Qantas boss Alan Joyce demands Australia open the borders in December

Qantas boss says the airline will press ahead with international flights by DECEMBER – and says Australia cannot afford to wait until June 2022 as they slash jobs and freeze wages The government says the nation’s international border will open in mid-2022 But Qantas is planning to restart international flights by December anyway  The discrepancy has given hope to travel-starved […]

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Unions fuming after Qantas stands down workers in ‘terrible day’

Qantas' decision to stand down two-thirds of its workers and make them use up leave to preserve jobs has been backed by Industrial Relations Minister Christian Porter as a "good model" for navigating the coronavirus crisis but criticised by unions. Just a day after the federal government unveiled a $715 million rescue package for Australian airlines, Qantas said it would […]

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