15/11/2017 - 11:36

Mediation to ensure coexistence between local residents and tourist lets

Tourism. A team is to intervene where conflicts arise.

06/11/2017 - 17:08

How is Barcelona perceived? Political stability, good services and a social agenda

Municipal. Barcelona City Council is the institution which scores best and the public perception that the city improves year after year continues.

19/10/2017 - 19:53

New boost for art factories

Culture. The new model for art factories channels municipal support for cultural talent and creation in the city.

18/10/2017 - 16:10

More help for young people to find work

Employment. Three new agreements with entities and universities in Catalonia mean extra support for unemployed young people at risk of social and labour exclusion.

10/10/2017 - 17:41

Christmas lights to be switched on in La Rambla

Commerce. As a way of paying homage to the victims of 17 August and recognising the response from local residents and shops, the act to switch on this year’s Christmas lights will be held in the iconic avenue.

09/10/2017 - 18:26

How to make tourist mobility more sustainable and compatible

Mobility. Plans are being considered on how to manage tourist mobility in the city and integrate it into the overall urban planning model.

04/10/2017 - 18:19

Tourism and commerce recover well following the attack

No tinc por. The effect on commerce and tourism in the city has been minor and activity has recovered quicker than in other cities which have suffered attacks.

15/09/2017 - 16:26

Full programme for a more decentralised La Mercè

La Mercè. The local festival spreads to all the city’s neighbourhoods, with a special focus on the Icelandic capital and a tribute at the start of the fireworks and music spectacular for the victims of the attack on La Rambla.

15/09/2017 - 15:56

Good practice to reduce inconvenience caused by tourist groups

Tourism. Agreement with tour guides to adopt measures improving compatibility between tour activity and everyday life in the city.

01/09/2017 - 13:07

Shops improve waste management

Cleaning. The first stage of the public and commercial awareness campaign has led to 75% of establishments improving the way they manage waste.