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First Minister of Wales backs Robin Hood Tax

22 Feb 2012, by in Politics

Wales’ First Minister, Carwyn Jones AM became the first government leader in the UK to announce his support for the Robin Hood Tax today which puts him in stark contrast to the hostility that the UK Government has shown towards the proposed tax to date. Carwyn Jones joins the growing ranks of business, political and…


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There is an (Welsh) alternative

12 Oct 2011, by in Labour market

The Welsh Government has announced the latest in a series of active labour market policies which prove that governments do not have to stand idly by while unemployment soars. ‘Jobs Growth Wales’ will create at least 4,000 new job opportunities a year across Wales for unemployed young people, aged 16-24. Other programme strands will target…


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