'Focus on place' in economic action plan
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Job prospects 'will improve' under new economic action plan

A new economic action plan for Wales over the next decade has been unveiled.

It includes simplifying financial support for business, a reduced number of priority sectors and a regional approach to economic development.

But firms wanting grants will have to commit to reducing their carbon footprint and prove they employ people fairly.

On a visit to Orangebox furniture company in Treforest, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Economy Secretary Ken Skates said this was a "something for something" approach.

  • 12 Dec 2017
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