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One million vaccine doses delivered in Wales

One million doses of the coronavirus vaccine have been administered across Wales and more than one in three of the Welsh adult population have received at least one dose.

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Welsh virtual trade delegation seek closer ties with Basque Country

On St David’s Day, the Welsh Government will be supporting ten businesses from across Wales to forge new trade links and strengthen existing ties with the Basque Country via a virtual trade mission.

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750 entrepreneurs supported to start a business during coronavirus crisis

During the coronavirus crisis the Welsh Government’s Business Wales service has supported over 750 entrepreneurs to start a business or become self-employed, Economy Minister Ken Skates has revealed. 

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Earlier Covid vaccine target dates and new prioritisations confirmed for Wales

An updated vaccine strategy for Wales has been published, confirming earlier key target dates and the adoption of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation advice on prioritisation for the next phase of vaccinations.

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Consultation on a new Bill to improve work practices and create a fair Wales launched

The Deputy Minister for Housing and Local Government, Hannah Blythyn has launched an 8 week consultation calling for views on a new bill to improve fair work practices and public services reduce inequalities and create the right economic conditions for a more prosperous workforce and economy.

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‘A total inspiration to us all’ – First Minister announces St David Awards finalists

First Minister Mark Drakeford has today announced the inspirational people shortlisted for a St David Award.

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New plan to futureproof manufacturing in Wales

A new action plan to help secure the long-term future of manufacturing in Wales has been launched by the Welsh Government.

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Ban lifted on using UK plasma donations to make medicines

As part of a four-nations agreement, Health Minister Vaughan Gething has today (Thursday 25 February) announced the ending of a ban on using UK plasma to manufacture medicines.

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Education Minister Kirsty Williams doubles funding to support Wales’ most disadvantaged learners with £10m package

More than £10m will be made available to extend a Welsh Government programme that provides support to the most disadvantaged learners in Wales, Education Minister Kirsty Williams confirmed today.

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Vaccine and testing boost to help re-open Wales safely

Health Minister, Vaughan Gething, has today announced expanded testing and faster vaccine delivery to help Wales-reopen safely.

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Welsh Government appoints new environmental protection assessor

A long-serving environmental and rural lawyer has been appointed as the interim environmental protection assessor for Wales.