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Qantas Airways Newswire

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  1. Tennis legend Margaret Court to boycott Qantas Airways over same-sex marriage stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Tennis legend Margaret Court decided to boycott Qantas Airways because it supports same sex marriage. Margaret Court is the most decorated player in grand slam tennis history, winning a record 24 major titles from 1960 to 1973.

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  2. Aussie stocks up on boost from financials, materials; NZ climbRead the original story

    Thursday May 25 | Reuters

    ... world's no. 2 condom maker, Ansell Ltd, jumped 4 percent after a Chinese group bought its condom division. Qantas Airways rose to its highest in more than nine years, while real estate company, Goodman Group soared to an all-time high. New Zealand's ...

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  3. Qantas Frequent Flyer Program Remains a Huge SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Skift

    While many airlines are making it harder for non-elite flyers to earn points, Qantas shows that successful frequent flyer programs can help drive revenue and attract new flyers. A once-unwanted Qantas Airways Ltd. division with no planes or passengers is turning into the Australian airline's biggest money spinner.

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  4. Your Evening Briefing 38 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Bloomberg

    ... the probe . Qantas' frequent-flyer program makes more money than selling plane tickets . A once-unwanted Qantas Airways division with no planes or passengers is turning into the Australian airline's biggest money spinner. The frequent-flyer ...

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  5. Islamic State member Muhammad Wanndy Mohamed Jedi was killed in Syria. Photo: handoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | South China Morning Post

    ... the first successful IS attack in Malaysia. A man who said he smashed a lemon meringue pie into the face of Qantas Airways' CEO to protest against the airline's support of same-sex marriage was charged on Thursday with assault. Tony Overheu, a ...

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  6. Qantas frequent flyer program turning into airline's biggest money spinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A once-unwanted Qantas Airways division with no planes or passengers is turning into the Australian airline's biggest money spinner. Qantas' frequent-flyer business, earmarked for sale at least twice, has delivered consistent growth since the airline's historic loss in 2012.

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  7. Man charged with assault after squashing pie in Qantas boss's face in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Man charged with assault after squashing pie in Qantas boss's face in protest at the airline's support of same-sex marriage A man who said he squashed a lemon meringue pie into the face of the boss of Qantas Airways in protest at the airline's support of same-sex marriage has been charged with assault.

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  8. Qantas boss gets pie in face from gay marriage opponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A man who squashed a lemon meringue pie into Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce's face during a public address in Australia says he was protesting Joyce's advocacy for same-sex marriage. Joyce was giving a speech to 500 people in a Perth hotel on Tuesday when Tony Overheu approached from behind, pressed the pie in his face then fled.

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  9. Man charged with assault after squashing pie in Qantas boss's faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Andover Advertiser

    A man who said he squashed a lemon meringue pie into the face of the boss of Qantas Airways in protest at the airline's support of same-sex marriage has been charged with assault. Tony Overheu, a 67-year-old Christian and former sheep farmer, faces a charge of common assault, trespass and damage.

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  10. Qantas boss gets pie in the face during public addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Iol.co.za

    A man who squashed a lemon meringue pie into Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce's face during a public address in Australia said Wednesday he was protesting Joyce's advocacy for same-sex marriage. Joyce, a gay, Irish-born 50-year-old, was giving a speech to 500 people in a Perth hotel on Tuesday when Tony Overheu approached from behind, pressed the pie in his face then fled.

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  11. Qantas executive gets lemon meringue pie in face during speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Newsday

    ... to an active subscriber account. To verify your subscription information, click the Connect Account button. Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce speaks to media Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia. Photo Credit: ...

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  12. Qantas chief hit with pie over gay marriage supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Manila Bulletin

    ... function in Perth, with a man wearing a suit walking on stage and smothering the lemon meringue pie over him. Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce speaks to media Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia. (AP ...

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  13. Alan Joyce Pie-in-the-Face Attack Targets Airline CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | News Max

    Alan Joyce, chief executive of Qantas Airways Ltd, took a pie to the face during a business breakfast in Australia on Tuesday. Joyce was speaking at the breakfast in Perth, the capital of Western Australia, when a man came on the stage, smeared a pie in his face and then casually walked away, according to Reuters .

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  14. Qantas Airways CEO Gets Pie to the FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | TMZ.com

    The incident went down Monday when Alan Joyce was talking to a bunch of business leaders in Australia. Out of nowhere, someone walked onstage with a pie in hand and blasted the unsuspecting honcho ... IN THE FACE!! Joyce never skipped a beat -- changed into a clean suit, and said these kinda shenanigans go down all the time.

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  15. Qantas boss flies in face of pie stuntRead the original story

    Tuesday May 9 | The Standard

    Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce got an unexpected serving of dessert at a business breakfast yesterday, when an elderly man wearing a suit planted a cream pie in his face." This morning, police attended a hotel in Perth in relation to an assault," a police spokeswoman said.

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  16. 10 things you need to know before the opening bellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to retailers fell by 7% after seeing a strong run-up to the 2016 presidential election. The CEO of Qantas Airways took a pie to the face while giving a speech . CEO Alan Joyce was talking about his airline's recent decision to begin nonstop flights ...

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  17. VIDEO: Qantas Airways' boss gets hit with pie on face; keeps his cool and laughs about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | The Indian Express

    Qantas Airways' chief executive Alan Joyce proved he was no cream puff on Tuesday , keeping his cool after a man smeared a cream pie in his face during a business breakfast in Australia's west. Joyce, the head of Australia's flag carrier, was speaking at the event in Perth, capital of the Western Australia state, when a man in a business suit walked onto the stage, reached around to rub the pie in his face, and calmly walked away, 7 News television showed.

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  18. Qantas chief gets pie in faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | The Nation

    Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce had a cream pie planted in his face Tuesday at a business breakfast, with police detaining an elderly man over the incident. Joyce was at the podium addressing the Business Leadership Matters event in Perth when a man wearing a suit walked on stage and forcibly pushed the pie in his face before calmly walking off, Channel Seven footage showed.

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  19. Japan, Singapore budget airline offshoots can fund their own growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Manila Bulletin

    Qantas Airways Ltd's Jetstar-branded budget offshoots in Japan and Singapore are in a strong enough financial position to fund growth plans internally, the Australian airline's CEO said on Friday. Jetstar Japan had previously required a number of sizeable capital injections from Qantas and joint venture partner Japan Airlines Co.

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  20. IGM Financial CEO Carney Highlights Strengths and Strategy with Shareholders at Annual MeetingRead the original story

    Friday May 5 | World News Report

    ... mbers to IGM Financial's Board of Directors was announced. They are Susan Doniz, Chief Technology Officer for Qantas Airways Limited, and Sharon MacLeod, Global

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