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Flight Centre granted loan extension

There was reportedly a great deal of cheering and yahooing coming from Skroo’s office this morning. Discover the cause here.

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Flight Centre posts $234m loss, but grows its share in “large and important” Aussie leisure market

by Huntley Mitchell

If you ignore that big negative number in the headline, it’s all very positive news here from FCTG.

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Technology

New app promises to make booking flights as easy as catching an Uber

Hook your clients up with quick, easy and cheap last-minute flights through the latest invention from the mastermind behind BYOjet and JETMAX.

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Flight Centre’s laywers hit back at ex-employees over short break claims

Lawyers representing Flight Centre have responded to allegations that the travel giant underpaid employees and failed to give them adequate breaks, arguing it is not the employer’s job to “stand over” workers.

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Flight Centre benefitted financially from unpaid “buzz nights”, court hears

Another day, another report on the Flight Centre court case. This time, we bring you more about the infamous “buzz nights”, along with claims of short work breaks and tough sales expectations by ex-staffers.

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Former Flight Centre employees take on travel giant in court

The focus of the testimony from the five former Flight Centre staffers was on so-called “buzz nights”.

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Flight Centre starts flogging ‘Mystery Holidays’

The travel giant is getting all mysterious this Christmas … not in a spooky, scary way, but more a pleasant surprise kind of way.

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Investigation finds travel agent ‘design jam’ the cause of big Flight Centre data breach

by Huntley Mitchell

Were you involved in Flight Centre’s first-of-its-kind hackathon event a few years ago? Well, you’re definitely going to want to read this.

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Travel Agents

“We are just surviving”: ABC highlights the plight of travel agents

The ABC has thrown its support behind travel agents, airing a segment that highlights their current and future struggles.

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Technology

Flight Centre’s corporate brands launch new travel policy tool

Remember when Skroo said FCTG’s corporate division would have a bigger tech focus at Travel DAZE 2020 earlier this month? Well, it turns out he wasn’t lying.

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Flight Centre settles $400m convertible note offering

This was always expected to happen, so we basically wrote this story for all the Flight Centre doubters and naysayers out there.

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Flight Centre to raise $400m, outlines bank refinancing plan

Haven’t the faintest idea what ‘senior unsecured convertible notes’ or ‘bilateral facility agreements’ mean? Well, prepare to be utterly befuddled.

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