Catalonia has historically been a place with a flair for business and this has given it a solid and varied economy. In fact, Catalonia can boast more economic diversification than many other areas in Europe, combining traditional industrial sectors with new emerging business areas.
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American video game company Scopely announced today its growth plans in Barcelona, which contemplate doubling the current workers and increasing the space of their offices. The company opened its office in the Catalan capital in 2017, where it currently has 60 employees. Read more
Barcelona's El Prat airport surpassed for the first time ever the yearly 50 million mark in passengers in 2018
According to figures published on Monday by the public company managing Spain's top airports, 50,172,457 people took off or landed with a flight in Barcelona last year. This means 6.1% more than the previous year. Read more
The Korean Asiana Airlines has opened in Barcelona its first headquarters for the Iberian Peninsula to coordinate its operations in Spain and Portugal. This investment project by Asiana Airlines is supported by Catalonia Trade & Investment –the Catalan Government’s agency for business competitiveness. Read more
Irish company Client Solutions has doubled the space of its office in Sant Cugat del Vallès (Vallès Occidental), which will entail the creation of fifteen new jobs during 2019. The company, based in Ireland, offers IT consultancy services to companies in the healthcare, life sciences, engineering, construction, manufacturing and distribution sectors. Read more
The Financial Times 'fDi Magazine' recognised the Catalan Government's strategy for attracting foreign investments within the framework of the third edition of fDi Strategy Awards. Among 112 locations worldwide, the British publication has granted the public agency Catalonia Trade & Investment the Investment Promotion Agency of the Year - Highly commended award. Read more