First Minister welcomes Tata deal and announces £4m Tata skills programme
First Minister Carwyn Jones says the agreement between Tata and the unions is a massive step towards securing the long term future of steel making in Wales.
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05 December 2016
Production of animation series for broadcast in China underway in Wales with Welsh Government support
A major Chinese preschool animation series for broadcast in China is being produced in Cardiff by the award winning Cloth Cat Animation Studio with support from the Welsh Government.
02 December 2016
Economy Secretary, Ken Skates has urged people across Wales to shop locally and support small businesses in the run up to Christmas.
29 November 2016
Filming is underway at Dragon Studios, Pencoed, on the biggest budget US TV production ever to be shot in Wales.
24 November 2016
AMPLYFI is to create forty new jobs in Cardiff following support from the Welsh Government.
21 November 2016
North Wales received a double boost today when Economy Secretary Ken Skates announced in principal allocation of £20m to establish an Advanced Manufacturing & Research Institute
18 November 2016
Ahead of Saturday’s rugby international, Economy Secretary, Ken Skates has been in Pencoed visiting, Sony one of Wales’ longest standing Japanese investors.
16 November 2016
Boost for Deeside Enterprise Zone as Electroimpact UK plans expansion that will create new high quality jobs
Electroimpact UK is investing £2.8m to expand its facilities and operations on Deeside Enterprise Zone in a move that will create 37 high calibre jobs with support from the Welsh Government.
14 November 2016
International industries, home grown enterprises and pioneering start-ups based in Wales are the stars of a new highly focussed business marketing campaign to attract more inward investment to Wales.
14 November 2016
To kick off this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week, Economy Secretary Ken Skates is celebrating the success of a North Wales network.
09 November 2016
LSN Diffusion Ltd is expanding in Ammanford, increasing manufacturing capacity with support from the Welsh Government that will create and safeguard jobs.
07 November 2016
Wales' profile as a key international location for the development and deployment of marine energy devices and technologies will be promoted at a world-leading conference in Brussels this week.
02 November 2016
Number 1 Capital Quarter – the Grade A office building originally acquired by the Welsh Government to stimulate development of top quality office accommodation in Cardiff’s Enterprise Zone
27 October 2016
Layla – accompanied by her hawk ’Shaka’ – will tell National Mentoring Day how mentoring gave her business a flying start
A business woman who runs a UK wide avian pest control company from Mid Wales will be in Cardiff today - with her hawk.
26 October 2016
The Porth Teigr area of Cardiff Bay could soon be home to street food, a pop up market, live outdoor events, offices and hotel apartments.
17 October 2016
The Economy Secretary, Ken Skates has been in North Wales today to see the difference that Welsh Government investment is making to the region’s economy and skills base.
14 October 2016
Statistics showing that Wales is punching above its weight when it comes to its number of private sector businesses have been welcomed by Economy Secretary, Ken Skates.
11 October 2016
Pontypool company wins major contract to supply safety critical devices for Chernobyl confinement project
Pontypool-based manufacturer Flamgard Calidair has won a contract with the Chernobyl New Safe Confinement.
10 October 2016
Six companies from Wales will be showcasing some of the best that Welsh aerospace industry has to offer at MRO Europe this October – the largest event of its kind outside of north America.
07 October 2016
Economy Secretary, Ken Skates will be in Japan next week as part of the Welsh Government’s ongoing work to strengthen trade links with its international partners.
04 October 2016
Representatives from Aston Martin and Jaguar Land Rover are attending and presenting at Autolink 2016.
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