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.

FlySafair CEO: Buying Mango will keep prices low

2016-11-17 20:10

FlySafair has repeated its offer to buy loss-making Mango Airlines, with CEO Elmar Conradie saying a takeover will help it sustain lower fares for air travellers.

SAA the ‘Hollywood of Kempton Park’ – acting CEO

2016-11-16 12:10

South African Airways is known as the Hollywood of Kempton Park due to the number of managers who are operating in an acting capacity, says current acting CEO Musa Zwane.

EXCLUSIVE: Board review portrays Myeni as 'top leader'

2016-11-16 10:54

A report evaluating the SAA board's performance in 2015 found chair Dudu Myeni showed "effective leadership" and was “highly successful in managing stakeholder relations”.

EXCLUSIVE: SAA finally reveals financial state of Mango Airlines

2016-11-15 20:46

Mango Airlines made a net loss of R36.9m in the year ended March 2016, its most recent financial statements have shown.

EXCLUSIVE: SAA chair Myeni refuses to resign, attacks minority privilege

2016-11-10 09:48

SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni has revealed why she refuses to resign in response to a question from Democratic Alliance MP David Maynier.


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.

Myeni: 'I don't need Zuma to get a top job'

2016-11-16 20:22

SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni says she doesn't need the help of President Jacob Zuma in order for her to land any director position.

Rand slump and low ticket sales blamed for SAA losses

2016-11-16 11:43

A heavy reliance on foreign-denominated currencies and a failure to meet its occupancy targets have been blamed for the poor results of South African Airways.

EXCLUSIVE: SAA board approved management buyout of subsidiary

2016-11-16 06:00

The boards of SAA and its subsidiary South African Travel Centre recommended a management buyout of SATC, the 2016 annual results of the travel agent reveals.

Myeni's attack on pilots won't help her better SAA - captain

2016-11-10 13:04

SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni’s attack on the benefits of its pilots’ benefits won’t be a good strategy in turning SAA into a profitable business, says the SAA Pilots’ Association.

O’Sullivan, Afriforum taking criminal prosecution private – targeting Myeni, Zuptas

2016-11-06 16:42

Paul O’Sullivan, the man responsible for bringing former Interpol chief Jackie Selebi to justice, talks about the new anti-corruption body he has formed with Afriforum.

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