Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
Carl Sargeant welcomes Help to Buy success
Since the introduction of the Help to Buy Wales scheme in 2014 a total of 4,949 property purchases were completed using a Welsh Government Help to Buy-Wales shared equity loan.
- New funding lays the foundations for Wales Co-operative Housing initiative
- Avian Influenza Prevention Zone to end on 30 April
- Carl Sargeant welcomes Help to Buy success
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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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Tata Task Force
The Task Force was established earlier in the year to oversee practical solutions to support the employees and lessen the impact of the announcement of redundancies across Tata sites in Wales.
The Task Force representatives include trade unions, local authorities, the business sector, education, health, Careers Wales and other bodies that provide careers and job advice The Task Force is overseeing the work of four work streams
- training and skills
- business support and supply chains
- health and
The Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure, Ken Skates, chaired the sixth meeting of the Tata Steel Task Force on 4 August. He made a statement on August 8 to update on this meeting of the Tata Steel Task Force.
Public procurement of steel
The procurement work stream commissioned a report into the future Welsh public sector steel requirements. It considers how procurement may be used to support the steel sector.
It examines future steel requirements within the Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan and considers the capacity of the Welsh and UK steel sectors to meet this demand.
Health work stream
The Health work stream produced a leaflet providing advice and guidance for the workers and families of those impacted by redundancy and uncertainty as a result of the changes at Tata.