Category: Local News

The Bookmark Prize 2018 is awarded to drawings by students from Barcelona's schools

Quan 19/04/2018 Vídeo: Overview about the announcement of the winner and runner-up designs selected from the drawings. [Catalan language] Yesterday evening saw the announcement of the winner and runner-up designs selected from the drawings – made by 3,360 students from 46 of Barcelona’s schools – that had been entered for the Bookmark Prize 2018, an activity from…

A book entitled “El Comerç de tota la vida”, featuring shops in Les Corts, is presented at the Sant Jordi Fair

Sant Jordi’s Day in Les Corts saw the presentation of a book entitled “El Comerç de tota la vida”. This publication offers a walking tour around the district’s establishments and has now come out as a second edition, with even more shops and updated information. The book promotes the role of shops as landmarks in…

A total of nine vacant municipal premises in the El Raval and Casc Antic neighbourhoods of Barcelona’s Ciutat Vella district will be available for local commercial activities linked to sustainable and plural economic activity. The City Council has now opened the period for anyone who has an economic project for these spaces to submit their…

Applications for grants and subsidies for digital-transformation projects on Barcelona’s businesses can be submitted up to 30 June. The financial aid is intended to encourage the digital transformation of small businesses through the introduction of new technologies as a source of opportunity and competitive advantage for local commerce. Barcelona’s commerce currently presents a low level…

“Barcelona Unique Shops” highlights and promotes discoveries of unique shops

Quan 03/04/2018 Web: Barcelona Unique Shops   Shops are not just an important economic activity all round Barcelona but also create a sense of community and bring life to neighbourhoods. Our city boasts a large commercial heritage, from traditional and iconic establishments across a historical legacy survives to this day to others that have only opened…

Quan 29/03/2018 The cistelleria Siscart basket shop is a century-old basket and wickerwork shop which has adapted to customer needs as a formula for survival. Thanks to the virtual shop window display on its website and its social network profile Facebook, customers can view its products, and novelties, as well as place orders. The establishment sells and despatches products to…

Quan 29/03/2018 The cistelleria Siscart basket shop is a century-old basket and wickerwork shop which has adapted to customer needs as a formula for survival. Thanks to the virtual shop window display on its website and its social network profile Facebook, customers can view its products, and novelties, as well as place orders. The establishment sells and despatches products to…