Ai Group - Australian Industry Group : Reclaiming Referred State IR Powers is not the Answer
09/24/2012| 05:10am US/Eastern
"The Australian Industry Group congratulates Dennis
Richardson on his appointment as Secretary of the Department of
Defence. As one of Australia's most experienced diplomats
and distinguished public servants Mr Richardson is an excellent
choice for what is arguably one of Australia's most
challenging and complex leadership positions," said
Australian Industry Group Chief Executive, Innes Willox.
Monday 17 September 2012
"To have a high skill economy Australia must have a high
performing school system and Ai Group welcomes the aspiration
for Australia to have world-class education system embodied in
the Federal Government's response to the Gonski Review.
Monday 03 September 2012
"Ai Group member companies had been looking to the
economic promise of the Olympic Dam expansion project in the
near term to boost the state's economy. While a commercial
decision, today's announcement is a great disappointment to
many of them," said Australian Industry Group South
Australian Director, Stephen Myatt.
Wednesday 22 August 2012
Ai Group is on the record supporting a program of reform to
reduce the company tax rate to 25 per cent. This would bring
our company tax rate down to be more in line with those of
other small and medium sized OECD countries. Such a move would
assist in alleviating some of the structural pressures much of
our economy is currently facing, it would add to investment and
would help lift productivity.
Thursday 09 August 2012
"A staged implementation of the new Workers Compensation
system is sensible and the model announced by the NSW
Government is well balanced," said Ai Group NSW Director,
Tuesday 07 August 2012
"Cochlear is a great Australian success story. It is a
very impressive company with a growing workforce in Australia
Friday 03 August 2012
"The Australian Industry Group welcomes today's
announcement of the Fair Work Building and Construction
Advisory Board," Australian Industry Group Chief Executive
Innes Willox said today.
Thursday 26 July 2012
"Ai Group welcomes today's launch of the Australian
Workforce & Productivity Agency. With the unacceptably low
levels of productivity and intensifying skill shortages in
Australia, there is an urgent need for industry to be given a
stronger role in our training system.
Thursday 19 July 2012