News from CEDA events


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Worry over wages growth raised at EPO launch

Concern over Australia’s stagnant wages growth emerged as a key economic and social concern from the launch of CEDA’s 2018 Economic and Political Overview (EPO) in Brisbane on 16 February. Read more…


Competition and consumer watchdog to target consumer guarantees, unfair contracts

Misuse of market power, unfair business-to-business contracts and consumer guarantees are the main 2018 priorities for the nation’s top competition watchdog. Read more…


Tasmanian Treasurers call for costed promises ahead of election

Tasmania’s Treasurer and Shadow Treasurer have both called for fully costed policies ahead of the state election in March. Read more…


Workforce transformation cause for optimism says Microsoft Australia boss

Technological disruption and the transformation of our workforce should be a cause for optimism not only concern, according to Microsoft Australia Managing Director, Steven Worrall. Read more…


No poker face on the Tasmanian Opposition Leader

Last financial year Tasmanians lost $110 million on poker machines in pubs and clubs, Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Rebecca White said at CEDA Tasmania event. Read more…


Shattering of silence marks extraordinary year of change for women

A profound shift in women being taken seriously has marked an extraordinary 2017, journalist Catherine Fox and writer and commentator Jane Caro told a CEDA Women in Leadership event in Adelaide. Read more…


CEDA Chief Executive announced on PBO expert panel

CEDA Chief Executive, Melinda Cilento has been announced as a member for a Parliamentary Budget Office expert panel. Read more…


NSW mid-year economic update: Treasurer the Hon. Dominic Perrottet

The NSW budget position is even stronger than the forecast surplus, NSW Treasurer, the Hon. Dominic Perrottet has told a CEDA audience. Read more…


The race to embrace innovation

We’re now in what’s been calculated as a US$1.6 trillion per annum global innovation race, where the rate of investment in new technologies is increasing every year, Innovation and Science Australia Chair, Bill Ferris AC said at the CEDA New South Wales innovation and disruption event. Read more…


WA economy has turned a corner: WA Premier, the Hon. Mark McGowan

The Western Australia economy has turned the corner from what has been a difficult period, Western Australia Premier, the Hon. Mark McGowan has told a CEDA audience. Read more…


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