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This young leader is ready to work for change

It’s the last day of the World Halal Conference, and Ng Yeen Seen is striding along the plush carpet floors. At the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, …

Martin Lewis: 'Debt and mental illness are a marriage made in hell. This is how to cope'

MoneySavingExpert.com founder Martin Lewis has set up the new Money and Mental Health Policy Institute, funded with a pledged £2.1 m donation over four years. Here he writes exclusively to explain why<p>Debt and mental illness: a marriage made in hell<p>1. You are four-to-six times more likely to have …

Commonwealth Games Wales (CGW) has appointed KPMG partner Claire Warnes to its Board.

Commonwealth Games Wales (CGW) has appointed KPMG partner Claire Warnes to its Board.<p>The former Welsh international 400 metres runner works as part …

New editors for WalesOnline, Western Mail and South Wales Echo

WalesOnline is marking St David's Day with a new editor at the helm.<p>Paul Rowland succeeds Ceri Gould, who has been appointed editor-in-chief of …

Watch the emotional moment Bill Turnbull leaves BBC Breakfast for the last time

There were emotional scenes at breakfast this morning as breakfast anchorman Bill Turnbull said goodbye to the red sofa after 15 years this …

From Basingstoke to Baghdad: Channel 4’s Alex Thomson on life as a frontline reporter

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 13:51 18 February 2016 | <b>UPDATED:</b> 14:32 18 February 2016<p>Alex working in Syria. Pic: Channel 4 News<p>Archant<p>From Basingstoke to Baghdad, the …

19 top women at the helm of the once male-dominated professional services sector in Wales

A report by the Law Society this week said that more than half of all solicitors will be women by 2020. Little surprise therefore that some of the …

'It would have been a travesty if they’d just airbrushed it out of history' Thalidomide campaigner's story used as inspiration for TV drama

Like millions of proud new mums, Mena Moriarty was brimming with excitement as she took baby Rosie on their first trip to the shops together.<p>But she …

'My Old Man’s an energy harvesting operative'

A dustman’s role has changed, the boss of waste recycling company Suez UK says<p>Not long ago, rubbish collectors were called dustmen, refuse collection vehicles were dustcarts and most of what they collected ended up in landfill.<p>David Palmer-Jones, chief executive of Suez UK, even remembers …

Arise Sir Karl Jenkins, the first Welsh composer to be knighted

Karl Jenkins became the first Welsh composer to receive a knighthood today.<p>The 71-year-old, whose works include The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace and …

Who are the Honorary Consuls in Wales?

INDIA: Mr Raj K Aggarwal OBE DL<p>Raj is a community pharmacist in Cardiff and MD of the Aggarwal Group. He studied at the Welsh School of Pharmacy, …

42 under 42: A great idea isn’t always a great business

<i>Neil Cocker, a former DJ and music producer, is the co-founder of Cardiff-based music merchandise business Dizzyjam.</i><p><i>He's also a founding member of</i> …

Jamie Roberts: Wales have done their Rugby World Cup homework and are ready to impress

JAMIE Roberts says that Wales have swotted up and are ready to fire at the World Cup.<p>The 28-year-old centre has shaken off a rib injury suffered in …

PwC appoints new chair for Wales

PwC has appointed a new regional chair for its Wales and West of England operations, as well as a new senior partner at its Cardiff office.<p>Katharine …

'A wonderful tribute to donors and families' Memorial to organ donors dedicated at Swansea hospital

One of Wales’ leading sports officials has spoken of her mother’s organ donation – and how it brought comfort to loved ones after she had died.<p>Laura …

Creative industries success for Wales must be measured in a global context says Tinopolis executive chairman Ron Jones

Success in the creative industries sector in Wales needs to be measured by how it performs in a global context, executive chairman of international …

Ofcom appoints a new member to the Advisory Committee for Wales

Ofcom today announced the appointment of Karen Lewis as a new member to the Advisory Committee for Wales. Karen Lewis now works as a freelance …

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Penny's People: Owain Gwynedd on his unlikely path to becoming an S4C presenter

Rugby is a wonderful show: dance, opera and suddenly, as Richard Burton once described it, the blood of a killing. And yet, despite the brutality …

Simon Blake: 'Being part of a movement is something I like'

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Busan Names New Chief Executive

The Busan Port Authority (BPA), the world’s sixth-largest container port has announced Mr. Woo Ye-jong as its new CEO. The appointment was made by …

They told me I couldn’t become an engineer … so I did it anyway - Karen Holford, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Cardiff University and Pro Vice-Chancellor, College of Physical Sciences and Engineering

<b>Karen Holford is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Cardiff University. She joined the University’s School of Engineering in 1990, becoming its</b> …

Cara Delevingne eyeliner look could lead to blurred vision, say scientists

Millions of women could be risking discomfort and even contamination by copying current craze of applying lots of liner to create 'big eyes' with 'feline flick' for effect<p>The trendy eyeliner look of models such as Cara Delevingne and Kylie Jenner could lead to eye infections and blurred vision, …

What a can of Coca-Cola REALLY does to your body in just an hour

• <b>Visual from Renegade Pharmacist has reaction from first sip to 60 minutes</b>• <b><br>In first 10 minutes more than 100% of daily sugar intake is consumed</b>• <b><br>Fizzy</b> …

Leanne Wood: "It's not my intention to prop up any other party in Government"

Leanne Wood has said she has “no intention” of propping up another party in government after the next Assembly elections – saying she is going all …

Prize for Lifelong Learning student

Winnie the Pooh-inspired garden triumphs at flower show<p>A Cardiff University Lifelong Learning student has won a Gold Prize at the RHS Hampton Court …

The top young business and professional women in Wales: Introducing the 35 under 35 for 2015

Meet this year's 35 under 35: the highest-flying business and professional women in Wales under the age of 35.<p>This is the brightest young talent in …

Hugh James boosts its property and dispute resolution teams

Law firm, Hugh James has further strengthened its property and dispute resolution client offering with three key appointments from across the Severn …