SAA to scale back in 3-year break-even bid

2018-03-13 21:05

South African Airways is striving to return to profit in three years by reducing the size of the network and transferring planes to its low-cost carrier as CEO Vuyani Jarana embarks on a recovery plan.

SAA revenue shortfall almost R900m year-to-date

2017-11-29 19:59

Although SAA's revenue has improved in the second quarter, its year-to-date revenue shortfall is at R879m, Parliament's standing committee on finance has heard.

INTERVIEW: SAA seeks investor to revive its fortunes - CEO

2017-11-07 07:26

SAA will revive a plan to seek an equity partner that’s able to provide cash and operational savings to help turn around the state airline, according to its new chief executive officer.

'SAA can be saved'

2017-10-29 06:00

The five-year plan to pull SAA out of its nose dive will involve reducing the fleet, cutting routes, and consolidating SAA, Mango and SA Express.

SAA still negotiating with Vodacom to release new CEO Vuyani Jarana

2017-09-21 13:22

SAA is still in negotiations with Vodacom over its contract with the state-owned airline’s newly appointed chief executive Vuyani Jarana.

It's official: Vuyani Jarana is SAA's new CEO

2017-08-29 17:09

Newly appointed South African Airways CEO Vuyani Jarana has signed his employment contract with the national carrier, the airline has confirmed.

Give new SAA boss a chance - Gordhan

2017-08-03 18:48

Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan says new SAA CEO Vuyani Jarana should be given three to six months to turn around the ailing airline without interference.

SAA said to favour Vodacom exec as CEO

2017-06-28 18:34

SAA has identified Vodacom Group executive Vuyani Jarana as the leading candidate to become its first permanent CEO since November 2015, according to sources.


Jarana steers SAA out of the storm

2018-01-14 06:00

New CEO knows what’s wrong with the airline – it’s just a matter of treating the maladies and taking flight.

SAA must find its commercial legs and root out crooks, says new CEO

2017-11-21 16:52

SAA must finds its commercial legs and a process will unfold to root out corrupt employees, chief executive Vuyani Jarana has told Parliament.

SAA meeting with banks on debt rollover critical, says new CEO

2017-11-06 22:19

A number of banks have in principle agreed to extend their loan terms, says the airline's new CEO Vuyani Jarana.

Starting date for new SAA CEO finally set

2017-09-22 14:47

Following the conclusion of negotiations on a release date of its new CEO Vuyani Jarana by his current employer, SAA is now able to say when he will actually start.

SAA CEO-elect to woo banks as first priority

2017-09-01 09:07

CEO-elect of South African Airways Vuyani Jarana is making his first priority convincing banks that new leadership is committed to stemming five straight years of losses.

Questions over new SAA CEO's employment contract

2017-08-28 15:40

There are doubts as to whether newly-appointed SAA CEO Vuyani Jarana has in fact signed an employment contract with the national carrier.

Vodacom man new CEO at SAA

2017-08-03 15:48

Vuyani Jarana has been appointed as SAA’s first permanent chief executive officer since November 2015.

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