African airlines have allowed foreign firms to 'eat their lunch' – acting SAA CEO

2019-10-16 14:11

African airlines allowed foreign ones to “eat their lunch,” says Zuks Ramasia, acting CEO of SAA..

'It seems I am always on standby' – acting SAA chief

2019-10-12 10:24

It has been a tough period for airlines in southern Africa and the rest of the continent, acting SAA CEO Zuks Ramasia said on Friday.

Ex-SAA chair Dudu Myeni gets her way as court delays start of delinquency case

2019-10-10 13:46

Myeni, who again did not appear in court, is now represented by a new lawyer.

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.

Ex-SAA chair Dudu Myeni no-show in delinquency case

2019-10-07 12:13

The former chairperson of the national carrier has been granted the opportunity to present herself in court on Tuesday.

SAA suspends head of HR

2019-10-03 21:22

SAA has suspended its executive responsible for human resources, but is as yet not disclosing why.

SAA flight attendants arrested in Hong Kong on drug trafficking charges

2019-10-02 21:44

Two South African Airways flight attendants have been arrested in Hong Kong after allegedly smuggling drugs worth R45m into the Chinese territory.

SAA to get R5.5bn capital injection by end September

2019-09-18 19:34

SAA says that the R5.5bn recapitalisation approved by Treasury for the 2019/20 financial year is set to be transferred by September 30.

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.

'We saw our lives flash before our eyes'- passenger on SAA flight forced to make an emergency landing in Accra

2019-08-06 17:38

What was meant to be one of Sharmla Chetty's regular business trips to the US turned into a hair-raising experience for her on Sunday night.


Govt in talks with strategic equity partners for SAA, Ramaphosa confirms

2019-10-14 16:32

Government is open to partnerships with the private sector when it comes to fixing state-owned enterprises and is currently in talks with parties interested in SAA.

We don't use fake parts, says SAA after mid-air 'jolt'

2019-10-11 07:00

SAA has denied that the airline's maintenance division, SAA Technical, uses fake parts when servicing aircraft belonging to Mango Airlines or any other airline.

Court hears Dudu Myeni cannot afford petrol, accommodation to attend case

2019-10-08 13:27

The former SAA board chair again failed to appear in court in Pretoria in a delinquency case.

Court grants Air Chefs interdict to stop in-flight catering strike

2019-10-07 16:06

Numsa had threatened to strike to break a deadlock with the SAA subsidiary over the alleged non-payment of anniversary bonuses.

‘We have reason to believe we were infiltrated’ – SAA

2019-10-06 16:58

Sunday Times reported on Sunday morning that SAA admitted that had been infiltrated by an international crime syndicate which looted hundreds of millions from the airline through dodgy tenders, which may have included the supply of dodgy parts.

Mpumelelo Mkhabela: Breaking the ANC's dictatorship of no alternatives

2019-10-03 07:23

If reports of the outcomes of the recent ANC NEC meeting are anything to go by, there seems to be indications that the dying ideological divide might have visited some decision makers in the party, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

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.

Fixing SAA means combatting 'organised crime syndicate' - former prosecutions boss

2019-09-18 13:03

SAA executives on Wednesday briefed the portfolio committee on public enterprises on progress on addressing governance challenges.

Unions a crucial cog in the machine that could help save SOEs

2019-08-11 08:23

Workers must fight to get shares in the SOEs alongside private sector players and the state in a shareholding system that balances the commercial imperative and general wellbeing of the economy, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Executives abandon state companies over indecision

2019-08-05 08:52

Top South African business leaders called upon to help save ailing state-owned companies are abandoning their posts, frustrated by indecision and political interference.

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