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General Information

Websitenaspers.com
Twitter@Naspers
CategoryPublic Relations
Phone+27 (0)21 406 2121
Employees
Founded5/1915
DescriptionInternet Development

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Acquisitions

Buscapé, 10/2009 $374M

Investments

Souq.com 3/2014
SimilarGroup 2/2014
Flipkart 7/2013
Flipkart 8/2012
Souq.com 2012
OLX 8/2010
Brandsclub 5/2010
Movile 3/2010
BuzzCity 8/2008
Nimbuzz 7/2008
Movile 4/2008
Nimbuzz 6/2007

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Naspers

Naspers is a leading multinational media group, incorporated in 1915 as a public limited liability company and listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in September 1994. The company also has an ADR listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Over the past two decades the group has evolved from a traditional print media business in one country, to a broad-based e-media company in multiple markets.

The group’s principal operations are in internet platforms (focussing on commerce, communities, content, communication and games), pay-television and the provision of related technologies and print media (including publishing, distribution and printing). Most of Naspers’s businesses hold leading market positions.

The group’s most significant operations are located in South Africa and elsewhere in Africa, China, Central and Eastern Europe, India, Brazil, Russia, Thailand and the Netherlands.

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  1. denkenuber (uberbin.net) [edit]
  2. Souq.com, Dubai-Based E-Commerce Site, Raises $75 Million (blogs.wsj.com) [edit]
  3. Alexa & comScore Competitor SimilarWeb Raises Series C From Naspers, Is Now Headed To Mobile (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. India E-Commerce Giant Flipkart Raises Another $200M From Existing Investors (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Naspers discloses $102 mn investment in Flipkart for 10 per cent stake (startupcentral.in) [edit]
  6. Souq raises an additional $75m from Nasper's (wamda.com) [edit]
  7. Naspers Makes Strategic Investment In Craigslist Competitor OLX (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  8. Naspers Leads $17 Million Round In Private Sales Site Brandsclub (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  9. Movile Acquires Cyclelogic. Naspers increases stake to 65%. (naspers.com) [edit]
  10. BuzzCity Secures USD$10 Million in Growth Capital from Naspers (fiercewireless.com) [edit]
  11. Nimbuzz raises $15 million in second round (uk.techcrunch.com) []
  12. Naspers invests on Movile (naspers.com) [edit]
  13. EDGAR []
  14. Naspers values Turkish ecommerce giant markafoni at $200 million, buys 70% stake (eu.techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Naspers Had Acquired 80% Stake in redBus For Around $101M (medianama.com) [edit]
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