17/04/2015 - 16:01h

Women’s names in Barcelona’s street nomenclature

Literature. The book ‘Barcelona amb nom de dona’ presents the biographies of 53 women who feature in the city’s street nomenclature.

17/04/2015 - 14:21h

The new catalogue for the Municipal Archives is now available online

Heritage. Almost one million images have been digitalised, and a further 150,000 will be added each year.

17/04/2015 - 08:40h

The greatest magic tricks in history are back in Barcelona

Magic. In the show ‘Magic Tribute’, the magician Hausson recuperates six tricks from the early 20th century which Barcelona’s public would have seen in the city’s theatres.

16/04/2015 - 12:20h

Mercabarna to recognise innovative initiatives

Commerce. The aim of the award is to strengthen and reward innovation among the 700 small and medium sized specialist businesses in the fresh food industry.

16/04/2015 - 08:30h

Weekend: Kids’ Sant Jordi is here!

Leisure. Món Llibre is a children’s literature festival where youngsters learn to love reading.

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Pink Card

A higher minimum-income limit for free and discounted Pink Cards, now available to even more people.

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Barcelona today

Barcelona combines creativity, innovation and architecture with business, economic growth and quality of life.

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#Barcelover. Gaudir més

A space that offers you all the latest news, lots of discounts and benefits for enjoying the city more.

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'Empty apartments'

Programme that boosts the social rental of the private housing market. Find out how and why to take part. 

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Energy self-sufficiency

A place where you can discover your terrace's potential for getting the most out of solar and wind energy, or consult our virtual advisor to reduce your energy consumption.

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This service provides year-round remote assistance in case of emergency, for people with disabilities or those aged over 75 that live alone. Find out more.  

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Business Support Office

Information about the Business Support Office (OAE), which advises local and international companies. Find out how to participate in the business growth programmes and the training and networking activities they organise.  

Social innovation at the fab ateneus

A citizen innovation programme designed to improve the quality of neighbourhood life and social cohesion. 

Local commerce

Find out all the information you'll need for enjoying Barcelona's local commerce and discover the range of initiatives in districts.


Check out on Interculturality Action BCN website and discover the initiatives and resources that make Barcelona such a diverse city committed to coexistence.

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Employment commitment plan

Assistance programme for small and medium-sized companies that recruit long-term unemployed workers over 40 years of age.

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