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E-commerce, Tencent drive Naspers' revenue

During the first half of the 2019 financial year, the company generated group revenue of $11 billion.


Jack Ma's business tips for South Africa

The billionaire tech entrepreneur outlines the areas of importance to develop a country, saying education, entrepreneurship and a clean government must be at the forefront.

Oct 26, 2018

Naspers commits R1.4bn start-up fund to boost SA's tech sector

The initiative, called Naspers Foundry, aims to fund and support South African technology start-ups seeking to address big societal needs.

Oct 25, 2018

Naspers shakes up MultiChoice leadership

The company names Calvo Mawela group CEO and Imtiaz Patel executive chairman of the MultiChoice Group ahead of the JSE listing.

Oct 18, 2018

Local insurtech firm Click2Sure secures Greenlight funding

The digital insurance platform receives an undisclosed amount of funding to channel into its global business development operations.

Oct 1, 2018

Tencent restructures as challenges escalate

The Chinese Internet giant announces its first reshuffle in six years, as it faces increased obstacles from tighter government regulations.

Sep 27, 2018

Pay-TV market to grow as MultiChoice weathers Netflix heat

The African and Middle East pay-TV market is expected to outpace all other major regions between 2017 and 2022, says GlobalData.

Sep 20, 2018

Naspers frees cash-rich MultiChoice to take on Netflix

The media and e-commerce group's plan to spin off MultiChoice will free up cash for the unit to compete with fast-growing Netflix and other streaming services.

Sep 18, 2018

Naspers-owned OLX pumps R1.4bn into Webuycars

The investment forms part of Naspers' undertaking to accelerate growth in classifieds, online food delivery and fintech businesses globally.

Sep 17, 2018

Naspers to list video entertainment unit MultiChoice on JSE

Naspers looks to exit the pay-TV market by listing MultiChoice separately on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Sep 12, 2018

Tencent under pressure to step up its game

The gaming and social media firm is one of several Chinese Internet companies whose prospects are suddenly in question after years of spectacular growth.

Aug 22, 2018

PayU SA sees Africa as high growth market

The payment services provider targets high growth markets as it looks to extend its business opportunities.

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