Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
Chinese health and nurtraceutical group to open European HQ, R&D and manufacturing centre in Wales
Acerchem International a leading Chinese health and nutraceutical group is to establish its European HQ and R&D and manufacturing centre in Wales.
- New EU project to help grow the fisheries industry in Wales and Ireland
- Three quarters of a million pounds for Little Haven flood alleviation scheme
- Chinese health and nurtraceutical group to open European HQ, R&D and manufacturing centre in Wales
Section highlightLandfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.
Final Budget 2017-18 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2017-18 is £15bn.Learn more »
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Environment and countryside
21 February 2017
The Welsh Government is making nearly three quarters of a million pounds available to help reduce the risk of flooding to homes and businesses in Little Haven.
17 February 2017
Mainstay Marine Solutions in Pembrokeshire has been awarded a £5.8million Welsh Government contract to build two new Welsh Fisheries Patrol Vessels.
14 February 2017
The reputation of Wales’ thriving food and drink industry has been given a boost after the EU confirmed Traditionally Reared Pedigree Welsh Pork has gained protected status.
14 February 2017
The Welsh Government Warm Homes programme provides funding for home energy efficiency improvements to low income households and those living in deprived communities across Wales.
13 February 2017
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs has announced a new Avian Influenza Prevention Zone, in place from 28 February until 30 April.
13 February 2017
Wales needs a better and fairer approach to public access for outdoor recreation.
09 February 2017
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths has announced the opening of a new round of funding, worth over £18million, for Glastir Advanced.
06 February 2017
Cabinet Secretary announces support to help Welsh fishermen access millions of pounds of European funding
Wales’ fishermen and coastal communities will be able to access £60,000 of Welsh Government funding to help them make applications for millions of pounds of European funding.
02 February 2017
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs will hear the views of farmers, organisations and food businesses on the Welsh Government’s vision of a future for the UK outside the EU today.
31 January 2017
Lesley Griffiths has taken steps to strengthen the protection for sea birds and harbour porpoise in Wales.
27 January 2017
“Bovine TB at ten year low, but we must work together to eliminate disease” – Wales’ Chief Veterinary Officer
The Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales, Christianne Glossop, has said new incidents of bovine TB are at a ten year low as she addressed some of the misconceptions about the disease picture in Wales.
20 January 2017
Lesley Griffiths has welcomed the farming industry’s positive response to the new electronic sheep movement reporting system for Wales, EIDCymru.
12 January 2017
A public consultation on the possible introduction of fixed penalty notices to combat fly-tipping has been launched by the Welsh Government.
12 January 2017
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, has today met with Wales’ next generation of farmers to answer questions on the prospects of the industry post–Brexit.
09 January 2017
The Welsh Government will invest an extra £40m over the next four years to improve the energy efficiency of up to 25,000 homes across Wales and support other green growth initiatives.
06 January 2017
A £40m scheme will be available to farmers to help them reduce their carbon emissions and to improve their resilience and competitiveness.
05 January 2017
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths has officially opened Wales’ first Solar village.
04 January 2017
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs has declared an extension of the Avian Influenza Prevention Zone, covering the whole of Wales, by a further seven weeks, until 28 February.
03 January 2017
The Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales has confirmed Avian Influenza H5N8 in a back yard flock of chickens and ducks on a premises in Pontyberem, Carmarthenshire.
22 December 2016
The Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales has confirmed a finding of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N8 in a wild duck in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire.
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