Analysis

Virgin puts the government's faith in markets to the test

Adrian Rollins
By Adrian Rollins
Updated July 1 2021 - 3:35pm, first published April 21 2020 - 4:00pm
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg wants a "market-led" solution to Virgin Australia's woes.

For a country with supposedly some of the most profitable domestic air routes in the world, Australia has a surprisingly poor record in sustaining a competitive airline industry.

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Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins

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Adrian Rollins is a public service reporter for the Canberra Times

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