The latest Survey of Investor Confidence shows that difficult trading conditions continue to stifle investment.
The indices for sales and profits both declined, and the measures of expected investment and employment slumped badly.
ACCI calls on governments to bring the issue of youth unemployment into the centre stage in the Australian political debate.
With 500,000 people aged 15 to 24 not in full or part-time work training, ACCI says current training systems are "failing", and a better "helping hand" is needed to assist people to make the transition from school to work.
ACCI’s second national Red Tape Survey has found businesses are being strangled by red tape, and it is getting worse. According to the survey, 70 per cent of businesses say the regulatory burden has increased in the last twelve months, with almost a third saying it was “much higher”.
The Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has joined with the Business Council of Australia and the Minerals Council of Australia, to call on the Senate to repeal the Minerals Resource Rent Tax (MRRT).
The March quarter 2014 ACCI-Westpac Survey reveals that general business expectations for the next six months remain firm as activity consolidates following a strong performance in the previous quarter. More
ACCI strongly supports the government’s initiative to cut red-tape and undertake legislative repeal days. More
Four of Australia’s leading business groups, ACCI, Australian Industry Group, Business Council of Australia and the Minerals Council of Australia, are calling on the Senate to swiftly repeal the carbon tax. More
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