Facebook’s hostage standoff with Australian government and media will end in the next few days after the company struck a deal with the Morrison government over its controversial News Media Bargaining Code. Intense negotiations with the government in the wake of Facebook blocking hundreds of media sites on its platform last Thursday, saw the warring… Read more »
Simon was previously Associate Editor of Business Insider Australia, covering everything from politics to startups, tech, super cars and even finer whiskies.
He was once a full-time restaurant critic, editor of The Good Food Guide, and previously a newspaper proprietor, having spent more than 25 years in journalism and publishing.
He chaired industry lobby group Australian Business Ltd's (now the NSW Business Chamber) environment committee during the Kyoto agreement era.