Today’s announcement by the government that it will not achieve a budget surplus in 2012–13 is a realistic reading of the economic and fiscal situation, Business Council of Australia Chief...Read more
Businesses and households will continue to pay more than they should for their electricity following the Climate Change Authority’s review of the Renewable Energy Target (RET) scheme. Business Council of...Read more
Today the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS), the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) and the Business Council of Australia (BCA) released a joint statement, Opportunity for All, outlining...
Making it our business: BCA members see mutual benefit in Indigenous engagement More than 2,000 Indigenous employees have been hired and more than 700 Indigenous traineeships created through Business Council...
The Energy White Paper is a solid framework for energy policy to support Australia’s enduring growth and prosperity, Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott said. “The white paper...Read more
“The Draft Framework of Standards for Accreditation under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act), released today, is an important step in ensuring development approvals under the...Read more
The federal government’s Australia in the Asian Century White Paper highlights how the rise and growth of Asia presents immense opportunities to shape Australia’s destiny, Business Council of Australia Chief...Read more
Statement from Business Council of Australia President Tony Shepherd The draft report of the Business Tax Working Group reinforces the issues identified in the Business Council of Australia’s submission, including...Read more