SA Express: All the corrupt ones are gone, unless...

2019-09-12 06:01

SA Express has done what it could to get rid of those involved in irregular actions during "the nine lost years", interim CEO Siza Mzimela tells Parliament.

Consolidation plan for SAA, SA Express and Mango to be submitted to Cabinet next week

2019-09-11 14:54

A proposal for the consolidation of the three state-owned airlines is expected to be submitted to Cabinet next week, a representative of the Department of Public Enterprises told Parliament.

SA Express free to fly after it paid some of its debt

2019-08-30 14:41

Airports Company South Africa has lifted the suspension of SA Express after the airline made a 'partial payment' of its debt.

'Exorbitant' amount of jet fuel signed off in SA Express contract, inquiry hears

2019-06-24 21:46

The procurement process for the supply of jet fuel at the Pilanesberg airport in 2017 were probed by the Zondo Commission into state capture on Monday.

R20m had to go to 'the ministers', Zondo Commission hears

2019-06-22 12:08

The names of both Lynne Brown, former minister of public enterprises, and Dipuo Peters, former minister of transport, were mentioned at the Zondo Commission into State Capture on Saturday.

Multi-million SA Express contract with North West awarded without tender, inquiry told

2019-06-21 20:30

The SA Express contract to operate Mafikeng and Pilanesberg airport - which saw a pre-payment subsidy of R112m in the 2014/15 financial year - was awarded without following due procurement process, the commission of inquiry into state capture heard.

Union chastises SA Express over 'unilateral job cuts'

2019-04-05 20:21

The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union on Friday slammed SA Express acting CEO Siza Mzimela’s reported plans to cut jobs at the airline.

SA Express incurred over R1m in irregular expenditure through Bosasa contracts

2019-01-01 16:21

Two security contracts that state-owned airline SA Express had with Bosasa, now known as African Global Operations, resulted in over R1m of irregular expenditure.

MTBPS: Business offers mixed reaction, praises Mboweni's honesty on state of affairs

2018-10-24 21:24

Business advocacy groups may have mixed reactions to Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni’s maiden medium term budget policy statement on Wednesday, but were in agreement that his brutal honesty about South Africa’s dire economic outlook was commendable.

No holy cows as Mboweni says reconfigure fiscus-draining SOEs

2018-10-24 14:07

Finances of state-owned enterprises remain weak and they have to be reconfigured, said Finance Minister Tito Mboweni.


SA Express will never fly an aircraft that is not airworthy! - Interim CEO

2019-09-11 21:33

Airports Company South Africa's decision to ground SA Express aircraft in August was over outstanding debt and not non-compliance with safety standards, members of Parliament heard.

SA Express says it's on the right track despite suspensions

2019-09-05 19:10

Struggling domestic and regional carrier SA Express is confident that it is making progress stabilising its business, following the recent grounding of its aircrafts over debt.

Contracted energy group has delivered no fuel to SAA for six months

2019-06-25 22:03

Despite being contracted to provide 2 million litres of jet fuel per month to state-owned airline SAA at OR Tambo, EML Energy has not provided any fuel since November, the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture heard on Tuesday.

'Supra wants your head because you ran away with the airport money', Zondo Commission hears from witness

2019-06-22 13:59

Babadi Tlatsana, director of Koroneka Trading and Projects, tells the Zondo Commission she was told at a funeral "Supra wants your head, because you ran away with the airport money."

I feared for my life - witness tells Zondo Commission in NorthWest, SA Express probe

2019-06-22 11:18

My business was hijacked and I did not know what to do about it or whom to talk to, Babadi Tlatsana, director of Koroneka Trading and Projects told the Zondo Commission into state capture on Saturday.

SA Express financials signed off by auditors, inquiry told

2019-06-20 15:33

The financial statements of SA Express financial have been signed off by auditors and are set to be presented to Cabinet, an official told the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture.

'Dire' SA Express to resume Cape Town routes as part of financial turnaround

2019-01-11 12:52

SA Express will this weekend re-open its Cape Town and Walvis Bay routes, as the financially troubled airline, which was grounded last year, embarks on a path towards sustainability.

Call to place SA Express under business rescue as it is allegedly bleeding R1m a day

2018-10-28 16:08

SA Express should be placed into business rescue and possibly liquidated, says the DA, following a report that the state-owned airline paid about R150m to lease 21 aircraft in the last five months.

Eskom turnaround plan expected within days - Mboweni

2018-10-24 14:28

Government will have a new turnaround strategy from the board of Eskom within days, says Finance Minister Tito Mboweni.

DA's Mazzone lays charges against SOE accounting bosses

2018-10-17 21:01

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has acknowledged to Parliament that some of these entities battled with timeous submissions of their financial statements.

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