African Ministers at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Madrid Spain have called on parties not to abandon their ambitions in their search for compromise.
Unions at South African Airways have denied meeting with the airline’s business rescue practitioner Les Matuson despite reports to the contrary.
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has taken the decision to put South African Airways, the cash-strapped national flag carrier, into voluntary business rescue. Caroline Southey from the Conversation Africa asked Professor Marius Pretorius to explain how the process works.
Trade union Solidarity has welcomed the adopted resolution by government to place embattled South African Airways on business rescue.
Trade union Solidarity says the unconfirmed reports of South African Airways (SAA) going under voluntary business rescue, comes as a shock.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is on a three-day West African tour. He has started his working visit to the Republic of Guinea on Tuesday. He’ll then visit Ghana before ending his trip in Togo on Friday.
Metal workers union, NUMSA and the SACCA have raised concerns over a lack of consultation by the Department of Public Enterprises.
Democratic Alliance (DA) MP, Alf Lees has called for South African Airways (SAA) to be sold-off.
South African Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) says the survival of South African Airlines depends on management’s commitment to implement various anti-corruption and cost-saving measures.
SAA Chief Commercial Officer, Philip Saunders has labelled as highly irresponsible the unions’ utterances that flights are being operated by unqualified, inexperienced personnel.