Pages tagged "Media releases - 2017"

Joint statement on the renewable energy target

"We are reassured that the Federal Government does not intend to alter the existing Renewable Energy Target, which was settled in a bipartisan decision less than two years ago," Australian Industry Group Chief Executive Innes Willox and Business Council of...

Business stands ready to help make 2017 the year of vocational education and training

 “We welcome the Opposition Leader’s recognition that vocational education and training is not a second-best alternative to a university degree – both types of qualification should be valued equally,” Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said today following Opposition Leader...

Mike Baird's resignation as NSW Premier

“Governments exist to deliver for their people and Mike Baird has been a powerhouse example of that. As NSW Premier, he has demonstrated that good governments that make responsible decisions can deliver real benefits for the community,” Business Council chief...

Business Council welcomes new appointments to the Turnbull ministry

“We welcome the appointment of Minister Hunt to his new portfolio and look forward to working with him,” Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said. “Minister Hunt will have a critical role to play in reorienting the health system to...

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