Qantas' recent concession to the Chinese government reminds us that if you want to do business with Beijing, you put up or you piss off.
Liberals love the flag and Australia Day and are not very keen on Bill Shorten: highlights (and lowlights) of the Liberal Party's federal council meeting on the weekend.
Bruce McWilliam palling around with jailbirds ... Skye Leckie unloads on Tim Worner ... more cuts coming to public service? ...
After taking aim at Telstra for supporting marriage equality, Immigration Minister Peter Dutton turned his attack to Qantas' Alan Joyce.
What is it about Joyce? ... goss from the Quills ... Jillian Skinner replacement raises eyebrows ...
Are the recent turnbacks and mechanical mishaps on Qantas planes related to the recent cost-cutting?
In 2011, Qantas CEO Alan Joyce claimed Jetstar was the region's "leading low cost carrier". Clearly, this is no longer the case. It's time for Joyce to eat humble pie, and accept an economic rescue from his south-east Asian counterparts.