Union to oppose jobs cuts in SAA restructuring

2015-04-17 11:41

The UASA union "will take a stand against" any restructuring at SAA if it leads to job losses, after the acting CEO announced measures to improve SAA's performance.

SAA in talks with Air China on strategic pact

2015-04-16 07:30

South African Airways is in talks with Air China about a partnership that could see the pair set up new African hubs and even pave the way for a stake in SAA, sources say.

SAA CEO labour court matter struck off the roll

2015-04-10 11:52

Suspended SAA CEO Monwabisi Kalawe's labour court bid to stop his disciplinary hearing has been removed from the court's roll.

As it happened: SAA CEO Monwabisi Kalawe in labour court

2015-04-09 11:57

South African Airways (SAA) suspended chief executive officer Monwabisi Kalawe has appeared in the Labour Court to challenge his suspension.

SAA to oppose CEO's suspension challenge

2015-04-06 12:30

SAA is set to oppose suspended CEO Monwabisi Kalawe's bid to get the Labour Court to halt his disciplinary hearing, says spokesperson Tlali Tlali.


In today's headlines: SAA suspends its contract with the post office, Zuma's oldest son wants foreigners deported and Muhammadu Buhari wins Nigeria's elections.

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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.


No merger talks with China airlines, says SAA

2015-04-17 09:24

South African Airways denies it is in talks to sell itself to an airline, despite a report that said it was in discussions with Air China and Hainan Airlines.

SAA Technical gets nod for maintenance excellence

2015-04-14 12:40

South African Airways Technical has been acknowledged as one of the world’s foremost facilities when it comes to line maintenance.

Kalawe drops court bid as SAA lifts veil on suspension

2015-04-10 09:19

Suspended South African Airways CEO Monwabisi Kalawe has allegedly withdrawn his Labour Court bid to halt his disciplinary hearing, reports have revealed.

SAA report says CEO bugged own office to refute harassment claims

2015-04-09 09:16

SAA has suspended its CEO over allegations that included the use of company equipment to record colleagues in his fight against a sexual harassment claim.

Post Office takes swipe at SAA over bill

2015-04-02 10:55

The SA Post Office says the suspension of its account by SAA was grossly unfair and left the ailing state entity "gravely exposed".

SAA halts SA Post Office's global service

2015-04-01 06:52

South African Airways has ceased to carry mail to and from overseas postal services until the SA Post Office pays its bills.

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.

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