IATA expects the airlines to achieve a collective net profit of USD 33.8 billion, at a net margin of 4.1 per cent, in 2018.
05 Jun 2018 10:48 AM
Airlines flew over four billion passengers in 2017 while more than 60 million tonnes of cargo was delivered by air.
04 Jun 2018 12:14 PM
The aviation sector was likely to be at the peak of its profitability cycle after nine years of gains.
31 May 2018 4:44 PM
Amazon only launched a local Australian site last December, shipping from a warehouse in Melbourne with another planned in Sydney.
31 May 2018 12:45 PM
Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson, 67, was accused of concealing abuse in the 1970s by notorious paedophile priest Jim Fletcher.
23 May 2018 11:23 AM
Mass shootings are uncommon in Australia and Friday’s was the deadliest since a 1996 massacre that left 35 dead at Port Arthur in Tasmania.
13 May 2018 2:42 PM
'What's important is to preserve rules-based development in the region... and to preserve necessary balances in the region,' Macron said.
02 May 2018 5:55 PM
The comment quickly sparked some light-hearted reaction on social media and in the Australian press
02 May 2018 5:51 PM
Just two months ago, a 7.5 quake earthquake struck the same highlands area killing 125 people.
07 Apr 2018 7:01 PM
I've made a big mistake by allowing this to happen. It was a huge error of judgement, said Smith.
29 Mar 2018 3:05 PM
It was one of thousands of bottles used in a long-term German oceanographic experiment to better understand global ocean currents.
07 Mar 2018 12:32 PM
McCormack, who had been the veterans' affairs minister, was sworn in as deputy PM shortly after his appointment.
26 Feb 2018 6:17 PM
The United States, Japan, India and Australia have recently revived four-way talks to deepen security cooperation.
19 Feb 2018 3:05 PM
Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce, married for 24 years, is expecting a child with his former staffer in April.
15 Feb 2018 4:09 PM
After venting ash for several days, the volcano exploded on Friday, blasting out glowing red rocks and sulphur dioxide.
14 Jan 2018 1:41 PM
This seizure surpassed the previous record of 903 kilogram in Melbourne early in 2017.
22 Dec 2017 1:40 PM
The decision follows the Islamic State jihadist group losing its two main hubs -- Mosul in Iraq and Raqa in Syria.
22 Dec 2017 10:16 AM
A pre-school child with a head injury was taken to hospital in a serious condition.
21 Dec 2017 1:17 PM
The 26-year-old vanished from her home in Lightning Ridge after going for walk, sparking a large-scale search and rescue operation.
18 Dec 2017 6:26 PM
Amy and Elise McDonald were given an exemption to marry in Melbourne since their relatives also had flown in from overseas.
17 Dec 2017 5:16 PM