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Stronger regions mean a stronger Australia

This opinion article by Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott was first published in The Canberra Times on Wednesday 26 May 2021.  As we continue recovering from the pandemic, now is the time to look to regional Australia and the...

Let’s shoot for champagne, not a beer budget

This article first appeared in The Australian on Saturday 8 May 2021 by Business Council of Australia chief executive Jennifer Westacott.

Let light in on corporate watchers

This opinion article by Business Council President Tim Reed was published in The Australian Financial Review on Monday 3 May 2021.  More than ever, businesses have to earn the trust of their communities. Community expectations – whether they be on...

Business saved the nation

This opinion article by Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Australian on Monday 12 April 2021.  Over the past 18 months, in every challenge, business has stood alongside Australians through their darkest days. From the sheer...

This is a betrayal of all Australian workers

This opinion article by Business Council President Tim Reed was published in the The Australian on Thursday 22 March 2021. Behind this week’s welcome unemployment data are the stories of 89,000 Australians who were able to return to work last...

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