2009 Opinion Articles

Second-Track Diplomacy Aids Foreign Policy

The Australian By John W.H. Denton, Partner and Chief Executive Officer Corrs Chambers Westgarth Chairman, BCA Global Engagement Task Force Recent news: in April 2010 John Denton delivered a speech to...

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The Planet Needs Both Sides

Herald-Sun By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia The most comprehensive emissions trading scheme in the world is currently in front of the Australian Parliament. Its ambition is to...

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Reject Devilish Detail in Carbon Laws

The Australian By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia Legislation for the most comprehensive and ambitious emissions trading scheme in the world was introduced last week into the Australian...

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Prepare to Share Pain

The Australian By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia The government must tighten its belt and let the private sector grow, urges Greig Gailey in The Australian. The economic...

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Keep Politics Out of Emissions Solution

The Australian Financial Review By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia As the nation moves towards resolving the fate of the federal government’s carbon pollution reduction scheme, we must...

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Plans Must Be Shovel Ready

The Australian By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia Four years ago, in a landmark report, the Business Council of Australia set out the holes in our economic infrastructure....

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Industry Role Vital to Recovery

The Australian Financial Review By John Denton Chairman BCA Global Engagement Task Force The meeting of the leaders from the Group of Twenty (G-20) today will be a major test...

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Productivity the New Focus

The Age By Greig Gailey President Business Council of Australia  Workplace relations reforms by successive governments over two decades have done a lot for Australia’s economic and employment success. They...

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