Bowen ramps up the innovation rhetoric

The shadow treasurer isn't talking a lot about broadband but he is hitting all the high notes on a policy turf where Labor thinks it can make a mark.

As immigration minister in 2012, Chris Bowen was the architect of the Significant Investor Visa (SIV) program that is bringing cashed-up business people to Australia. Now, as the shadow treasurer, Bowen is talking up the need for a new class of entrepreneur visa.


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