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Flight Centre predicts $500m full-year loss, but quarterly TTV back above billion-dollar mark

by Huntley Mitchell

Flight Centre execs were front and centre at Macquarie’s investor conference today. Here, Travel Weekly’s editor tries to make sense of their PowerPoint preso.

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“The future of travel is looking bright”: Skroo marks one year of closed borders with open letter to Aussies

Flight Centre’s CEO and founder has penned a heartfelt letter to remind consumers of the important role travel agents played on the day the global travel industry changed forever. 

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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’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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“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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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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“There are some silver linings”: Skroo on Flight Centre’s tough COVID-induced business decisions

by Huntley Mitchell

Did you miss Flight Centre’s supremo gracing the virtual Travel DAZE stage last Friday? Catch up with this insightful summary.

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Flight Centre boss demands proof of Queensland’s border closure advice

Skroo’s patience with the Queensland government is wearing thin, after making yet another request to see the medical advice that influenced the state’s border closure.

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Events

Have you seen the Travel DAZE 2020 agenda?

With Travel DAZE 2020 kicking off on Monday, start blocking out time in your diary so you can tune in to all of our fabulous speakers!

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Events

Travel DAZE 2020 agenda revealed!

With just one week to go until Travel DAZE 2020 kicks off, get ready to block out time in your diary so you can tune in to all of our fabulous speakers!

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Travel DAZE 2020 is just around the corner! Have you registered?

Is your diary looking pretty empty in the first week of November? Well, consider it full now thanks to the only industry event of its scale in Australia this year: Travel DAZE 2020!

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