Posts Tagged: naspers


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IbiboGroup acquires bus-tracking Indian startup YourBus to strengthen position in India’s online travel industry

India’s ibiboGroup has acquired bus tracking and analytics startup YourBus for an undisclosed amount, according to a statement by ...

  • March 20, 2014
  • at 11:29 am
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Sulit and OLX: two top Philippine online classifieds sites merge

Sulit.com.ph, currently the Philippines’ leading online classified ads platform has announced its merger with the Philippine arm of OLX...

  • December 17, 2013
  • at 10:36 am
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Life after exiting TokoBagus (Startup Asia preview)

Remco Lupker is the co-founder of Indonesia’s biggest classifieds TokoBagus. He is also arguably one of the first foreign entrepreneurs wh...

  • November 19, 2013
  • at 2:15 pm
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Battling Against Naspers-Backed Sulit and TokoBagus, 701Search Looks to be Southeast Asia’s Largest Classifieds Player

Asia’s startup scene is growing fast, especially in its e-commerce sector. One of the major players spearheading that industry is product ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Kaskus Will Monetize With New Marketplace in 2019, Plans to Battle TokoBagus and Even eBay

The e-commerce battle in Indonesia is heating up, and today the country’s biggest online forum site Kaskus finally spoke out about what th...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 4:06 pm
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Why Sell to Ibibo? And Why Now? Redbus CEO Phanindra Sama Explains

Redbus' acquisition is a landmark for overseas interest in the booming Indian tech and web space. To find out more, we got back in touch wit...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 1:35 pm
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India’s RedBus Said to be on the Verge of Getting Acquired For $138 Million

There have been hot rumors going around recently that India’s bus booking platform RedBus is either on the verge of getting acquired by So...

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 10:18 pm
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10 highlights of Indonesia’s tech industry in 2013

Let’s look back at what the Indonesian tech industry went through last year. It’s not just a history lesson, as it also points the way f...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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Crazy: Indonesia’s TokoBagus now has 1 billion monthly pageviews

Indonesia’s classifieds leader TokoBagus has been tight-lipped about sharing its key stats, but today the company had a change of heart.

  • December 16, 2013
  • at 12:24 pm
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Flipkart closes India’s biggest ever e-commerce funding round at $360 million

After breaking the record for India’s biggest e-commerce investment just three months ago, Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal just ...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 3:24 pm
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Flipkart Gets India’s Biggest Ever E-Commerce Investment, Nets $200 Million in Funding

This is big. This is India’s biggest ever e-commerce funding round. E-commerce titan Flipkart has just revealed it has secured $200 mi...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 4:31 pm
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New Numbers Reveal India’s Flipkart Worth $1 Billion, South Africa’s Naspers Has 10% Stake

New financial numbers by South Africa’s Naspers (NPN:SJ) reveal a couple of interesting things. Firstly, Naspers is now exposed as owning ...

  • June 26, 2013
  • at 8:58 pm
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OFFICIAL: Tencent-backed Ibibo Acquires India’s Redbus (But Rumored $138 Million Price-Tag Not Confirmed)

As we speculated upon at the start of the week, India’s online bus ticket platform Redbus has been acquired by Ibibo, the joint-ventur...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 4:52 pm
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