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News 24 South Africa
Presidency accuses City Press of sabotagea new presidential jet was unavoidable. It would not cost R4bn, as widely spec
Presidency accuses City Press of sabotage
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
a new presidential jet was unavoidable. It would not cost R4bn, as widely speculated, she told media in Parliament. The jet has been a point of contention in Parliament with some opposition MPs suggesting Zuma start using the state-... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SAA strengthens Mauritius routeSA 193 returns from Mauritius at 15h20 to arrive in Johannesburg at 17h45. The
SAA strengthens Mauritius route
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
SA 193 returns from Mauritius at 15h20 to arrive in Johannesburg at 17h45. The extra flights are already on sale throughout SAA’s distribution channels for travel effective 20 July. “We have experienced significant growth in South Africans wanting... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The best quotes of the weekwedding ring and earring. Ella at the vet. (Photo supplied) "I'm sure your fo
The best quotes of the week
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
wedding ring and earring. Ella at the vet. (Photo supplied) "I'm sure your former president before democracy used to fly SAA." – Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula responding to the DA’s criticism to her statement that the president needs a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Sky Is Not the Limit for Girl LearnersPretoria — South African Airways (SAA) introduced a group of girl learners to t
The Sky Is Not the Limit for Girl Learners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Pretoria — South African Airways (SAA) introduced a group of girl learners to the exciting world of aviation when it hosted them as part of the Take a Girl Child to Work Day initiative. "Hosting the group of girls forms part of our efforts to... Read more
3d
Evening Standard
Street Feast does summer: Dinerama and Hawker House go alfrescoyou’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head ch
Street Feast does summer: Dinerama and Hawker House go alfresco
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
you’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head chef, who also cooked at the original Som Saa pop-up, has taken his Thai food to the streets: that means more of his incredible whisky sweet soy chicken, massive spicy... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
Court Orders Freezing of U.S.$1.8 Billion Assets of Kola Aluko, Jide Omokore, Atlantic Energyto reports, when Mrs. Madueke granted Atlantic Energy contracts through the Str
Court Orders Freezing of U.S.$1.8 Billion Assets of Kola Aluko, Jide Omokore, Atlantic Energy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to reports, when Mrs. Madueke granted Atlantic Energy contracts through the Strategic Alliance Agreements, SAA, the company did not even legally exist. According to legal documents, Messrs Aluko and Omikore took more than $1.7... Read more
3d
News 24 South Africa
These photos show real inequality in Cape Towntime value. Instead, our government decides to pump billions into entities that
These photos show real inequality in Cape Town
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
time value. Instead, our government decides to pump billions into entities that have no value, like the Post Office and SAA to name a few. Add the hundreds of billions lost due to corruption and wasteful unnecessary expenditure. They spend... Read more
3d
Daily Maverick
Parliamentary Diary: Cabinet keeps its concerns to itselfDefence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula retorted: “I’m sure your former presid
Parliamentary Diary: Cabinet keeps its concerns to itself
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula retorted: “I’m sure your former president before democracy used to fly SAA”. The battle lines are deeply entrenched. While the EFF has pushed the rules to the limit, other opposition parties... Read more
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4d
Stamford Advocate
20 resorts and villas where you can have a private island practically all to yourselfFacebook/Song Saa Private Island You shouldn't have to fight through crowds on
20 resorts and villas where you can have a private island practically all to yourself
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Facebook/Song Saa Private Island You shouldn't have to fight through crowds on your summer vacation. We've put together a list of 20 resorts, villas, and rental properties that are located on incredible private islands around the world. These range... Read more
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Connecticut Post
20 resorts and villas where you can have a private island practically all to yourselfFacebook/Song Saa Private Island You shouldn't have to fight through crowds on
20 resorts and villas where you can have a private island practically all to yourself
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
Facebook/Song Saa Private Island You shouldn't have to fight through crowds on your summer vacation. We've put together a list of 20 resorts, villas, and rental properties that are located on incredible private islands around the world. These range... Read more
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4d
San Francisco Chronicle
20 resorts and villas where you can have a private island practically all to yourselfFacebook/Song Saa Private Island You shouldn't have to fight through crowds on
20 resorts and villas where you can have a private island practically all to yourself
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Facebook/Song Saa Private Island You shouldn't have to fight through crowds on your summer vacation. We've put together a list of 20 resorts, villas, and rental properties that are located on incredible private islands around the world. These range... Read more
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4d
Evening Standard
Street Feast does summer: Dinermama and Hawker House go alfrescoyou’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head ch
Street Feast does summer: Dinermama and Hawker House go alfresco
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
you’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head chef, who also cooked at the original Som Saa pop-up, has taken his Thai food to the streets: that means more of his incredible whisky sweet soy chicken, massive spicy... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
South African Airways Sponsors Two Nigerians for U.S. Tennis TrainingThe South African Airways (SAA) has offered a free Accra-Washington ticket for
South African Airways Sponsors Two Nigerians for U.S. Tennis Training
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The South African Airways (SAA) has offered a free Accra-Washington ticket for two young Nigerian girls and their coach for tennis training in the United States. The tennis youngsters, Venus Ubiebi and Toyin Asogba 15 and 14 years respectively... Read more
4d
Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit stars in Architecture Biennale in Venicematerials. The plant is a factory for reusing what is discarded and creating ne
Detroit stars in Architecture Biennale in Venice
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
materials. The plant is a factory for reusing what is discarded and creating new building materials." Stan Allen of SAA/Stan Allen Architect in New York City also took on the Packard Plant. The model consists of an observation tower and... Read more
5d
News 24 South Africa
No way to avoid buying Zuma a new jet ministershe said to howls of disdain from the opposition benches. "I'm sure your forme
No way to avoid buying Zuma a new jet minister
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
she said to howls of disdain from the opposition benches. "I'm sure your former president before democracy used to fly SAA," she retored, turning towards the Democratic Alliance. "There is no way we can avoid this because in the first... Read more
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5d
Evening Standard
Smoke & Salt at The Chapel Bar, Islington – tried and tastedis still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
Smoke & Salt at The Chapel Bar, Islington – tried and tasted
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
is still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole fried sea bass (nam dtok pla thort) at Som Saa The fiery, aromatic dish was a favourite at Som Saa’s Climpson’s Arch residency, and will also appear on the menu at... Read more
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5d
Ipswich Star
Schools prepare to showcase their gardening skills at the Suffolk Show during half-term weeka set of gardening tools. The Schools Show Garden competition is organised by
Schools prepare to showcase their gardening skills at the Suffolk Show during half-term week
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 days ago
a set of gardening tools. The Schools Show Garden competition is organised by the Suffolk Agricultural Association (SAA) which provides schools taking part with a grant to help with the costs of shrubs, plants and other materials. This... Read more
5d
Evening Standard
London’s best bowls of bun chais still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
London’s best bowls of bun cha
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
is still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole fried sea bass (nam dtok pla thort) at Som Saa The fiery, aromatic dish was a favourite at Som Saa’s Climpson’s Arch residency, and will also appear on the menu at... Read more
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5d
Daily Maverick
Friends with planes: Disturbing questions about minister and the passenger without papersa gigantic leap of convenience to where we find Wege arrested by customs office
Friends with planes: Disturbing questions about minister and the passenger without papers
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
a gigantic leap of convenience to where we find Wege arrested by customs officers of the DRC while she attempts to board an SAA flight to Johannesburg. On the minister’s own version the DRC officials had concerns about how Wege had obtained DRC... Read more
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6d
iafrica.com
SAA to add extra Mauritius flightSouth African Airways (SAA) has announced that the airline has strengthened its
SAA to add extra Mauritius flight
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
South African Airways (SAA) has announced that the airline has strengthened its Mauritius route by adding an extra flight. The added flight will depart on Wednesdays from Johannesburg at 8.40am and arrive in Mauritius at 2.30pm. The return flights... Read more
6d
Evening Standard
Little Feast returns to Shepherd’s Bush for a summer of street foodyou’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head ch
Little Feast returns to Shepherd’s Bush for a summer of street food
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
you’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head chef, who also cooked at the original Som Saa pop-up, has taken his Thai food to the streets: that means more of his incredible whisky sweet soy chicken, massive spicy... Read more
6d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NBAA Presents 'Innovation' Award to Chinese Aviation Leader at EBACE2016Bolen, president and CEO of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) t
NBAA Presents 'Innovation' Award to Chinese Aviation Leader at EBACE2016
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
Bolen, president and CEO of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today presented Shanghai Airport Authority (SAA) President Jing Yi Ming with an Innovation Award honoring SAA's leadership and commitment in co-hosting the annual Asian... Read more
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6d
Eye Witness News
'The NPA is not party to any conspiracy against any individual'the last few weeks, the minister has appeared to be in conflict with Zuma over
'The NPA is not party to any conspiracy against any individual'
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
the last few weeks, the minister has appeared to be in conflict with Zuma over policy at South African Airways (SAA) amid claims the Gupta family have been influencing governments' decisions. In a two-page statement Gordhan said his... Read more
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Evening Standard
Restaurant Ours — Tom Sellers shows us round his new gaffis still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
Restaurant Ours — Tom Sellers shows us round his new gaff
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
is still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole fried sea bass (nam dtok pla thort) at Som Saa The fiery, aromatic dish was a favourite at Som Saa’s Climpson’s Arch residency, and will also appear on the menu at... Read more
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7d
iol.co.za
FlySafair warns airfares likely to go upfare. Distracted industry The last six weeks have been a very interesting per
FlySafair warns airfares likely to go up
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
fare. Distracted industry The last six weeks have been a very interesting period for the domestic aviation industry. SAA is still the subject of a great deal of political negotiation and Comair has certainly faced a fair share of challenges... Read more
7d
Mail & Guardian
War of words: Three contradictions between Zuma and the ANCwith the embattled chairperson of the South African Airways board, Dudu Myeni.
War of words: Three contradictions between Zuma and the ANC
Mail & Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
with the embattled chairperson of the South African Airways board, Dudu Myeni. In the midst of suggestions that SAA may require a private equity partner to continue trading profitably, and doubts around the government guarantee, it comes... Read more
7d
Daily Dispatch
Likely spin ahead to pave way for exit of Gordhanwe will all gratefully accept that indeed “transformation” has to happen and th
Likely spin ahead to pave way for exit of Gordhan
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
we will all gratefully accept that indeed “transformation” has to happen and that “the economy is in good hands”. Then SAA, which Zuma has vowed to “get closer” to, will get its multi-billion rand bailout with the blessing of a new finance... Read more
7d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Sleep with one eye open, Pravinwe will all gratefully accept that indeed "transformation" has to happen and th
Sleep with one eye open, Pravin
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
we will all gratefully accept that indeed "transformation" has to happen and that "the economy is in good hands". Then SAA, which Zuma has vowed to "get closer" to, will get its multibillion-rand bailout with the blessing of a new finance... Read more
8d
iol.co.za
Siza loves giving the big airlines the birdat night”. She finds lift-off so majestic it's no wonder she's been in aviatio
Siza loves giving the big airlines the bird
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
at night”. She finds lift-off so majestic it's no wonder she's been in aviation “for maybe 20 years now, mostly at SAA, and seven years at SA Express”. The first-ever female chief executive at the national carrier, Mzimela has now founded... Read more
8d
iol.co.za
Fedusa, Gordhan to discuss SAA’s future(Fedusa) will meet Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in Pretoria on Monday to dis
Fedusa, Gordhan to discuss SAA’s future
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
(Fedusa) will meet Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in Pretoria on Monday to discuss the future of South African Airways (SAA) within the context that business and labour should work together with government to accelerate investment and foster... Read more
10d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Forgotten beautyFor some 20 years, journalist Rashid Ghamry – currently the deputy editor-in-ch
Forgotten beauty
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
For some 20 years, journalist Rashid Ghamry – currently the deputy editor-in-chief of Akher Saa magazine – travelled across Egypt, sometimes on assignment, sometimes for pleasure. Of Egypt’s New Valley oases – Kharga, Dakhla and Farafra – he... Read more
10d
Mail & Guardian
Check the madness of King Zumahave the power to block Zuma’s decisions and future plans. In the treasury, Gor
Check the madness of King Zuma
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
have the power to block Zuma’s decisions and future plans. In the treasury, Gordhan’s comments on the need to stabilise SAA and its board are in direct contradiction to Zuma’s satisfaction with the parastatal and its management. Similarly, at an... Read more
10d
Garden City News
Swim Across America 2016 | May 20, 2016research at local hospitals and cancer centers such as: Memorial Sloan-Ketteri
Swim Across America 2016 | May 20, 2016
Garden City News / Posted 10 days ago
research at local hospitals and cancer centers such as: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Cold Spring Harbor Lab SAA Stacey Leondis Fellowship at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore Feinstein Institute of North Shore - LIJ MIRACLE... Read more
10d
Daily Maverick
‘Imminent arrest’ of Pravin Gordhan and undermining of legalityof the Treasury, and the Minister of Finance in particular. Where Gordhan has m
‘Imminent arrest’ of Pravin Gordhan and undermining of legality
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
of the Treasury, and the Minister of Finance in particular. Where Gordhan has moved to regularise tender processes at SAA, whose chair also runs the Jacob Zuma Foundation, the President appears intent on moving oversight of the ailing airline... Read more
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11d
Evening Standard
A pizza now exists with the face of Alan Titchmarsh on itis still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
A pizza now exists with the face of Alan Titchmarsh on it
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
is still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole fried sea bass (nam dtok pla thort) at Som Saa The fiery, aromatic dish was a favourite at Som Saa’s Climpson’s Arch residency, and will also appear on the menu at... Read more
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11d
iol.co.za
Delayed SAA financial report frustrates committeeCape Town - The standing committee on finance is growing impatient with delays
Delayed SAA financial report frustrates committee
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Cape Town - The standing committee on finance is growing impatient with delays by SAA to table its audited financial statements in Parliament. In its report on the budget, the committee said SAA and National Treasury must provide reasons for the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Zuma, Gordhan have a professional, not a friendly relationship'not a friendly relationship' Pravin Gordhan and Jacob Zuma have recently appea
'Zuma, Gordhan have a professional, not a friendly relationship'
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
not a friendly relationship' Pravin Gordhan and Jacob Zuma have recently appeared to contradict each over issues such as SAA. FILE: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan with President Jacob Zuma. Picture: GCIS. President Jacob Zuma,African National... Read more
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12d
Evening Standard
The Blues Kitchen sums up the EU referendum in a burgeris still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
The Blues Kitchen sums up the EU referendum in a burger
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
is still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole fried sea bass (nam dtok pla thort) at Som Saa The fiery, aromatic dish was a favourite at Som Saa’s Climpson’s Arch residency, and will also appear on the menu at... Read more
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12d
News 24 South Africa
New struggle credentialsan administrative role. Nene certainly qualifies - 1) respected administrator;
New struggle credentials
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
an administrative role. Nene certainly qualifies - 1) respected administrator; 2) moral courage to oppose the madness at SAA; 3) ejected from his position. A deputy minister daring to reveal corrupt actions by #1? Sounds like someone to... Read more
12d
Evening Standard
Offally good food in London, including a burger made of brainsis still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
Offally good food in London, including a burger made of brains
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
is still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole fried sea bass (nam dtok pla thort) at Som Saa The fiery, aromatic dish was a favourite at Som Saa’s Climpson’s Arch residency, and will also appear on the menu at... Read more
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12d
Evening Standard
Jackfruit: the new kimchi, kale and cauliflower all rolled into oneis jackfruit, the new, ultra-adaptable wünder ingredient taking over the city i
Jackfruit: the new kimchi, kale and cauliflower all rolled into one
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
is jackfruit, the new, ultra-adaptable wünder ingredient taking over the city in both sweet and savoury dishes. At Som Saa in Spitalfields, chef Mark Dobbie uses it in desserts, poaching it in coconut cream and serving with a banana fritter. He... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gordhan slams Hawks ‘manipulation’Zuma do not see eye to eye on a proposed R1-trillion nuclear procurement deal a
Gordhan slams Hawks ‘manipulation’
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
Zuma do not see eye to eye on a proposed R1-trillion nuclear procurement deal as well as the management of national carrier SAA. Earlier on Tuesday three former senior public servants, including Robert McBride, warned of the creeping use of state... Read more
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13d
News 24 South Africa
The ANC bubblefaith-based loyalty is rewarded. Not much that they have to say makes any sense
The ANC bubble
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
faith-based loyalty is rewarded. Not much that they have to say makes any sense. Be it the head of the party, of Eskom, of SAA, Denel and so on. The rhetoric, spin and propaganda talk is a travesty of their voter’s rights and taking advantage of... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
Swissport Improves Tanzania Handling With U.S.$13 MillionAir, Fly Dubai, Kenya Airways, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Others are, LAM-Li
Swissport Improves Tanzania Handling With U.S.$13 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Air, Fly Dubai, Kenya Airways, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Others are, LAM-Linhas Aereas de Mocambique, Malawian Airlines, Oman Air, Qatar Airways, Rwandair Express, South African Airways (SAA), Swiss International Air Lines, and Turkish Airl... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emirates Stamps Its Mark On South AfricaAfrican Airways on flights between Dubai and South Africa by extending addition
Emirates Stamps Its Mark On South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
African Airways on flights between Dubai and South Africa by extending additional cape Town flight giving greater access to SAA customers on Emirates global network. The New Flight route on Cape Town will be executed by Boeing 777-300ER, and it has... Read more
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iafrica.com
Skywise co-chair sings Myeni's praisesSkywise Co-Chair Tabassum A. Qadir. Image supplied. Despite the controversy su
Skywise co-chair sings Myeni's praises
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Skywise Co-Chair Tabassum A. Qadir. Image supplied. Despite the controversy surrounding South African Airways (SAA) Chairperson Dudu Myeni, grounded low-cost airline Skywise's co-chair has come out in support of her. An open letter was published by... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Suffolk Agricultural Association president John Wall looks back to the agony of cancelling the Suffolk Show in 2001the first show he attended was back in 1961, and the late Earl of Iveagh, fathe
Suffolk Agricultural Association president John Wall looks back to the agony of cancelling the Suffolk Show in 2001
Ipswich Star / Posted 14 days ago
the first show he attended was back in 1961, and the late Earl of Iveagh, father of the present one, was president of the SAA. Back then, he was a 15-year-old showing cattle and only starting stewarding in 1977/8 after he and wife Sue got married... Read more
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Evening Standard
My favourite foodie city: Som Saa's Andy Oliver on BangkokAndy Oliver is a chef and the co-founder of the crowdfunded Som Saa restaurant
My favourite foodie city: Som Saa's Andy Oliver on Bangkok
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
Andy Oliver is a chef and the co-founder of the crowdfunded Som Saa restaurant in Shoreditch, which specalises in regional Thai dishes. Oliver started out working in telecomms before becoming a finalist on Masterchef in 2009, after which he spent... Read more
14d
Evening Standard
Pop Feast: Join a street food banquet in Brixtonyou’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head ch
Pop Feast: Join a street food banquet in Brixton
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
you’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head chef, who also cooked at the original Som Saa pop-up, has taken his Thai food to the streets: that means more of his incredible whisky sweet soy chicken, massive spicy... Read more
14d
News 24 South Africa
O'Sullivan trial continues in June NPAappear on June 7. This was the date decided on at his last appearance on May 9.
O'Sullivan trial continues in June NPA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
appear on June 7. This was the date decided on at his last appearance on May 9. At the last appearance, O'Sullivan, former SAA CEO Monwabisi Kalawe and Mogale City COO Abednego Mbulawa faced several charges after allegedly using forged documents in... Read more
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