22/06/2017 - 17:05

“Let’s build Barcelona, let’s gain the future”

Strategy. Halfway through the current term of office, the First Deputy Mayor, Gerardo Pisarello, details the city model to be developed between now and 2025, calling for collaboration from the economic, business and academic...

20/06/2017 - 20:02

Backing for the digital economy is consolidated

Innovation. The digital economy is a strategic sector for creating quality jobs and reducing the digital divide which still exists.

08/06/2017 - 17:42

Property tax not to rise by a single euro in 96.4% of homes

Property register. When it comes to paying property tax practically all households in the city will be unaffected by the overall 19% increase in cadastral values.

Firma acord Fira i IMI
07/06/2017 - 16:02

An agreement to consolidate Barcelona as an international digital city

Economy. The City Council and Fira de Barcelona have signed a collaboration agreement to show how the city is backing the digital economy and the attraction of technological and innovative enterprise.

06/06/2017 - 16:11

A business incubator to consolidate Barcelona’s economic future

Barcelona Activa. Barcelona Activa puts the MediaTIC business incubator into operation to help twenty ICT-based projects in the fields of robotics, artificial intelligence and nanotechnology.

05/06/2017 - 12:29

The Measure of Government for a Democratization of Care was presented to the Plenum of the City Council last May 26th

Cares. On May 26th the Councilor for Feminisms and LGBT Laura Pérez presented to the Plenum of the Barcelona City Council the Measure of Government for a Democratization of Care from 2,017 to 2,020.

01/06/2017 - 17:22

Consensus among major European cities on budgetary transparency

Transparency. The members of the European City Economic and Financial Governance Group got a first-hand look at the Open Budget tool and the new Activity Based Costing model being applied in Barcelona.

Façana Ajuntament
31/05/2017 - 12:16

What are European cities doing to be more transparent?

Public finance. Eight cities meet in Barcelona to tackle gentrification and promote the public control of municipal accounts.

19/05/2017 - 14:45

Acts to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Hipercor terrorist attack

Memory. An institutional act on 17 June at the Can Dragó sports park and an exhibition on the facts and the historical context for the attack are being organised in memory of the victims and their families.

18/05/2017 - 12:10

“The cooperative model gives us plenty of strength to look forward”

Social initiative. L’estoc produces furniture using its own designs and made with recycled material. At the same time it provides dignity for the situation of people with intellectual disabilities.

17/05/2017 - 17:54

Joint condemnation of the state budget

Municipalism. A common front to condemn the limits on local funding and call on political parties from the Spanish parliament to take municipalities into account for this year’s state budget.

17/05/2017 - 16:52

The Network of Municipalities for the Social and Solidarity Economy is formalised

New economic model. This municipal alliance backs a transformational socio-economic model which reduces social and territorial inequalities and achieves well-being for people.

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