Plaid Cymru confirms intention to vote against Wales Bill Consent Motion
Plaid Cymru's Dr Dai Lloyd AM has confirmed that his party's Assembly Members intend to vote against an LCM (Legislative Consent Motion) on the controversial Wales Bill in the Assembly today.Read more
Plaid Cymru has called the publication of a report in Westminster by former UK energy minister Charles Hendry backing the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon as a potentially game-changing moment for the tidal lagoon industry.Read more
AMs to use Assembly debate to outline plan to safeguard higher education post-Brexit
Plaid Cymru has today highlighted the importance of the European Union to Wales’s higher education sector and urged the Labour Welsh Government to adopt a five-point plan to safeguard its future post-Brexit.Read more
"Establish a new business-led body to reverse decline" - Adam Price AMRead more
Plaid Cymru calls for Welsh study visas
Steffan Lewis, Plaid Cymru spokesperson for external affairs, has warned that cutting the number of international students to meet immigration targets could be devastating for Welsh universities. The Conservative Government has proposed introducing new barriers for students wanting to travel to the UK to study. The latest ONS immigration statistics showed that 30,000 fewer people immigrated to the UK to study in the year ending June 2016, a 15% drop.Read more
Plaid Cymru Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Business, the Economy and Finance Adam Price AM has today highlighted the further gains secured by his party as part of the Welsh Budget.
The final budget published today includes details of additional funding secured as a result of further discussions between Plaid Cymru and the Welsh Government since the Autumn Statement.Read more
Plaid Cymru Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Business, the Economy, and Finance Adam Price AM has responded to the publication of a fiscal framework between the Welsh and UK Governments by arguing that Wales must now shift its focus from reform of the Barnett Formula to a tax revolution.Read more
Latest GVA figures prompt call for urgent action to address economic decline
Plaid Cymru Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Business, the Economy and Finance, Adam Price AM has responded to the publication of the latest GVA (Gross Value Added) figures for Wales by calling on the Welsh Government to hold an emergency summit to address the "deep structural crisis" at the heart of the Welsh economy.Read more
Plaid Cymru Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Business, the Economy and Finance, Adam Price AM today secured an Urgent Question in the Senedd, seeking clarity on the Labour Welsh Government’s proposals for investment infrastructure.Read more
As 2016 comes to an end, it is worth reflecting on Plaid Cymru's achievements in this Assembly, and to consider what comes next.
The Party of Wales was the only party to take a seat from Labour in the 2016 Welsh election. Weeks later, we challenged Carwyn Jones’ nomination for the post of First Minister. This was a reflection on the fact that no party had won an Assembly majority.Read more