Naspers forges ahead with idea to befriend mobile operators

19 Dec 2014

OLX, the general classifieds platform Naspers operates in more than 40 emerging economies around the world, highjacked the idea of to get mobile operators to agree to free surfing on certain websites.

Earlier this week OLX and Mobilink, a mobile operator in Pakistan, said the

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Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.