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Contractors arrive on site for arena construction

Preparatory works for Swansea’s state-of-the-art digital indoor arena have now started.

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Major accolade for Canolfan S4C Yr Egin

Carmarthen's Canolfan S4C Yr Egin development has won a major accolade.

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Businesses feedback call to help inform major skills plan

Feedback from the South West and Mid Wales business community is wanted to help equip our young people with the skills they’ll need to succeed in future.

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Wellness Village can provide blueprint for future – Scarlets boss

Plans for a £200 million Wellness Village in Llanelli could provide a global blueprint on how healthcare and leisure services should best be delivered in future, according to Scarlets boss Nigel Short.

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World class entertainment pledge for Swansea’s indoor arena

Take That’s Gary Barlow, magician David Blaine, comedian Jimmy Carr and dance group Diversity are among the world class acts performing in Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) venues across the UK and beyond.

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Housing expert says City Deal must benefit residents, communities and businesses

Helping ensure the £1.3 billion Swansea Bay City Deal delivers for residents and communities across the region is of paramount importance to Pobl Group Chief Executive Amanda Davies.

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Scarlets boss helping deliver £1.3 billion City Deal

'The City Deal has potential to transform the regional economy'

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City Deal leaders support Neath Port Talbot proposals

Swansea Bay City Deal leaders are supporting Neath Port Talbot Council’s proposal to amend some of their projects due to be part-funded by the £1.3 billion investment programme.

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City Deal gives ‘great platform’ to grow regional economy

Business leaders in Swansea say the £1.3 billion City Deal will provide a great platform to further grow the regional economy.

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International expansion plans for children’s 3D printing project

A futuristic 3D printing project for Carmarthenshire schoolchildren could soon be expanded across Europe.

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Business leaders back call for City Deal project approvals

Business leaders in South West Wales are supporting a call for immediate approval of two major Swansea Bay City Deal projects.

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Multi-million pound South West Wales projects near approval

Worth over £190 million, two major projects in South West Wales have moved a step closer to approval.

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Review recommends immediate approval of two City Deal projects

Two major projects forming part of the £1.3 billion Swansea Bay City Deal should be immediately approved, an independent review has found.

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Internal City Deal review completed

An internal review into the £1.3 billion Swansea Bay City Deal has now been completed.

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Launch for Formula 3D Circuit Race

A futuristic Formula 3D Circuit Race planned for Carmarthenshire this summer has been officially launched.

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Work back underway to set scene for digital village

An investment programme that will transform Kingsway in Swansea city centre is back underway.

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Vortex IoT announced as Factory of the Future partner

Expert engineers and scientists at Swansea University will soon be collaborating with an innovative local manufacturing company to help boost the business for many years to come.

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Arena's main construction work due to start in mid-2019

Work on Swansea's eagerly anticipated digital arena complex is on track.

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Leisure centre at heart of Llanelli’s Wellness Village plans

A cutting-edge new leisure centre that will give a major boost to health, fitness and wellbeing opportunities for many thousands of people in Llanelli and beyond is planned to open in 2021.

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First Minister officially opens Canolfan S4C Yr Egin

Canolfan S4C Yr Egin – the University of Wales Trinity Saint David’s new creative and digital centre in Carmarthen

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£120m transformation gets the go-ahead for Swansea

One of Swansea city centre's biggest ever transformation projects has been given the planning go-ahead.

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Work starts on homes that will generate, store and release their own energy

Construction is underway on the first major housing development in the UK to use the futuristic ‘Active Buildings’ solar power concept.

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Key document approved for Swansea Bay City Deal

A £1.3bn investment programme in 11 major projects across South West Wales has taken a major step forward.

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Schoolchildren wowed by futuristic 3D printing works

From making pizza for astronauts in space to recreating ancient bones for archaeological research

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Global energy leader to chair key City Deal board

A leading figure from the global energy sector will play a key role in driving forward the £1.3bn Swansea Bay City Deal.

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Major step forward for multi-million pound Llanelli life science and well-being village

Multi-million pound plans for a life science and well-being village in Llanelli have taken a major step forwa

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City Deal to feature in Welsh Bac at county schools

Hundreds of Carmarthenshire pupils will soon be learning about the £1.3 billion Swansea Bay City Deal.

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Schoolchildren give thumbs-up to village plans

Children and staff at Ysgol Pen Rhos have given plans for a Life Science and Well-being Village in Llanelli a resounding thumbs-up.

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Regional councils to retain 50% of City Deal project business rates

Four local authorities in South West Wales will keep 50% of business rates generated by Swansea Bay City Deal projects in their areas.

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Global experts appointed to deliver Swansea digital village

A global engineering consultancy is to help deliver a state-of-the-art digital village in the heart of Swansea.

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World class operator appointed to run Swansea's digital indoor arena

One of the best-known names in the venue management and production business has been appointed to run Swansea's digital indoor arena.

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City Deal to boost region's renewable energy vision

Welcoming the findings of a new report, Swansea Bay City Deal leaders say a number of major planned developments will soon combine to help Wales cut its carbon footprint.

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