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Razer: Mark Zuckerberg is full of feelings. He might also be full of shit.

Razer: Mark Zuckerberg is full of feelings. He might also be full of shit.

Helen Razer October 5, 2017 4 Comments

The CEO and founder of Facebook is a rare and billionaire type to be sure, but one, thanks to his habit of being very typical very publicly, we can now identify.

Kerry Stokes pulls a Gerry Harvey on retail shareholders

Kerry Stokes pulls a Gerry Harvey on retail shareholders

Crikey September 29, 2017 1 Comment

Don't be surprised if Kerry Stokes sells out of Seven West altogether soon.

Time for an end to rentseeker dinosaurs?

Time for an end to rentseeker dinosaurs?

Bernard Keane September 27, 2017 10 Comments

Once dominant in Australian politics, the Business Council and the Minerals Council are now struggling for relevance. Perhaps their time is now over.

Gas crisis: warning! warning! warning! Um, what comes next?

Gas crisis: warning! warning! warning! Um, what comes next?

Bernard Keane September 26, 2017 15 Comments

Gas companies should be careful - the Prime Minister really will use a gas reservation. He will, you know! Don't try him! And what does the competition regulator think of all this?

Put out your lumps of coal for departing Minerals Council boss

Put out your lumps of coal for departing Minerals Council boss

Bernard Keane September 25, 2017 8 Comments

It didn't take long after BHP mentioned it was unhappy with the coal-obsessed direction of the Minerals Council for the council CEO to depart.

How much debt is too much for Kerry Stokes?

How much debt is too much for Kerry Stokes?

Crikey September 21, 2017

Interestingly, Kerry Stokes is not putting his hand in his own pocket to support yesterday's Coates Hire deal, write Glenn Dyer and Stephen Mayne.

What the new CBS deal with Ten deal means for Lachlan Murdoch

What the new CBS deal with Ten deal means for Lachlan Murdoch

Crikey September 19, 2017 8 Comments

As CBS moves on Ten with a bigger, shinier offer, some hard questions for Lachlan Murdoch, write Stephen Mayne and Glenn Dyer.

‘Rule of law’ an optional extra for ABCC chief Nigel Hadgkiss

‘Rule of law’ an optional extra for ABCC chief Nigel Hadgkiss

Bernard Keane September 13, 2017 5 Comments

If unionists break the law, the government decries corruption. When its own regulator admits breaking it, the silence is deafening.

Dick Smith is an exemplary candidate for Arsehat of the Year

Dick Smith is an exemplary candidate for Arsehat of the Year

David Salter September 7, 2017 27 Comments

Dick Smith is a huckster with an ego issue, writes David Salter.

Board clean-out won’t save Commonwealth from world of pain

Board clean-out won’t save Commonwealth from world of pain

Crikey September 4, 2017 5 Comments

The clean-out of the Commonwealth Bank board continues, but nothing will stop foreign regulators from pursuing the kinds of fines that will make local regulatory efforts look innocuous, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.