As NSW’s leading business organisation, NSW Business Chamber frequently provides statements and the views of the business community on important policy issues.
NSW Business Chamber maintains a record of statements made by the Chamber on behalf of the NSW business community.
New survey shows common ground on public holidays
23 September 2015
A new report released by the NSW Business Chamber, the state’s peak business organisation, shows that employers and employees are in agreement about which public holidays they consider to be less important, with employees indicating that current penalty rates are higher than what is required to attract them to work on certain public holidays.
New Small Business Minister has big shoes to fill
21 September 2015
The state’s peak business organisation, the NSW Business Chamber, says the small business community has lost its greatest advocate with Bruce Billson not reappointed to his post as Small Business Minister in the Turnbull Government.
New reform agenda puts NSW on the right track
14 September 2015
The NSW Business Chamber, the state’s peak business organisation, says the new reform agenda announced by the New South Wales Government will improve accountability of ministers, senior public servants and their departments and put NSW on the right track to keep its place as Australia’s best state to start and grow a business.
Greater access to government-supported training a win for students and employers
11 September 2015
The NSW Business Chamber, the state’s peak business organisation, says an additional $10 million in funding for government-supported traineeship courses announced by Minister for Skills, John Barilaro, will provide more career opportunities for young people and help address the skills shortage currently affecting employers in regional NSW.
Transition to Work program a great first step
08 September 2015
The Federal Government’s proposed Transition to Work service to tackle youth unemployment is a positive move according to the state’s peak business organisation, the NSW Business Chamber.
Export Growth China program secures first major trade deal
07 September 2015
NSW Business Chamber’s ground-breaking Export Growth China program has secured its first major trade agreement for a program participant, enabling Candori Australia to retail its quality range of powdered milk products in China’s largest supermarket chain.
Peak business group staggered by Harris comments
27 August 2015
The Chief Executive of the NSW Business Chamber, the state’s peak business organisation, said he was staggered that Productivity Commission Chairman, Peter Harris, could suggest that Australia’s complex and highly prescriptive award system was good for small business.
Coal Seam Gas moratorium will sap investor confidence
27 August 2015
The NSW Business Chamber, the state’s peak business organisation, says a proposed state-wide moratorium on Coal Seam Gas (CSG) will further sap investment confidence in the sector and threaten manufacturing jobs in New South Wales.
Export Growth China program officially launched in Shanghai
20 August 2015
The NSW Business Chamber’s ground breaking program, showcasing Australia’s best goods and services to Chinese wholesale buyers and distributors, has been officially launched in Shanghai at a gala event attended by Australian soccer great Tim Cahill and New South Wales Minister for Trade, the Hon. Stuart Ayres MP.