Energy Wales Statement »The energy system in Wales is on the threshold of great change driven by new energy, technology and low carbon energy transition objectives.Learn more »
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.
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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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An annual report presenting information for Cardiff Wales Airport including aircraft movements, passengers and freight handled and international air passenger traffic.
The total number of passengers using Cardiff International Airport reduced by 48 thousand, 4 per cent, in 2014 compared to 2013; to a little over 1.0 million.
- The majority, 83 per cent, of these terminal passengers were for international flights. In 2014, there were 858 thousand international air passengers using Cardiff International Airport, an increase of 2 thousand from the previous year. There was an increase in passengers to and from EU destinations, up 4 per cent, and a fall in passengers going beyond the EU, down 21 per cent.
- Most of the international traffic was by chartered airlines rather than scheduled airlines.
- In 2014 there were 171 thousand domestic terminal passengers using Cardiff, down by 40 thousand, or 19 per cent from 2013.
- In contrast to the international traffic, most of these passengers, 167 thousand used scheduled services.
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