Naspers Ltd (NPNJn.J)
16 Mar 2018
Mon, Feb 26 2018
* NASPERS LTD - MARK SOROUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND GROUP CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER OF NASPERS, HAS DECIDED TO RETIRE AFTER MORE THAN 20 YEARS WITH GROUP
* RAISES $100 MILLION IN SERIES F FUNDING FROM NASPERS AND MEITUAN-DIANPING Source text: [Swiggy, India’s leading food ordering and delivery platform, announced today that it has raised USD 100 million in Series F funding, its largest round yet. Led by Naspers, a global internet and entertainment group, and one of the world’s largest technology investors, the Series also includes new investor Meituan-Dianping, China's largest service e-commerce platform.]
JOHANNESBURG, Feb 1 South Africa's rand weakened against the dollar on Thursday, with market attention pinned on President Jacob Zuma's future, while market-heavyweight Naspers weighed on the bourse.
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 31 A unit of African media and e-commerce giant Naspers said on Wednesday it would not renew its contract with African News Network 7, formerly owned by friends of President Jacob Zuma, citing controversy around owners of the TV channel.
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 31 A unit of African media and e-commerce giant Naspers said on Wednesday it will not renew its contract with a news channel previously owned by the Gupta family, friends of President Jacob Zuma accused of unduly influencing government.
JOHANNESBURG, Dec 5 U.S. law firm Pomerantz LLP said on Tuesday it had launched an investigation into whether South Africa's Naspers and its directors had engaged in any business malpractices.
* Rand trades sideways (Adds details, fresh quotes, updates figures)
JOHANNESBURG, Dec 5 U.S. law firm, Pomerantz LLP, said on Tuesday it has launched an investigation into whether South Africa's Naspers and its directors engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful businesses practices.
JOHANNESBURG, Dec 4 A unit of African media and e-commerce giant Naspers said on Monday it would investigate claims of improper payments made to a TV channel while it belonged to the Guptas, a family of wealthy businessmen with close ties to President Jacob Zuma.
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 30 South Africa's rand firmed on Thursday, supported by a weaker U.S. dollar and data showing the country recorded a trade surplus for the ninth consecutive month in October.