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Crikey Worm: ‘Make Australia a hellhole,’ says departing ASIC boss

Max Chalmers November 9, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Outgoing ASIC chief's parting shot at white-collar crooks, and Optus is now likely to follow Telstra in returning money to customers stiffed by underperforming NBN speeds. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

NBN farce the result of a neoliberal absurdity

Bernard Keane October 24, 2017 25 Comments

Malcolm Turnbull says we shouldn't have started from where we did on the NBN -- problem is, we didn't have much choice, thanks to market economics.

Fairfax and Southern Cross the media winners of reporting season

Emily Watkins August 24, 2017

With most major companies' EOFY reports now released, Glenn Dyer runs down the winners and losers of the Australian media landscape.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey August 23, 2017 6 Comments

ABS suggests some wedding venues ... factional backbiting in the Victorian Liberals ... what's going on at the RAASA? ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey August 18, 2017 4 Comments

We found out exactly how Pauline Hanson was identified by Senate security ... early deadlines mean the AFR misses the news again ... and ABC is happy with Uhlmann's editorialising ...

Fifield’s diary revealed: minister preferenced China telco before big local players

Josh Taylor July 25, 2017 5 Comments

Communications Minister Mitch Fifield held his first meeting with a China state-owned telecommunications company that has no big presence in Australia.

TPG finally gets its mobile network

Crikey April 12, 2017 3 Comments

Onya, TPG.

Absent any legitimate argument against gay marriage, conservatives turn to symbolism

Josh Taylor April 7, 2017 6 Comments

Eric Abetz's legacy will be of the dumped former frontbencher who was obsessed with rainbow flags and rings.

Tips and rumours

Crikey March 28, 2017 1 Comment

ScoMo's clumsy PR whitewashing ... ACL goes to ground ... pollie rock band continued ...

New ABC chair reveals his ‘tough side’, promises he ‘will not be pushed around by politicians’

Michael Sainsbury March 27, 2017 12 Comments

Justin Milne made it clear he would protect the ABC's independence fiercely.