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On Monday 20 October 2008, the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs tabled its report on the inquiry into developing Indigenous enterprises entitled Open for Business: Developing Indigenous enterprises in Australia.

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This report is comprised of preliminary pages, 5 chapters, 1 additional comments and 3 appendices.

Open for Business: Developing Indigenous enterprises in Australia

Preliminary pages (PDF 91KB)
Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations

Chapter 1 (PDF 76B)
Developing Indigenous enterprises

Chapter 2 (PDF 161KB)
Indigenous business strengths and competitive advantage

Chapter 3 (PDF 242KB)
The role of government, industry and community programs

Chapter 4 (PDF 156KB)
Corporate incentives to trade and engage with Indigenous businesses

Chapter 5 (PDF 112KB)
Minority supplier development councils

Additional Comments (PDF 34KB)
Mr Andrew Laming MP, The Hon. Tony Abbott MP, The Hon. Dr Sharman Stone MP

Appendix A (PDF 34KB)
List of Submissions

Appendix B (PDF 60KB)
Public Hearings

Appendix C (PDF 49KB)
List of Exhibits

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