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Last modified: 08/04/2014

Fitch underlines the strength and economic prosperity of Barcelona

The latest report from the international rating agency gives a very favourable evaluation of the budget settlement for 2013 and underlines its strong financial position in the medium term, maintaining the highest rating possible.

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Last modified: 01/04/2014

The Design Ideas Market seeks 100 creative start-ups

The Barcelona Design Centre is organising the fourth edition of this initiative that encourages entrepreneurship and international investment.


Last modified: 01/04/2014


The 'Barcelona Bus Turístic', the Barcelona Card and the Walking Tours, the products most highly rated by the tour operator Viator.

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Last modified: 01/04/2014

Barcelona Airport recognised for the third time as the best in the Southern Europe

El Prat has beaten Istanbul-Atatürk and Madrid-Barajas, which hold second and third position respectively.

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Last modified: 31/03/2014

1,800 companies created at Barcelona Activa in 2013

These are the results of the first year of a new service model for employment, entrepreneurship and business. 45,000 people used Barcelona Activa's services in 2013.

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Last modified: 28/03/2014

Mayor travels to Colombia to boost business and economic relations

Mayor Trias, accompanied by Deputy Mayors Sònia Recasens and Antoni Vives, business people and institutional representatives from the Catalan capital, will also visit the cities of Miami and Rio de Janeiro.

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