Watch the YouTube video of Campbell Newman's address at CEDA's QLD State of the State forum on 19 September.
“The signing of these free-trade agreements is coming at a time when the growing middle class of China is starting to have a genuine impact on global demand and consumption patterns,” Commonwealth Bank Managing Director Industrials, Food, Beverage and Agriculture, Peter McGregor has told a CEDA audience.
Australia has dropped another place in world competitiveness rankings, falling further in economic performance and government efficiency rankings, raising concerns about our competitiveness as a smart economy.
CEDA continued to go from strength to strength in 2014, one of the most successful years in CEDA's history, confirming CEDA's place at the forefront of public policy discussion. Here are some highlights from 2014.