Opinion Article

Smarten up Our Act on Innovation

The Australian Financial Review By Steve Vamos Chairman Managing Director Microsoft Australia Australia needs a new national debate on innovation policy, and not just because of the potential gains innovation...

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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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Struggling with a Tangle of Red Tape

The Advertiser By Katie Lahey Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia Today, South Australian Premier Mike Rann will join his state and territory counterparts and the Prime Minister for what promises...

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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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Australia's Inevitable Reforms

The Wall Street Journal Asia By Michael Chaney President Business Council of Australia MELBOURNE – Australia's economic expansion is powering ahead, thanks to the current government's continuing commitment to free-market...

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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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Complex Tax System Needs Modernising

The Advertiser By Katie Lahey Chief Executive Business Council of Australia IT seems like yesterday we were in the midst of what was then described as the biggest ever tax...

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Doha Round: Time for Tough Decisions

Financial Times By: Peter Corish President, National Farmers' Federation, Australia John Denton Chairman Partner & Chief Executive Officer Corrs Chambers Westgarth Vince FitzGerald President, Australian Services Roundtable Sir, The World...

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Action Urged on Crucial Infrastructure

The Australian By Rod Pearse Chairman BCA Sustainable Growth Task Force CEO & Managing Director Boral Limited Growth depends on decisions being translated into tangible results, writes Rod Pearse The reform...

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