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The 2017 Crikeys: the best and worst of Aussie business

The 2017 Crikeys: the best and worst of Aussie business

December 22, 2017 5

Adam Schwab tallies the great snubs and flubs of the business world in 2017.

The Murdochs aren’t losing control of 21st Century Fox any time soon

The Murdochs aren’t losing control of 21st Century Fox any time soon

and November 13, 2017 1

That said, it's because the company's share structure is dodgy.

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.

October 5, 2017 4

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

September 29, 2017 1

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?

September 27, 2017 10

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?

September 26, 2017 15

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

September 25, 2017 8

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?

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

September 19, 2017 8

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

September 13, 2017 5

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