New deal for the education workforce »Delivering our ambitions for learners in Wales will need the full commitment of a highly skilled and professional workforce.Learn more »
£2.7million for Welsh museums, archives and libraries
- PRA Health Services expansion to create nearly 90 jobs in Swansea
- E-cigarette use more common among under 15s than tobacco, research finds
- £2.7million for Welsh museums, archives and libraries
- Consultation on guidance for commissioning substance misuse services
- Proposal for the registration of school learning support workers with the Education Workforce Council
- Proposals for the Basic Payment Scheme
- Consultation on Service Framework for the Treatment of People with a Co-occurring Mental Health and Substance Misuse Problem 2015
- Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD) Consultation – UK Marine Programme of Measures
- Aligning the apprenticeship model to the needs of the Welsh economy
Section highlightRegulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) BillThe Bill will improve the quality of care and support in Wales and strengthen protection for citizens.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
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Business and economy
17 April 2015
PRA Health Sciences – a leading global clinical research organisation - is making its second major expansion in Swansea creating nearly ninety new jobs with Welsh Government support.
13 April 2015
Warmer Nights – a small philanthropic on-line retail business with big ambitions – has been launched in the Swansea Valley to help homeless young people.
10 April 2015
Economy Minister, Edwina Hart, has announced the extension of the Wales Retail Relief Scheme, and an increase in the maximum benefit available to £1,500 in 2015-16.
07 April 2015
Nuclear Capability Study highlights multi-billion pound investment in nuclear industry - 'a once in a generation opportunity for Welsh businesses'
The multi-billion pound investment planned for the nuclear industry in Wales over the next twenty years presents a once in a generation opportunity for Welsh businesses.
02 April 2015
Alar Engineering has ensured it remains a cut above its competitors by investing in the latest Computer Numeric Controlled (CNC) precision laser machining technology.
01 April 2015
The full devolution of non-domestic rates in Wales from today marks a major first milestone for fiscal devolution in Wales, Finance and Government Business Minister Jane Hutt said.
31 March 2015
Princes Gate Spring Water is investing £5.5m in a major expansion project with support from the Welsh Government that will double staff numbers and more than triple production volumes.
30 March 2015
An expansion project to develop next generation products for the rapidly expanding digital TV market has been secured by Nagra Media UK's Cwmbran centre.
27 March 2015
Pembroke’s Main Street is the latest place to go superfast in Pembrokeshire with local households and businesses now able to place orders for faster internet speeds thanks to Superfast Cymru.
27 March 2015
Boost for games development sector in Wales announced as successful trade delegation return from San Francisco
The Welsh Government has announced funding support for the next two years to maintain the momentum of the Wales Games Development Show.
24 March 2015
Bala based Williams Homes – which specialises in low carbon eco-build timber framed homes - has created thirty new jobs after a major investment at its premises, supported by the Welsh Government.
23 March 2015
A Singaporean owned biotech company specialising in the extraction and manufacture of natural bioactive compounds from plants for health applications is undergoing a major £2m expansion in Wales.
18 March 2015
Aldi is investing £59.5million to build a new regional distribution centre and offices in Cardiff – creating more than 400 jobs with Welsh Government support.
17 March 2015
Economy Minister, Edwina Hart, has announced £44m of EU and Welsh Government funding to extend a service to help Welsh businesses grow and create jobs.
09 March 2015
More than 23,500 homes and businesses in Pembrokeshire can now access fast fibre broadband thanks to the Superfast Cymru programme as Tenby becomes the latest area to benefit.
05 March 2015
Economy Minister, Edwina Hart, has announced £20m of EU and Welsh Government funding for a new programme to help Welsh businesses grow.
05 March 2015
Economy and Science Minister Edwina Hart has announced Welsh Government support to help GE Healthcare establish a multi-million pound Open Innovation Village in Cardiff.
04 March 2015
A new £3m fund will turn life science research projects into businesses, stimulating further growth in the sector.
03 March 2015
The Superfast Cymru programme has hit the halfway mark with nearly 346,000 homes and businesses in Wales now able to access fast fibre broadband thanks to the project.
02 March 2015
Access to superfast broadband on Wrexham Industrial Estate is to be expanded as part of the Welsh Government’s Superfast Infill Project.