SACAA scoops up award for public service

The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) received the Top Performing Public Service Award and achieved second position for the Transport and Logistics Award at the National Business Awards. The awards give recognition to the success, innovation and ethics of South African private...

24 Nov 2015

SACAA awarded at 2015 Annual Transport Awards

The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has been crowned the 'Best Performing Institution'; whilst its head, Poppy Khoza, walked away with the 'Best Chief Executive Officer in Transport' at the 2015 Annual Transport Awards. The awards come a month after the SACAA received a Clean...

5 Nov 2015

Acquisition strengthens GEFCO's sea and freight capabilities

The acquisition of IJS Global came into effect on 15 October with the transfer of 100% of its shares to GEFCO. IJS Global is a freight forwarding company specialising in the fields of air and sea with the head office in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Dutch company also operates in numerous sectors:...

21 Oct 2015

Cruise terminal bidder announcement postponed
Cruise terminal bidder announcement postponed

The announcement of the preferred bidder for the proposed Cruise Terminal Facility planned for the Port of Cape Town been postponed due to leadership changes at Transnet National Ports Authority and Transnet SOC Limited. The successful bidder will be announced in June 2015....

4 May 2015

Eskom has issued a load-shedding alert

Eskom has announced South Africans could be in for another bout of load shedding. It made the announcement this morning.

6 Mar 2015

Remaining 11 bodies repatriated home

A C130 military aircraft landed in Pretoria in the early hours of this morning containing the bodies of the remaining victims of the Nigeria tragedy. The bodies were brought back to the country by a team of military health personnel and forensic pathologists who had departed on Monday night at...

6 Feb 2015

Online courier-finding service launches in SA
Online courier-finding service launches in SA, an e-commerce application that finds couriers that match a user's requirements, was launched earlier this month. The service assesses the selected route and package information and returns with a list of price options. A CourierScout user can then compare available offerings from...

12 Nov 2014

Zuma loses, Sanral loses

Mail & Guardian reports Zuma's spy tapes appeal dismissed... The Supreme Court of Appeal has denied the president's application to keep the spy tapes from being released to the Democratic Alliance. And MyBroadband reports Sanral loses secrecy court bid... Applications by Sanral and the Protea...

29 Aug 2014

Race of Champions back in August

The Race of Champions, a two-day handicap air race will take place at the Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Airport in KwaZulu-Natal from 9-11 August 2013. The 2011 Race of Champions winner, Rudi Marx from Gauteng, has booked his place in the upcoming air race event to defend his title. Pilots may...

4 Jul 2013

Kulula joins Mo' time
Kulula joins Mo' time

Kulula has joined forces with the Movember campaign, a charity event held annually during November where men are encouraged to 'grow a mo' to raise awareness and funds for prostate and testicular cancer. Its famous Flying 101 plane now sports its very own mo'. The airline has also recruited some of...

18 Nov 2010

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