Opinion Article

We Can Make a Difference in East Asia

The Australian Financial Review By John W.H. Denton, Partner and Chief Executive Officer Corrs Chambers Westgarth Chairman, BCA Trade and International Relations Task Force There’s a new role for Australia...

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Essential Reform That Time Forgot

The Australian Financial Review By Greig GaileyPresidentBusiness Council of Australia Australia sees itself as a single, national economy. Yet despite this unified image we present to the world, there’s a...

It’s a Different Economy, Stupid

The Australian  p. 8. By Greig Gailey President Business Council of Australia Federal budgets are seen predominantly through a short-term lens. Speculation on possible new spending and tax cuts in...

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Unwieldy System Must Go

The Australian Financial Review By Tim Cox, Tax Partner PricewaterhouseCoopers As the dust settles on Labor’s election triumph, the new Australian Government now has an opportunity to address business tax...

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Education Overhaul Will Open Door of Opportunity

The Age By Hutch RanckChairmanBCA Education, Skills and Innovation Task Force When it comes to setting out a new social agenda for Australia, there appears to be a lot of...

Stakes Too High To Turn Back

The Australian By Greig Gailey President Business Council of Australia The federal election result underlined a clear shift in community sentiment about how Australia should harness the opportunities and tackle...

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A Time to Improve Social Prosperity

Herald Sun By Katie Lahey Chief Executive Business Council of Australia. After 16 years of continuous economic growth, Australia is undoubtedly experiencing the best of economic times. Individual wealth continues...

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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...