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Major investment in world class facilities puts Dragon ahead of the...

An investment to create a world leading film post-production, restoration and digitisation facility in South Wales is under way with Welsh Government support, creating...

£10m to improve NHS care for major health conditions

A £10m investment to improve NHS services for major health conditions such as cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke has been announced by Deputy...

Remembering the old, welcoming the new

Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans today visited Coed Ffos Las, an area of woodland to be planted in Carmarthenshire by the...

First Minister gives Wales’ ‘Flying doctors’ official clearance for take-off

Wales’ new ‘flying doctors’ have been officially cleared for take-off after being launched by the First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones. The Welsh Government-funded EMRTS...

Health Minister approves new £20m Cardigan Integrated Care Centre

Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford has approved plans for a new £20m integrated care centre in Cardigan. The scheme, which supports Hywel Dda...

Minister endorses ‘radical plan’ to transform teacher training in Wales

Plans to transform the system of initial teacher education and training in Wales will be set out today by the Education Minister, Huw Lewis. Outlining...

Economy Minister announces £20m business funding package to create 10,000 new...

A £20million pioneering business support service for fast growth fledgling businesses - which is geared to create more than 10,000 jobs over the next...

£3 million to help local authorities meet recycling targets

Four local authorities will get a share of a £3 million fund to help them meet statutory recycling targets. Flintshire, Neath Port Talbot and Wrexham...

Cardiff leading the way as location for Financial and Professional Services

The Cardiff Capital Region is on the way to becoming the most competitive location in the UK for Financial and Professional Services outside London,...

Funding of £188,000 announced for Ammanford community project

Communities and Tackling Poverty Minister, Lesley Griffiths, has announced funding of £188,136 to transform All Saints Church in Ammanford into a valuable community facility. The...

Wales strengthens its position in the £1bn UK gaming industry

Game makers, players and industry leaders will be in Cardiff today for the Wales Games Development Show, supported by the Welsh Government, as Wales...

£34m funding to move more care into the community

A major £34m investment in primary care services will help provide 24/7 healthcare closer to people’s homes, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford...

Results of unannounced spot checks of older people’s mental health wards...

A national report about the findings of a series of 22 unannounced spot checks carried out by an independent team of senior professionals to...

An accessible system of laws to support business growth in Wales

A clear and accessible system of laws is key in terms of promoting a growing, successful and vibrant legal sector to support and attract...

Public Service reform is essential, Minister tells WLGA conference

Public Service reform in Wales is essential to protect frontline services against public expenditure cuts, Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews will tell the Welsh...

Six-month countdown to revolutionary organ donor law change in Wales

The six-month countdown until the organ donation law in Wales changes begins today. As the clock ticks down to the revolutionary change, which aims to...

North Wales is major energy player, says First Minister

North Wales is a major energy player, Wales’ First Minister Carwyn Jones said ahead of the official opening of Gwynt y Môr - the...

HS2 Meets Welsh Companies to talk Business

High Speed Two Ltd and representatives from the Welsh Government will be in Cardiff next week (Thursday June 25) to speak to over 100...

Edwina Hart welcomes best ever inward investment for Wales

Economy Minister Edwina Hart has welcomed results published today that confirm 2014-15 was another record breaking year for inward investment projects being attracted into...

Options published for the future configuration of Local Government in Wales

Public Service Minister Leighton Andrews has today published proposals for the future configuration of Local Authorities in Wales. The proposals suggest eight or nine...

Minister brings “Big Six” together for summit

Welsh councils and Registered Social Landlords will today (Wednesday 17 June) come together with the UK’s “big six” energy firms at a major summit...

Qualifications Wales passes the test

A Bill that will establish a new body to oversee qualifications in Wales has been passed in the Senedd. The Qualifications Wales Bill will pave...

Programme for Government ‘delivered’ says First Minister

More than 95 per cent of Welsh Government’s Programme for Government commitments have been delivered, or are on track to be delivered First Minister...

New guidance to help schools engage with families and the community

New guidance that will help schools to drive up standards by better engaging families and the wider community in their work will be published...

Enough is Enough: British Muslims to Launch a Counter-terrorism Curriculum

For the first time, a UK based Islamic organisation has taken the initiative to confront ISIS head on using the texts which the terror...

Programme for Government ‘delivered’ says First Minister

More than 95 per cent of Welsh Government’s Programme for Government commitments have been delivered, or are on track to be delivered First Minister...

New guidance to help schools engage with families and the community

New guidance that will help schools to drive up standards by better engaging families and the wider community in their work will be published...

New report shows NHS is delivering high-quality care

The NHS is delivering high-quality care and taking action to improve services where it needs to, the chief executive of NHS Wales, Dr Andrew...

Increasing transparency: More information about how well your local health and...

People across Wales will be able to see even more information about how well local health and social services are performing as part of...

Deputy Minister encourages FUW members to engage positively with new strategic...

Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, today spoke during the Farmers Union of Wales (FUW) AGM at Aberystwyth University and encouraged members...

It’s Time to Choose

As Wales gets ready to change the organ donation law on December 1, people are being urged to start thinking about their organ donation...

Inward investment hits record breaking high as US company expands in...

Inward investment is at a record breaking high, First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones will announce today. The news comes as leading US company Ortho-Clinical...

Sargeant sees the value of woodlands through the trees

The Minister for Natural Resources today visited Maelor Nurseries, Wrexham to learn more about the work they do to grow transplants for planting in...

Administrative efficiencies could save local government £151 million a year

An independent review of Local Authority administrative costs has identified potential annual savings of £151m if radical transformation takes place. The report, commissioned by Public...

New rights for young people in foster care to stay with...

Young people in foster care will be able to stay with their foster family until they are 21 as part of a new When...

New plans to embed digital competence into curriculum

A new framework that will introduce digital competence across the curriculum to help pupils of all ages widen and develop their digital skills will...

National Survey 2014-15 results very encouraging

People across Wales remain highly satisfied with the NHS, education and with their daily lives according to the latest results from the National Survey...

Sales figures soar in Swansea city centre

BUSINESS in Swansea city centre is on the up, according to new figures. Statistics for April show sales increased by 12.4% from March and 4.6%...

Welsh Government awards over £16m for CSOs

Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews has announced over £16 million for the continued funding of 500 Community Support Officers. The Welsh Government is committed to...

Housebuilding increase welcomed by Minister

The Minister with responsibility for housing, Lesley Griffiths, has welcomed new figures which show a sustained increase in the number of new houses started...

Radical new law to improve the health of the nation

Licensing for tattooing and body piercing; a ban on intimate piercing for under 16s and restrictions on e-cigarette use in enclosed public places are...

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board placed in special measures

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board is being placed in special measures, Health Minister Mark Drakeford has announced. Following concerns about the leadership, governance and progress...

International event puts Wales at centre of global digital economy

Wales is well-placed to exploit the potential for growth and jobs of the £860bn global digital economy as it welcomes the world to the...

Trade mission to South Africa will help boost Welsh export opportunities

Prime Welsh beef, advanced mobile application technologies and a new line of video products providing live analysis of professional team sports are just some...

Additional £8m for adult mental health services in Wales

More than £8m of new investment in adult mental health services in Wales has been announced by Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford...

Plans unveiled for professional, profitable farms of the future

Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans has today delivered a keynote speech at the Welsh Farming Conference 2015 where she presented proposals...

New £30m work programme to boost the economy and support 35,000...

An ambitious £30 million programme to help long-term unemployed adults into work, has today been announced by the Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty,...

Minister acts to protect Wales’ social housing

The Welsh Government is taking action on the Right to Buy in order to protect Wales’ social housing, following a consultation which showed support...

Six new Welsh Language Centres set for £1.5m funding boost

Six new Welsh Language Centres and Learning Spaces to promote the use of the language across Wales will be created with the support of...

Ban on people smoking in cars carrying children in Wales given...

A ban on people smoking in cars when children under the age of 18 are present will be introduced on October 1, 2015 after...

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