2018-08-24 14:09

The report following an investigation into alleged payments by Multichoice to ANN7 will not be published, Naspers shareholders heard.

Tencent's stock traders read all the signs analysts ignored

2018-08-16 14:43

While Tencent Holdings’ shock profit slump caught almost all analysts by surprise, traders were far more prepared.

Two new SA car auction sites promise to get sellers their money fast - here's what we know

2018-08-01 07:26

Car owners will have to bring their vehicles to inspection sites across the country, where a quick inspection and document check are conducted.

Celebrating Naspers and City Press' lessons in the art of togetherness

2018-07-30 09:17

Former editors, journalists and the public got together to celebrate the publication of former City Press editor Len Kalane’s book, The Chapter We Wrote: The City Press story.


Relief for global stocks sees JSE close firmer

2018-10-12 18:41

Tencent Holdings which has broken stock market records on the course of its sell-off over the past couple of weeks, ricocheted to close 8.01% higher.

Naspers leads losses on the blue-chip index

2018-10-10 18:24

The bearish sentiment in Tencent has not spared Naspers on the JSE which is also under a sharp sell-off. In today’s session Naspers slumped 6.47% to close at R2656.98 per share.

Set free by Naspers, MultiChoice plots its path

2018-09-18 19:54

Discarded by its globe-trotting parent Naspers after more than three decades, African pay-TV heavyweight MultiChoice Group is facing an uncertain future.

Tencent steps up share buyback in first repurchases since 2014

2018-09-11 14:26

Tencent has bought back shares for a second day after its first repurchase in four years spurred speculation the battered internet behemoth may do more to support the stock.

Naspers: We have heard investor concerns over transparency, salaries

2018-08-24 19:31

Naspers has vowed to be transparent about its executives' earnings, the AGM heard on Friday.

Naspers working to reduce exposure to JSE

2018-08-24 15:48

Naspers is working to reduce its exposure to Johannesburg’s stock exchange as it seeks to narrow its valuation gap with flagship asset Tencent.

Naspers concludes disposal of Flipkart stake for over R27bn

2018-08-20 12:37

Naspers has concluded the disposal of its 11.18% stake in Indian commerce company Flipkart.

Naspers drags JSE All-Share index down after Tencent earnings results

2018-08-15 17:22

Naspers has come under pressure following the release of its Hong Kong listed associate, Tencent's second quarter earnings results.

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.

Naspers CEO considers listing some businesses to reduce size

2018-07-27 08:04

Naspers is considering the listing of certain parts of its sprawling global media and technology business outside South Africa as the continent’s largest company by market value seeks to reduce its size.

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