A beginning and not an end - that’s what Manufacturing Australia wants from the Energy White Paper released today.
Fair Work Act review falls short on real productivity reform, says Dick Warburton, Executive Chairman of Manufacturing Australia.
Manufacturing Australia has appointed one of Australia’s most prominent business leaders, Mr Richard (Dick) Warburton, as its inaugural Chairman. Mr Warburton will lead the new industry body as it addresses major public policy issues affecting Australia’s manufacturing industry, including local content, productivity, trade and anti-dumping, and innovation.
ACCC Chairman, Rod Simms’, initial comments on the East Coast Gas Market Review are a welcome validation of the concerns raised by Australia’s largest manufacturers about supply insecurity, market dysfunction and lessening of competition in Australia’s gas market.