Welsh success on the world stage ‘fast becoming the norm’
Recent outstanding individual, team and national sporting successes have helped contribute to an unprecedented global profile for Wales, the First Minister Carwyn Jones said today.
- Next stage of A55 multi-million pound tunnel scheme to begin
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Featured Article »Celebrating success in the creative and arts sectors in Wales
- Welsh success on the world stage ‘fast becoming the norm’
- A call for proposals on a migrant Roma strategy for Wales
- Draft Statutory Guidance on Multi-Agency Collaboration in respect of violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- A framework for managing the night time economy in Wales
- Charging guidance to Ofwat (the economic regulator of the water sector)
- Care and Support (Business Failure) (Wales) Regulations 2015 and the Care and Support (Provision of Health Services) (Wales) Regulations 2015, stemming from the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014
- Draft statutory guidance on the National Training Framework on violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
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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17 July 2014
Jane Hutt has today celebrated the unveiling of Bank Square - made possible thanks to an £11.5m investment package to breathe new life into Ebbw Vale town centre.
11 July 2014
Take a photo of an European-funded project and you could snap up €1,000 worth of digital camera equipment and a visit for two to Brussels.
26 June 2014
Over £40,000 has been invested in 18 organisations across Wales to help them forge collaborations with European partners, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
11 June 2014
An EU scheme pioneering collaborative research projects in marine science between business and universities has been given a £1m EU boost Finance Minister Jane Hutt has announced.
05 June 2014
A consultation will be launched today by Finance Minister Jane Hutt on the investment priorities of a new £75m (€90m) EU programme to benefit regions on both sides of the Irish Sea.
15 May 2014
Carwyn Jones and David Jones have emphasised the importance of the UK and Welsh governments’ working together to deliver a successful NATO Summit for Wales.
28 April 2014
A £6m EU-backed initiative will receive a further £555,000 EU boost, Jane Hutt has announced.
22 April 2014
European investment is playing a major role in helping deliver Next Generation Broadband to 96% of Wales’ homes and businesses by 2016, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
11 April 2014
A new EU investment of £75m will allow Wales to build on the success of the Ireland Wales Cross Border Programme, Jane Hutt said as she welcomed Irish Minister Brendan Howlin to Wales.
03 April 2014
A former library in Newport which has been transformed into a new learning hub thanks to EU Funds has been unveiled by Finance Minister Jane Hutt.
31 March 2014
“EU funds vital to Wales,” Finance Minister tells EU Commissioner as Welsh project wins top EU award
Jane Hutt has told Commissioner Johannes Hahn that EU funds have been essential to Wales as a Welsh project is recognised by the EU as one of the most innovative schemes across Europe.
20 March 2014
A taste of Wales and Ireland was served up at the Welsh Government office in Llandudno Junction to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, along with the relationship between North Wales and Ireland.
17 March 2014
Over 8,000 new businesses have been created and £665m worth of contracts have been won by industry through the delivery of the EU Structural Funds programmes in Wales, Jane Hutt told business leaders.
13 March 2014
Wales is proud to be a part of the European Union, and any move by the UK to exit the EU would be bad for Britain and particularly devastating for Wales, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
07 March 2014
“EU Funds are helping to support the low carbon economy and driving sustainable development,” Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
06 March 2014
Wales is ready to welcome the world this year, Finance Minister Jane Hutt has told a St. David’s Day reception in Brussels.
26 February 2014
An EU investment in North Wales’ iconic Nant Gwrtheyrn has made a real difference to the community, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today on a visit to the centre.
26 February 2014
A £500,000 EU boost will be announced by Finance Minister Jane Hutt today to help local businesses expand and create jobs in North West Wales.
20 February 2014
Finance Minister Jane Hutt has visited the site of Swansea University’s £450 million Bay Campus to see first hand how EU funds are helping to boost investment and create jobs in the region.
11 February 2014
Finance Minister Jane Hutt AM and EU Commissioner László Andor have today visited projects backed by the European Social Fund to see how they are benefiting thousands of people and businesses.
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