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CBD: Another superyacht in the Lowy armada

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CBD When Westfield’s founding family, led by Frank Lowy, want to escape the worries of their property empire - and in Frank’s case the unmistakable whiff of eau de FIFA - they like to hit the...

Woolies boss Grant O'Brien is not getting fresh with Facebook

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CBD Woolies checkout chief Grant O'Brien doesn't actually want to shut down the internet like some other retailers - just Facebook.

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Savouring the perks in the works

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CBD Running an arm of the Kerry Stokes empire may not be for the faint-hearted, but at least Don Voelte, the former Woodside boss now in the hot seat running the show at Seven Group, has made a...

Move over Miranda Kerr and John Alexander, James Packer has a new interest

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CBD And we thought James Packer's love life was complicated.

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Iain Nairn ensures no Grinch is in store for David Jones shoppers this Christmas

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CBD The new South African owners of David Jones didn't shoot the piano man at its flagship Sydney store when they took over the joint, but CBD was alarmed by rumours they were out to spoil Christmas.

Frozen is no Disney tale for former Shell Australia boss Ann Pickard

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CBD There are few things in business that a truly black and white. But, CBD might observe that Derby Day is one that that comes close.

ABC draws line on finance editor Alan Kohler and his financial services business

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CBD The ABC had to go to some unusual lengths to retain its talented finance reporter - a bloke on loan from its mates at News Corp - by the name of Alan Kohler.

Qantas still has a hold on former boss Geoff Dixon

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CBD Qantas maybe slipping in the icon stakes, but it certainly retains a hold on its former bosses. Which may explain how Geoff Dixon put his foot in it at a tourism conference in Canberra on Wednesday.

Which airline is missing from client list of Margaret Jackson's cleaning group Spotless?

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CBD Not many corporate warriors get to chair an iconic Australian company let alone two. So it is understandable that Margaret Jackson was suitably enthusiastic about her AGM debut for the recent private...

Where will the rhinestone stop at ANZ as it seeks to top its GAYTM campaign?

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CBD Might we suggest a rhinestone encrusted ANZ executive joining the parade if the bank really wants to make an impact at next year's Mardi Gras. The only question is who?

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Manly sale no reflection on PM

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CBD CBD can report that the Tony Abbott’s ‘shirt fronting’ of the renewable energy sector has nothing to do with Quantum Energy selling its 37.

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Cabcharge directors tempt a record 'fourth strike' with 60 per cent rise in fee pool

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CBD With entrepreneurs, like Paul Bassat, and rich-listers, like the Kahlbetzer family and James Packer, actively backing rival, GoCatch, now is probably not that time for Cabcharge's board to hit its...

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Cabcharge tempts record 'fourth strike' with 60% directors' fee lift

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CBD With entrepreneurs like Paul Bassat and rich-listers like the Kahlbetzer family and James Packer actively backing rival, GoCatch, now is probably a good time for Cabcharge to get its investors behind...

Mine won't be built in wealthy's backyards

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CBD The Anglo American bid to build the Drayton South coal mine in the NSW Hunter Valley area has fallen to an unlikely bunch of greenies.

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Telstra boss David Thodey gets in on the fragrance act with Beyonce

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CBD Beyonce first wowed the world with Heat, Britney Spears countered with Believe while the artist who I last remember as P Diddy introduced the world to Unforgiveable.

No winding down the clock at UGL

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CBD News is finally filtering through of the walkabout in the Northern Territory a few weeks back by Westpac boss Gail Kelly.

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Kathmandu's departing Peter Halkett dumps almost all of his stock

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CBD Who needs to camp when you've got a travel budget like this to play with.

Is Glencore and Rio a match made in heaven, or tax exile?

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CBD They might not be talking at the moment, but what’s not to like about a potential tie up between Rio Tinto and Swiss tax exiles, Glencore.

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Bank boss finally notices lighter pay packet

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CBD A managing director who is underpaid? And a bank boss to boot?

Tinkler's nag stays in colourful hands

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CBD CBD was pleased to hear that when Nathan Tinkler’s last winner on the track changed hands, it was going to another colourful character.