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  • Consortium launches ‘Australian National Blockchain’

    ​CSIRO’s Data61 group, law firm Herbert Smith Freehills and IBM have formed a consortium to build a blockchain-based smart contracts platform dubbed the Australian National Blockchain (ANB).

    Written by George Nott03 Sept. 18 10:41
  • Webjet Exclusives trials Bitcoin payments

    Webjet today began trialling Bitcoin payments for its 'Webjet Exclusives' arm, which offers deals the travel agency has directly negotiated with suppliers. Webjet is the first online travel agency in Australia to embrace the digital currency.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett04 Feb. 15 12:37
  • Webjet announces flight to Office 365 and Azure

    Microsoft will lift Webjet into the cloud with Office 365 and Azure, Microsoft announced today. Webjet said it made the move as it prepares to expand its business in Australia and New Zealand.

    Written by Adam Bender06 Dec. 12 10:15
  • Webjet outperforms travel sector in Q1

    Shares in travel website operator Webjet (ASX:WEB) gained over 5% on Thursday, after the company reported strong gains in Q1 sales

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling06 Oct. 11 18:14
  • Webjet lifts FY11 profit 5%

    Online travel booking company Webjet (ASX:WEB) reported a 5% gain in FY11 profit, from the performance of its AUS and NZ operations

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling11 Aug. 11 17:45
  • Webjet forecasts 8% rise in Q3 pre-tax profit

    Travel website operator Webjet (ASX:WEB) has projected an 8% increase in Q3 pre-tax profit, despite disrupted consumer spending and the costs of establishing its international businesses

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling13 April 11 17:02
  • Webjet announces 3.9m share buyback

    Travel website operator Webjet (ASX:WEB) has announced an on-market buyback of up to 5% of its issued shares

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling22 Feb. 11 19:04
  • Webjet 1H profit grows 2%

    Online travel broker Webjet (ASX:WEB) reported a 2% increase in adjusted profit for 1H11, but warned demand for this half is being impacted by weakened Australian consumer confidence

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling09 Feb. 11 19:01
  • Webjet maintains 1H guidance

    Travel website operator Webjet (ASX:WEB) has not raised its 1H guidance despite growing sales for the first four months, citing uncertainty over holiday period demand

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling16 Nov. 10 18:36
  • Webjet (ASX:WBJ) to launch iPhone app

    Travel website operator Webjet (ASX:WBJ) will tomorrow launch an iPhone flight booking and tracking tool on the iTunes app store

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling17 Aug. 10 18:12
  • Webjet enters 50/50 JV in Hong Kong

    Will commence services in Hong Kong and Singapore this year, in its first expansion into the Asian market

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling30 June 10 15:57