Media releases


Strong budget, strong economy, strong Australia

The Business Council today releases its 2020-21 budget submission which backs the return to surplus, calls for an unprecedented focus on accelerating economic growth, and a renewed focus on planning...

It's time to accelerate economic growth

The mid-year budget update shows the budget is still on track to return to surplus but that more needs to be done to accelerate economic growth so Australians can get...

National accounts a call to action

We must focus on investment and getting the private sector economy growing to give Australians the opportunities they want for themselves and their families, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott...