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SAA has failed to submit financial statements for the past two years.
SAA has failed to submit financial statements for the past two years. ( )

SAA insists it’s not facing liquidation

SA Airways has rejected reports that it's in urgent need of business rescue.

Jason Rohde and deceased wife Susan.
Rohde to remain in custody until Tuesday
Friday 26 August 2016 20:46
Earlier this week, Minister Pravin Gordhan refused to appear before the Hawks.
Nineteen of 23 economists surveyed by Reuters said that the investigation posed a "significant" risk of leading to a downgrade of South Africa's sovereign rating to speculative non-investment grade at Standard & Poor's December review.
Earlier this week, Minister Pravin Gordhan refused to appear before the Hawks.
Nineteen of 23 economists surveyed by Reuters said that the investigation posed a "significant" risk of leading to a downgrade of South Africa's sovereign rating to speculative non-investment grade at Standard & Poor's December review.

South Africa

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says print media should have an independent, unbiased regulator.
Print media, government at odds over regulations

Friday 26 August 2016 21:19

The print media and government remain at odds over regulations. It's an independent regulator versus self-regulation.

Africa

International Federation for Human Rights has condemned police brutality in Zimbabwe and has called on SADC to intervene.
FIDH expresses solidarity with Zimbabwean protestors

Friday 26 August 2016 21:39

The 39th International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) Congress, meeting in Johannesburg, has expressed its solidarity and support with human rights defenders in Zimbabwe.

World

A Turkish armoured personnel carrier escorts a military vehicle on a main road in Karkamis on the Turkish-Syrian border in the southeastern Gaziantep province, Turkey.
Turkey signals no quick end to Syria incursion

Friday 26 August 2016 21:05

Turkish forces will remain in Syria for as long as it takes to cleanse the border of Islamic State and other militants, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Friday.

Politics

ANC member Xolani Ngcobo was stoned to death a day after the killing of South African Communist Party (SACP) leader Nontsikelelo Blose.
Family of slain Inchanga ANC member call for peace

Friday 26 August 2016 19:49

The family of a slain Inchanga African National Congress (ANC) member Xolani Ngcobo has called for peace in the area.

Business

SAA has failed to submit financial statements for the past two years.
SAA insists it’s not facing liquidation

Friday 26 August 2016 21:52

SA Airways has rejected reports that it's in urgent need of business rescue.

Science

FDA recommends Zika testing for all blood donated in US

Friday 26 August 2016 21:31

The US Food and Drug Administration recommended on Friday that all blood donated in the United States and its territories be tested for Zika virus.

Lifestyle

West Coast National Park blooms with beauty

Friday 26 August 2016 21:12

The West Coast National Park is awash with brightly coloured pockets of beauty, luring thousands.

Sport

KZN football academy sends players for trials in Europe

Friday 26 August 2016 21:21

Safa Technical Director and former Bafana Bafana captain, Neil Tovey, says he’s delighted that the KwaZulu-Natal Football Academy will be sending eight players for trials to European-based teams.  

Opinion

New move against Gordhan suggests SA’s laws are under threat

Friday 26 August 2016 07:16

Hawks, this week summoned the country’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to appear at its offices to receive a warning statement.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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