2011 Opinion Articles

Chasing the Fast Boat to Asia

The Age By Tony Shepherd President, Business Council of Australia Many Australian businesses exporting to Asia and doing business within Asian markets are succeeding, but they face enormous challenges, not...

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We Must Join the Asian Century

The Australian Financial Review By Graham Bradley President, Business Council of Australia The importance of collaboration between business and government in the development of a white paper on Australia in...

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Government Will Be Judged on Productivity

The Australian  By Jennifer Westacott Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia When the current federal parliament was formed, with Labor in a minority government position, the Business Council of Australia...

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Long Way to Go on Crucial Tax Reform

The Australian Financial Review By Robert Milliner Chairman, former BCA Business Reform Task Force The federal government’s climate change package includes some changes to personal income tax arrangements, but it...

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Carbon Decision Must Focus on National Interest

The Australian Financial Review By Jennifer Westacott Chief Executive Business Council of Australia When the government’s carbon pricing policy is released on Sunday, attention will turn to how parliament manages...

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