Volume 13 Issue 22

Board composition and NED pay

A new report from the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors maps changes in director fees, gender, tenure and age in Australia’s leading boardrooms.

Tax breaks crucial for investment in R&D

Tax incentives for both universities and industry to invest in research and development (R&D) are critical to Australia’s innovation agenda, says a leading expert.

Call for ASIC board

The AICD is calling for ASIC to be governed by a board of directors as part of a wide-ranging review of the corporate regulator’s capability and culture.

Website accessibility: An ethical and business issue

Many Australian companies unknowingly discriminate against customers with a disability by failing to have accessible websites.

Information governance goes digital

All federal government agencies will transition to entirely digital work processes under a new five-year plan from the National Archives of Australia.

Directors outline priorities for Turnbull

Results from the latest Director Sentiment Index (DSI) have been released, with directors calling on the Turnbull Government to act quickly on infrastructure and tax reform.

Mixed global outlook

The latest Deloitte Access Economics Business Outlook shows some mixed signals for global growth, with a slowdown in emerging economies presenting challenges for Australian business.

Atlassian bulks up board

Software provider Atlassian has appointed Shona Brown and Heather Mirjahangir Fernandez to its board of directors.

  • Date:11 Nov 2015
  • Type:Boardroom Report