THE Royal Newcastle Aero Club and its chief flying instructor, Phil Unicomb, will be presented with accolades in a special ceremony today after taking out two categories in the inaugural Wings Award for Australian general aviation.
Qantas boss Alan Joyce’s tactic to front load costs and take a massive $2.6 billion hit on the value of the international business could be a sign that he is tarting up the national carrier ahead of an exit after more than five years in the job.
It sometimes seems capital investment commentary in Australia concentrates on mining and manufacturing, perhaps because they are industries with unhappy outlooks and bad news is good news.
Qantas boss Alan Joyce was not joking when he said "there's always people that are after my head". Joyce was responding to a question about whether he could get past the $2.8 billion loss the national carrier had posted.
Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce has declared the worst is over for the airline after it reported its biggest ever annual loss of $2.84 billion, six months after the federal government rejected its plea for financial assistance.
The battle for the air-budget dollar that has been good for flyers could be coming to an end.
Australian shares fell as the penultimate day of the August company reporting season delivered some soft results.
Using your air-conditioner during a heat wave - or a cold snap - is going to get a lot more expensive.
New private capital expenditure has rebounded in the June quarter, rising 1.1 per cent and defying economists' expectations of a decline.
The AFL and half its clubs have been warned by the competition watchdog over their failure to disclose hidden admission costs to members attending high-profile games.
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66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. Photos: Getty Images
2014 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 24 in California. Photos: Getty Images
Caity Bloomfield celebrated her 18th birthday at Hotel Launceston.