Media releases


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Intervention not the solution to high energy bills

The passage of the government’s energy divestment legislation is disappointing and will not reduce power prices for businesses or households, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said. “This legislation is...

New regional deal a win for Australia

Agreement on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a win for all Australians, helping create new jobs and open new markets to Australian goods and services, Business Council chief...

Fresh look at regulation a step in the right direction

The Business Council of Australia welcomes a review of Australia’s environmental protection laws as an opportunity to maintain stringent environmental protections while reducing delays and streamlining our approach to regulation,...

Skills breakthrough builds a stronger Australia

Employers welcome the release of the Australian Qualifications Framework review which makes recommendations to help deliver the stronger skills system Australians deserve, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said. “This...