Media releases
Digital economy plan a win-win

A new strategy to drive digital innovation and investment will help put Australia on the path to becoming a leading digital economy and give Australians a chance to get new jobs in new and emerging industries, Business Council chief executive...

Business welcomes national disaster response agency

A new national disaster agency will help prepare Australia for future disasters and ensure emergency support has the biggest possible impact, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said. “The new National Recovery and Resilience Agency (NRRA) will let us co-ordinate...

Child care changes good for all Australians

The government’s child care changes are a crucial step to fixing the barriers to women who want to get back to work and boosting economic growth, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said. “This doesn’t just help make a fairer...

Greater transparency for shareholders welcome

The government’s commitment to boosting the transparency of advice and decisions made by proxy advisors is a welcome step towards greater accountability, Business Council President Tim Reed said. “The decisions made by proxy advisors have big implications on how businesses...

$210 billion boost by driving the digital economy

New Business Council analysis shows that Australia could be $210 billion better off over the next 20 years if we speed up our shift to a digital economy. The analysis, completed by EY for the BCA’s digital economy and telecommunications...

Latest news


Newsroom

Newsroom

Newsroom