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High levels of restructuring activity in the midst of improved economic outlook for Europe

Feb 11, 2014 13:15 GMT Eurofound Recent months have seen an improvement in economic outlook but large-scale restructuring activity in the EU continues to result in greater announced job losses than job gains. The latest European Restructuring Monitor ERM quarterly is out, highlighting job loss and job creation activities and restructuring trends across the European Union.

Over 80% of married people would ditch their spouse on Valentine's day to date a celebrity.

Feb 11, 2014 09:10 GMT Valentine's day is traditionally a time to spoil your partner or show your love and affection for that special someone - but a shocking 87 per cent of us would in fact ditch our significant other to spend it with a celebrity.

Women want sex while men just want to talk -  reveals new survey.

Feb 06, 2014 10:33 GMT A new study by leading extra-marital dating site has revealed that women are more likely to look for an affair in order to fulfil physical desires, whilst men are looking to make deep emotional connections.

Jan 31, 2014 16:30 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre A Rhondda social enterprise has launched a new third generation FIFA graded football pitch at its ground in Clydach Vale today (Friday 31st January). The pitch was launched by Welsh Government Minister for Sports and Culture John Griffiths AM and Councillor Robert Bevan of Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council in a ceremony attended by the Assembly Member for Rhondda, Leighton Andrews.

Call to IT training providers to contribute to Welsh Government’s online computer course listing   /   Galwad ar ddarparwyr hyfforddiant TG i gyfrannu at restr cyrsiau cyfrifiadurol ar-lein Llywodraeth Cymru

Jan 28, 2014 17:08 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Digital inclusion leaders in Wales are calling on IT training providers to add their courses to a country-wide database of IT training resources. ‘Computer Courses Near You’ is a Welsh Government/European funded online resource that is used by staff in libraries and post offices to signpost enquiries to suitable IT courses.

Jan 27, 2014 00:00 GMT VisitScotland Country's horticulture proves a hit

Ditch the face cream - have an affair and feel ten years younger!

Jan 24, 2014 12:34 GMT Apparently it’s not a fancy new face cream, exercise regime or a week in the sun that’s doing it for the ladies these days - according to new survey results having an affair is the answer to feeling years younger.

Minister visits Pembrokeshire food bank charity  /  Gweinidog yn ymweld ag elusen banc bwyd yn Sir Benfro

Jan 23, 2014 09:43 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty Jeff Cuthbert today (23 January) visited PATCH (Pembrokeshire Action to Combat Hardship) to see the impact of its support from the Welsh Government’s Communities 2.0 programme.

Minister visits ‘switched on’ community café in Ammanford  /  Gweinidog yn ymweld â chaffi cymunedol blaengar yn Rhydaman

Jan 23, 2014 09:17 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty Jeff Cuthbert will today (23rd January) visit an Ammanford community café that is benefitting from Welsh Government support. The Minister will visit iSmooth, which has received just under £4,000 from the Welsh Government’s Communities 2.0 scheme, which supports individuals, communities and small enterprises make the most of the internet.

Jan 16, 2014 00:00 GMT VisitScotland