2006 Media Releases

Blueprint for Australia to Become the Innovative Country

The Business Council of Australia today launched a national innovation framework to boost innovation outcomes and ensure Australia can meet the fast-emerging economic challenges of the 21st century. New Pathways...

Business Outlines Its Priorities for an Australia–China FTA

Australia’s leading companies have listed looser capital controls, eliminating restrictions on particular services and greater tax and decision-making transparency among priorities to be addressed in any free trade agreement (FTA)...

Federal–State Relations at a Crossroads Says BCA

New Contract Needed for Federal–State Relations BCA President Michael Chaney has urged a new approach to fix endemic problems in federal–state relations that are costing Australia billions in wasted government...

Trade Practices Breakthrough

The BCA today welcomed the long awaited passage of the Bill giving effect to many of the recommendations of the Dawson Committee’s review of the competition provisions of the Trade...

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