2014 Media Releases

Senate Should Repeal Mining Tax

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

Senate Should Support Carbon Tax Repeal

Joint statement from John Osborn, Chief Operating Officer, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Innes Willox, Chief Executive, Australian Industry Group; Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia; and...

Statement on the Fair Work Amendment Bill 2014

“The Fair Work Amendment Bill 2014 makes a start on addressing the changes to workplace relations laws that are essential if we are to turn Australia’s rising job losses and...

Statement on the Korea–Australia Free Trade Agreement

The Korea–Australia Free Trade Agreement is unambiguously good news for the Australian economy, Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott said. Ms Westacott welcomed the release by the Minister...

Statement on Announcement of Royal Commission

“All Australians, including union members, ought to be alarmed at the recent allegations concerning union corruption and criminal behaviour, and want them dealt with comprehensively,” BCA Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott...

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