SAA merger still on the cards as consultants finalise review

2017-02-22 15:17

The merger of SAA with South African Express, and the introduction of a strategic equity partner are still being considered, National Treasury says in its 2017 Budget Review.

Money will be found for SAA and Post Office – Gordhan

2017-02-22 14:52

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says he can't say where for now, but money will be found to put South African Airways and Post Office on a sounder financial footing.

Court rules in favour of Comair in SAA case

2017-02-15 15:25

The High Court has ruled in favour of Comair in a case initiated against SAA 14 years ago in respect of anti-competitive travel agent incentive schemes.

Zuma ignores state owned entities in SONA

2017-02-09 22:45

President Jacob Zuma has completely ignored the status of state owned entity reform in his State of the Nation Address.

Dudu Myeni's fabulous life

2017-02-05 06:05

City Press has obtained travel invoices and itineraries that detail 23 trips Myeni took that were booked and paid for by the Mhlathuze Water Board, of which she was chairperson.

Treasury battles to fill SAA vacancy

2017-01-15 07:38

Treasury is battling to appoint an extra SAA board member with “aviation experience”, at a time when the airline’s turnaround strategy remains in trouble.

R12m for foreign firm to manage SA's airline mergers

2017-01-10 19:07

It will cost government R12.1m to make use of the services of Bain and Company to manage the merger of South Africa’s three state airlines - SAA, Mango and SA Express.

Union welcomes win for SAA pilot in defamation case

2016-12-26 16:34

The Federation of Unions of SA has welcomed the court decision to award R450 000 to a former South African Airways pilot in defamation damages.

Meet SAA ‘whistle-blower’ that saved SA taxpayers billions of rands

2016-12-07 11:40

South Africans owe immense gratitude to a few individuals whose moral courage and actions - at the cost of their jobs - scuppered a cunning plan by SAA chair Dudu Myeni.

Ex-SAA CEO planning to take on SAA, Mango on own turf

2016-12-02 09:44

Fastjet is considering expanding in SA as CEO Nico Bezuidenhout evaluates growth opportunities for the unprofitable discount airline.


SAA set to receive another cash injection

2017-02-22 15:07

Loss-making national airline South African Airways will need to receive another cash injection, says Treasury.

SAA to remain under intense government oversight – Gordhan

2017-02-22 14:15

SAA will remain under intense government oversight, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says in his report contained in National Treasury’s 2017 Budget Review.

SAA and Treasury quash Gordhan axing Myeni rumour

2017-02-15 07:56

South African Airways and National Treasury say no board meeting occurred on Tuesday and that chairperson Dudu Myeni was not fired.

Government agency takes over Nigeria's biggest airline

2017-02-09 21:35

A Nigerian government agency says it had taken over the country's main private airline Arik Air to prevent it from going bust because of spiralling debts.

Zuma still considering ANCWL's SAA commission of inquiry proposal - Presidency

2017-01-20 06:16

President Jacob Zuma is still considering issues around a request to establish a commission of inquiry into the affairs of South African Airways, says the Presidency.

SAA merger: CEO raises questions

2017-01-12 05:31

It is unclear what a merger between SAA, Mango and SA Express would achieve that cannot be achieved by each airline individually, says an airline CEO.

SAA versus Air New Zealand – some telling, revealing comparisons

2017-01-03 19:43

An industry insider presents a rational, logical, factual comparison that leaves greedy SAA senior management executives groping for rebuttals, however thin.

I had no support from SAA, says ex pilot after winning defamation case

2016-12-22 15:55

A former SAA pilot shares his experience with Fin24 after having won a defamation case he brought against the SA Transport and Allied Workers' Union and two of its officials.

Treasury battles SOEs for tender documents amid mammoth review

2016-12-02 16:13

Three state-owned entities, as well as the Department of Public Enterprises, have not supplied Treasury with documents for its tender review process.

EFF: This is what will happen if a Gupta puppet controls Treasury

2016-11-29 20:07

The EFF has sketched a situation should a finance minister loyal to the Gupta family be successful in capturing National Treasury.

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