New SAA is no vanity project, will be good for the country – public enterprises

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Department of public enterprises acting director-general Kgathatso Tlhakudi. Picture: Misheck Makora
Department of public enterprises acting director-general Kgathatso Tlhakudi. Picture: Misheck Makora

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Widespread perceptions that the new South African Airways (SAA) was “a vanity project” were far from the truth, the department of public enterprises acting director-general Kgathatso Tlhakudi has said.

Tlhakudi said, on the contrary, the re-emergence of SAA was good for the country.

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