News and interviews on Alan Joyce including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Tuesday, 05 June 2012
Investors get nervous about flying with Qantas; while the Hastie Group sell-off continues.
Thursday, 03 May 2012
Business chiefs are urging the Federal Government to use next week’s Budget to overhaul Labor’s industrial relations system.
Friday, 19 February 2010
Travel costs are set to rise over the next 12 months as demand for international travel increases and the global economy recovers.
Thursday, 18 February 2010
Clothing retail group Country Road has recorded a 12% decline in half-year profit to $9 million due to increased competition.
Monday, 15 February 2010
JB HiFi under Terry Smart by 2012? Probably around a $3.5 billion company with almost 200 stores.
Wednesday, 06 January 2010
Antamina approves its $US1.288 billion expansion after shareholders in the Pervuain copper-zinc mine, a joint venture with BHP Billiton, agree to the scheme.
Tuesday, 17 November 2009
Due to a significant drop in demand, Qantas will slash a number of first and business class seats across its long-haul fleet.
Wednesday, 26 August 2009
The Federal Government has announced a tender for ad agencies to come up with a new brand to help sell Australian tourism, and business opportunities, overseas.
Wednesday, 19 August 2009
Australia's relationship with China appears to be back on track after the signing of a huge gas deal. Meanwhile, Qantas hits turbulence.
Tuesday, 09 June 2009
Job ad figures are showing the lowest decline in a year, while Seek advises up-skilling.
Friday, 05 June 2009
With fears of a decline in ‘Australia’ brand awareness overseas, business execs push for new lobby.
Thursday, 28 May 2009
Australian share market opens lower as Wall Street holds its breath on news of potential General Motors bankruptcy.
Monday, 11 May 2009
The Australian sharemarket opened slightly higher today after positive leads from Wall Street, but has since dropped into negative territory.
Monday, 20 April 2009
The Australian sharemarket opened higher today but was quickly dragged down into negative territory.
Friday, 17 April 2009
Emirate Airline's commercial operations boss has warned us to grab cheap airfares while we can.
Tuesday, 14 April 2009
The sharemarket has opened higher today despite massive job losses in the travel industry and some poor results from Wall Street overnight.
Qantas has slashed its full-year pre-tax profit forecast by 80% and announced it will cut 1750 jobs, while the country's biggest travel agency Flight Centre also says it will cut staff.
Thursday, 26 March 2009
About 100 research and development positions will be made redundant at technology group NEC.
Friday, 19 December 2008
Qantas has abandoned its ambitious attempt to merge with British Airways after the companies failed to agree on terms.
Friday, 05 December 2008
Why the Qantas/British Airways merger won’t happen: Kohler