Finance News:

Student finance change defended as foreign applications fall
…It was "inevitable" that changing student finance policies would affect Welsh…


Surrey County Council accountants issue finance warning
… was "taking all the right steps". Finance warnings have been issued at other councils…, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) said Surrey's gross… there is much more to do to make our finances sustainable and able to withstand the huge…


Son of senior politician jailed for rape conviction
… convicted of a "sustained" rape. Jonathan Drakeford, the son of Welsh finance minister…


Congressman Duncan Hunter and wife charged with campaign finance violations
finance violations and conspiracy. The couple allegedly spent about $15,000…


Further education college finances face double whammy
… the government's strategy of merging colleges by region had failed to improve their finances


Welsh Labour leadership: Most AMs back Mark Drakeford
… Hannah Blythyn became the 15th of Labour's 29 AMs to support the finance secretary…


Apple pays disputed Irish tax bill
… Commission ruled the tech giant owed due to illegal tax breaks. Ireland's Finance… appealed against the decision. Dublin also disputes the Commission's finding. Finance… in Dublin. Ireland's finance ministry said it expects it to take several years…


General Principles of Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill agreed
… Statement and Announcement. Statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance: Update…


Corbyn calls for diversity in Welsh Labour leader race
… Vaughan Gething said Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford had so much backing from AMs…


Ofcom halts local TV roll-out over finance worries
…The broadcasting regulator Ofcom has scrapped the roll-out of further local TV channels across the UK. More than 30 local TV stations have been set up since 2013, but some have faced financial difficulties and have struggled to attract an…