Contingency planning for winter weather »Severe weather requires robust, collaborative planning between the Welsh Government and the public and private sectors in Wales.Learn more »
New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
A legal obligation to report any child or adult believed to be at risk of abuse or neglect will be implemented in Wales in 2016, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford today announced.
- “Get vaccinated against the flu”, Wales’ top doctor urges
- 0808 80 10 800 - 24 hour help for domestic abuse victims
- New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
- Designation of Licensing authority under Part 1 of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014
- Flood and Coast Investment Programme (FaCIP)
- Local authority environmental permitting fees and charges 2015-16
- Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Joint Adoption Arrangements)(Wales) Directions 2015
- Independent Living Fund – future arrangements to support recipients in Wales
- Consultation on Local Development Plans Process Review
Section highlightQualifications Wales BillThe Bill will establish Qualifications Wales as an independent regulator for qualifications and the qualification system in Wales.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update
This 6th edition details over 370 investments across both public and private sectors with a value of more than £40bn.
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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17 July 2014
Jane Hutt has today celebrated the unveiling of Bank Square - made possible thanks to an £11.5m investment package to breathe new life into Ebbw Vale town centre.
11 July 2014
Take a photo of an European-funded project and you could snap up €1,000 worth of digital camera equipment and a visit for two to Brussels.
26 June 2014
Over £40,000 has been invested in 18 organisations across Wales to help them forge collaborations with European partners, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
11 June 2014
An EU scheme pioneering collaborative research projects in marine science between business and universities has been given a £1m EU boost Finance Minister Jane Hutt has announced.
05 June 2014
A consultation will be launched today by Finance Minister Jane Hutt on the investment priorities of a new £75m (€90m) EU programme to benefit regions on both sides of the Irish Sea.
15 May 2014
Carwyn Jones and David Jones have emphasised the importance of the UK and Welsh governments’ working together to deliver a successful NATO Summit for Wales.
28 April 2014
A £6m EU-backed initiative will receive a further £555,000 EU boost, Jane Hutt has announced.
22 April 2014
European investment is playing a major role in helping deliver Next Generation Broadband to 96% of Wales’ homes and businesses by 2016, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
11 April 2014
A new EU investment of £75m will allow Wales to build on the success of the Ireland Wales Cross Border Programme, Jane Hutt said as she welcomed Irish Minister Brendan Howlin to Wales.
03 April 2014
A former library in Newport which has been transformed into a new learning hub thanks to EU Funds has been unveiled by Finance Minister Jane Hutt.
31 March 2014
“EU funds vital to Wales,” Finance Minister tells EU Commissioner as Welsh project wins top EU award
Jane Hutt has told Commissioner Johannes Hahn that EU funds have been essential to Wales as a Welsh project is recognised by the EU as one of the most innovative schemes across Europe.
20 March 2014
A taste of Wales and Ireland was served up at the Welsh Government office in Llandudno Junction to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, along with the relationship between North Wales and Ireland.
17 March 2014
Over 8,000 new businesses have been created and £665m worth of contracts have been won by industry through the delivery of the EU Structural Funds programmes in Wales, Jane Hutt told business leaders.
13 March 2014
Wales is proud to be a part of the European Union, and any move by the UK to exit the EU would be bad for Britain and particularly devastating for Wales, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
07 March 2014
“EU Funds are helping to support the low carbon economy and driving sustainable development,” Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today.
06 March 2014
Wales is ready to welcome the world this year, Finance Minister Jane Hutt has told a St. David’s Day reception in Brussels.
26 February 2014
An EU investment in North Wales’ iconic Nant Gwrtheyrn has made a real difference to the community, Finance Minister Jane Hutt said today on a visit to the centre.
26 February 2014
A £500,000 EU boost will be announced by Finance Minister Jane Hutt today to help local businesses expand and create jobs in North West Wales.
20 February 2014
Finance Minister Jane Hutt has visited the site of Swansea University’s £450 million Bay Campus to see first hand how EU funds are helping to boost investment and create jobs in the region.
11 February 2014
Finance Minister Jane Hutt AM and EU Commissioner László Andor have today visited projects backed by the European Social Fund to see how they are benefiting thousands of people and businesses.