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.

Pillay remains suspended - SARS

2015-01-28 20:30

SARS deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay remains suspended despite the unfair labour practice dispute being resolved through the CCMA, SARS says.

Senior officials purged from Sars

2014-12-12 07:46

The South African Revenue Service is reeling from a high-level purge of senior tax officials by new commissioner Tom Moyane.

Chabane: Toll decisions will affect future

2012-05-04 12:22

Decisions taken on the Gauteng e-toll project will have implications on the financing of future infrastructure projects, says Minister in the Presidency Collins Chabane.

Privatisation earns Nigeria $1.6bn

2011-08-14 15:38

Nigeria has earned $1.6bn from the privatisation of state-run agencies since the nation returned to democracy in 1999, new official figures reveal.

State entity pay to tie with performance

2011-06-01 12:29

State-owned enterprises need to be more efficient and his department wants alignment between pay and performance, says the public enterprises minister.


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.

Pillay and Sars settle

2015-01-28 15:43

The dispute between Sars and its deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay has been settled, according to the CCMA.

SA's best run parastatals named

2012-10-11 11:33

Arms manufacturer Denel is the best governed state-owned enterprise, the Centre for Corporate Governance says.

Gigaba: Private firms fuel debate

2011-09-07 12:14

The conduct of some private companies is firing up the nationalisation debate, says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba.

Govt hopes for more uniform state firms

2011-06-08 08:14

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says an inquiry into state-owned enterprises will remove "inconsistencies".

Gigaba promises to rein in SOEs

2010-12-06 12:08

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says there will be robust policing of parastals to ensure they comply with policies.

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