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Prosus Bookbuild To Raise R22.5bn For Naspers

Africa’s most valuable company said in a statement on Wednesday that it intends to repatriate the proceeds to South Africa to buy back its own shares.

Naspers Boss Bob van Dijk Receives a R1bn Windfall

Tech giant Naspers boss CEO Bob van Dijk, who is also a CEO of Prosus, has sold shares in in the company worth close...

Naspers’ Prosus Ups Offer for Just Eat to R98bn

The battle for control of Just Eat intensified today when Naspers-owned tech giant Prosus raised its offer to R98 billion. Just Eat has rejected a £5bn...

Naspers’ Prosus Urges Just Eat Investors to Accept its Offer by Dec 11

Tech giant Prosus has called on Just Eat shareholders to accept its offer and reject that of rival Takeaway.com. Just Eat has rejected a £5bn hostile...

Naspers’ Prosus Threatens To Leave Just Eat if it Merges With Takeaway.com

Tech giant Prosus has threated Just East investors that it will withdraw its takeover bid if they back a merger with Takeaway.com. The Telegraph reported...

Naspers’ Prosus Ventures in a R600m Investment in Indian Logistic Startup

Prosus Ventures (formerly Naspers Ventures) has led a $40 million (R600 million) investment in ElasticRun, a virtual logistics network that is revolutionising consumer products...

Naspers’ Prosus Makes R94bn Bid For Just Eat

Prosus on Tuesday announced a rival bid for the U.K. based food delivery service Just Eat. The Euronext and JSE-listed company has made a bid...

 Naspers Completes Share Swap in MakeMyTrip for Ctrip stake

Naspers confirmed today the completion of the exchange of its stake in Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip for a 5.6% stake in Ctrip.com. Ctrip is a Chinese provider...

Naspers Invest in Blockchain Platform DappRadar

DappRadar, a global platform for discovering and analyzing dapps, has announced it has raised $2.33 million in seed funding. The investment was led by Naspers,...

Naspers Takes a R1.9 Billion Bet on India’s Social Commerce Startup

Meesho, a Bangalore-based social commerce startup, announced today the closing of a $125 million (R1.9 billion) fundraise led by Naspers, with participation from Facebook...

Naspers Leads R422m Funding Round for EdTech Startup Brainly

Brainly, the world’s largest peer-to-peer learning community for students, parents and teachers, has announced a new funding round of $30 million (R422 million) led...

Naspers Plans to List Prosus on Euronext in September

Naspers has announced plans to list Prosus on Euronext Amsterdam along with a secondary, inward listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in South...

Naspers’ PayU Enters Southeast Asia Via Acquisition of Red Dot Payment

PayU, Naspers' global FinTech company, is expanding into Southeast Asia after it announced a deal to buy a majority stake in Singapore-based Red Dot...

Naspers, EQT Ventures Invest R474m in European Micro-Mobility Firm

South Africa’s Naspers through its Naspers Ventures division and EQT Ventures have invested €30 million (R474 million) in Dott, a European micro-mobility company. EQT Ventures...

Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa Named CEO of Naspers South Africa

Naspers has appointed Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa to the global Naspers management team as CEO, South Africa. Mahanyele-Dabengwa to report to Bob van Dijk, Group CEO of...