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Qantas Airways expects to start international flights in October

Qantas Airways does not expect to resume international travel apart from New Zealand until late October after the Australian population was vaccinated for COVID-19,...

Australia’s Qantas delays target date for international flights | Aviation News

The airline now says it is aiming to resume international flights in October, as it reported a 75 percent plunge in revenue.Qantas Airways Ltd...

Australia passes law making Facebook and Google pay for news | Media News

The legislation could provide a framework for other countries looking to address platforms’ dominant position.Australia’s parliament passed landmark legislation on Thursday requiring global technology...

Commentary: Facebook, Google and Australia win some and lose some over new media laws

SYDNEY: After almost a year of heated discussion...

Coronavirus-weary Australia hails prospect of Brisbane Olympics

BRISBANE: Australians will see the prospect of Brisbane...

Major Lloyd’s insurer Brit says it will not insure Adani’s Carmichael thermal coal mine

Major 's of London insurer Brit will not insure ' Carmichael thermal coal mine, it said on Tuesday, adding to a growing list of...

Facebook to Restore Australia News Pages as Deal Reached on Media Law

Facebook said Tuesday it will lift a contentious ban on Australian news pages "in the coming days", after the government agreed to amend a...

Biden admin views Quad as having essential momentum, important potential: Official

The Biden administration views Quad — an informal grouping of Australia, India, Japan and the US — as having “essential momentum and important potential”,...

Global tech firms in Australia launch code to combat online disinformation

Global tech firms in Australia unveiled a new code of practice Monday to curb the spread of disinformation online, following pressure from the government. The...

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Syria Govt Says it Has Covid-19 Vaccine; Doesn’t Say from Where

Syria's health minister on Thursday said his government procured coronavirus vaccines from a friendly country which he declined to name, adding that frontline health...

Amazon Said to Turn to Chinese Firm on US Blacklist to Meet Thermal Camera Needs

The Amazon procurement, which has not been previously reported, is legal because the rules control US government contract awards and exports to blacklisted firms,...

‘Anarchist jurisdictions’ no more: Biden revokes Trump’s order | Black Lives Matter News

Biden reverses order that says cities like Portland and Seattle are ‘anarchist’ havens – an order that had blocked them from federal funds.President Joe...

Not Worried About Rating Agencies, Says Nirmala Sitharaman

India’s borrowing plans in the next fiscal won’t crowd out the private sector as there will be predictability and enough liquidity, according to Finance...