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.

City Press #ICYMI: Plot to oust Mbaks, SAA to dump routes

2017-08-27 19:26

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is embroiled in a war against rogue police spies who have threatened his life, as well as the lives of his family.

Myeni takes a backseat at parly briefing on SAA

2016-09-20 15:10

The much-anticipated showdown between Parliament and SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni got off to a flat start when Myeni arrived almost two hours late for the meeting.


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.

SAA is not structured to compete

2017-09-17 06:06

The state must give up a sizeable portion of its equity in the airline and capitalise it adequately to attract investors, writes Thabang Motsohi.

Gigaba praises South Africa's SOEs

2017-06-05 16:37

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says despite the criticism levelled against state owned enterprises, the companies were functioning well and doing "great work".

Outa heads down new roads

2016-07-14 16:43

Outa chairman Wayne Duvenage says the civil intervention unit’s focus is now firmly fixed on holding those who misuse taxpayers’ money to account.

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