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Cardiff appoints leading US compound semiconductor expert with Welsh Government support
One of the world’ s leading experts in compound semiconductors has been appointed to lead a new research laboratory at Cardiff University through the Welsh Government’s £50m Sêr Cymru programme.
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- Cardiff appoints leading US compound semiconductor expert with Welsh Government support
Section highlightHistoric Environment (Wales) BillThe Bill will support the positive management of change in the Welsh historic environment.
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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22 May 2015
The successful Anglesey based restaurant company – Dylan’s - has opened its second restaurant in north Wales at the iconic Moranedd Building in Criccieth.
22 May 2015
A new signature attraction at GreenWood Forest Park has received funding support from the Welsh Government under the Tourism Investment Support Scheme
12 May 2015
The number of overnight trips to Wales by GB visitors hits 10 million
16 April 2015
Figures published by the Welsh Government today reveal the Easter holidays were an excellent start to the holiday season for the tourism industry.
10 April 2015
Deputy Minister announces funding for a Cardiff based adventure tourism product which will support a campaign to promote Wales as the home of adventure in 2016.
09 April 2015
Latest figures show golf tourism in Wales has seen an increase of 40% in the number of golf visitors to Wales in the last decade.
01 April 2015
The Welsh Government has embarked on an unprecedented campaign to promote Wales as the world's capital of adventure tourism.
19 March 2015
The Deputy Minister has outlined the importance of tourism to the economies of Wales and how investment in quality is crucial to compete in a global market.
13 March 2015
As Wales Tourism Week gets underway for 2015, Deputy Minister for Culture Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates has met with Ann Phelan TD Minister of State for the Irish Government at Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.
11 March 2015
Huge posters of iconic welsh landmarks will be seen in key sites in Germany with the launch of a new Visit Wales
05 February 2015
During a visit to Blaenau Ffestiniog, the Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport & Tourism had an opportunity to fly at 70mph on Zip World Titan.
03 February 2015
Visit Wales have reported an increased level of awareness of Wales as a golf destination.
21 January 2015
Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates outlines how tourism in Wales is in a strong position and looking forward to 2015
20 January 2015
2015 heralds the ninth year of the Extreme Sailing Series™ that visits eight iconic venues – of which Cardiff Bay will be one.
19 January 2015
A fresh new TV advert for families will kick start Wales’s marketing for 2015 as the latest phase of Visit Wales’ UK and Ireland marketing campaign - ‘Have you packed for Wales ?’ - goes live today.
08 January 2015
A funding announcement by the First Minister, Carwyn Jones, has signalled a major step forward in the redevelopment of Saundersfoot Harbour
29 December 2014
Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates, looks back at an excellent year for tourism in Wales.
12 December 2014
The Welsh Government’s Tourism Advisory Board have met with tourism representatives in south east Wales ahead of holding their December board meeting.
12 November 2014
The Welsh Government has announced that additional funding will be made available to Conwy County Borough Council in order to re-open the Deganwy Quay promenade.