2014 Media Releases

STEM Strategy Would Help Drive Innovation

“The Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics: Australia’s Future strategy released by the Chief Scientist is an important contribution to building the capacity of the economy to create the business models...

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Statement on Economic Diplomacy Policy

“The government’s Economic Diplomacy policy will help Australian businesses gain a better foothold in emerging markets and expand trade with our major partners,” Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Jennifer...

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Forrest Review a Reminder We Have a Long Way to Go

“The Forrest Review ‘Creating Parity’ provides important and welcome recognition of the important interplay of factors that contribute to the disparity in employment outcomes experienced by Indigenous Australians,” BCA Chief...

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Renewable Energy Target Needs to be Amended

Joint statement from Kate Carnell, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia; and Brendan Pearson, Chief Executive, Minerals Council of...

BCA Welcomes B20 Recommendations

“The B20’s recommendations presented to the Australian Government provide clear and actionable measures governments should take to remove significant barriers and impediments to growth,” said Business Council of Australia President...

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