Stephen MayneAug 17, 2015
James Packer steps aside, looks set to draw a tidy pay packet.
Aug 13, 20159 Comments
The Australian PM would only come in about 100 in a list of Australian CEOs if his perks were included with his salary. But CEOs are not funded by the taxpayer. Economist and freelance journalist Jason Murphy reports.
Myriam RobinJul 10, 20152 Comments
The Governance Institute has defended its call to replace company directors' information with a unique identifying number, saying the measure would be about protecting bigwigs from thieves, not the pesky press.
Myriam RobinJul 9, 20152 Comments
Company directors no longer want to be named on the ASIC register, but journalists say using unique numbers instead to identify them will make business journalism far harder.
Myriam RobinJul 7, 20157 Comments
It was a soft, though interesting, opening for the ABC's new documentary series on Gina Rinehart and her family history.
Stephen MayneJun 25, 20151 Comment
Jeff Kennett has been appointed to the board of Seven West Media. This is perhaps unusual, given his hostile relationship with the press during his premiership.
Stephen MayneJun 12, 20152 Comments
This latest shuffle is all about incrementally increasing Murdoch family power with the independent checks and balances of competent non-Murdoch managers being cast aside.
Bernard KeaneJun 10, 20159 Comments
Lowy executive director Michael Fullilove hates leaks. Except, you know, when it comes to former CIA head David Petraeus.
May 29, 20153 Comments
The US prosecution of FIFA is extraordinary hypocrisy from a country that treats systemic and constant criminality by the world's biggest banks as the financial equivalent of a parking offence, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.