The chairperson of the airline apparently resisted until the 11th hour, but treasury put its foot down.
Gordhan shoots down plan for local lease in favour of original swap arrangement. South African Airways retains financial stability.
Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene left a bit of sanity behind as South African Airways retains financial stability.
The decision is not political but practical, given the runaway price of crude oil in the past decade.
Even if SAA can be steered off its collision course, whoever remains in the cockpit must manoeuvre the airline through a risky financial landscape.
Interdicts served on several media recently are a hint at yet another attempt to protect SAA boss Dudu Myeni - at the cost of the national airline.
South African Airways’s new boss, Musa Zwane, believes he can address the company’s problems in five years.
Visa regulations and four other conditions that are giving the South African Airways a bumpy ride.
Finance minister Nhlanhla Nene wants someone who knows the industry to head the SAA board.
Durban gets to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, SAA losses are lower than last year and 25 days of uninterrupted electricity. Yay Eskom!
South African Airways has announced that after reaching an out of court settlement, Monwabisi Kalawe will resign as chief executive and a director.
Suspended SAA boss Monwabisi Kalawe strikes serious allegations against SAA chairperson, Dudu Myeni, and her drive to "control" all SAA decisions.
Carriers in the region have generally taken home a poor safety report card. Don't write them off yet: there is real hope for the $70-billion industry.
SAA has said it will not honour the business class sale fares it mistakenly offered for its route to Abu Dhabi and has cancelled the tickets.
SA Airways chairperson Dudu Myeni was the victim of a fake offshore bank account hoax to get her fired, various Sunday newspapers reported.
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene approved an additional guarantee for SAA, bringing the total to R14.4-billion, but there are conditions attached.
SAA acting chief executive says his colleagues at Mango Airlines and SAA knew he did not have a degree and they supported him.
Mango Airlines says the academic credentials of South African Airways acting chief executive Nico Bezuidenhout is accurate, contrary to media reports.