Apprenticeships offer valuable experience but will they lead to lasting jobs?

Responding to the statement from the Welsh Government on apprenticeships in Wales, Nick Ramsay AM, Shadow Minister for Business said that although it offered valuable experience he feared the scheme wouldn't lead to full time permanent jobs.

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£40m for apprentices in Wales

The Welsh Government has set out how it plans to spend £40m on apprenticeships over the next two years, including creating 5,650 new places, and offering enhanced subsidies and payments to employers to take on apprentices.