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Eye Witness News
DA: Don’t discount use of PIC money to keep SAA going Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba is expected to spell out the details of the em
Eye Witness News / Posted 24 minutes ago
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba is expected to spell out the details of the emergency funding in his first mid-term budget policy statement on Wednesday. FILE: An SAA aircraft. Picture: Elmond... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: Islamic State Executes 128 Civilians in ‘Revenge’ Attack on Syrian Townnow saying the caliphate has reverted from a terror state back into a terrorist
Breitbart / Posted 9 hours ago
now saying the caliphate has reverted from a terror state back into a terrorist organization. The Syrian Arab Army (SAA)—led by its commander-in-chief, dictator Bashar al-Assad—remains one of the many factions attempting to drive ISIS out of... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Gigaba’s maiden mini-budget speech will need to ‘inspire’ investor confidenceSouth African Airways. Lees said “the minister will have no option but to prov
Daily Dispatch / Posted 18 hours ago
South African Airways. Lees said “the minister will have no option but to provide for both an emergency bailout of SAA‚ totalling R5.2-billion and a further R4.8-billion for working capital in the adjustments budget”. The fifth area of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Minister to Table His First Mini-BudgetProduct (GDP) grew by 2.5%. On Wednesday, Minister Gigaba is expected to brief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Product (GDP) grew by 2.5%. On Wednesday, Minister Gigaba is expected to brief the nation on how South African Airways (SAA) will be funded. The national carrier, which was moved from the portfolio of Public Enterprises to National Treasury in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA unveils new billboard in Joburg criticising ANCreads: "Four children die of hunger every day in South Africa, yet the ANC wast
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 hours ago
reads: "Four children die of hunger every day in South Africa, yet the ANC wastes R35 billion for their rich friends to fly SAA." Maimane says the billboard shows that while the allocation of grants is unfair, the government continues to bailout... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Outa says Dudu Myeni was core problem at SAA It says Myeni must be removed from other government positions and that an inv
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
It says Myeni must be removed from other government positions and that an investigation into her tenure be lodged. Dudu Myeni. Picture: GCIS. JOHANNESBURG – The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa)... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Kicking off UA Homecoming week with traditional lighting of 'A' Mountaina brief history the flares will be placed around the 'A'. According to a UA re
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
a brief history the flares will be placed around the 'A'. According to a UA release, the UA Student Alumni Ambassadors, or SAA, will host a lighting celebration on the top floor of the Main Gate Garage, 815 E. 2nd St., from 5:30-7 p.m. Students... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Outa: Dudu Myeni must be declared a delinquent directorAirways board chair Dudu Myeni was this week removed from the national carrier
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Airways board chair Dudu Myeni was this week removed from the national carrier following a major shake-up. FILE: Former SAA Chairperson Dudu Myeni. Picture: GCIS CAPE TOWN - The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) says it wants the court to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 30 most idyllic islands on Earthby bloodshed, but it is still better known for the tumbled temples of Angkor th
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
by bloodshed, but it is still better known for the tumbled temples of Angkor than for high-end luxury. Hurrah then for Song Saa (songsaa.com), a private island off the south coast, at Sihanoukville – where 27 gorgeous villas and silken beaches bring... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Ramaphosa: Nothing illegal about SAA bailout process Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa faced tough questions from MPs over SAA. FI
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa faced tough questions from MPs over SAA. FILE: Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS JOHANNESBURG - Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has defended... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Lynne Brown: Public Enterprises considering merger of SOEsis considering the merger of several state-owned enterprises as part of a refor
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
is considering the merger of several state-owned enterprises as part of a reform process, but South African Airways (SAA) remains top of the list. Brown told the National Council of Provinces the survival of the state’s smaller airlines also... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cyril Ramaphosa on SARS and Zuma; AB de Villiers is back; and SAA changes give Cabinet confidence, says new minister#News24 ICYMI: 2017-10-19 18:18 Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. (File, Netwe
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
#News24 ICYMI: 2017-10-19 18:18 Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. (File, Netwerk24) Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa answers... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
SAA will not be privatised‚ says cabinetnot considering privatising the national airliner. “We do not think right now
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
not considering privatising the national airliner. “We do not think right now we should cut our losses as government with SAA. That is why we are doing our best to turn the situation around‚” she said. Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kubayi: New SAA board to ensure turnaround at airline The Communications Minister was responding to questions at Thursday afternoon
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
The Communications Minister was responding to questions at Thursday afternoon’s post-Cabinet briefing in Pretoria. Communications Minister Mmomoloko Kubayi at Thursday 19 October’s post-Cabinet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Committee Questions Legality of Gigaba's SAA Bailouton Finance, Yunus Carrim, wants the Auditor General to decide on the legality o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
on Finance, Yunus Carrim, wants the Auditor General to decide on the legality of the recent South African Airways (SAA) bailout. This emerged at a meeting of the Committee in Parliament this week where Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Myeni Still SAA Board Chairperson Until 3 NovemberGigaba's, statement which effectively means that Dudu Myeni shall remain as Cha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Gigaba's, statement which effectively means that Dudu Myeni shall remain as Chairperson of the South African Airways (SAA) board until his "special meeting with the new board" on the 3rd of November 2017, which also seems to have replaced the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cabinet has confidence in new SAA board Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba confirmed new members have been appointed to t
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba confirmed new members have been appointed to the board and that Dudu Myeni has been replaced by JB Magwaza. FILE: A South African Airways flight takes off as another one is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cope Welcomes the Removal of Myeni, but What About the Patient?Whilst COPE welcomes the long overdue removal of Dudu Myeni as chairperson of S
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Whilst COPE welcomes the long overdue removal of Dudu Myeni as chairperson of SAA, her removal talks less to positive action by Zuma, but rather to continual pressure exerted by opposition parties, civil society groupings, and financiers. As a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Minister Announces SAA BoardFinance Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced the appointment of new members to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced the appointment of new members to the South African Airways (SAA) Board. New board Chairperson Johannes Bhekumuzi Magwaza replaces Dudu Miyeni. The other five new board members are: Deputy Chairperson and... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
BREAKING: Finance Ministry confirms Myeni's departure from SAAFinance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday announced changes to the SAA board.
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday announced changes to the SAA board. A statement reveals that Dudu Myeni is no longer chairperson. Read the full statement below. MEDIA STATEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE NEW BOARD OF SOUTH AFRICAN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Minister Announces New Board for National CarrierMalusi Gigaba, is pleased to officially announce the appointment of six new mem
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Malusi Gigaba, is pleased to officially announce the appointment of six new members to the Board of South African Airways (SAA), as well as the full slate of non- executive board members at the airline, which have been approved by the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gigaba: New SAA board to bring talent, expertise & energy Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says that businessman JB Magwaza will replace
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says that businessman JB Magwaza will replace Dudu Myeni as board chairperson. FILE: Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN CAPE TOWN -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Carrier Chair Removed by Cabinether almost permanent base since first arriving as a director in 2009. While Na
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
her almost permanent base since first arriving as a director in 2009. While National Treasury, the caretaker custodian of SAA, could not immediately be reached for comment, Daily Maverick has established that an official announcement about her... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gigaba to reveal plan to assist struggling SAA Under Dudu Myeni’s lengthy tenure, SAA has come close to crashing and burning
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Under Dudu Myeni’s lengthy tenure, SAA has come close to crashing and burning. FILE: Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba. Picture: GCIS CAPE TOWN – The focus at South African Airways (SAA) now shifts to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula wants security beefed up at CT International Airportboss, were shot and wounded at the airport on Wednesday morning. FILE: Police
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
boss, were shot and wounded at the airport on Wednesday morning. FILE: Police Minister Fikile Mbalula. Picture: EWN AM SAA GD - CTCAPE TOWN - Police Minister Fikile Mbalula wants security at Cape Town International Airport to be bolstered. No... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Myeni out as Treasury confirms SAA board changes Six new members have been appointed to the board and chairperson Dudu Myeni i
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Six new members have been appointed to the board and chairperson Dudu Myeni is out. FILE: SAA Chairperson Dudu Myeni. Picture: GCIS CAPE TOWN - Treasury has now officially confirmed a board shake up... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Failing Empire, Part 3: China & Russia Are Transforming Enemies Into FriendsArabia and China. From Enemies to Neutrals The military defeat of Syria's ene
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Arabia and China. From Enemies to Neutrals The military defeat of Syria's enemies was mainly due to the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) together with Iran (plus Hezbollah) and Russia's military cooperation, together with Beijing’s diplomatic and economic... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Myeni's reported removal at SAA 'too little‚ too late'The Democratic Alliance has welcomed reports that Dudu Myeni has been removed a
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
The Democratic Alliance has welcomed reports that Dudu Myeni has been removed as chairperson of the South African Airways (SAA) board. An SAA Aircraft on the runway at the OR Tambo International Airport. Picture: ALON SKUY “She has done untold... Read more
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Eye Witness News
JB Magwaza expected to replace Dudu Myeni in major SAA shake-up Details of the reshuffle emerged on Wednesday night, however, the national ca
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Details of the reshuffle emerged on Wednesday night, however, the national carrier wouldn’t confirm or deny the claims. FILE: SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni in February 2015. Picture:... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Myeni removed as SAA board chair‚ reportsDudu Myeni has been removed as chairperson of SAA board‚ according to reports o
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Dudu Myeni has been removed as chairperson of SAA board‚ according to reports on Wednesday night. ENCA and Radio 702 reported that Myeni has been removed and would be replaced by JB Magwaza and that Nolitha Fakude would be deputy... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Dudu Myeni removed as SAA chair - report In August, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba extended Myeni’s contract as chairp
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
In August, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba extended Myeni’s contract as chairperson saying his decision was above board. FILE: SAA Chairperson Dudu Myeni. Picture: GCIS. JOHANNESBURG - Dudu Myeni has... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Major shake-up of SAA board on the cards‚ sources sayA major board shake-up is on the cards at embattled national carrier SAA‚ with
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
A major board shake-up is on the cards at embattled national carrier SAA‚ with speculation rife that the axe may fall on several key members‚ sources said on Wednesday. The sweeping changes are set to be announced in Thursday’s post-Cabinet meeting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
in Defence of Tom Moyane At SARSfaction" and the Gupta family in one way or the other. Over the last two years
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
faction" and the Gupta family in one way or the other. Over the last two years, these SOEs - including the SABC, SAA, Eskom, Denel, the National Treasury and, of course, SARS - seem to capture news headlines on the alleged shenanigans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Accused Number One Must Gothe reason we would need to hold out a begging bowl is because of corruption wi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the reason we would need to hold out a begging bowl is because of corruption within state-owned enterprises like Eskom and SAA. It seems the philosophy is not to insist on clean governance and accountability, but rather to fund corruption through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legal Opinion Confirms Gigaba's Use of Section 16 for SAA Bailout Was Illegal16 of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) by Finance Minister, Malusi Giga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
16 of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) by Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, to bail out South African Airways (SAA) to the tune of R3,0 billion, confirms our belief that it was not lawful. The Auditor-General, Kimi Makwetu, must now... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SOE Irregular Spend - Here Are the Three Worst Offenderspayment periods of more than 30 days. The auditor-general had not received all
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
payment periods of more than 30 days. The auditor-general had not received all financial statements and documents from SAA, SAA Technical, SA Express, Air Chefs, Mango Airlines and the Independent Development Trust. Makwetu therefore could not... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meetings and events, Oct. 18-24, 20178 a.m., St. David’s Episcopal Church, 3916 S.W. 17th. Open to men seeking help;
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
8 a.m., St. David’s Episcopal Church, 3916 S.W. 17th. Open to men seeking help; closed to visitors. Information: 200-3450, saatopeka@gmail.com or saa-recovery.org. Topeka South Rotary Club, 7:15 a.m., Memorial Union, Washburn University, 1700 S.W.... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cosatu cautions against using PIC as 'slush fund' for struggling SOEs(PIC). The trade union federation adds it doesn’t support using pension money
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
(PIC). The trade union federation adds it doesn’t support using pension money to bailout out South African Airways (SAA). PIC chief executive Dan Matjila told Parliament’s Finance Committee on Tuesday that the PIC would not rule out lending... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'SAA bailout may not be fully compliant with the law' Advocate Frank Jenkins says Gigaba's made a strong case as to why the allocat
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Advocate Frank Jenkins says Gigaba's made a strong case as to why the allocation could not wait for a future appropriation. FILE: A South African Airways flight takes off as another one is... Read more
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Eye Witness News
PIC has not ruled out investing in SAA Dan Matjila says the PIC is not closing the door to investment in national ai
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Dan Matjila says the PIC is not closing the door to investment in national airline SAA, but that it needs good governance and a turn-around strategy. Public Investment Corporation (PIC) CEO Dan Matjila.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Does the Govt Hold On to the National Carrier?any other industry. So why does the South African government persist in throwin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
any other industry. So why does the South African government persist in throwing billions at the now terminally afflicted SAA and its stunted sibling, SA Express? There is no reason to believe that this time around SAA will magically become... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Essex Village buyer wants to hike rental prices to Short Pump costsrebuild it, cause I think it's rotten," White said. Ernst Valery, the owner of
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
rebuild it, cause I think it's rotten," White said. Ernst Valery, the owner of a Baltimore based investment firm called SAA/EVI Development, is trying to buy the Section 8 property and also get the county to support his renovation... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Accused Number One Zuma must gothe reason we would need to hold out a begging bowl is because of corruption wi
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
the reason we would need to hold out a begging bowl is because of corruption within state-owned enterprises like Eskom and SAA. It seems the philosophy is not to insist on clean governance and accountability, but rather to fund corruption through... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mango asks SAA to assist after flight staff go on strike Workers are demanding an 8.5% salary increase but the low-cost airline is off
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
Workers are demanding an 8.5% salary increase but the low-cost airline is offering six. Picture: Mango Airlines official Facebook page Trade union Solidarity, which represents 95% of pilots,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
‘SAA bailout is conditional’Malusi Gigaba. (Pic: Gallo Images) The R5.2bn in bailouts transferred to SAA s
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Malusi Gigaba. (Pic: Gallo Images) The R5.2bn in bailouts transferred to SAA so far this year comes with conditions, despite perceptions that the funds were handed to the bankrupt airline with no strings attached. “It is not free money,” Treasury... Read more
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iafrica.com
Gigaba to give details of SAA bailoutGigaba says government is still looking to dispose of assets to offset the bail
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Gigaba says government is still looking to dispose of assets to offset the bailout of the struggling South African Airways (SAA). In a report tabled before Parliament on Friday, Gigaba said he will provide details of the transaction when he... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gigaba to give details of SAA bailout at mid-term budget speech It's expected that Malusi Gigaba will be asking Parliament to condone at leas
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
It's expected that Malusi Gigaba will be asking Parliament to condone at least another R5 billion to keep lenders at bay. FILE: Minister Malusi Gigaba. Picture: Christa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Gigaba Tables Section 16 Notice Regarding SAA Bailoutmet the obligation to report to Parliament on the R3 billion bailout National T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
met the obligation to report to Parliament on the R3 billion bailout National Treasury granted to South African Airways (SAA) - as required by Section 16 of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA). Minister Gigaba's report raises some serious... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SAA bailout yet to be approved by Parliament As required by law, Finance Minister Gigaba has officially informed Parliamen
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
As required by law, Finance Minister Gigaba has officially informed Parliament about last month's R3 billion bailout to SAA. FILE: Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. CAPE TOWN... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SAA given brief reprieve on debt SAA was last month provided with emergency state funds from the Treasury to r
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
SAA was last month provided with emergency state funds from the Treasury to repay R3 billion in loans from Citibank amid concerns the airline would default on its payments. An SAA aircraft. Picture: AFP. CAPE TOWN... Read more
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