A cut in tourism VAT could create almost 6,000 new jobs and generate an extra £160m a year for the Welsh economy, it has been claimed.Read the full story ›
It's hoped more people will consider using their local service amid concerns over the future of the bus industry.Read the full story ›
Flights between Cardiff and Norwich have been suspended two months after being launched.
Operator Linksair, says the move is regrettable but adds the service was unlikely to be profitable in the very short term.
It says passengers who have booked flights will be refunded in full over the coming weeks as all bookings are processed.
A new business funding package hopes to create thousands of jobs with fledgling companies.Read the full story ›
The EU & Welsh Government are investing £11m in boosting businesses in Wales, as part of their 'Social Business Wales' projectRead the full story ›
Unions are temporarily suspending industrial action, after securing an offer from Tata Steel that means the pension scheme would stay open.Read the full story ›
Inward investment in Wales is at a record high, the Welsh Government has claimed today, with 94 new projects coming here last year.
First Minister Carwyn Jones said: "we are attracting some of the most prestigious companies from across the world to Wales, creating jobs and growth in our key markets."
American manufacturing company Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, which employs around 350 people at its base in Pencoed, Bridgend, has announced it is extending its facility, with a £4.6m investment supported by the Welsh Government, and 24 new jobs created.
Local councils in the South will need the Welsh and UK Governments to work together if they're to take advantage of the City Deal scheme, according to the Welsh Secretary. Stephen Crabb brought together leaders from ten local authorities for a summit meeting in Cardiff.
The talks were aimed at kick-starting a bid to win a Cardiff City Deal which would see councils neighbouring the capital gain incentives to work together to improve infrastructure and the region's economy.
It's complicated by the fact that local government is the responsibility of ministers in Cardiff not London. But Stephen Crabb says that shouldn't stand in the way.
The local authorities involved in today's meeting are: Cardiff, Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Newport, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Torfaen and Vale of Glamorgan.
Welsh Water has reported an annual profit of £77 million, less than a month after announcing it is cutting 360 jobs over the next five years.
The water supplier said it had a "strong financial and operational performance" in 2014/15 as it pledged to embark on a new £1.7 billion investment programme.
Welsh Water, or Dwr Cymru, announced last month it was planning cuts of £56 million after regulator Ofwat insisted on efficiency improvements of 20%.
At the time the company, which employs around 3,000 people in Wales and Hereford, said the aim was to achieve the reduction in staff through selective voluntary redundancy, retirements and not filling vacancies.
While delivering our record investment programme, we are aware of the difficulties some of our customers genuinely face in paying their bills. That is why we have launched a new social tariff which will help up to 100,000 of our most disadvantaged customers.
Welsh Water supplies three million people across most of Wales, Herefordshire and Deeside.
In its annual report, the firm reported 112 pollution incidents, including four serious, over the last year, compared with 124 in the previous 12 months. There were also 43 internal sewer flooding incidents.
The company says a record 34 Blue Flags were awarded to bathing waters in Wales, with Llyn Padarn, near Llanberis in Gwynedd, becoming the country's first designated freshwater bathing lake.