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  1. Jamie McKane

    SAA to receive additional funding from government

    SAA to receive additional funding from government South African Airways will receive additional state funding after Chief Executive Officer Vuyani Jarana resigned over what he said was a lack of government support for the loss-making carrier. Finance Minister Tito Mboweni included the...
  2. Jamie McKane

    South African Airways is an "unfixable mess"

    South African Airways is an "unfixable mess" South African Airways (SAA) CEO Vuyani Jarana recently resigned from the struggling state-owned enterprise, exacerbating the instability at the company. In his resignation letter, Jarana highlighted many problems at SAA, including mounting debt and...
  3. Jamie McKane

    SAA needs more support from government to stay alive - CEO

    SAA needs more support from government to stay alive - CEO In an interview with the City Press, SAA CEO Vuyani Jarana said that the struggling state-owned airline requires bold action from the government in order for its turnaround plan to succeed. Jarana said that while the government support...
  4. Jamie McKane

    See how much money Eskom and SAA lose every second

    See how much money Eskom and SAA lose every second State-owned enterprises (SOEs) are some of the biggest risks to the South African economy, with losses and bailouts running into billions each year. Over the last decade, under Jacob Zuma’s leadership, SOEs like Eskom, Prasa, SAA, and the SABC...
  5. Jamie McKane

    Telkom's head of finance now working for SAA

    Telkom's head of finance now working for SAA South African Airways (SAA) has appointed Deon Fredericks as its new interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Fredericks’ appointment as interim CFO was announced by the national carrier on Thursday. [SANews]
  6. Newsfeed

    SAA to cancel flights across 6 routes

    SAA to cancel flights across 6 routes SAA has announced it will cut flights on six regional routes, reported Tourism Update.
  7. Newsfeed

    SAA to cut flights to Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, and East London

    SAA to cut flights to Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, and East London South African Airways will reduce the number of flights between Johannesburg and Cape Town, and stop flights to Port Elizabeth and East London, in its quest to become profitable.
  8. Newsfeed

    South Africa and Zimbabwe in airline permit dispute

    South Africa and Zimbabwe in airline permit dispute All eight South African Airways flights between Harare and Johannesburg were canceled on Saturday when the Zimbabwe government demanded a foreign operators permit, a day after an Air Zimbabwe plane was grounded in the South African city for...
  9. Newsfeed

    Vuyani Jarana leaves Vodacom to become SAA CEO

    Vuyani Jarana leaves Vodacom to become SAA CEO Vuyani Jarana, head of Vodacom’s enterprise division, has been appointed as the new CEO of SAA.
  10. Jamie McKane

    Government could give up majority stake in Telkom to save SAA

    Government could give up majority stake in Telkom to save SAA Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has revealed the need to sell state assets in a bid to inject nearly R16bn into South African Airways (SAA) so it can repay loans.
  11. Kevin Lancaster

    SAA website down

    SAA website down The FlySAA.com website of South African Airways is down.
  12. Kevin Lancaster

    SAA tender scandal culprit protected by executives – Report

    SAA tender scandal culprit protected by executives – Report Senior SAA executives are protecting an employee who forged the signatures of other executives to benefit financially from a multi-million-rand tender, the Sunday Independent reported.
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    SOE and drain on SA economy

    Many people are talking about the brain SOE's has on the SA economy. I'm curious... Can anyone quantify this? :):):) According to a Business Day report = R 457 BILLION, or 11% of GDP http://www.bdlive.co.za/opinion/2016/05/24/sa-has-more-soes-and-government-investment-than-it-should-have
  14. Kevin Lancaster

    SAA’s Dudu Myeni vs Comair’s Pieter van Hoven – The winner is clear

    SAA’s Dudu Myeni vs Comair’s Pieter van Hoven – The winner is clear We compare the aviation and tourism experience of SAA chairwoman Dudu Myeni and Comair chairman Pieter van Hoven.
  15. Kevin Lancaster

    How much SAA paid its CEOs to leave

    How much SAA paid its CEOs to leave In the past 11 years, South African Airways has paid close to R23m in separation packages to chief executives and chief financial officers who did not complete their contracts.
  16. Ivan Leon

    Outa to take on SAA and BnP Capital

    http://www.fin24.com/Economy/outa-to-take-on-saa-and-bnp-capital-20160707-2
  17. J

    Best local airline in SA?

    Vote here! Also, remember that this is proudly local airlines. So no British airlines or anything like that, they may operate locally too, but they still aren't a South African company. Personally, I'm going with Kulula. As much as I'd love to fly with SAA, they are simply too expensive locally.
  18. Kevin Lancaster

    More come forward with tales of thievery on SAA flights

    While South African Airways said it is aware of three incidents of in-flight theft, 11 more people have told News24 of falling victim to pilferers on the airline. Users contacted News24 after Warren Becker spoke out when R30 000 in foreign currency was stolen from his bags on a flight from...
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    Dire choices for ailing SAA

    (Business Day)
  20. Kevin Lancaster

    Privatise Eskom, SAA

    Privatise Eskom, SAA Government should privatise and not pump money into state-owned companies such as SAA and Eskom
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