Prosperity

Enhancing Australia's Prosperity

  This is the text of a speech delivered by Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott to the Australian Institute of International Affairs in Canberra today.   Acknowledgements Distinguished guests. Ladies and gentlemen....

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The More Things Change

Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott gave this speech to the Australia Israel Chamber of Commerce WA. Check against delivery. Acknowledgements Distinguished guests. Ladies and gentlemen. I would like to acknowledge the...

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People Hungry for a New Vision

The Australian 5 April 2012 Tony Shepherd President, Business Council of Australia This is an edited extract of a speech to the Australia–Israel Chamber of Commerce  that was published in...

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Productivity Is Key to Everything

Note from Graham Bradley: Seeing the article in today’s paper, written just before Christmas, it struck me how much can change in a few short weeks. The disaster in Queensland...

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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...

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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