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AllAfrica.com
Africa's First Biofuel Flights Take Off in South Africafirst sustainable biofuel powered flights successfully flew between Johannesbur
Africa's First Biofuel Flights Take Off in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
first sustainable biofuel powered flights successfully flew between Johannesburg and Cape Town. The South African Airways (SAA) and Mango Boeing 737-800s used biofuel to power their engines on 15 July 2016. The fuel is made from a tobacco plant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cote d'Ivoire to Host ICASASo that is what we are now pushing," said Dr Parirenyatwa. Speaking at the sam
Cote d'Ivoire to Host ICASA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
So that is what we are now pushing," said Dr Parirenyatwa. Speaking at the same occasion, the Society for Aids in Africa (SAA) President Dr Ehab Ahmed whose organisation is the custodian of ICASA said he was confident that Cote D'Ivoire will... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gordhan tells of government’s R500-billion guarantees worryto aid these entities as they failed to generate their own revenue for sustaina
Gordhan tells of government’s R500-billion guarantees worry
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 hours ago
to aid these entities as they failed to generate their own revenue for sustainability and are poorly run. This month‚ SAA made headlines when Business Day reported that the state airline appointed the unkown “boutique financier” BnP capital to... Read more
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iol.co.za
If you’re looking for freedom, Madagascar it isfly-in packages, contact MadagasCaT to enquire about great specials, or book yo
If you’re looking for freedom, Madagascar it is
iol.co.za / Posted 7 hours ago
fly-in packages, contact MadagasCaT to enquire about great specials, or book your flight direct on www.flyairlink.com or SAA Central Reservations on 011 978 1111. Airlink, now connects you to 36 destinations in nine African countri... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Beach destinations where the terror threat is lowbest known base for a beach break, but for something truly luxurious, spend a f
Beach destinations where the terror threat is low
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
best known base for a beach break, but for something truly luxurious, spend a fortune at the private island resort of Song Saa in the secluded Koh Rong archipelago. Lee Cobaj, our south-east Asia expert, says: “Song Saa offers ultra-luxurious... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gordhan adamant a new SAA board can bring positive change Pravin Gordhan says a decisive turnaround is needed but declined to give deta
Gordhan adamant a new SAA board can bring positive change
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Pravin Gordhan says a decisive turnaround is needed but declined to give details on his plans for SAA. FILE: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. South African... Read more
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The Age
Stockbrokers Association of Australia takes aim at ANZ Banking Group on sexism claimsindustry, at it looks for ways to improve its culture and female representation
Stockbrokers Association of Australia takes aim at ANZ Banking Group on sexism claims
The Age / Posted yesterday
industry, at it looks for ways to improve its culture and female representation. The association has formed a group called SAA Women in Stockbroking, which has about 30 members and is chaired by Macquarie Group associate analyst Morana Hunter. She... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Stockbrokers Association of Australia takes aim at ANZ Banking Group on sexism claimsindustry, at it looks for ways to improve its culture and female representation
Stockbrokers Association of Australia takes aim at ANZ Banking Group on sexism claims
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
industry, at it looks for ways to improve its culture and female representation. The association has formed a group called SAA Women in Stockbroking, which has about 30 members and is chaired by Macquarie Group associate analyst Morana Hunter. She... Read more
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Perth Now
Samsung’s ‘whitewashing’ machinehe said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electri
Samsung’s ‘whitewashing’ machine
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electrical modification for the proposed rework to SAA Approvals on 29 April 2013. SAA Approvals approved the rework on 5 July 2013 and Samsung notified Fair Trading of this... Read more
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Evening Standard
The best Buck's Fizz in LondonDuppy Share rum, which she says is “cool and authentically West Indian”, cloudy
The best Buck's Fizz in London
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Duppy Share rum, which she says is “cool and authentically West Indian”, cloudy apple juice and elderflower cordial. Som Saa, 43A Commercial Street, E1, somsaa.comIf you thought that piña coladas only came in Del Boy-style glasses with a slice of... Read more
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News.com.au
Samsung’s ‘whitewashing’ machinehe said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electri
Samsung’s ‘whitewashing’ machine
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electrical modification for the proposed rework to SAA Approvals on 29 April 2013. SAA Approvals approved the rework on 5 July 2013 and Samsung notified Fair Trading of this... Read more
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Evening Standard
Cooking with fire: London's chefs go back to basicsis still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
Cooking with fire: London's chefs go back to basics
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
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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Herald Sun
Samsung accused of fire ‘whitewash’he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electri
Samsung accused of fire ‘whitewash’
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electrical modification for the proposed rework to SAA Approvals on 29 April 2013. SAA Approvals approved the rework on 5 July 2013 and Samsung notified Fair Trading of this... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Samsung accused of fire ‘whitewash’he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electri
Samsung accused of fire ‘whitewash’
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electrical modification for the proposed rework to SAA Approvals on 29 April 2013. SAA Approvals approved the rework on 5 July 2013 and Samsung notified Fair Trading of this... Read more
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Evening Standard
KERB announces new street food lineup for Camden Marketyou’ll already be drooling at Seb Holmes’s feet. The 25-year-old former head ch
KERB announces new street food lineup for Camden Market
Evening Standard / Posted 2 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
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Adelaide Now
Samsung accused of fire ‘whitewash’he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electri
Samsung accused of fire ‘whitewash’
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
he said Fair Trading had advised him “Samsung provided a declaration of electrical modification for the proposed rework to SAA Approvals on 29 April 2013. SAA Approvals approved the rework on 5 July 2013 and Samsung notified Fair Trading of this... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
SAA almost out of cashairline has only R99-million left of the R6-billion guarantee from Treasury it
SAA almost out of cash
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
airline has only R99-million left of the R6-billion guarantee from Treasury it was given in January 2015. HANDS ON: SAA chairwoman Dudu Myeni has been accused of overruling executive decisions and changing board resolutions Picture: VELI... Read more
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Evening Standard
Bronte, restaurant review: A destination for style platesis still one of London’s cleverest dishes. restaurantstory.co.uk 13/36 Whole f
Bronte, restaurant review: A destination for style plates
Evening Standard / Posted 2 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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iol.co.za
SAA must go into business rescuePravin Gordhan said on Monday that National Treasury was working on finding a n
SAA must go into business rescue
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Pravin Gordhan said on Monday that National Treasury was working on finding a new board for the embattled national airline, SAA. While the new board could include “new blood” and existing members, the airline needed experienced people to steer it... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Voting day will be the real reckoningdifficult. It has led to paralysis in relation to Nkandla, where Mantashe was f
Voting day will be the real reckoning
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
difficult. It has led to paralysis in relation to Nkandla, where Mantashe was forced to accept the Zuma ‘apology’, and on SAA and the deadlock between Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane. The ambiguity about Fransman... Read more
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iol.co.za
Treasury aims to appoint new SAA boardas well as existing members but stressed that the group should have the right s
Treasury aims to appoint new SAA board
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
as well as existing members but stressed that the group should have the right skills for the job. The question about SAA was posed by forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan who asked the minister during the briefing if the board would be held... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, July 26, 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, July 26, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 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, July 29, Washburn University... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Somers
Cancer Fundraiser At North Salem Swim Club Nets $14KTop individual fundraisers were Cassie Pelosi in the half-mile swim and Sophia
Cancer Fundraiser At North Salem Swim Club Nets $14K
The Daily Voice - Somers / Posted 2 days ago
Top individual fundraisers were Cassie Pelosi in the half-mile swim and Sophia Bucaj in the mile swim. Bucaj raised $1,440, while Scott Reilley raised $1,325. Pelosi raised $1,155 according to the SAA website. A barbecue followed the afternoon s... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
Cancer Fundraiser At North Salem Swim Club Nets $14KTop individual fundraisers were Cassie Pelosi in the half-mile swim and Sophia
Cancer Fundraiser At North Salem Swim Club Nets $14K
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted 2 days ago
Top individual fundraisers were Cassie Pelosi in the half-mile swim and Sophia Bucaj in the mile swim. Bucaj raised $1,440, while Scott Reilley raised $1,325. Pelosi raised $1,155 according to the SAA website. A barbecue followed the afternoon s... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Lewisboro
Cancer Fundraiser At North Salem Swim Club Nets $14KTop individual fundraisers were Cassie Pelosi in the half-mile swim and Sophia
Cancer Fundraiser At North Salem Swim Club Nets $14K
The Daily Voice - Lewisboro / Posted 2 days ago
Top individual fundraisers were Cassie Pelosi in the half-mile swim and Sophia Bucaj in the mile swim. Bucaj raised $1,440, while Scott Reilley raised $1,325. Pelosi raised $1,155 according to the SAA website. A barbecue followed the afternoon s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Pravin Gordhan: SAA needs a whole new board, new blood The minister is quoted as saying Treasury must ensure that credible people ar
Pravin Gordhan: SAA needs a whole new board, new blood
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
The minister is quoted as saying Treasury must ensure that credible people are appointed to the board. File picture: AFP SAA,Finance Minister Pravin Ghordan,SAA deal CAPE TOWN - South African... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
SAA needs a whole new board of credible people: GordhanPravin Gordhan told business leaders on Tuesday that National Treasury wants to
SAA needs a whole new board of credible people: Gordhan
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Pravin Gordhan told business leaders on Tuesday that National Treasury wants to see things change at South African Airways (SAA) following years of non-profitability and scandals. This‚ Gordhan told a business breakfast‚ would require a “whole new... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
No conventional banking in EPF's 'Simpanan Shariah' portfolioits investment portfolio. Nevertheless, its investment strategy will still be
No conventional banking in EPF's 'Simpanan Shariah' portfolio
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
its investment portfolio. Nevertheless, its investment strategy will still be guided by its Strategic Asset Allocation (SAA) model, with the objectives of preserving and enhancing the value of members' retirement savings, the retirement fund... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Zuma, Fransman et al vs Luthuli HouseLuthuli House. Not as big, mind you, as SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s or Ministe
Zuma, Fransman et al vs Luthuli House
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
Luthuli House. Not as big, mind you, as SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s or Minister of Communications Faith Muthambi’s or even SAA CEO Dudu Myeni’s, but it was an “up yours” nonetheless. What happened in Cape Town during Zuma’s pre-election visit was... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
This Monday in the newsJSE faux pas - billions 'lost' Fransman fights on Icy roads and snowy vistas
This Monday in the news
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
JSE faux pas - billions 'lost' Fransman fights on Icy roads and snowy vistas Idols gets hot and sweaty SAA lifeline questioned Election insight - maverick ANC mayor Truman Prince tells all Super Rugby analysis Fransman heads to court Marius... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Does Parliament Have the Authority to Grant SAA a Further Lifeline?a legal opinion regarding Parliament's authority in law to grant an extension d
Does Parliament Have the Authority to Grant SAA a Further Lifeline?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
a legal opinion regarding Parliament's authority in law to grant an extension delaying the deadline for the tabling of the SAA annual financial statements (AFS) as per the Minister of Finance's request on 07 July 2016. It is in our contention that... Read more
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iol.co.za
DA wants legal opinion on SAA financial extensioncommittee asking for an extension until September 15 to table the financial sta
DA wants legal opinion on SAA financial extension
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
committee asking for an extension until September 15 to table the financial statements for the troubled national carrier. SAA has debts of R15 billion. Gordhan writes in his letter to the committee: “Please note that the process of reviewing... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
DA seeks legal opinion on Gordhan’s request for extension on SAA’s financials“legal opinion regarding Parliament’s authority in law to grant an extension de
DA seeks legal opinion on Gordhan’s request for extension on SAA’s financials
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
“legal opinion regarding Parliament’s authority in law to grant an extension delaying the deadline for the tabling of the SAA annual financial statements (AFS)”. The party said it was making the request after Parliament‚ on Monday morning‚... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA seeks legal opinion on Gordhan’s request for extension on SAA’s financialsof Finance Pravin Gordhan’s letter requesting such an extension”. Pravin wrote
DA seeks legal opinion on Gordhan’s request for extension on SAA’s financials
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
of Finance Pravin Gordhan’s letter requesting such an extension”. Pravin wrote: “Please note that the process of reviewing SAA’s application for a going concern guarantee is not yet finalised. Therefore‚ I humbly request that the Standing Committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SAA Terminates BnP ContractPretoria — South African Airways (SAA) has terminated its contract with BnP Cap
SAA Terminates BnP Contract
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — South African Airways (SAA) has terminated its contract with BnP Capital as its financial services provider, the airline said on Thursday. "SAA has taken a decision to terminate the services of BnP Capital as a financial services provider... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SAA-BnP Cancellation a Ruse to Enrich Myeni's CroniesIt should come as no surprise that the Chairperson of SAA, Ms. Dudu Myeni, is i
SAA-BnP Cancellation a Ruse to Enrich Myeni's Cronies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
It should come as no surprise that the Chairperson of SAA, Ms. Dudu Myeni, is incapable of doing what is right and what is in fact best for the airline. Now we know from today's Sunday Times, that the cancellation of the BnP contract was just a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SAA could face deep legal trouble, warns Outa Outa warned that SAA's Dudu Myeni could face jail time if a R50 million fee i
SAA could face deep legal trouble, warns Outa
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Outa warned that SAA's Dudu Myeni could face jail time if a R50 million fee is paid to BnP Capital. SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni in February 2015. Picture: Gallo Images/Veli Nhlapo. CAPE TOWN - Pressure... Read more
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iol.co.za
Faces of hope in a fool’s paradiseover its president. Zuma does as he pleases. The signs have always been there.
Faces of hope in a fool’s paradise
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
over its president. Zuma does as he pleases. The signs have always been there. Dudu Myeni remains the chairwoman of the SAA, despite her lack of competence. The proposed investigation into the Guptas’ toxic influence over Zuma and his proxies... Read more
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iol.co.za
Self-driving cars: Will SAA be self-flying next?with a certain BnP Capital, whose licence had been revoked by the Financial Ser
Self-driving cars: Will SAA be self-flying next?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
with a certain BnP Capital, whose licence had been revoked by the Financial Services Board. This advisory firm had been SAA’s financial transaction adviser, raising capital on behalf of our embattled airline. Although denying it had paid BnP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Persons Perish in Road Crashes in Rukwainvolved a passenger bus with registration number T 197 CJN, property of Mwasha
Two Persons Perish in Road Crashes in Rukwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
involved a passenger bus with registration number T 197 CJN, property of Mwasha Company, which occurred on Monday at Saa Tatu Filling Station at Chanji area in Sumbawanga municipality. The bus conductor, identified as Godfrey Sambwe, 52, was... Read more
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iafrica.com
SAA terminates BnP Capital dealexposed, put pressure and legally challenged the airline to walk away from the
SAA terminates BnP Capital deal
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
exposed, put pressure and legally challenged the airline to walk away from the deal. Outa said the complicit behaviour by SAA Board members would have allowed a virtually unknown middleman, Daniel Mahlangu of BnP Capital, to score over R250... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Outa now targets tax abuseThe Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) will be expanding its focus to
Outa now targets tax abuse
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 7 days ago
The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) will be expanding its focus to issues such as SAA and the controversial nuclear power deal. The organisation will focus on issues such as the nuclear power deal, constant bailouts of SAA and Eskom... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SAA terminates BnP Capital dealexposed, put pressure and legally challenged the airline to walk away from the
SAA terminates BnP Capital deal
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 7 days ago
exposed, put pressure and legally challenged the airline to walk away from the deal. Outa said the complicit behaviour by SAA Board members would have allowed a virtually unknown middleman, Daniel Mahlangu of BnP Capital, to score over R250... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
My holidays: Pam Anna while. They are real, right? How about for a dream holiday internationally?
My holidays: Pam Ann
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
a while. They are real, right? How about for a dream holiday internationally? My dream holiday would be to return to Song Saa (The Sweethearts) Island in Cambodia, hire the entire island for my birthday, fly all my friends over and lavish them... Read more
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iol.co.za
SAA ‘scrapped BnP deal on its own’the matter was to be heard in the South Gauteng High Court on Tuesday. “Outa w
SAA ‘scrapped BnP deal on its own’
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
the matter was to be heard in the South Gauteng High Court on Tuesday. “Outa will use all avenues within its means to save SAA from abuse of authority and will be intensifying its investigations and legal actions as new information comes to light,”... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SAA decision on BnP deal a victory for the people, says Outa SAA on Thursday, pulled the plug on the controversial R256 million deal. Sou
SAA decision on BnP deal a victory for the people, says Outa
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
SAA on Thursday, pulled the plug on the controversial R256 million deal. South African Airways plane. Picture: Facebook. JOHANNESBURG – Civil society organisation Outa says South African... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SAA terminates deal with financier BnP Capitalsaid yesterday it had appointed Michael Kleyn as acting group treasurer. Cynthi
SAA terminates deal with financier BnP Capital
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
said yesterday it had appointed Michael Kleyn as acting group treasurer. Cynthia Stimpel has been suspended as treasurer. SAA said last week it had placed the deal with BnP on hold following legal threats by lobby group Organisation Undoing Tax... Read more
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Daily Maverick
SAA: When whistle-blowing meets effective civil interventionHeadline after headline, month after month, had pointed to SAA’s leadership spe
SAA: When whistle-blowing meets effective civil intervention
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
Headline after headline, month after month, had pointed to SAA’s leadership spending too much time focused on strange and questionable activities, instead of energising its people, suppliers, partners and processes to pluck the organisation from... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Tesla town and LED bridges: the best green innovations of the weekin Africa using biofuels successfully carried 300 passengers between Johannesbu
Tesla town and LED bridges: the best green innovations of the week
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 7 days ago
in Africa using biofuels successfully carried 300 passengers between Johannesburg and Cape Town. South African Airways (SAA) has taken this leap of faith with biofuels in a sector plagued with emissions issues. But the real 'innovation' here... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The ANC is no longer the party of liberation that it once wasservice delivery promises time and time again, and left our state-owned enterpr
The ANC is no longer the party of liberation that it once was
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
service delivery promises time and time again, and left our state-owned enterprises like the Post Office, Eskom, SABC and SAA in a complete mess. Rationally thinking, this is not the party to lead South Africa forward. This is not the party that... Read more
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