24-Jun-2020 to 15:01

S/Africa pleads with creditors in battle to save troubled SAA

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government on Wednesday called on creditors to back a plan to rescue the troubled national carrier from possible bankruptcy.

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13-Jun-2020 to 17:22

Covid-19: 269 stranded Nigerians evacuated from India

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian government has evacuated 269 stranded Nigerians were trapped in India due to coronavirus pandemic.

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09-Jun-2020 to 12:27

Temporary liquidation reprieve for troubled South African Express

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Cash-strapped South African Express has been granted a lifeline from liquidation for the next three months, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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29-May-2020 to 14:05

S/African Airways’ strategists want more time for rescue plan

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Officials responsible for rescuing South African Airways (SAA) from certain bankruptcy on Friday requested the government to grant them more time to produce a business rescue plan for the troubled airline.

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13-May-2020 to 10:00

Zambian leader orders reopening of premier tourist attraction

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambian President Edgar Lungu has ordered the re-opening of the Victoria Falls and local hotels to tourists in a move aimed at injecting life into a tourism sector crippled by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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09-May-2020 to 07:26

Court orders freeze on planned S/African Airways job cuts

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s Labour Court on Friday ordered business turnaround strategists in charge of the country’s troubled national carrier to stop their plans to dismiss nearly 5,000 workers at the airline.

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05-May-2020 to 13:38

Mozambique: Aviation sector coughs as COVID-19 takes a toll

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The coronavirus pandemic is taking more than just a toll on the health of most Mozambicans but is threatening to inflict a knockout punch to the south-eastern African country’s economy, especially its fledgling aviation sector.

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