Action packed August Bank Holiday
The waters of Cardiff bay will be full of action this weekend as the last summer bank holiday gets underway with the P1 Welsh Grand Prix of the Sea.
- Secondary School attendance levels at record high
- £5.7m Welsh Government investment into clinical research and development
- Action packed August Bank Holiday
- Review of the Water Resources (Control of Pollution) (Silage, Slurry and Agricultural Fuel Oil) (Wales) Regulations 2010
- Charging guidance to Ofwat (the economic regulator of the water sector)
- Food Hygiene Rating (Promotion of Food Hygiene Ratings)(Wales) Regulations
- The development of an energy efficiency strategy for Wales
- Welsh Government action plan to further equality for transgender people
- Secondary legislation for development management
Section highlightThe Planning (Wales) Act 2015
The act puts in place delivery structures, processes and procedures to make Wales’ planning system fit for the 21st century.
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.
1st Supplementary Budget 2015-16 »
The 1st supplementary budget proposes a number of changes to the final budget for 2015-16, which was published in December 2014.Learn more »
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28 August 2015
The Ford Saturday Club is gearing up to welcome the latest group in September when it celebrates its 18th anniversary.
26 August 2015
Cytec Industries Inc is expanding operations in Wrexham and investing up to £65million in a new manufacturing facility.
24 August 2015
The Welsh Government has allocated £100,000 to help Welsh aerospace suppliers up their game and participate in the Supply Chain 21st Century (SC21) continuous improvement programme.
20 August 2015
The Welsh Government has announced plans to build a new £2m factory in Welshpool for Zip Clip to facilitate the company’s expansion following a number of new contracts it has secured.
19 August 2015
Green Man celebrates its 13th birthday this week, one of a few UK festivals to have sold out, reinforcing its position as one of the top UK events.
14 August 2015
A pilot project aimed at supporting start-up games developers in Wales will see four successful companies get a grant of up to £25,000 to build new titles.
12 August 2015
Accelovance Inc. a global clinical research organisation is establishing its European Headquarters in Wales.
06 August 2015
The Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology Julie James has welcomed the latest Ofcom Communications Market Report published today which highlights the progress of superfast broadband in Wales.
05 August 2015
The Welsh Government is extending its support for the Wales Rally GB, which will see the iconic event return to Wales over the next three years.
05 August 2015
An award winning North Wales company which installs resin flooring for clients across the UK has expanded into new premises to meet the growing demand for its services.
04 August 2015
A Pontypool-based building products firm is embarking on a major expansion initiative that should create 31 new jobs, with Welsh Government support.
27 July 2015
Edwina Hart welcomes production venture to boost international film and TV production in Wales by £100m
The Welsh Government is supporting a new UK/US production company to produce high-end TV and film for the global television market.
23 July 2015
Cardiff Based Red & Black Films’ Supernatural Thriller “Don’t Knock Twice” Gets Backing from £30m Media Investment Budget
“Don’t Knock Twice” – the supernatural thriller starring Katee Sackhoff is the latest feature film to get backing from the Welsh Government’s £30m Media Investment Budget.
21 July 2015
The boundaries of Anglesey Enterprise Zone are to be extended to maximise economic benefits for the region.
21 July 2015
A South Wales legal practice is expanding and opening a specialist conveyancing centre of excellence in Bridgend.
14 July 2015
Four projects which aim to improve road safety and reduce the number of motorcycle casualties on Welsh roads are to benefit from Welsh Government research funding.
14 July 2015
The Economy Minister, Edwina Hart, has announced the members of the implementation group for the Teifi Valley Local Growth Zone.
08 July 2015
Organisations across Wales are being encouraged to bid for funding from the Welsh Government for projects to bring the wonder of science to children and young people.
08 July 2015
Eiry Rees Thomas, who launched a career in her sixties as a bilingual curriculum content creator, adds another string to her bow this month.
07 July 2015
More people are set to receive superfast broadband in Wales as the successful programme bringing it to areas which would otherwise not receive it is expanded.
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