Oct 23, 2018

Local SMEs readily take to Google Cloud

Smaller businesses in SA are integrating cloud computing into their strategies faster than their larger counterparts, says Google Cloud.

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.

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.

Jun 4, 2018

Sirtch takes on local giants Gumtree, OLX

The recently launched classified advertising platform is targeting an untapped market by offering its services in Xhosa and Zulu.

May 14, 2018

OLX blocks scammers using advanced algorithms

The classifieds site has been able to decrease fraud incidents significantly since revamping its chat platform security.

May 9, 2018

Naspers sells stake in Flipkart

Naspers has sold its 11.18% stake in Flipkart to Walmart for $2.2 billion.

Jan 23, 2018

Facebook rolls out Gumtree competitor in SA

The world's largest social media platform integrates an online platform into its local site to let users buy and sell goods.

Nov 2, 2017

OLX, AutoTrader merge

The Competition Tribunal has approved the merger between the online vehicle marketplace and Naspers owned OLX Group, with conditions.?

Aug 28, 2017

No reason to hive off Tencent stake: Naspers chairman

Naspers chairman Koos Bekker pushes back against investors urging a break-up of the local e-commerce and pay-TV giant.

Oct 17, 2016

Naspers sells Polish e-commerce group for R46.6bn

The Internet and entertainment group sells its Polish online marketplace and price comparison businesses for more than double the purchase price.

Jul 6, 2016

OLX introduces OTP for sellers

To prevent scams, the online classifieds site now requires sellers to use a one-time PIN, which verifies their mobile number.

Feb 4, 2016

Online classifieds scams go unreported

South Africans who fall victim to online scams are more likely to complain about the fraud rather than report it.

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