Max du Preez forced to remove posts to leaked SAA memo

2015-11-26 14:14

Columnist Max du Preez says he was forced to remove the posts directing the public to a leaked South African Airways memorandum - or face legal action.

SAA gags media

2015-11-24 12:59

SAA has brought an urgent interdict to curb media from publishing the contents of a leaked memo to its board from former acting CEO Thuli Mpshe.

Prasa maladministration ‘a very serious matter’

2015-11-19 11:43

The Prasa board's investigation is rigorously going through the issues raised by Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, says board chairperson Popo Molefe.

SAA cuts 484 jobs to stabilise turbulent finances

2015-11-18 12:19

New SAA acting CEO Musa Zwane has told parliament that by freezing all non-critical positions, SAA has managed to reduce its headcount from 8 747 to 8 263.

Eskom facing court action over 'secret' information

2015-11-16 06:56

Eskom is facing legal action for refusing to share “secret” information pertaining the payment of bonuses to its top management for the 2014/15 financial year.

Transnet plans international expansion

2015-09-15 09:32

Transnet is pursuing opportunities to expand on the continent and in the Middle East as the state-owned company seeks to redress an over-dependence on its home market.

SAA on verge of cancelling Airbus planes to save R1.4bn

2015-09-02 17:07

SAA says it is close to cancelling an order for 10 Airbus Group NV A320 planes, a move that will save the unprofitable state-owned carrier about R1.4bn in write-down charges.

Ramaphosa to shed light on Eskom, SAA plans

2015-09-01 12:09

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is to update parliament on strategies to make key parastatals such as South African Airways and Eskom more efficient.

Eskom, Transnet and SAA praised for raising the bar

2015-07-30 11:40

State-owned companies often come under fire for poor performance and operational issues, but they have been praised for raising the bar with their integrated reports.

Post Office cans econoparcel option

2015-04-02 15:51

The SA Post Office has suspended its econoparcel option, meaning that customers will now have to pay almost double the price for certain parcels.


Gag order: SAA says did not mislead parliament

2015-11-25 10:30

SAA says it refutes "any reports that purport to portray a picture that is inconsistent with what was presented to parliament”, as it gets an urgent interdict against media.

New Post Office boss talks tough on turnaround

2015-11-19 17:45

Cabinet has approved the appointment of Mark Barnes as the Group Chief Executive Officer of the South African Post Office.

5 reasons why SAA is experiencing turbulence

2015-11-19 08:20

SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni has faced a grilling at parliament, where SAA revealed the impact of the visa rules and why the Airbus deal is holding up her annual report.

Disgruntled staff SAA's top priority, says new boss Musa Zwane

2015-11-18 11:28

New SAA acting CEO Musa Zwane has told parliament the airline needs to engage with all disgruntled employees.

SAA spends nearly R10m with the New Age

2015-10-12 14:46

South African Airways has spent R9.4m on purchasing about six million copies of the New Age newspaper, which is owned by the politically-connected Gupta family.

SA Post Office, CEO part ways

2015-09-08 13:57

The SA Post Office and its CEO Christopher Hlekane have agreed to part ways, almost a year since the boss went on “special extended leave” amid a prolonged strike.

Fixing Eskom, SAA, Sapo not for votes, says Ramaphosa

2015-09-02 16:04

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says his attempts to improve SA's state-owned entities is not an ANC attempt to get more votes in local government elections.

Prasa suspends pro-Montana staffers

2015-08-21 14:01

The Passenger Rail Agency of SA has suspended seven staffers who organised a gathering in support of the reinstatement of former CEO Lucky Montana.

Focus on SOE crises, not individuals, ANC tells govt

2015-07-27 21:05

The ANC wants the government to focus on the apparent crises within its state-owned companies, secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

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.

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