Michael Baume

Birthday/Reflections etc.

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Australia is on course to self-destruct One of the many benefits in having a big bash to celebrate turning 90…

Business/Robbery etc.

27 June 2020 9:00 am

Fake news on super’s early access spend The attention-grabbing media headline ‘Revealed: Aussies spend early access super on gambling, beauty…

Business/Robbery etc

13 June 2020 9:00 am

Without a miracle, big government is here to stay

Business/Robbery etc

30 May 2020 9:00 am

Is Angus Taylor’s energy policy bankable?

Business/Robbery etc

16 May 2020 9:00 am

Banks’ coal ban environmentally irrelevant

Business/Robbery etc

1 May 2020 11:00 pm

Physician, heal thyself

Business/Robbery etc

18 April 2020 9:00 am

Cutting bank dividends - what for?

Business/Robbery etc

4 April 2020 9:00 am

The Black Swan to Australia’s rescue

Business/Robbery etc

21 March 2020 9:00 am

How to earn more than eight times what your bank pays

Business/Robbery etc

7 March 2020 9:00 am

Coronavirus - another anti-Trump ‘fake gloom’ conspiracy?

Business/Robbery etc

21 February 2020 10:00 pm

‘The time to panic is... NOW’

Business/Robbery etc

7 February 2020 10:00 pm

Restoring Aussie tucker to the Poms?

Business/Robbery etc

24 January 2020 10:00 pm

A crusade to save capitalism from itself?

Business/Robbery etc

11 January 2020 9:00 am

A brave new decade for Australian free enterprise under a business-friendly Coalition government?  If only! Already there are concerns about…

Business/Robbery etc

14 December 2019 9:00 am

When directors of Australia’s leading companies start questioning the profit motive on which their success was based, then the system…

Business/Robbery etc

7 December 2019 9:00 am

It is not going away. Corporate leaders are increasingly stepping outside their legal requirement to serve the best interests of…

Business/Robbery etc

23 November 2019 9:00 am

When BHP changes CEO on January 1, and a practical mining man takes over, hopefully the world’s biggest miner will…

Letter from Japan

9 November 2019 9:00 am

With ubiquitous Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples proclaiming the nationwide universality of religious belief, Japan is the ideal location for…

Business/Robbery etc

26 October 2019 9:00 am

Beware! It is not merely an economic threat to Australia and the world. There will be far more serious consequences…

Business/Robbery etc

14 September 2019 9:00 am

‘It was just a good title for a book’, Graham Richardson protested last week, after a federal Labor front-bencher blamed…

Business/Robbery etc

31 August 2019 9:00 am

Twenty-three years ago deputy Liberal leader Peter Costello tried to prevent Tim Fischer becoming Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister. But newly…

Business/Robbery etc

17 August 2019 9:00 am

Having turned 80 last month and 12 years out of office, Australia’s 25th Prime Minister John Winston Howard’s occasional and…

Business/Robbery etc

3 August 2019 9:00 am

ScoMo, please steer clear of anything to do with superannuation. Your unfortunate experience when Treasurer should have shown you that…

Business/Robbery etc

20 July 2019 9:00 am

It really is the greatest moral challenge of our time – and it’s not climate change. It is nationality versus…

Business/Robbery etc

6 July 2019 9:00 am

Now that Adani’s Carmichael mine in remote central Queensland is, after nine tempestuous years, under way since at last getting…