As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 8, 2007
Registration No. 333-127769
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
POST EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO THE
THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
For Depositary Shares Evidenced by American Depositary Receipts
(Exact name of issuer of deposited securities as specified in its charter)
(Translation of issuer's name into English)
(Jurisdiction of incorporation or organization of issuer)
THE BANK OF NEW YORK
(Exact name of depositary as specified in its charter)
One Wall Street, New York, New York 10286
(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of depositary's principal executive offices)
The Bank of New York
One Wall Street, 29th Floor
New York, New York 10286
(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of agent for service)
Peter B. Tisne, Esq.
Emmet, Marvin & Martin, LLP
New York, New York 10271
It is proposed that this filing become effective under Rule 466
[X] immediately upon filing
[ ] on (Date) at (Time)
If a separate registration statement has been filed to register the deposited shares, check the following box. [ ]
Pursuant to Rule 429 under the Securities Act of 1933, the Prospectus contained herein also relates to the Depositary Shares of the registrant covered by a previous Registration Statement on Form F-6 of the registrant (Regis. No. 333-100970).
The prospectus consists of the proposed revised Form of American Depositary Receipt included as Exhibit A to the Form of Deposit Agreement filed as Exhibit 1 to this Post-Effective Amendment No. 1 to the Registration Statement which is incorporated herein by reference.
INFORMATION REQUIRED IN PROSPECTUS
Item - 1.
Description of Securities to be Registered
Cross Reference Sheet
Location in Form of Receipt
Item Number and Caption
Filed Herewith as Prospectus
1. Name and address of depositary
2. Title of American Depositary Receipts and identity of
Face of Receipt, top center
Terms of Deposit:
(i) The amount of deposited securities represented
Face of Receipt, upper right corner
by one unit of American Depositary Receipts
(ii) The procedure for voting, if any, the deposited
Articles number 15, 16 and 18
(iii) The collection and distribution of dividends
Articles number 4, 12, 13, 15 and
(iv) The transmission of notices, reports and proxy
Articles number 11, 15, 16 and 18
(v) The sale or exercise of rights
Articles number 13, 14, 15 and 18
(vi) The deposit or sale of securities resulting from
Articles number 12, 13, 15, 17 and
dividends, splits or plans of reorganization
(vii) Amendment, extension or termination of the
Articles number 20 and 21
(viii) Rights of holders of Receipts to inspect the
Article number 11
transfer books of the depositary and the list of
holders of Receipts
(ix) Restrictions upon the right to deposit or
Articles number 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and
withdraw the underlying securities
(x) Limitation upon the liability of the depositary
Articles number 14, 18, 19 and 21
3. Fees and Charges
Articles number 7 and 8
Public reports furnished by issuer
Article number 11
INFORMATION NOT REQUIRED IN PROSPECTUS
Item - 3.
Form of Deposit Agreement dated as of November 5, 2002, among Naspers Limited, The Bank of New York as Depositary, and all Owners and Beneficial Owners from time to time of American Depositary Receipts issued thereunder. Filed herewith as Exhibit 1.
Form of Letter Agreement among Naspers Limited and The Bank of New York relating to pre-release activities. Previously Filed.
Every material contract relating to the deposited securities between the Depositary and the issuer of the deposited securities in effect at any time within the last three years. See (a) and (b) above.
Opinion of Emmet, Marvin & Martin, LLP, counsel for the Depositary, as to legality of the securities to be registered. Previously Filed.
Certification under Rule 466. Filed herewith as Exhibit 5.
Item - 4.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, the registrant certifies that it has reasonable grounds to believe that all the requirements for filing on Form F-6 are met and has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 1 to the Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York, State of New York, June 8, 2007.
Legal entity created by the agreement for the issuance of American Depositary Receipts for class N ordinary shares, nominal value RAND 0.02 each, of Naspers Limited.
The Bank of New York,
By: /s/ David S. Stueber
Name: David S. Stueber
Title: Managing Director
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, Naspers Limited has caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 1 to the Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Cape Town, South Africa on June 8, 2007.
By: /s/ G. M. Coetzee
Name: G. M. Coetzee
Title: Company Secretary
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment No. 1 to the Registration Statement has been signed by the following persons in the capacities indicated on June 8, 2007.
/s/ Ton Vosloo
Name: Ton Vosloo
Name: Professor Hein Willemse
/s/ J du T Stofberg
/s/ Fred Phaswana
Name: J du T Stofberg
Name: Fred Phaswana
Principal Executive Officer
/s/ Steve Pacak
/s/ Advocate Francine-Ann du Plessis
Name: Steve Pacak
Name: Advocate Francine-Ann du Plessis
Director and Principal Financial Officer
/s/ Boetie van Zyl
/s/ Professor Rachel Jafta
Name: Boetie van Zyl
Name: Professor Rachel Jafta
/s/ Lourens Jonker
/s/ C C Snyman
Name: Lourens Jonker
Name: C C Snyman
Principal Accounting Officer
/s/ Neil van Heerden
Name: Neil van Heerden
/s/ Gregory F. Lavelle
Name: Ben van der Ross
Name: Puglisi & Associates
Authorized U.S. Representative
/s/ Professor Jakes Gerwel
Name: Professor Jakes Gerwel
INDEX TO EXHIBITS
Form of Deposit Agreement dated as of November 5, 2002, among
Naspers Limited, The Bank of New York as Depositary, and all
Owners and Beneficial Owners from time to time of American Depositary
Receipts issued thereunder.
Certification under Rule 466.