Australia's environment minister announced approval for a massive new coal mine and rail line as the work week came to a close Friday, just in time for the holidays. The mine is owned by Australian MP and billionaire Clive Palmer. The post Massive Koala-Displacing Coal Mine In Australia’s Galilee Basin Gets Government Go-Ahead appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Model Miranda Kerr split from her husband Orlando Bloom just one month ago, but the Victoria's Secret beauty has already moved on to Australian billionaire businessman, James Packer, reports PageSix. Packer, 46, and Kerr, 30, grew up...Show More Summary
Miranda Kerr may not have her sights set on Justin Bieber after all. Woman's Day in Australia is reporting that the supermodel, recently separated from hubby Orlando Bloom, is now in a relationship with Australian casino mogul and billionaire James Packer. Packer was married to another model, Erica Baxter, for...
Fresh off her split from Orlando Bloom, Miranda Kerr has reportedly moved on with a billionaire. Kerr is allegedly romancing James Packer, an Australian business mogul whose net worth tops $7 billion, the Sydney Morning Herald reports. Show More Summary
Just weeks after they both split from their spouses, Miranda Kerr and Australian billionaire James Packer are already a couple, Woman’s Day magazine is reporting. Packer, a casino mogul, and… READ ON
The director and Australian billionaire James Packer teamed up with Steven Mnuchin for the agreement, which will co-finance about 75 movies and could reach as much as $400 million. RatPac-Dune Entertainment, the partnership between filmmaker...Show More Summary
Crown Limited’s annual general meeting is on today and James Packer was pleased to tell shareholders its $600 million investment in a Macau casino is now worth about $6.2 billion. Packer achieved this by targeting the new middle class...Show More Summary
It’s a potent cocktail: money mixed liberally with delusions of grandeur. Recall, if you will, the name Clive Palmer. He’s the billionaire in Australia (at current conversion rates there’s not even a need to qualify him as a billionaire only in Australian dollars) who last year announced his plans to build a full-size, working Titanic replica [...]
drew Forrest is a Western Australian mining magnate and self-made billionaire who many say could launch a successful bid for Prime Minister if he decides to enter the world of politics someday. Forrest was born in Perth as the youngest of three children of Donald and Judith Forrest. He has close connections with all of […]
Last year Australian billionaire Clive Palmer announced plans to build the Titanic II, a full-scale replica of the famed sunken ocean liner that would stand as testimony to man’s indomitable spirit in the face of overwhelming symbolism, and the timeless determination of the proud to die ironically. Show More Summary
Australian Motoring Enthusiasts Party (AMEP) senator-elect Ricky Muir will form an alliance with the Palmer United Party (PUP) in the Senate, giving the five-month-old automotive-focused party and mining billionaire Clive Palmer more power in the Federal Parliament. Show More Summary
With Zillow’s stock having already tripled in price this year, it’s been hard for some to get a handle on this week’s news that Australian billionaire James Packer’s has shelled out $298 million to take a 9.3 percent stake in...
Australian billionaire Clive Palmer said on Thursday he plans to sue Rupert Murdoch for making unflattering allegations about him and also did you know that Wendi Deng Murdoch is totally a Chinese spy? [ more › ]
Australian billionaire businessman Clive Palmer, whose Palmer United Party (PUP) is running in the upcoming federal election, said on Thursday (September 5) he intended to sue Rupert Murdoch's newspaper, The Australian. Palmer said he...Show More Summary
Australian billionaire James Packer has boosted his ownership stake in Zillow to 9.3 percent, making him the company’s second-largest shareholder after Caledonia Private Investements, a funds management firm based in Australia, Business Day reports. Shares in Zillow soared through the...
Australian billionaire James Packer bought 9.4% of Zillow Inc in the US. Cavalane Holdings spent US$298m to acquire 3m shares - making Cavalane the second largest shareholder.
Elle McPherson is a new bride. The Australian supermodel wed billionaire Jeffrey Soffer in Fiji on Saturday. Family and close friends were there for the ceremony, reports Us Weekly.… READ ON
Gina Rinehart is once against making waves in Australia. The heir to a multi-billion dollar mining company and the world’s richest woman said last year that Australians should be happy making $2 a day. She also urged Australians to stop being lazy and work harder if they too wanted to achieve great success, an ironic... Show More Summary
Australian billionaire Clive Palmer has been granted approval to build a Jurassic Park-style attraction on the Sunshine Coast. The Palmer Coolum Resort Dinosaur Park will boast 160 animatronic dinosaurs including an eight-metre Tyrannosaurus Rex called Jeff. More »