Get 50% off your first eLearning purchase
Use ELEARNING2020 code at cart

Media Statements

Fiscal antidote right for WA economy
Chris Rodwell CCIWA Chief Executive Officer 12 March 2020  With our economy being buffeted by troubled and uncertain conditions, the Federal Government’s economic stimulus package provides...
Read more »
Stripping business sector of patient services a disappointing step
Tuesday, 10 March 2020  Aaron Morey, CCIWA Chief Economist The Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA is disappointed with the State Government’s decision to strip...
Read more »
Turbulent waters for ship of State
CCIWA Chief Economist Aaron Morey 4 March 2020 WA’s economy has sailed into the oncoming COVID-19 storm in a fragile state, according to data released...
Read more »
Forthcoming departure of Western Australian Treasurer
Chris Rodwell CCIWA Chief Executive Officer With today’s unexpected news that the Hon. Ben Wyatt MLA will not contest the next election, Western Australia will...
Read more »
Scrutiny must be applied to rushed industrial manslaughter provisions
Chris Rodwell CCIWA Chief Executive Officer The Workplace Health and Safety Bill before the WA Parliament today was premised on the harmonisation of workplace settings...
Read more »
Tourism set for red tape tangle
Chris Rodwell CCIWA Chief Executive Officer Western Australia would become the only state saddling Airbnb and other short-stay accommodation platforms with onerous and unnecessary regulations...
Read more »
WA Government tourism initiative welcomed
Chris Rodwell CCIWA Chief Executive Officer The Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA (CCIWA) has welcomed the State Government’s announcement today of a further $10...
Read more »
WA economy in desperate need of a reform wave
Aaron Morey CCIWA Chief Economist Western Australia’s economy begins the decade with weak business and dwelling investment, a contracting domestic economy and subdued economic activity.
Read more »
Consumer strike continues to hit business confidence
The slowdown in consumer spending has continued to weigh on business confidence, reinforcing concerns that Western Australia’s economy has entered the new decade in ‘survival...
Read more »
CCIWA announces Nicolle Jenkins as President
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA (CCIWA) is pleased to confirm the election of Nicolle Jenkins as President and Marcus Stafford AM as Vice...
Read more »
WA households limp into 2020
West Australians are limping across the finish line of 2019, ending the decade with subdued confidence and personal finances impacted by external factors.
Read more »
Debt discipline key to WA’s recovery
West Australians knew they were getting a surplus for Christmas, but $2.6 billion is a welcome bonus when growth and confidence in the economy are...
Read more »