Competitive Economy

Labor must support government's full tax plan

“The Labor Party should act in the interests of a stronger economy for all the community by not opposing the full package of reforms in the government’s 10-year tax plan,”...

Misuse of market power law must get the words right

Federal Shadow Treasurer, Chris Bowen, in The Australian Financial Review today, has articulated well the risks to the economy and to consumers if the Harper review recommendation to amend Section...

Submission on the Trans Pacific Partnership

The Business Council strongly supports trade and investment liberalisation. Open markets deliver material benefits to consumers through greater competition and access to a greater variety of goods and services. Access...

Submission on Competition Law Reforms

The Business Council has made a combined submission to: the Treasury on the exposure draft of the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Competition Policy Review) Bill 2016, and  the Australian Competition...