SAA warns there may be 'no recovery' from strike

2019-11-13 15:38

'We are grounding that airline on Friday. It must not move,' says Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim.

Branson says Virgin would 'have a look' at SAA stake if asked - report

2019-11-08 13:11

The billionaire founder of the Virgin Group was speaking at an event in Johannesburg.

WATCH: Sir Richard Branson receives Hollywood Walk of Fame star

2018-10-18 10:49

Sir Richard Branson is the latest celebrity to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

South Africa's largest gym chain will introduce portable loos if Day Zero arrives

2018-02-22 13:22

Virgin Active South Africa plans to have portable toilets at the ready if Cape Town runs out of water.

Richard Branson joins Hyperloop board as it guns for $200m funding

2017-10-13 15:40

Billionaire Richard Branson has joined the board of Hyperloop One, as the futuristic mode of tube-based transportation embarks on a major fundraising round.

Mandela's spirit is still alive - Graça Machel

2017-07-18 22:00

Former President Nelson Mandela's spirit is still alive, his widow Graça Machel has said on Mandela Day.

'Someone tell Mugabe': Obama's post-presidency pics rile Zimbabweans

2017-02-09 06:08

Those pictures of Barack Obama enjoying himself on holiday with Richard Branson? Zimbabweans are looking at them and wishing their 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe would take a leaf out of the former US leader's book and hand over power.

Richard Branson looks at the start-up scene in SA

2016-11-18 10:45

Richard Branson has now made it clear he’s got his eyes on the country and is looking at what he can do as far as start-up businesses go. This is exciting news for South Africa.

Virgin Galactic disaster exactly 2 years ago inspires Branson in SA

2016-10-31 20:25

It was exactly two years ago that Richard Branson had to face one of his biggest ever set-backs: his R6.7trn Virgin Galactic tourist spaceship exploded over California's Mojave Desert, killing one pilot.

Richard Branson: SA needs Gordhan to steer country into safe waters

2016-10-31 14:29

The wrong decision made today could have been devastating for South Africa, says multibillionaire Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group.


Pilots tired of being asked to pour their cups of water into SAA's 'leaky bucket'

2019-11-12 20:32

SAA's almost 600 pilots are frustrated with what they regard as a lack of skills at the airline and a lack of accountable leadership.

WATCH: Virgin Galactic celebrates as tourism rocket ship reaches space

2018-12-14 12:32

Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic has successfully launched a tourism rocket plane into space for the first time.

Be the Branson of business, the Clarkson of cars

2018-09-22 10:45

With knowledge and no personality, you're just a specialist. With personality and no knowledge, you're a Kardashian, says Douglas Kruger..

PICS: Richard Branson and Caspar Lee share panel at Joburg event

2017-11-10 20:00

Renowned businessman Sir Richard Branson alongside YouTube sensation Caspar Lee, shared some knowledge with a group of South Africans which included local stars Gareth Cliff and Jo-Ann Strauss.

'Whole houses' swept away on Branson's island

2017-09-07 21:00

British billionaire Richard Branson says "whole houses" on his private island in the Caribbean had been swept away by Hurricane Irma.

Branson petitions UN for oceans protection

2017-06-09 21:41

British entrepreneur Richard Branson has handed over a petition with more than a million signatures to the UN, urging governments to protect at least 30% of the world's oceans by 2030.

WATCH: Obama is on vacay and it’s the best thing ever!

2017-02-08 16:01

A vacation never looked so good!

Richard Branson unveils luxury health club in Cape Town

2016-11-01 18:37

Sir Richard Branson describes the new luxury Virgin Active Collection health club in Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront as “one of the best in the world”.

SNAPS: Richard Branson is in SA

2016-10-31 16:00

Look who’s in SA! Founder of the Virgin Group, Sir Richard Branson has landed on our shores.

PICS: Richard Branson survives serious cycling accident

2016-08-26 15:15

Richard Branson was left with a cracked cheek and some torn ligaments after a serious cycling accident.

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