UPDATE: Here are all 12 flights British Airways, SAA, and Kulula have cancelled after a technical inspection – so far only for Tuesday

2019-10-22 09:09

Comair said it expected to see the impact of a Civil Aviation Authority audit of SAA Technical only on Tuesday, but whether the cancelled flights will resume on Wednesday is not clear.

All the big SA companies that are currently looking for CEOs - including the Post Office and Postbank

2019-08-01 20:50

Absa, Old Mutual, Eskom and SAA are among the companies looking for new CEOs.

There was a breakdown in good governance under Gigaba, inquiry hears

2019-06-26 12:27

Sizakele Mzimela, the former CEO of South African Airways between 2010 and 2012, says she felt a breakdown in good governance between the airline and the ministry when former Minister Malusi Gigaba took over as minister of public enterprises.

Flying further afield

2019-03-14 09:46

Comair CEO Erik Venter has been with the company for over two decades. Over the last few years, the company’s focus has shifted beyond aviation in order to grow the business.

SAA, Air Mauritius and others said to be in talks to form alliance

2018-12-26 11:12

South African Airways, Kenya Airways, Air Mauritius and RwandAir are in talks to create an alliance, as they face mounting competition.

Bruce Whitfield: South Africa’s most punctual airline is pretty much what I guessed

2018-07-06 15:27

I wanted to find out if my experiences matched reality with official figures published by the airports company, Acsa.

Privatising SAA will require the wisdom of Solomon

2018-05-23 14:25

With the continued calls to privatise our national carrier, it may serve us to look at Air India’s weak turnaround attempt as an example of how difficult it could be.

Woman shares touching moment on SAA flight – to cheers

2018-04-27 14:36

A long-haul flight from New York to Johannesburg turned into a happy experience for a mother.

Can Pravin fix SA’s shambolic parastatals?

2018-03-28 15:47

The new public enterprises minister has a massive task ahead of him: Turning money pits such as Eskom and Denel around. Those in the know believe that replacing executives and board members won't do the trick.

SAA chair Dudu Myeni out

2017-10-18 20:52

Controversial SAA chair Dudu Myeni has been axed as the chairperson of the airline's board.


‘We just take parts from grounded planes’ SA Express source says – but the airline maintains safety is not a concern

2019-08-30 11:24

The state-owned airline did not deny the allegations, but maintained that its planes are still safe for use.

All the big South African companies that are currently looking for CEOs

2019-07-10 16:34

At least eight major South African companies are currently without a CEO.

A mother and daughter co-piloted this flight together and the pics from the plane are going viral

2019-03-25 15:11

This is what we call squad goals and girl power on full display.

Govt plans to sell some of its non-core assets - including business units at state-owned enterprises - to find money

2019-02-20 14:25

Additional support for State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) will be provided by selling non-core assets, the 2019 budget, released on Wednesday, reads.

Parastatal bailouts will have us downgraded, DA warns

2018-08-12 15:00

The opposition is also looking to have Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance with National Treasury to discuss sovereign liabilities and which parastatals asked for bailouts.

Former SAA CFO denies accusations, slams 'reckless' SAA

2018-06-28 22:30

Former chief financial officer of South African Airways Phumeza Nhantsi denies all accusations of impropriety against her during her time at the national carrier.

Bruce Whitfield: SAA must be allowed to die

2018-05-09 14:33

It is just a high-maintenance brat indulged by the state.

Can Pravin fix SA’s shambolic parastatals?

2018-04-02 14:58

The new public enterprises minister has a massive task ahead of him: Turning money pits such as Eskom and Denel around. Those in the know believe that replacing executives and board members won't do the trick.

Why shaking up SA’s power utility matters for the economy

2018-01-24 11:23

Cyril Ramaphosa recently appointed a promising new Eskom board. What can the board members do to turn the power utility around? The way parastatals operate also needs to be interrogated.

Parliament to get legal opinion on legitimacy of SAA bailout

2017-10-03 17:24

Yunus Carrim, chairperson of Parliament's oversight committee on finance, has asked for a legal opinion on Treasury's R3bn bailout of SAA following a request by the DA.

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