Michael Chaney

These Are Good Times, But Not for All

The Age By Michael Chaney Immediate Past PresidentBusiness Council of Australia Australia has never had it this good. The horizon of prosperity seems to stretch indefinitely into the distance. We’ve...

Make Sure We Don’t Waste Our Wealth

The Advertiser By Michael Chaney PresidentBusiness Council of Australia Australia has never had it this good. The horizon of prosperity seems to stretch indefinitely into the distance. We’ve experienced some...

Injection of Facts into the IR Debate

The Australian By Michael Chaney President Business Council of Australia It takes a very significant risk to the economy for business groups representing the smallest of enterprises through to our...

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Next Election Vital for Future Prosperity

The Courier-Mail By Michael Chaney President Business Council of Australia This year’s federal election will be one of the most important in many years in determining the direction of the...

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Australia’s Golden Opportunity

The Age By Michael Chaney President Business Council of Australia As Australia enters its 16th year of continued economic expansion, a reasonable conclusion – based on history – is that...

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Prosperous Australians Reach for the Stars

The Age By Michael Chaney President Business Council of Australia The nation is becoming more aspirational, more confident and more capable, says Michael Chaney. THERE is an emerging shift in...

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COAG: Standing Still Is Not an Option

The Age By Michael Chaney President, Business Council of Australia Underlying the Business Council of Australia’s agenda for renewed economic reform is choice. As the council advocated in its Four...

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Tax Reform Always Work in Progress

The Courier-Mail By Michael Chaney President Business Council of Australia LAST month, the Business Council of Australia issued a call for the country's tax system to be kept under "permanent...

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Tax Reform Key to Our Future Growth

The West Australian By Michael Chaney President Business Council of Australia Last month, the Business Council of Australia issued a call for the country’s tax system to be kept under...

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Standing Still Not an Option

By Michael Chaney Chief Executive, Wesfarmers Vice President, Business Council of Australia IT is easy to take for granted the prosperity that Australia has enjoyed for more than a decade and...

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