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10 January, 2018 - 17:38

Slower growth in tourism in the city in 2017

Tourism. Tourist activity grew moderately in 2017, despite the effects of the attack on La Rambla and the social and political scenario.

7 January, 2018 - 11:41

Barcelona, a global destination for sustainable tourism

Sustainable tourism. Improved access to beaches, backing for inclusive tourism and socially and environmentally sustainable tourism have all helped the city revalidate its Biosphere World Class Destination certificate.

5 December, 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.

15 November, 2017 - 11:36

Mediation to ensure coexistence between local residents and tourist lets

Tourism. A team is to intervene where conflicts arise.

6 November, 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.

13 October, 2017 - 16:53

Evaluation of the summer season at the city’s beaches

Beaches. Nearly five million people have enjoyed the city’s 4.5 km of beaches.

11 October, 2017 - 15:48

Quality employment to combat job insecurity

Employment. Ciutat Vella opens the first office in defence of labour rights, offering information and advice to tackle job insecurity.

9 October, 2017 - 17:26

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.

4 October, 2017 - 17:19

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.

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