28/05/2015 - 11:19h

Water polo in Barcelona has a bright future

Water polo. The city’s talent cultivation grounds are full of youngsters who hope to play the final six.

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28/05/2015 - 08:50h

Weekend: Music days, Primavera Sound days!

Leisure. The indie festival is setting up a dozen stage sets at the Fòrum and also offers free concerts.

La imaginació es dispara quan arribes a Jet Set Atrezzo

28/05/2015 - 12:45h

The shop with ‘star items’ from adverts

Commerce. The imagination soars when you enter Jet Set Atrezzo, a shop in the Raval neighbourhood with over 3,000 items which have been used in adverts.

28/05/2015 - 11:57h

Barcelona is the 8th most attractive European city for investment in 2015

Economic promotion. The international consultancy EY highlights the city’s ability to attract international company projects.

27/05/2015 - 21:42h

The ‘indies’ are coming!

Music. The Primavera Sound 2015 is underway, one of indie music’s leading festivals, aiming to attract more than the 190,000 spectators at last year’s event.

Street market

Street commerce

This spring sees several of Barcelona’s shopping hubs offering outdoor stalls and free activities.Take advantage of them!

Vocational training students

New VT guide

Check out the new vocational training guide for all the new development, training offers and vocational training centres for the 2015-2016 school year.

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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.

Woman and glassware with the city's coastline in the background

Barcelona today

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

Girls in the open air

Youth work in summer

The place with information, tools and resources for young people designed to help them enter the labour market, especially in the summer. 

Two people standing and talking in an office

Mature ideas

Barcelona Activa Programme aimed at entrepreneurs over the age of 45, offering resources for realising their business ideas.

Hombre esperando el autobús en una parada mientras sostiene en la mano la Tarjeta Rosa

Pink Card

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

Open video Employment commitment plan

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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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.


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

Two men having a conversation at the Business Support Office

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.  

Runner taking a break during a run

Sports calendar

Check out the key dates on the city's sports calendar and the spaces and options for getting into shape.

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