Media Statements

17 May, 2017
Every savings measure found by the State Government takes the budget one step closer to surplus.
10 May, 2017
Western Australia’s peak business group has welcomed the Federal Budget’s focus on training and workforce development.
09 May, 2017
The Western Australian business community has welcomed funding for WA infrastructure but warned the Federal Government must not continue to raise taxes to fix the budget.
30 April, 2017
The Western Australian business community has welcomed today’s announcement that the Turnbull Government will order a Productivity Commission inquiry into the GST distribution model.
28 April, 2017
CCI says the WA business community has strongly welcomed today’s announcement that the State Government will amalgamate state departments from 41 to 25.
20 April, 2017
GST reform could pump billions into the national economy by incentivising states to grow under-developed industries, says Western Australia’s leading business advocate.
18 April, 2017
Any changes to the skilled migration system must not make it harder for businesses to access skilled labour quickly and efficiently, says WA’s peak business advocate.
06 April, 2017
Today’s update on WA’s dire financial position reinforces the need for expansive savings measures, says the CCI.
27 March, 2017
Western Australian electricity consumers do not pay the true price for their power which is putting an unacceptable strain on the budget bottom line, says CCI.
24 March, 2017
The drop in Western Australia’s GST share reinforces the need for tighter control on state finances, says the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Western Australia (CCI).