A US TV giant is finalising a deal to take over a south Wales film studios which has been largely mothballed for the last eight years.
Wales has the highest rate of empty shops in the UK, standing at 15% compared to an average of 11.7%.
Broadband grants worth up to £3,000 are still on offer to small firms in Welsh cities, the UK government says.
Wales are above England in the Fifa world rankings for the first time as they prepare for Thursday's Euro 2016 qualifier in Cyprus.
Wales could pick Kristian Dacey, Rob Evans and Ross Moriarty to face Italy despite them being cut from the final World Cup squad.
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