Tencent Holdings

China’s Tencent beats estimates with 30% profit rise

Shenzhen-based Tencent said net profit came in at 23.33-billion yuan ($3.39-billion) in the three months ending September 30

China’s uncertainties rattle Tencent

A trade war with the US, a crackdown on video gaming and a bear market have dimmed its prospects

MultiChoice now flying solo

Naspers is no longer reliant on its entertainment business cash flow to support new ventures

World watches US-China trade spat

There may be positive spin-offs for countries like South Africa but the overall global effect will be negative

Naspers plans to sell up to 190 million Tencent shares

The shares will be offered to institutional investors globally, subject to customary selling restrictions.

Naspers’s tricky Tencent conundrum

Analysts say shareholders would win if the media giant unbundled its stake in the Chinese firm

How SA chased the Chinese dragon

Deep business ties between South Africa and China exist not because of but in spite of diplomacy.

Bekker’s Naspers gamble nets a fortune

Naspers's market valuation has grown by 440% in the past five years as a result of its stake in Chinese tech company Tencent.

Naspers soars on satellite, rockets on Chinese growth

Africa's largest company saw first-half earnings increase by 39%, owing partly to interests in emerging markets such as China and Russia.

Rand leads fall in emerging market stocks

Emerging market stocks fell on Wednesday, led by concern that valuations were overdone.

Naspers profit growth slows on internet investment

Investment in e-commerce has negatively affected the media giant's balance sheet but the company says its strategy is sound.

Emerging stocks rise as India leads world gains on election poll

Stocks in emerging markets have rallied, with India seeing the biggest gains on expectation that the main opposition party will win the elections.


Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories