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WINE TIME ON CABCHARGE - Wednesday January 9 2013

– Former Speaker Peter Slipper sought to conceal $1200 in luxury hire car trips to Canberra wineries by dishonesty adjusting Cabcharge vouchers, the Australian Federal Police has alleged. 214 more words

AFP

Cabcharge snoozing with meter running?

Has Cabcharge’s monopoly run its course?  In addition to regulatory pressure on the surcharge, technology is also threatening.  Every week a new mobile application appears that enables users to completely by-pass the Cabcharge payment platform as well allow for bookings to be made directly with the driver.   58 more words

Emerging Companies

Cabcharge or its own cashcab: adding more and more to our fares

The SMH recently published an article regarding the excessive Cabcharge fees enforced by the $5 Billion dollar industry, facing potential dilution of the companies dominance. Reg Kermod, The CEO of Cabcharge, is experiencing vast scrutiny after Allen Fels released a review of the taxi industry and the role played by Cabcharge. 222 more words

Labor stands by Embattled Slippery Pete

The Gillard government is facing another crisis with Speaker of the House Peter Slipper facing allegations he made “unwanted sexual advances” towards an openly gay male staffer. 503 more words

Australian Politics

2nd March 2012 - Notification of Activity

A quick note, now that reporting season is done for my stocks.   We had good news from Cardno, Melbourne IT, Cabcharge, Woolworths.  There were dispointments with Rio Tinto on the write-down (which had already been flagged) and the big shock was Industrea note to come later. 162 more words

Paper Trading Fund

19th September 2011 - Notification of Activity

Surprisingly last week, the S&P 500 had its best weekly performance since early July.  One must wonder why given continued European concerns and more negative sentiment about retail shoppers.     217 more words

Cardno