• Qantas CEO: We have the confidence of the board     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 5:17 PM ET

    Qantas Airways CEO Alan Joyce, believes that he has the board behind him on his plans to slash 5,000 jobs and other cost-cutting measures, after the airline posted a hefty pre-tax loss on Thursday.

  • Qantas Airways CEO Alan Joyce discusses his plans to return the airline back to profitability, as well as its dialogue with the Australian government.

  • Reducing capacity is right: Tony Webber     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 12:18 AM ET

    Tony Webber, Former Qantas Chief Economist and Associate Professor at the University of Sydney Business School, says Qantas' decision to reduce capacity on underpeforming routes is in the right decision.

  • Are cost-cuts enough to save Qantas?     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 10:47 PM ET

    Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Private Wealth, analyzes whether Qantas' announcement on Thursday is enough to reverse the fortunes of the struggling flag carrier.

  • Job cut 'was the thing Qantas had to do': BBY     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 10:05 PM ET

    David Fraser, Senior Research Analyst at BBY, says the adoption of cost-cutting measures, including 5,000 job cuts, was what Qantas needed to do to stem its losses.

  • Kelvin Thomson, Federal Labor Member of Parliament for Wills, says Qantas' decision to axe 5,000 jobs will impact employment in parts of Australia, especially after Toyota's exit and Alcoa's closure of mills.

  • Linda White, Assistant National Secretary of the Australian Services Union, voices her concerns with regards to Australia's flag carrier Qantas' decision to reduce 5,000 full-time positions.

  • 'Big changes' needed for Qantas: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 5:35 PM ET

    Peter Harbison, Executive Chairman at the CAPA-Centre for Aviation, discusses latest earnings results from Australia's flag carrier Qantas, which announced a half-year loss and cutting of 5,000 jobs on Thursday.

  • Qantas to axe jobs and sell assets: Report     Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 8:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Matthew Taylor tells us more about Australia's struggling flag carrier Qantas. The airline is expected to unveil a first-half loss on Thursday and could axe up to 5,000 jobs, according to media report.

  • Japan data, Thai turmoil in focus for Asia Sunday, 23 Feb 2014 | 7:29 PM ET
    Debris sits on the ground at the scene of a deadly explosion at an anti-government rally on February 23, 2014 in Bangkok.

    A slew of data from Japan this week is likely to be in focus amid concerns that momentum in the country’s economic recovery is waning.

  • Charles Leyland, Managing Director at Leyland Private Asset Management says despite Challenger Financial Group's strong result, there is still plenty of growth left in the stock.

  • Time for Qantas CEO to go     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 10:45 PM ET

    Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investor Share Advisor explains why a change of management is necessary for Qantas to turnaround its fortunes.

  • Qantas Airways issues profit warning     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 8:01 PM ET

    Australia's flagship carrier warned on profits and announced 1,000 job cuts on Thursday, sending its stock down as much as 17 percent.

  • Qantas shares slump 17% on profit warning Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 7:39 PM ET
    Qantas aircraft on the tarmac at Sydney's International Airport.

    Shares in Australia's Qantas Airlines slumped 17 percent on Thursday after the carrier issued a profits warning.

  • Asian stocks tumbled on Friday as Wall Street's sell-off overshadowed upbeat Chinese trade data ahead of the US jobs report.

  • Asian equities rose on Monday after the S&P 500 hit a record high last week and as bets on extended U.S. monetary stimulus lifted risk appetite.

  • Qantas CEO: Expect profitability in 2016     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Qantas budget carrier Jetstar is finally set to receive delivery of 14 Boeing Dreamliners. CNBC's Matt Taylor spoke exclusively to Qantas CEO Alan Joyce and asked if the delay was frustrating.

  • Australia's first Boeing 787 Dreamliner is on its way home after Jetstar took delivery of the state-of-the-art aircraft in Seattle. CNBC's Matt Taylor caught up with Jetstar's chief on board the plane.

  • Fear of missing out to drive markets: Pro     Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 11:40 PM ET

    Andrew Ward, Senior Portfolio Manager at Aurora Funds says fear of missing out will drive gains in the Australian market, as investors scramble to take advantage of the current upward trend.

  • Bottom line on Aussie earnings: Not too bad Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 3:12 AM ET

    Australia's corporate earnings season is over and the results have not been as bad as analysts feared, putting Aussie stocks on track and on a firmer note than their peers.