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 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 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.

Jul 27, 2018

Naspers considers listing some e-commerce units

Naspers could list some of its e-commerce ventures in Hong Kong or New York, says CEO Bob van Dyk.

Jul 11, 2018

AI presents rich tapestry for creative innovation

Artificial intelligence is definitely going places, so it's the perfect time for humans to get creative with it.

Jun 28, 2018

Chatbot aims to replace physicians

It is hoped the AI technology developed by a London-based start-up will bring healthcare to millions who do not have access to even basic services.

Jun 25, 2018

Naspers spends R28bn in acquisitions last year

The global Internet and entertainment group spent over $2 billion over the past financial year investing in e-commerce, food delivery businesses, travel and fintech.

Jun 22, 2018

Naspers earnings boosted by Tencent, once again

The global Internet and entertainment group saw full year revenue increase 38% while core headline earnings rose 72%, boosted by e-commerce and Tencent.

Mar 23, 2018

Tencent loses $24bn in market cap after Naspers' selldown

China's Tencent saw its shares down 4.51% today after its largest shareholder said it would lower its stake for the first time in 17 years.

Mar 22, 2018

Naspers to sell some Tencent shares

The global Internet and entertainment giant plans to reduce its Tencent stake by 2%.

Jan 19, 2018

Google, Tencent sign patent licensing deal

The Internet giant agrees to a patent licensing deal with Tencent as it looks for ways to expand in China.

Jan 10, 2018

Naspers plans R2.5bn investment in India - report

The JSE-listed company is said to be planning an investment in Indian online food-delivery company Swiggy.

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