2009 Media Releases
Early Help for Unemployed Important to Lift Participation

Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Katie Lahey welcomes the announcement by the federal government of immediate assistance for workers facing unemployment as a result of the global economic downturn. “Everyone hopes we can minimise the impact of the global...

2009 Victorian Bushfire Appeal

The BCA encourages businesses and individuals to provide practical help to survivors of the Victorian bushfires.  Donate to the Victorian Bushfire Appeal organised by the Red Cross and the federal and Victorian governments

Latest Jobs and Growth Package a Boost for Confidence

The BCA welcomes the focus on jobs and growth in the latest economic stimulus measures unveiled by the federal government today. BCA Chief Executive Katie Lahey said the $42 billion package should be strongly supported and is highly consistent with...

Global Downturn a New Challenge for Our Federation

“The current economic downturn demands a coordinated response by all levels of government, federal, state and territory, if Australia is to avoid the worst aspects of the global recession,” said BCA President Greig Gailey. Mr Gailey, launching the BCA Budget...

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