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Last modified: 17/07/2014

Barcelona in world's top-ten 10 cities for best future prospects

City jumps 15 positions in two years, to reach number 7 in the rankings and stands out in aspects like the business environment, tourism and global brand.

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Last modified: 23/07/2014

Standard & Poor's maintains Barcelona's AA rating

International credit rating agency's annual report highlights the City Council's financial and budgetary management and its aim to reduce its debt further.

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Last modified: 23/07/2014

Barcelona looks for entrepreneurs with innovative projects related to space technologies

The European Space Agency (ESA) will set up their first Business Incubation Centre (BIC) in Spain in the coming months. The application process for firms wanting to set up there has started.

Photo: escardio.org

Last modified: 23/07/2014

Barcelona to host annual European Society of Cardiology Congress

Holding international events like this and others strengthens Barcelona's position as a benchmark for international conferences and professional meetings.

Photo: Barcelona City Council

Last modified: 09/07/2014

District 22@, Model for Tunja, Colombia

The Deputy Mayor of economy, business and employment of Barcelona, Sònia Recasens, and the Mayor of Tunja, Fernando Flórez, signed a cooperation agreement at the beginning of this month.

Photo: Barcelona Activa

Last modified: 15/07/2014

Good prospects for hotels in Barcelona ahead of the summer campaign

The first half of the year has ended with an average occupancy of 70%.For the months of July and August, occupancy is expected to be around 86%.It is also expected that the number of foreign tourists visiting Catalonia in 2014 will have increased by 4.3%.

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