SA Express reports net loss of R590m

2019-11-16 10:51

SA Express reported a net loss of R590m in the financial year ended in March 2019 and a net current liability position of R374m.

Mboweni: A whole engine has disappeared at SAA Technical

2019-10-31 15:43

"This is stuff of the movies."

License opposition not aimed at clipping SA Express wings - Airlink

2019-10-07 21:00

Airlink's objection before the International Air Services Council against the granting of an amendment to SA Express's international air services license was to demand fair competition.

Severe problems at SAA, SA Express prevent release of annual reports – Gordhan

2019-10-02 09:45

There are questions about whether the state-owned airlines can be classified as going concerns.

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.


Sell assets now, says Treasury. Unions push back

2019-11-02 19:01

Treasury wants to forge ahead with long-stalled plans to sell state assets to shore up the nation’s shaky finances despite opposition.

Scopa reads NSFAS, SA Express and Alexkor the riot act over late financial statements

2019-10-30 17:15

The standing committee on public accounts (Scopa) says the board of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has failed South Africa, rejected a report by South African Express and raised concerns about Alexkor.

Transport union slams cross-funding of state-owned entities

2019-10-07 16:47

The United National Transport Union has called on government to stop taking money from one state-owned company to finance another.

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.

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