Madonsela questions why Van Rooyen advisers 'influenced' Gupta deal

2016-10-14 13:16

During Des van Rooyen’s brief tenure as finance minister, his advisers allegedly “influenced” a government official to award a state contract to the Gupta family.

Zuma: No finality on role of SOE council

2016-09-21 19:04

President Jacob Zuma says the terms of reference and governance structure of the Presidential State-Owned Entities Coordinating Council are yet to be established.

'It left us with a terrible aftertaste' - SAA apologises for mistreatment of Paralympian

2016-09-21 17:18

SAA has apologised to Paralympic bronze medallist Tyrone Pillay after he was told he could not take his prosthetics onto a flight from Johannesburg to Durban.

SAA’s losses for 2014/15 almost R1bn more than R4.7bn guarantee

2016-09-20 11:24

SAA’s losses for the 2014 to 2015 financial year has been R5.6bn — close to R1bn more than the expected amount of R4.7bn

SAA chair Dudu Myeni: 'I never appoint myself'

2016-09-20 10:14

Finance deputy minister Mcebisi Jonas says Parliamentarians must give the SAA board a chance to fulfill its mandate.

Zuma must fly SAA permanently - Cope

2016-09-18 11:58

President Jacob Zuma must continue using SAA for his international flights to cut costs, Cope says.

Indestructible Durban roaches

2016-09-18 06:09

Most medium and large firms would take one look at the record of a person like Dudu Myeni and stay far away.

SAA provisional report leaves more questions than answers – MP

2016-09-16 22:23

Ailing national carrier SAA has just made the deadline for submitting an abridged report on its financial statements, but concerns over its finances remain.

ANC not about to sell this country - party's Mabe rants in Parliament

2016-09-13 21:24

The ANC will stay true to the mandate it was given by its supporters, ANC MP Pule Mabe has told Parliament.

Gordhan reveals SAA's financial losses

2016-09-13 19:29

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has confirmed SAA made a loss of R4.7bn in the 2014-’15 financial year, with a projected loss of R1.8bn for 2015-’16.


SA Express won’t table results after failing auditor’s test

2016-09-29 15:30

SA Express won't table its annual report by its deadline on Friday as it failed to satisfy the auditor general's solvency and liquidity test, says the public enterprises minister.

Privatisation the solution for SOEs - IRR

2016-09-21 17:40

Privatisation may be the only viable option for struggling state-owned enterprises, according to the South African Institute of Race Relations.

SAA sorry for treatment of SA Paralympian

2016-09-21 10:54

SAA have apologised to Tyrone Pillay for their treatment of the Paralympic bronze medallist.

R5bn SAA guarantee staved off risk for all SOEs - Jonas

2016-09-20 10:45

SAA would have posed a systemic risk to all state-owned entities had it not received a R5bn going concern guarantee, according to Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas.

Turbulence at SAA reveals government woes

2016-09-18 16:45

Spiralling debt, massive losses and a widely-criticised boss - for many, the problems besetting SAA are emblematic of issues roiling President Jacob Zuma's government.

Comair hits the alarm button

2016-09-18 11:54

CEO says an airline has to go belly-up or airfares need to increase to stay in business.

Zuma flies SAA to USA

2016-09-17 22:23

President Jacob Zuma has flown to New York on an SAA flight and recommended the national carrier to all, as South Africa marks Tourism Month.

Outa goes after parties privy to SAA, BnP Capital deal

2016-09-15 13:16

Civil society group Outa has laid criminal charges against the director of BnP Capital over the SAA deal.

Shouting match in Parliament over 'Dudu Myeni Zuma'

2016-09-13 20:33

A point of order has descended into a shouting match in Parliament after EFF leader Julius Malema insisted on referring to SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni as "Dudu Myeni Zuma".

SAA debate: Malema takes aim at 'Dudu Myeni Zuma'

2016-09-13 18:30

Opposition MPs came out all guns blazing during a debate in parliament on the challenges facing the embattled SAA.

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