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The Crazy State of Australian Politics: a Primer

There is something bizarre going down in Australian politics, and its name is Clive Palmer. In 2013, this mining billionaire formed a political party he called the Palmer United Party (PUP). Some people paid attention, most tried toShow More Summary

Woolworths pays too-steep ransom in Aussie battle

The South African group is buying billionaire Solomon Lew’s stake in an Australian unit in return for his support in its $2 bln takeover of retailer David Jones. The $201 mln side deal lifts the effective takeover premium – raising the pressure on Woolworths to realise synergies.

Envestra Directors Endorse Li Ka-shing Takeover Bid

The Hong Kong billionaire offered $2.2 billion for the Australian natural gas distributor, topping an offer from APA Group.

Listage: The Best Bagels in NYC; Ranking Sub-Par Coffee

Schroeder's, San Francisco. · Alan Richman on the 10 Best Bagels in NYC · Champion Barista Ranks Sub-Par Coffee · 'Food Not Fit For Consumption' at World Cup Hotels in Brazil · Billionaire Sees Fortune in Australian Beef to...

Two Australian Billionaires Got In A Street Fight Over Miranda Kerr

Part of being a world famous supermodel is you have to have sex with billionaires. Right, Heidi Klum? Right. Except at the end of the day, billionaires are men like the rest of us, and men are territorial sons of bitches which is why filthy rich childhood best friends David Gyngell and James Packer found Read More...

Two Billionaires Got Into an All-Out Street Brawl Over Miranda Kerr

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Two Australian billionaires apparently started punching each other in broad daylight last week when one confronted the other about dating Victoria's Secret model Miranda Kerr after leaving his wife and children last year. Read more....

Miranda Kerr's rumored boyfriend James Packer brawls with childhood friend

Miranda Kerr's rumored billionaire beau got in quite the brawl. Australian media mogul James Packer found himself in a street fight with close pal David Gyngell, the chairman of Nine Entertainment Co., on May 4 in Sydney outside his home.

Billionaire Packer ‘involved in brawl’

Australian gaming mogul James Packer was seen brawling on a Bondi Beach street with a fellow businessman. ||| Sydney - Billionaire Australian gaming mogul James Packer was seen brawling on a Bondi Beach street with fellow businessman...Show More Summary

An Urgent Letter to Australian Billionaire Andrew Forrest

Dear Mr. Forrest: I'm writing with great urgency in hopes that my meager voice might help correct a mammoth miscalculation. I saw the March 17th announcement that leaders of the Catholic, Anglican and Muslim faiths had teamed up with you, Mr. Show More Summary

Billionaire James Packer And Producer Brett Ratner Are Betting On Hollywood Being 'So Similar' To The Casino Business

After the massive success of "Gravity," director/producer Brett Ratner will rake in $40 million from the film thanks to his new production company, RatPac Entertainment, with Australian billionaire James Packer. In September, Ratner — who directed the "Rush Hour" franchise — closed a $450 million financing deal with Warner Bros. Show More Summary

Narendra Modi Is A Big Fan Of Solar, But Not Coal

Originally published on RenewEconomy. Australian coal producers – in particular the billionaire miners Gina Rinehart and Clive Palmer – face another major roadblock to their dreams of digging up the Galilee Basin and other coal-rich resources: The likely new prime minister of India is not a big fan of coal. Show More Summary

Australia’s WestSide Shares Rise 13% After Takeover Bid By Chinese Billionaire’s Firm

Shares in WestSide, an Australian listed gas producer, rose by 13% to A$0.295 today after a company led by Chinese billionaire Ye Cheng announced an unsolicited takeover bid for its shares. Landbridge of China’s Shandong Provice would pay A$0.36 per share, according to an announcement by WestSide.  The bid is subject to a number of [...]

This Just In: Kim Kardashian Is An Annoying Date

New from PopCrunch: Kim Kardashian has royally ticked-off an old dude with a celebrity obsession and some very deep pockets. Billionaire Australian mogul Richard Lugner paid Kim a hefty $500,000 to be his […] This article This Just In: Kim Kardashian Is An Annoying Date appeared first on PopCrunch.

Titanic II Luxury Cruise to Feature Festive Confetti Delousing

6 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

When last we checked in with Australian billionaire MP Clive Palmer and his plans to build a perfect replica of the Titanic (but with more lifeboats), applications for staff were flooding in. Now, he wants to sell you on the pleasures of roughing it in steerage. Read more...

Australian Billionaire to Reenact Titanic Voyage for $1 Million a Ticket

An Australian billionaire named Clive Palmer has apparently decided to tempt fate by building a full-sized, working replica of the Titanic. Already, 40,000 people have expressed an interest in attending the vessel’s maiden voyage in 2016. Not only will the

Media Billionaire and Fox News Owner Rupert Murdoch Tells Christians to Pray for Middle East Counterparts

Australian media tycoon Rupert Murdoch called on Christians to pray for their besieged Middle Eastern counterparts on Twitter on Saturday.

Massive Koala-Displacing Coal Mine In Australia’s Galilee Basin Gets Government Go-Ahead

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 Dating Australian Billionaire James Packer

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's New Boyfriend: Casino Billionaire

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...

Miranda Kerr Is Reportedly Dating Billionaire James Packer

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

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