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Australia Post CEO Christine Holgate, Prime Minister Scott Morrison, NBN Co CEO Stephen Rue (Images: AAP)

What recession? Australian taxpayers still forking out for hefty salaries

As Australians suffer through a recession, taxpayers are funding some big pay packets.

Chief executive of News Corp Robert Thomson (Image: AAP/David Crosling)

News Corp heads make another killing at payday

Along with the Murdochs, News Corp CEO Robert Thomson brought home an extravagant pay package in 2018-19. Just don't expect to hear about it in The Herald Sun.

Lachlan, Rupert and James Murdoch

Another year, another Murdoch family salary rip-off

When it comes to executive pay, how much is too much for the Murdoch family? Stephen Mayne and Glenn Dyer report.

Mayne: why do so many government bodies keep executive pay secret?

The public has the right to know how much executives whose salaries are paid for by the taxpayer are paid, but there is a shocking lack of disclosure at most government agencies,

AusPost fails to deliver the goods on CEO pay packet

Despite having one of the highest-paid executives in the country, AusPost is even refusing to tell taxpayers exactly how much they are paying him.

James Packer steps aside, looks set to draw a tidy pay packet.

Mayne: mystery Packer pay packet ends noble volunteering tradition

James Packer steps aside, looks set to draw a tidy pay packet.

Determining which players deserve colossal pay is relatively easy in sport. But in business it's a bit trickier, writes economist and journalist <b>Jason Murphy</b>.

LeBron’s salary a slam dunk, but money dribbles in for Dellavedova

Determining which players deserve colossal pay is relatively easy in sport. But in business it's a bit trickier, writes economist and journalist Jason Murphy.

Companies are meant to disclose the remuneration packages of their key management personnel. The problem is, it is up to the companies themselves to decide who qualifies.

Mayne: how boards shirk disclosure requirements and hide executive pay

Companies are meant to disclose the remuneration packages of their key management personnel. The problem is, it is up to the companies themselves to decide who qualifies.

Like millions of workers around the world, Rupert Murdoch's salary is not keeping up with inflation. Poor dear.

Rupert in the poorhouse? Murdoch’s salary falls at Fox

Like millions of workers around the world, Rupert Murdoch's salary is not keeping up with inflation. Poor dear.

Times are tough in media, right? Well, not if you're at the top of Fairfax ...

Fairfax execs score a cool $2.4 million pay hike — but no money for journos

Times are tough in media, right? Well, not if you're at the top of Fairfax ...

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