Plastic ban could cost householders cash

Special report by Alan Evans & Iwan Lewis

The announcement by China that they intend to stop the importation of 24 kinds of solid waste by the end of this year, including polyethylene terephthalate (Pet) drinks bottles, other plastic bottles and containers, and all mixed paper, in a campaign against yang laji or “foreign garbage” has provided the UK Government, Welsh Government, local councils and the British...

Llanelli firm secures third contract in Singapore

WITH the growing emphasis being placed, post-Brexit, on forming new trade relations beyond the EU, a Llanelli based firm is celebrating its third major contract in Singapore.

The means are place-making specialists and have been appointed to support the Singapore government’s work in two of its cultural precincts, Chinatown and Little India. The work involves training government officials in place making techniques and running visioning events in both precincts.

“We will be working...

Independence for Wales?

THEY claim to be non political, i.e not made up from one particular party and they support the call for independence for Wales. Peter Freeman is the chairman of YES Cymru Llanelli, a group, which is seeking independence for Wales even though recent polls suggest that only 6% of people in Wales agree with the group and are in favour of independence for Wales. Are they on a losing wicket?

On average 6% of people in Wales...

Solidarity with Catalonia urged

Plaid Cymru Assembly Members have tabled a statement in the National Assembly sending solidarity with people of Catalonia as they prepare to vote in an independence referendum.

The statement of opinion by Adam Price and Simon Thomas calls on the Welsh Government to send a message of solidarity to the Catalan Government.

The call comes following Welsh Cabinet Secretary Mark Drakeford refusal to back the work of his Governmental counterparts in Catalonia during questions in the Senedd...