Fears about Minister Dlodlo weren't unfounded. Six months into the job, she's been accused of issuing illegal interception orders, writes Adriaan Basson.
The National Basketball Association lost almost all of its major Chinese sponsors as the Chinese government flexes its economic muscle after a tweet backing Hong Kong's protesters triggered a backlash.
Tencent’s Call of Duty Mobile has attracted 20 million gamers within the first two days of its worldwide debut, a big boost for the company’s ambition of adapting top-tier titles with global name recognition for smartphones.
Tencent Music Entertainment is under investigation by China’s antitrust authority in a review that could end exclusive licencing deals it forged with the world’s biggest record labels, people familiar with the matter said.
Naspers may be moving most of its internet businesses to a new listing in Amsterdam, but the Cape Town-based technology investor is at pains to show it’s not abandoning South Africa.
A quickening tumble in Tencent is likely to aggravate this month’s slump in Hong Kong equities as the trade war intensifies in the tech sector.
Their enormous sprawl will likely help investors take the temperature of everything from the United States-China trade war and consumer spending to global technology investment.
Naspers' Dutch listing is a positive move for the tech sector, says Alex Webb.
Tencent profits have taken a tumble after Chinese regulators conducted a review of the lucrative online gaming sector.
Backed by WeChat-operator Tencent, Meituan is spending heavily to wage a pitched battle with Alibaba’s Ele.me and Fliggy in a cut-throat arena for on-demand services.
Tencent, as well as private equity firms Hillhouse Capital and KKR & Co., are considering bids to acquire a major stake in gaming company Nexon, people familiar with the matter have said.
Udaan, an Indian e-commerce marketplace for businesses, has raised R8.8bn from investors including Tencent, Altimeter Capital, GGV Capital and Citi Ventures.
Brand-new company Prosus, which now owns all of Naspers’ international internet assets, will make its debut on the Euronext bourse in Amsterdam.
Chinese internet giant Tencent is in early talks to take a stake in the Universal Music Group, a behemoth in the global music industry, UMG's French owner has said.
One of Tencent's most valuable investments is sinking as China expands its crackdown on online content.
Tencent has reported the slowest pace of sales growth since it went public in 2004, as China’s largest company struggles to revive a battered gaming division while battling the country’s decelerating economy.
Tencent has unveiled its latest entry in the Battle Royale death-match genre, allowing China's largest social media company to begin cashing in on a red-hot gaming arena.
Naspers Chief Executive Officer Bob van Dijk has been working for years to solve a problem rivals might envy – getting investors to value his South African firm nearer to its $133bn stake in Tencent.
Tencent is putting about 10% of its managers on notice, as China’s largest gaming and social media company shakes up its workforce amid cooling growth and intensified competition, according to people familiar with the matter.
Tencent and Netease have gotten several of their less-important titles approved in China, as the world’s largest gaming market recovers from a months-long shutout that had thrown the industry into disarray.
China is stepping up its efforts to rein in the country’s internet, singling out Tencent’s popular news app for spreading vulgar information while shutting down more than 700 websites and thousands of apps in the span of just three weeks.
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