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News 24 South Africa
Free is never free...hell bent on self-enrichment and squeezing the life out of state coffers for mo
Free is never free...
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 hours ago
hell bent on self-enrichment and squeezing the life out of state coffers for money. Go protest at Nkandla. Go protest at SAA (R10 BILLION loss under Dudu Myeni). Go protest at the SABC and ask Hlaudi Motsoeneng to donate his R11.4 MILLION rand... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hlaudi Must Keep His Job - ANCYLMotsoeneng was not reappointed to his post. The ANCYL also said it believed Du
Hlaudi Must Keep His Job - ANCYL
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Motsoeneng was not reappointed to his post. The ANCYL also said it believed Dudu Myeni was fit to hold her position as the SAA board chairwoman. Myeni had been at the centre of controversy after she was reappointed to the top position earlier this... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC Youth League has confidence in SAA chair ‘Dudu Myeni Zuma’Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu when he‚ in Parliament earlier this month‚ re
ANC Youth League has confidence in SAA chair ‘Dudu Myeni Zuma’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu when he‚ in Parliament earlier this month‚ referred to the South African Airways (SAA) chairperson as “Dudu Myeni Zuma”. That came during a heated question-and-answer session during which Malema said Myeni... Read more
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14h
Eye Witness News
ANCYL: Gordhan acting like Jesus ChristSALUTE BOTH MOTSOENENG AND MYENI The league has also sung the praises of both f
ANCYL: Gordhan acting like Jesus Christ
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 hours ago
SALUTE BOTH MOTSOENENG AND MYENI The league has also sung the praises of both former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng and SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni, insisting that the pair have done well in their portfolio’s. Myeni has come under fire in recent... Read more
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21h
Daily Maverick
Risk Factor: Democracy turns on ZumocracyNomgcobo Jiba, Richard Mdluli and Mthandazo Berning Ntlemeza all had to bear th
Risk Factor: Democracy turns on Zumocracy
Daily Maverick / Posted 21 hours ago
Nomgcobo Jiba, Richard Mdluli and Mthandazo Berning Ntlemeza all had to bear the wrath of the courts. Dudu Myeni’s reign at SAA has been limited to a year and her every move is under scrutiny. Tom Moyane has had to suspend his second-in-charge Jonas... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hlaudi must keep his job - ANCYLMotsoeneng was not reappointed to his post. The ANCYL also said it believed Du
Hlaudi must keep his job - ANCYL
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Motsoeneng was not reappointed to his post. The ANCYL also said it believed Dudu Myeni was fit to hold her position as the SAA board chairwoman. Myeni had been at the centre of controversy after she was reappointed to the top position earlier this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SACP Leaders' Phones Are Bugged - Nzimandein the struggle did not demonstrate any form of entitlement to the state. He c
SACP Leaders' Phones Are Bugged - Nzimande
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in the struggle did not demonstrate any form of entitlement to the state. He concluded by calling on workers to work toward unity, warning that important parastatals such as SAA, Eskom and Transnet "could be stolen" if workers... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SACP leaders' phones are bugged - Nzimandein the struggle did not demonstrate any form of entitlement to the state. He c
SACP leaders' phones are bugged - Nzimande
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
in the struggle did not demonstrate any form of entitlement to the state. He concluded by calling on workers to work toward unity, warning that important parastatals such as SAA, Eskom and Transnet "could be stolen" if workers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 Fee Protests - a Crisis Sponsored By the ANCthe warped priorities continue. Jacob Zuma wants a fancy new Jet that will cost
2016 Fee Protests - a Crisis Sponsored By the ANC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the warped priorities continue. Jacob Zuma wants a fancy new Jet that will cost billions, is bailing out his friend at SAA, to the tune of more than R5 billion, and seems determined to continue with nuclear build project which will cost our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Returns From UN General AssemblyAfrican Airways flight SA 204 from John F Kennedy to OR Tambo International Air
President Jacob Zuma Returns From UN General Assembly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
African Airways flight SA 204 from John F Kennedy to OR Tambo International Airport, thus concluding his sampling of the SAA's New York route. He was impressed with the service provided on the return flight. The President flew SAA on his onward... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Traveller letters: Don't tell me what I cannot wear when I travelfor fine dining. Maureenn Yacono, Altona, VICLETTER OF THE WEEK I was startle
Traveller letters: Don't tell me what I cannot wear when I travel
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
for fine dining. Maureenn Yacono, Altona, VICLETTER OF THE WEEK I was startled to read in Alison Stewart's review of her SAA flight that it took just eight hours and 35 minutes flying time from Johannesburg to Perth (Traveller Letters, September... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Zuma Returns From UNGAAirport on Friday morning. "He was impressed with the service provided on the
President Zuma Returns From UNGA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Airport on Friday morning. "He was impressed with the service provided on the return flight. The President flew SAA on his onward trip to the US as part of promoting travel to South Africa via the national carrier as the country marks... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SAA pilots' lucrative benefits exposedand family travel benefits that cost the profitless airline R697-million every
SAA pilots' lucrative benefits exposed
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 3 days ago
and family travel benefits that cost the profitless airline R697-million every year. The publication spoke with sources at SAA and elsewhere to confirm that while other airlines lodge all crew together in the same accommodation, SAA pilots... Read more
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iafrica.com
SAA pilots' lucrative benefits exposedand family travel benefits that cost the profitless airline R697-million every
SAA pilots' lucrative benefits exposed
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and family travel benefits that cost the profitless airline R697-million every year. The publication spoke with sources at SAA and elsewhere to confirm that while other airlines lodge all crew together in the same accommodation, SAA pilots... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SAA pilots' R697 million-a-year perks under fireentitled to free family travel on a preferential basis to normal fee-paying pas
SAA pilots' R697 million-a-year perks under fire
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
entitled to free family travel on a preferential basis to normal fee-paying passengers - in business class. Quoting a SAA insider‚ the report stated: "It gets worse. If a pilot gets divorced‚ the previous wife gets the benefits and the new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'It Left Us With a Terrible Aftertaste' - SAA Apologises for Mistreatment of ParalympianSouth African Airways (SAA) says it was a "cause for concern" that Paralympic b
'It Left Us With a Terrible Aftertaste' - SAA Apologises for Mistreatment of Paralympian
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
South African Airways (SAA) says it was a "cause for concern" that Paralympic bronze medallist Tyrone Pillay was denied his prosthetics during a flight from Johannesburg to Durban. "Whilst Mr Pillay was on his other prosthetics when the incident... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Mitchells & Butlers, Hurricane Energy, WYG & morecosts in the UK dragged operating profits in that country down 10 per cent for
Mitchells & Butlers, Hurricane Energy, WYG & more
Investors Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
costs in the UK dragged operating profits in that country down 10 per cent for advertising group M&C Saatchi (SAA) but performance elsewhere was robust. Management spent £660,000 on rejigging its advertising agency unit in the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Leading in the absence of legitimacyprepared to undermine institutions of democracy. Nkandla, the appointment of SA
Leading in the absence of legitimacy
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
prepared to undermine institutions of democracy. Nkandla, the appointment of SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng, chair of the SAA board Dudu Miyeni, the firing of Finance Ninister Nhlanhla Nene and the Hawks’ hounding of current Finance Minister... Read more
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iafrica.com
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prostheticsfinal of the the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Septemb
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prosthetics
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
final of the the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on September 12, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMON SAA has apologised to Paralympic medallist Tyrone Pillay after they refused to let him board on a flight with his prosthetic... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prostheticsfinal of the the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Septemb
SAA apologises to Paralympian over prosthetics
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
final of the the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on September 12, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMON SAA has apologised to Paralympic medallist Tyrone Pillay after they refused to let him board on a flight with his prosthetic... Read more
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Evening Standard
Brain injury charity launches Halloween supperclubis still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
Brain injury charity launches Halloween supperclub
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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News 24 South Africa
'It left us with a terrible aftertaste' - SAA apologises for mistreatment of ParalympianAeroplane. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file) Durban - South African Airways (SAA)
'It left us with a terrible aftertaste' - SAA apologises for mistreatment of Paralympian
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Aeroplane. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file) Durban - South African Airways (SAA) says it was a "cause for concern" that Paralympic bronze medallist Tyrone Pillay was denied his prosthetics during a flight from Johannesburg to Durban. "Whilst Mr... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The ANC must choose to boot out Zuma now ... or face the consequencesweeks are hardly the kind of stuff that inspires confidence in the party. Thes
The ANC must choose to boot out Zuma now ... or face the consequences
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
weeks are hardly the kind of stuff that inspires confidence in the party. These include the reappointment of Dudu Myeni as SAA board chairperson, despite her unimpressive track record at the helm of the airline over the past four years, and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Campus Violence Undermines the Plight of Poor StudentsIt is unthinkable that the ANC government has billions of rands to spend on une
Campus Violence Undermines the Plight of Poor Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
It is unthinkable that the ANC government has billions of rands to spend on unending bailouts for South African Airways (SAA) - with a total loss of R10.8 billion under Dudu Myeni - but not enough money for our children. The DA will continue to... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘SAA reads like a scary soap opera’In an interim report tabled in Parliament last week, SAA said it posted a loss
‘SAA reads like a scary soap opera’
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
In an interim report tabled in Parliament last week, SAA said it posted a loss of R4.67 billion during the 2014/15 financial year. However, when they came to present the final report in the national legislature yesterday, the airline said it had in... Read more
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The Advocate
How Do You Define 'Sex Addict'?In general, the addict is “sober” from the sexual behaviors he and his sponsor
How Do You Define 'Sex Addict'?
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
In general, the addict is “sober” from the sexual behaviors he and his sponsor define as addictive. Just as important, SAA would provide the kind of safety to begin talking about his struggles in an environment that is accepting and... Read more
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iol.co.za
SAA apologises to Paralympian“SAA would like to once again apologise to Mr Pillay for the unfortunate travel
SAA apologises to Paralympian
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
“SAA would like to once again apologise to Mr Pillay for the unfortunate travel experience he endured on connecting from Johannesburg to Durban. We have learnt that whilst this incident had nothing to do with our cabin crew, they also apologised to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SAA - If We Don't Fix It Someone Else Will, Deputy Minister of Finance WarnsSAA regrets to announce the delayed arrival of Chairwoman of the Board, Dudu My
SAA - If We Don't Fix It Someone Else Will, Deputy Minister of Finance Warns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
SAA regrets to announce the delayed arrival of Chairwoman of the Board, Dudu Myeni, at a vital briefing by the new board and the Deputy Minister of Finance to Parliament's standing committee on finance. The two-hour delay is as a result of apparent... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Private equity partner not the way out for SAA - Jonas Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas says SAA must first stabilise before an
Private equity partner not the way out for SAA - Jonas
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas says SAA must first stabilise before any partnership can be considered. FILE: A South African Airways plane. Picture: Facebook. CAPE TOWN - Deputy Finance... Read more
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iol.co.za
Prosthetic leg gaffe: SAA apologises to Paralympian“SAA would like to once again apologise to Mr Pillay for the unfortunate travel
Prosthetic leg gaffe: SAA apologises to Paralympian
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
“SAA would like to once again apologise to Mr Pillay for the unfortunate travel experience he endured on connecting from Johannesburg to Durban. We have learnt that whilst this incident had nothing to do with our cabin crew, they also apologised to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Between a snafu and a fubaron the UN roll call between Somalia and South Korea. The only memorable aspect
Between a snafu and a fubar
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
on the UN roll call between Somalia and South Korea. The only memorable aspect of Zuma's visit was his decision to fly SAA, another area of disastrous misgovernance presided over by another fast presidential friend. South Korea, however, has... Read more
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iol.co.za
Revelation of SAA's R5.6bn loss stuns MPsIn an interim report tabled in Parliament last week, SAA said it posted a loss
Revelation of SAA's R5.6bn loss stuns MPs
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
In an interim report tabled in Parliament last week, SAA said it posted a loss of R4.67 billion during the 2014/15 financial year. However, when they came to present the final report in the national legislature on Tuesday, the airline said it had in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, September 20, 2016 updateEpiscopal Church, 3916 S.W. 17th. Open to all men seeking help, but closed to v
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, September 20, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Episcopal Church, 3916 S.W. 17th. Open to all men seeking help, but closed to visitors. Information: (785) 200-3450, saatopeka@gmail.com or https://saa-recovery.org/. Topeka South Rotary Club, 7:15 a.m. Friday, Sept. 23, Washburn University... Read more
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iol.co.za
SAA's shocking treatment of Paralympianand prize- giving ceremony, he took to social media to vent his frustrations. H
SAA's shocking treatment of Paralympian
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
and prize- giving ceremony, he took to social media to vent his frustrations. He tweeted: “Worst airline to fly with @flysaa. Terrible treatment of a Paralympic athlete as the staff refuse to allow my prosthetic leg on board.” In a subsequent... Read more
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Daily Maverick
SAA: If we don’t fix it someone else will, Deputy Minister of Finance warnsJonas, put in a spirited performance briefing Parliament’s standing committee o
SAA: If we don’t fix it someone else will, Deputy Minister of Finance warns
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
Jonas, put in a spirited performance briefing Parliament’s standing committee on finance on matters pertaining to SAA on Tuesday. The revelation of the day, however, was that the national carrier’s loss for the 2014/15 financial year was... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Rogue Mission: Did the Pentagon Bomb Syrian Army to Kill Ceasefire Deal?the White House turned into open rebellion on Saturday when two US F-16s and tw
Rogue Mission: Did the Pentagon Bomb Syrian Army to Kill Ceasefire Deal?
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
the White House turned into open rebellion on Saturday when two US F-16s and two A-10 warplanes bombed Syrian Arab Army (SAA) positions at Deir al-Zor killing at least 62 Syrian regulars and wounding 100 others. The US has officially taken... Read more
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Daily Maverick
South Africa | Daily Maverickhis ignorance about his own plan, Zuma took a dig at his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa
South Africa | Daily Maverick
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
his ignorance about his own plan, Zuma took a dig at his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa for saying government was at war with itself and defended Dudu Myeni’s “work” at SAA. And then he told the House to stop being abusive towards him. By RANJENI MUN... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘We must ensure that we improve the financial position of SAA’ Among SAA's new board’s immediate tasks are finding a permanent CEO and CFO.
‘We must ensure that we improve the financial position of SAA’
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Among SAA's new board’s immediate tasks are finding a permanent CEO and CFO. Picture: EWN. CAPE TOWN – Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas says South African Airways’ (SAA) financial... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SAA's Dudu Myeni hits turbulence in Parly Dudu Myeni has again been asked whether her resignation would not be a good m
SAA's Dudu Myeni hits turbulence in Parly
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Dudu Myeni has again been asked whether her resignation would not be a good move for SAA. FILE: Chairperson of South African Airways Dudu Myeni. Picture: Gallo Images/Veli Nhlapo. South African Airways,SAA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SAA's Losses for 2014-15 Almost R1 Billion More Than R4.7 Billion GuaranteeSAA's losses for the 2014/15 financial year was R5.6bn -- close to R1bn more th
SAA's Losses for 2014-15 Almost R1 Billion More Than R4.7 Billion Guarantee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
SAA's losses for the 2014/15 financial year was R5.6bn -- close to R1bn more than the expected amount of R4.7bn. This emerged when the national carrier presented its 2014 to 2015 interim financial statements to parliament's standing committee on... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Dudu Myeni late for MPs but committee hears SAA is poised for improvementThe deputy minister led a team of Treasury officials and SAA executives to brie
Dudu Myeni late for MPs but committee hears SAA is poised for improvement
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
The deputy minister led a team of Treasury officials and SAA executives to brief Parliament’s standing committee on finance on the troubled airline's performance in the last two years. SAA tabled provisional financial statements for 2014-15 in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Dudu Myeni hopeful new SAA board will bring change SAA Chairperson Dudu Myeni says the new board will lead to improvements at th
Dudu Myeni hopeful new SAA board will bring change
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
SAA Chairperson Dudu Myeni says the new board will lead to improvements at the airline. FILE: Chairperson of South African Airways Dudu Myeni. Picture: whoswho.co.za South African Airways,SAA... Read more
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iol.co.za
Paralympian Pillay slams SAAIt was unclear where Pillay was flying to with SAA, but the athlete lives in Du
Paralympian Pillay slams SAA
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
It was unclear where Pillay was flying to with SAA, but the athlete lives in Durban. At abut 12pm on Tuesday Pillay tweeted: “Worst airline to fly with @flysaa. Terrible treatment of a Paralympic athlete as the staff refuse to allow my prosthetic... Read more
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iol.co.za
SAA loss grows to R5.6bnSAA has already received state guarantees of almost R20 billion and has been si
SAA loss grows to R5.6bn
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
SAA has already received state guarantees of almost R20 billion and has been singled out by rating agencies as one of the threats to SA’s investment grade rating. Ratings agencies will review SA’s status in December amid fears the country may be... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
SAA’s losses for 2014/15 almost R1-billion more than expectedSAA’s losses for the 2014/15 financial year was R5.6-billion – close to R1-bill
SAA’s losses for 2014/15 almost R1-billion more than expected
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
SAA’s losses for the 2014/15 financial year was R5.6-billion – close to R1-billion more than the expected amount of R4.7-billion. This emerged when the national carrier presented its 2014 to 2015 interim financial statements to Parliament’s standing... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mcebisi Jonas defends loan guarantee to SAA Jonas has been addressing Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance where SA
Mcebisi Jonas defends loan guarantee to SAA
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Jonas has been addressing Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance where SAA is expected to be grilled. FILE: Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas during press briefing on 16 March 2016. Picture:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
R5 Billion SAA Guarantee Staved Off Risk for All SOEs - JonasJonas said on Tuesday. Jonas, who made a few introductory remarks, was part of
R5 Billion SAA Guarantee Staved Off Risk for All SOEs - Jonas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Jonas said on Tuesday. Jonas, who made a few introductory remarks, was part of a delegation from National Treasury and SAA who briefed Parliament's Standing Committee on Finance on the airline's preliminary financial statements for 2014-15. He... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outperforming Rand Dips Under R14/U.S.$gone on," he said. "(Finance Minister Pravin) Gordhan has remained in the saddl
Outperforming Rand Dips Under R14/U.S.$
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
gone on," he said. "(Finance Minister Pravin) Gordhan has remained in the saddle in terms of the recent announcements on SAA and I think we have to assume he is going to be around to table the finance ministry's medium-term budget in late... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Duke of Cambridge Prince William reflects on work with East Anglian Air AmbulanceAnglian Air Ambulance – but hailed the strong team bond with his colleagues and
Duke of Cambridge Prince William reflects on work with East Anglian Air Ambulance
Ipswich Star / Posted 6 days ago
Anglian Air Ambulance – but hailed the strong team bond with his colleagues and the rewarding nature of the job. aa 016 SAA school farm fair 31~1 The future king made the comments during an online BBC documentary posted today chronicling his... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SAA board set to face grilling in Parliament MPs are expected to grill the board over the national carrier’s financial res
SAA board set to face grilling in Parliament
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
MPs are expected to grill the board over the national carrier’s financial results and turnaround plans. FILE: A South African airways flight takes off from the Johannesburg O.R Tambo International... Read more
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