SA faces aviation time bomb - expert

2015-03-29 08:59

Johannesburg - South Africa faces an “aviation time bomb” according to an expert, who says without proper psychological evaluation for pilots a disaster similar to the Germanwings “suicide crash” could not be far off.

Plot thickens in SAA e-mail saga

2015-03-11 07:00

Forensic consultant Paul O’Sullivan has opened a criminal case of fraud and forgery against the chief operating officer of the Mogale City council, Abednego “Abe” Mbulawa, in a new twist to the SAA e-mail saga.

SAA Cargo wins award

2015-03-06 17:34

South African Airways Cargo has been named the African Cargo Airline of the Year at the STAT Times International Award for Excellence in Air Cargo.

SAA board concerned about CEO allegations

2015-02-26 11:15

The board of SAA is concerned about media articles hinting at an "about-turn" regarding charges against the airline's suspended CEO Monwabisi Kalawe.

State-owned companies big spenders

2015-02-25 15:37

Major state-owned companies such as Eskom and Transnet have improved their capital spending over the past two financial years, a report says.

State coffers could be under more pressure

2015-02-23 20:30

Softer global growth, weak commodity prices and domestic energy constraints could place revenue collections in SA under increased pressure, says an expert.

SAA says significant progress with action plan

2015-02-16 17:27

Two-thirds into SA Airways' "90-day action plan", there has been significant progress in returning it to relative stability, the airline says.

SAA floats domestically, trips on long-haul

2015-01-30 16:28

While the domestic and regional operations of the SAA Group have performed positively, losses on its long-haul operations have grown to R1.6bn.

SAA slams DA allegations against CEO

2015-01-27 15:14

There is no basis to suggest any misrepresentation of qualifications by acting SAA CEO Nico Bezuidenhout or the SAA board, spokesperson Tlali Tlali has told Fin24.

We have proof SAA boss lied - DA

2015-01-26 13:17

The DA claims it has "confidential documents" showing acting SAA boss Nico Bezuidenhout lied about his qualifications.


SAA completes 90-day action plan

2015-03-27 17:38

South African Airways has completed the 90-day action plan on which it has focused the past few months.

SAA looking into staff cuts

2015-03-09 12:42

SAA has entered into a consultative process with all stakeholders regarding a possible headcount reduction, according to spokesperson Tlali Tlali.

Plot to catch SAA chief backfires

2015-03-01 10:26

Top private investigator Paul O’Sullivan tried to force SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni to resign by inadvertently using fake bank statements.

Nene mulls asset sales for parastatals

2015-02-25 16:54

Private investment in parastatals and selling off some of their assets are part of the state's plans to lessen their drain on its finances, says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.

Nene: SAA, Post Office on road to turnaround

2015-02-25 14:29

Both the embattled state-owned airline, South African Airways, and the South African Post Office are on the right road to a turnaround, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has pledged.

SAA CEO to face disciplinary inquiry

2015-02-20 17:39

The board of SAA has resolved to convene a formal disciplinary enquiry to consider complaints against its CEO Monwabisi Kalawe, says spokesperson Tlali Tlali.

SAA awarded 4-Star rating

2015-02-04 16:58

SAA has been awarded a 4-Star rating for the thirteenth consecutive year by Skytrax, the independent, global airline rating organisation.

SAA CEO remains suspended - As it happened

2015-01-30 15:05

SAA CEO Monwabisi Kalawe will remain suspended, SAA chair of the board says, as acting CEO dismisses questions about his qualifications.

SAA leads sky-commerce aircraft tracking

2015-01-26 16:29

South African Airways this week has become the first airline globally to install the Satellite Authorisation Systems.

SA to sell assets to raise R10bn for Eskom

2015-01-22 11:48

The Treasury has decided which assets it will sell to help cover Eskom's funding gap, says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.

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