Koos Bekker

 
MultiChoice fracas dogs Naspers
MultiChoice fracas dogs Naspers
Try as it might, it’s proving increasingly hard for Naspers to distance itself from the MultiChoice muddle — and now Chinese regulators...
Editorial: Complexity hides dirty business
Editorial: Complexity hides dirty business
In some respects, Steinhoff and Naspers are very different companies. The one sells mattresses and takkies, the other sells software and television...
MultiChoice: Bully boy or dirty player?
MultiChoice: Bully boy or dirty player?
MultiChoice threatened to drop 24-hour news channel eNCA from its DStv platform if parent company e.tv did not reverse its pursuit of encrypted...
Naspers’s tricky Tencent conundrum
Naspers’s tricky Tencent conundrum
Shareholders have for years been under the spell of stock exchange darling Naspers, enamoured by its good fortune and astronomical returns as it...
How the Dutch rapped Naspers over the knuckles for tax, while its BEE scheme flopped
How the Dutch rapped Naspers over the knuckles for tax, while its BEE scheme flopped
Ismael Belela stomps on the ground so that his shoe leaves an imprint in the red earth.
Bekker's Naspers gamble nets a fortune
Bekker's Naspers gamble nets a fortune
The combined earnings of the United States's 10 top-paid chief executives in 2014 is still more than $600-million shy of what Heidelberg-born Koos...
MultiChoice accused of hijacking digital TV
MultiChoice accused of hijacking digital TV
Pay-TV operator MultiChoice waged a campaign to overturn a crucial government decision that critics claim crossed the line between acceptable...
[Video]Pimples: Iconic M&G CEO spotted begging in street
[Video]Pimples: Iconic M&G CEO spotted begging in street
Holy flounders! Has the Brown stuff hit the fan for local media? Find out on Pimples.
Naspers profit growth slows on internet investment
Naspers profit growth slows on internet investment
Naspers, Africa's largest company by market value, said full-year profit rose at the slowest pace in at least six years after the media company's...
Naspers gets new CEO
Naspers gets new CEO
Naspers senior e-commerce chief Bob van Dijk has been appointed the group's new chief executive officer, the mass media giant said on Saturday....
Chinese shares make Naspers's Koos Bekker a billionaire
Chinese shares make Naspers's Koos Bekker a billionaire
Jacobus Petrus “Koos” Bekker became a billionaire earlier this year after transforming Cape Town-based Naspers from a decades-old...
Naspers: Going for a global empire
Naspers: Going for a global empire
Koos Bekker is now among South Africa's richest people. He is also one of the world's best-rewarded executives, his share options netting him...

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