Economy

Business Council statement on West Australian Budget

We acknowledge the new government has inherited a difficult budget position, and they are clearly making a genuine effort to control spending. We also commend the Treasurer for resisting misguided...

Growth figures a call to action for political leaders

“These numbers are encouraging but certainly aren’t cause for complacency – one swallow does not make a summer,” Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said today following the release of...

Big and small business combine forces

The country’s biggest and smallest businesses are joining forces to advance sensible economic reform to drive a new wave of prosperity for Australians. The Business Council of Australia and the...

Stronger together

On 28 August 2017, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott addressed the Council of Small Business Australia's National Small Business Forum in Melbourne. After the speech, the Business Council and...