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.

02/08/2017 - 16:08

Greater investment to revamp markets

Markets. The 2.7 million euro boost to the budget will be used for various projects, including the renovation of the Besòs, Carmel and Montserrat markets, on top of the five already under way.

Balanç Festival Grec 2017
02/08/2017 - 09:53

The Grec journey gets off to a good start

Cultura. The popular summer festival, based around the idea of culture as an adventure and a ‘round the world trip’, involved over 120,000 spectators 102 shows.

Palau Victòria Eugènia
31/07/2017 - 17:00

A new cultural venue in Montjuïc

Facilities. Half of the space in the Palau Victòria Eugènia will be used for large temporary exhibitions, providing a boost for art being offered in the city.

Collboni reunió Brussel·les
10/07/2017 - 16:38

Cities to play a bigger role in defining the new Europe

Economy. Collboni is calling on the EU to enable metropolitan areas to have more influence in designing European development funds and to show greater commitment to the Mediterranean Corridor.

19/06/2017 - 16:09

More money to offset the negative effects of tourism

Tourism. The extra funds from the tourist tax will be used entirely for new measures to offset the negative impact of tourism in the city.

16/06/2017 - 18:41

Sticking up for local commerce

Commerce. A package of 43 measures will boost and protect local commerce, making it more competitive and sustainable and highlighting its key role in everyday life in the neighbourhoods.