Opinion Article

That’s No Way to Treat Patients

The Australian By Katie Lahey Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia On September 23, The Australian ran three seemingly unconnected stories. The first reported ophthalmologists’ reaction to the government’s intention...

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Real Trade Reform Begins After Doha

The Australian Financial Review  By John W.H. Denton Chairman, BCA Global Engagement Task Force Trade liberalisation is the missing piece of the global policy response to the financial crisis and...

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G20 the Right Body for Economic Leadership

The Age By John W.H. Denton Chairman, BCA Global Engagement Task Force In Pittsburgh at the end of last week, world leaders decided to make the G20 the primary global economic forum....

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Keeping Tabs on Infrastructure Effort

The Australian Financial Review By Rod Pearse Chairman BCA Sustainable Growth Task Force The Business Council of Australia identified the problems with our economic infrastructure four years ago. That report...

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Second-Track Diplomacy Aids Foreign Policy

The Australian By John W.H. Denton, Partner and Chief Executive Officer Corrs Chambers Westgarth Chairman, BCA Global Engagement Task Force Recent news: in April 2010 John Denton delivered a speech to...

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The Planet Needs Both Sides

Herald-Sun By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia The most comprehensive emissions trading scheme in the world is currently in front of the Australian Parliament. Its ambition is to...

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Reject Devilish Detail in Carbon Laws

The Australian By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia Legislation for the most comprehensive and ambitious emissions trading scheme in the world was introduced last week into the Australian...

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Prepare to Share Pain

The Australian By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia The government must tighten its belt and let the private sector grow, urges Greig Gailey in The Australian. The economic...

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Keep Politics Out of Emissions Solution

The Australian Financial Review By Greig Gailey President, Business Council of Australia As the nation moves towards resolving the fate of the federal government’s carbon pollution reduction scheme, we must...

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