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Businesses kowtowing to Beijing is nothing new

Businesses kowtowing to Beijing is nothing new

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.

Dispatches from the federal Liberal council, a place you never want to find yourself

Dispatches from the federal Liberal council, a place you never want to find yourself

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.

Pie-faced activism is the latest attempt to stop LGBTI people ‘flaunting it’

Pie-faced activism is the latest attempt to stop LGBTI people ‘flaunting it’

The "respectful debate" on marriage equality reaches absurdity in Australia with a pie in Qantas CEO Alan Joyce's face.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Bruce McWilliam palling around with jailbirds ... Skye Leckie unloads on Tim Worner ... more cuts coming to public service? ...

Why are conservatives singling out Alan Joyce over gay marriage?

Why are conservatives singling out Alan Joyce over gay marriage?

After taking aim at Telstra for supporting marriage equality, Immigration Minister Peter Dutton turned his attack to Qantas' Alan Joyce.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

What is it about Joyce? ... goss from the Quills ... Jillian Skinner replacement raises eyebrows ...

Business bites: supermarkets spin … Joyce grins … Peppa Pig wins …

Business bites: supermarkets spin … Joyce grins … Peppa Pig wins …

Peppa Pig wins this round. And other business tidbits of the day.

Is Qantas scrimping on safety?

Is Qantas scrimping on safety?

Are the recent turnbacks and mechanical mishaps on Qantas planes related to the recent cost-cutting?

Joyce’s mangy kangaroo must look to Asia for help

Joyce’s mangy kangaroo must look to Asia for help

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.

Qantas v Virgin: the kick-and-gouge, cut-throat brawl

Qantas v Virgin: the kick-and-gouge, cut-throat brawl

Qantas isn't the only airline in financial strife, as Virgin Australia releases its latest financial results.