27 February, 2018 - 20:05

Montjuïc Castle’s hidden history

Memory. As from 15 March visitors will be able to see the graffiti in the castle dungeons, done by prisoners between the end of the 19th century and the 1940s.

26 February, 2018 - 21:51

Barcelona’s mobile week

Business. After the successful conclusion of Mobile Week Barcelona, the Mobile World Congress gets under way and comes accompanied by new editions of 4YFN, YoMo and Women4Tech.

23 February, 2018 - 17:50

“Barcelona is not a souvenir”

Commerce. Broader limits are to apply to the opening of souvenir shops in more city neighbourhoods.

21 February, 2018 - 11:05

Fira de Barcelona to manage the CCIB

Economy. The site next to the Fòrum will become part of Fira de Barcelona’s range of venues for congresses and exhibition as from 2021.

6 February, 2018 - 18:53

The city regains the Port Olímpic as it opens up to the sea

Public space. The transformation has been agreed by local residents, relevant bodies, environmental groups and municipal groups.

23 January, 2018 - 18:41

The city’s reputation and capacity for innovation grows

Report. Barcelona is in a strong position in terms of innovation, competitiveness and its ability to attract foreign investment, says the Observatori Barcelona 2017 report.

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.