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Be smarter about managing the virus

Protecting the health of Australians must remain our number one priority but a smarter, consistent and more predictable approach to restrictions will help reduce the economic and social costs of managing the virus.

Living on borrowed time

Australians would be $10,000 better off over a decade if we fixed our productivity problem and stopped it acting as a handbrake on the economy.

Making Australia a world-leading digital economy

The Government is aiming for Australia to become a leading digital economy by 2030. The COVID-19 crisis has highlighted the role of digital technologies in supporting business continuity, delivering government services, and maintaining social connections. To foster economic recovery and ensure all Australians can benefit...

Asia Taskforce: How Team Australia can succeed in Asia

In October 2019, the Business Council of Australia and Asia Society Australia with PwC and the University of Sydney Business School as knowledge partners, formed an Asia Taskforce to examine how Australian companies can increase their presence and position in...

Shifting gear: three steps to safely, quickly and permanently reopen Australia in 2021

As Australia embarks on its biggest ever peacetime operation to roll-out vaccines for COVID-19, our national approach to suppressing and containing the virus needs to evolve. The Business Council has released Shifting gear: three steps to safely, quickly and permanently reopen...

The state of enterprise bargaining in Australia

Enterprise agreements enable business and workers to share success. They remain the best way to keep people in work and to enable businesses to grow and succeed so they can pay higher wages and employ additional workers But the latest...

Asia Taskforce Discussion Paper No. 07: The Right Product Sold The Right Way: Opportunities for Australian businesses in the Japanese Financial Services industry

The paper is intended to contribute to a discussion about how Australian capability and talent can help to broaden our economic relationship with Japan and build on the already strong connection between our financial services industries built up over the...

Reports and papers

Asia Taskforce Special Supplement Discussion Paper: What successful companies do well

The Asia Taskforce’s Interim Report (July 2020) provided a snapshot of our thinking on factors and drivers behind winning strategies and businesses. Here we marry these preliminary observations with more granular details derived from several in depth case studies of...

Asia Taskforce Discussion Paper No. 06: Taking Australia's healthcare innovation advantage to Indonesia

This Discussion Paper has been prepared as part of a series of short reports on specific topics identified by the Business Council of Australia and Asia Society Australia Asia Taskforce (with PwC Australia and The University of Sydney Business School as knowledge partners) to...

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