12/12/2017 - 17:04

Thirty years paving the way for companies

Enterprise. Since it was set up, Barcelona has helped create an average of three new companies every working day.

05/12/2017 - 17:14

New terrace regulations agreed

Terraces. General consensus on drafting new regulations that are easier to understand and apply, and adapted to the real needs of local residents, bar and restaurant owners and the area.

22/11/2017 - 16:38

2018 is Commerce and Culture Year

Commerce. An extensive programme of activities is planned throughout the year at the city’s 21 shopping hubs.

21/11/2017 - 17:58

More subsidies to promote good work

Employment. ‘Good Work, Barcelona’ offers subsidies of up to 12,000 euros for each new contract paying more than 1,000 euros a month and lasting at least a year, aimed at collectives in need.

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.