Geoff Dixon

Type: Person
Name: Geoff Dixon
Title: CEO of Qantas
Nationality: Australia
Fact Sheet: Biography for Geoff Dixon
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Turbulent times for Qantas

The financial result of Qantas announced yesterday was absolutely appalling and shocked most Australians. It was the worst result in the company's 92-year history, and one of the worst in Australian corporate history. Totally unsustainable. Unquestionably, ... [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 3 reports

View from the boardroom: Embattled Joyce may yet survive

Qantas delivered the sixth biggest loss ever by an Australian-based company, but reckons CEO Alan Joyce is actually doing a reasonable job.When it comes to the workers, there is no more unpopular boss in Australia than Qantas CEO Alan Joyce.Ever since ... [Published The New Daily - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Jetstar to replace Qantas? Here's why that's absurd

When Qantas invented Jetstar a decade ago, it aimed to be everything Qantas wasn’t: a no-frills way to move people with dirt cheap fares and, it was hoped, handsome profits.So basic was the model pursued by Qantas boss Geoff Dixon and the executive he ... [Published Narromine News - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Australia successful in luring high-yield tourists

BRISBANE, Australia - Australia's international tourism campaign has been so successful in luring Chinese and other high-yield tourists that it is likely to remain in place for at least another seven years.The “There is nothing like Australia” slogan, ... [Published ETurboNews - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

There’s nothing like Australia

The slogan “ ” has been Tourism Australia’s global consumer marketing campaign since 2010. It highlights the country’s best attractions; one of its ads talks about thousands of reasons to visit the country, from natural wonders, such as the Great Barrier ... [Published Arab News - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

Tourism Australia chairman praises Australian policy on aviation capacity

© CAPATourism Australia chairman Geoff Dixon, speaking at the CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Summit, stated (07-Aug-2014) aviation access is an "all-important issue" for the nation's tourism sector, adding that it is not possible to attract a high- yield ... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

DataRoom AM: Packer’s Vegas call

James Packer’s return to Las Vegas has brought about the possibility of a US-listed spinoff, with a float potentially offering one route to limit the stress on Crown Resorts’ balance sheet.Elsewhere, Orica has no shortage of prospective buyers for its ... [Published Business Spectator - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

Demetriou appointed to Crown board (The West Australian)

, 3:16 pmThe West AustralianJames Packer's Crown Resorts has appointed former AFL boss Andrew Demetriou to its board as a non-executive director.Crown chairman James Packer said the 53-year-old brought to Crown his vast experience in managing a complex ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Five ‘what if’ moments that changed Australia forever

In his just released biography, The Fights of My Life , former ACTU secretary, Greg Combet, recounts how in 2006 the parliamentary Labor party opted to oust Kim Beazley as their leader, in favor of Kevin Rudd. While Rudd would go on to defeat John Howard ... [Published The New Daily - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Horticulture industry's relationship with science to be examined

The workshop ‘Connecting Industry with ISHS’ will identify means to improve interaction and involvement between the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS) and horticultural industry sectors.Following the workshop, which is part of the ... [Published Horticulture Week - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Australia’s international tourism campaign hits its target in enticing Chinese & high-yield tourists

Australia’s international tourism campaign has achieved its target in attracting Chinese and other high-yield tourists that it is expected to remain in place for at least another seven years.Over the past 12 months the figure of Chinese tourists to Australia ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Keep fire hydrants clear say firies

THERE is a simple way we can all help our local firefighters - and it's as simple as noticing where there are hydrants.Hydrants can be spotted by their yellow cover, yellow arrow on the curb or blue cats eye in the middle of the road.And according to ... [Published Warwick Daily News - Jul 23 2014]
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Turbulent times for Qantas [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 29 2014]
View from the boardroom: Embattled Joyce may ye... [Published The New Daily - Aug 28 2014]
Massive Qantas write-off part of Alan Joyce's e... [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 28 2014]
Calls for Alan Joyce to resign as Qantas makes ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 28 2014]
Jetstar to replace Qantas? Here's why that's ab... [Published Narromine News - Aug 25 2014]
Australia successful in luring high-yield tourists [Published ETurboNews - Aug 16 2014]
There’s nothing like Australia [Published Arab News - Aug 11 2014]
Tourism Australia chairman praises Australian p... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia: 'tourism is Australia's most... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia: Australian tourism industry ... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia: Australian hotels are doing ... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia notes increasing competitiven... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia is a 'very well funded organi... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia to focus on 'one of Australia... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia has the largest Facebook page... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Aug 08 2014]
Tourism Australia focused to optimise share of ... [Published Travel Weekly Australia - Aug 08 2014]
Demetriou appointed to Crown board (The West Au... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 07 2014]
Crown appoints Demetriou as director [Published Business Spectator - Aug 07 2014]
DataRoom AM: Packer’s Vegas call [Published Business Spectator - Aug 06 2014]
Five ‘what if’ moments that changed Australia f... [Published The New Daily - Aug 01 2014]
Horticulture industry's relationship with scien... [Published Horticulture Week - Jul 28 2014]
Australia’s international tourism campaign hits... [Published Travel and Tour World - Jul 27 2014]
Keep fire hydrants clear say firies [Published Warwick Daily News - Jul 23 2014]
Qantas signs $12 million tourism deal with Quee... [Published Topnews.in - Jul 12 2013]
Qantas not to take action against equity consor... [Published Topnews.in - Dec 01 2012]
Qantas suspends funding to Tourism Australia [Published Topnews.in - Nov 28 2012]
Biography for Geoff Dixon [Published Able2Act - Oct 03 2007]
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