Tag: phakamile hlubi-majola

Why Numsa is unhappy about the new interim SAA CEO

South African Airways appointed a new interim CEO and the creditors approved the business rescue plan. In the last few hours the unions have been meeting to discuss their attitude towards this deal. The National Union of Metal Workers for South Africa (NUMSA) holds quite a bit of sway at SAA and therefore is likely to be influential. Phakamile Hlubi-Majola, Spokesperson, NUMSA joins CNBC Africa for more.

Resurrecting SAA: Is it a little too late?

SAA has had its wings clipped for several months now and is currently in business rescue after years of losses and mismanagement .The business rescue practitioners have called for the airline to be wound down; the unions reject this. Phakamile Hlubi-Majola, Spokesperson of National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.

SAA: Flying with clipped wings

South Africa's national carrier is on a nose dive. Yesterday the joint Business Rescue Practitioners of South African Airways announced plans to deploy more fuel-efficient aircraft, retrench workers and cut routes.

SAA liquidation is dressed as business rescue – NUMSA & SACCA

Following a cancellation of 38 SAA international and local flights yesterday, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa and the South African Cabin Crew Association are worried. The Unions say they did foresee the business rescue approach to SAA financial struggles as a cover up towards liquidation and now say they are proven to be correct. Joining CNBC Africa is NUMSA Spokesperson, Phakamile Hlubi-Majola.

Numsa: SAA liquidation dressed as business rescue

Following up on the South African Airways appointment of a business rescue practitioner, trade unions have aired their disappointment in not being able to play a role in the appointment process, Phakamile Hlubi-Majola, Spokesperson of The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) joins CNBC Africa to discuss the union’s stance on the matter.

Numsa agrees wage deal to end SAA strike

It's raining blessings outside especially for Numsa as the striking workers union has agreed on a wage increase after a week-long strike. CNBC Africa's Karabo Letlhatla spoke to Numsa spokesperson, Phakamile Hlubi-Majola about where they are exactly with the negotiations and what has come out of it.