News and interviews on Brendan Nelson including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Thursday, 25 June 2009
The UteGate spectacle is likely to see public servants holding more weight with lobbyists over the next few months.
Tuesday, 17 February 2009
China Inc has its sights set on Australia’s resources sector once again, with state-owned metals company Minmetals launching a $2.6 billion takeover offer for OZ Minerals, just days after Chinalco said it will invest $US19.5 billion in mining giant Rio Tinto.
Wednesday, 03 December 2008
Retailer Harvey Norman, Apple’s iPhone, US president-elect Barack Obama and Olympic swimmer Stephanie Rice have one thing in common – they top Google’s most popular search terms for 2008.
Tuesday, 23 September 2008
Small business will take a more prominent position in Malcolm Turnbull’s shadow ministry, with former small business minister Steven Ciobo retaining his portfolio and being elevated to the shadow cabinet.
Wednesday, 17 September 2008
Just a day after he seized the Liberal leadership from Brendan Nelson, entrepreneurs have given Malcolm Turnbull a resounding vote of confidence.
The rise of Malcolm Turnbull to the position of Liberal leader means the top echelon of Australian politics is now dominated by two men who understand entrepreneurship – and whose families have become wealthy because of it.
Tuesday, 16 September 2008
Malcolm Turnbull has seized the Liberal leadership from Brendan Nelson after a surprise party-room vote in Canberra this morning.
Thursday, 11 September 2008
At last Peter Costello has declared his hand. He won’t run for leadership and he is planning to leave politics. Critics point out that this has been his agenda all along, but he has kept the nation, his party and his supporters guessing to garner publicit
Wednesday, 27 August 2008
Peter Costello and carbon credits were two areas of intense debate in private discussions at Australian Leadership Retreat at Hayman Island.
Wednesday, 20 August 2008
The Rudd Government’s luxury car tax is under fire from a surprising source – Green Party senators, who could hold the key to whether the law actually passes through Parliament.
Thursday, 07 August 2008
Poking around the ACCC’s new Grocery Choice website that was launched yesterday, one thing becomes instantly clear; it is not a stunt, as Opposition Leader Brendan Nelson says.
Monday, 23 June 2008
Oil paradox explained: Kohler
Wednesday, 11 June 2008
Nelson talks tough on unfair dismissal
Tuesday, 20 May 2008
Australian Industry Group’s Heather Ridout is one of Australia’s most powerful women: Kohler
Friday, 16 May 2008
Nelson pushes small business tax relief
Thursday, 24 April 2008
Anderson takes the reins at ACCI
Monday, 14 April 2008
Today’s winners and losers
Friday, 04 April 2008
Opposition backs AWA lite
Wednesday, 06 February 2008
Labor IR bill to hit Senate speed bump
Friday, 01 February 2008
Ciobo to urge Coalition to stand firm on unfair dismissal