Metro Project ‘huge opportunity for Wales’ says transport industry
An ambitious plan for a transformative integrated transport system in South Wales will take another step forwards today, as the First Minister launches a publicity campaign for the new Metro system.
- Wales’ Health Minister calls on UK Government to ban fatty and sugary food adverts on TV before 9pm
- Caernarfon Castle to host Weeping Window poppy sculpture
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- Local Government Act 2000 Part III, Conduct of Local Government Members - Amendments to Subordinate Legislation
- Packaging Producer Responsibility Scheme
- Proposed New Management Measures for the Scallop Fishery in Cardigan Bay
- The Public Sector Waste and Resource Efficiency Plan
- Code of Practice on the Role of the Director of Social Services under Part 8 of the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) 2014 Act
- Refugee and Asylum Seeker Delivery Plan
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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18 November 2015
The winners of Visit Wales’ new attraction accolades scheme have been announced today by Deputy Minister for Culture Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates.
18 November 2015
Ken Skates, Deputy Minister for Culture, Tourism and Sport issued the invitation to the Welsh tourism industry to join the Great Weekend of Adventure - 2nd and 3rd April 2016.
10 November 2015
Figures released today show that Wales' tourism industry has seen strong growth in 2015 to date.
06 November 2015
The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates today had an opportunity to see developments at the One Planet Adventure in Denbighshire to see how the centre has developed.
28 October 2015
Cruise Wales, on behalf of the Welsh Government, has launched a new training opportunity for German speakers in Pembrokeshire and south west Wales.
20 October 2015
Visit Wales Summer Business Monitor shows that three quarters of tourism businesses in Wales received increased or similar levels of guests compared with August 2014.
29 September 2015
Funding announced by the Welsh Government today will enable work to start on the long term restoration of Gelli Aur Country Park in the Towy Valley.
22 September 2015
There are a 100 days to go before the Year of Adventure starts in Wales for 2016 - what will be your adventure in 2016?
14 September 2015
The Millennium Stadium will host eight matches during the Rugby World Cup, and the Welsh Government will be using the opportunity to promote Wales’ business and tourism offer to visiting rugby fans.
01 September 2015
New figures show a continued growth in the number of nights and expenditure spent in Wales during the first five months of this year, compared to the same period last year.
28 August 2015
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.
07 August 2015
Foyles of Glasbury has opened its doors to guests following a significant refurbishment supported with £150,000 from the Welsh Government.
07 August 2015
The Welsh Government is continuing to support a rich and diverse range of music events this summer.
05 August 2015
Wales increased its share of domestic tourism spending during the first quarter of this year.
30 July 2015
The opening of Surf Snowdonia in Dolgarrog in the Conwy Valley this Saturday gives Wales another iconic adventure tourism attraction and makes it an adventure destination to rival any in the world.
29 July 2015
The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism Ken Skates has officially opened phase 1 of the redevelopment of Saundersfoot Harbour.
23 July 2015
The Deputy Minister is making a series of visits in north Wales ahead of Wales’ Year of Adventure in 2016.
17 July 2015
Tourism in Wales is in a strong position as official figures reveal further growth in the first quarter of 2015 when compared to a record breaking 2014.
06 July 2015
Wales was first in line to announce a programme of events to celebrate the centenary of Roald Dahl in 2016.
02 July 2015
Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism Ken Skates has taken the controls of a historic narrow-gauge steam train on Talyllyn Railway to help promote Wales as the home of adventure in 2016.
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