Barcelona's digital ecosystem companies move the record figure of 1,200 million euros per year.
The Government will reinforce the areas of passport control at the main airports with more National Police.
American Airlines launches, on Saturday May 6, a new route between Barcelona- El Prat Airport and the city of Chicago (O'Hare/ORD) on a daily basis that will connect the these two cities.
Air China opens on the 5th of May its second route to China from Barcelona-El Prat Airport. It will operate it with a direct flight to the country's economic capital, Shanghai, which will take off three times a week with a schedule tailored to the needs of the business sector and with interests in this prosperous city and its surroundings.
The Barcelona Air Route Development Committee (BARDC) will give the welcome to the first flight of Korean Air which will link Barcelona and Seoul. This first flight will arrive today at 19:00h local time in the Barcelona el Prat Airport and will link both two cities with 3 weekly frequencies on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Winning the 2017 ATW Airline of the Year Award was a “really big deal,” American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker said as he received the trophy at a gala dinner in New York Tuesday.
The purpose of the meeting was to explore the possibility that the new direct flight between Hong Kong and Barcelona, which will operate between July and October this year, can become a regular flight all year round.
Barcelona is the second favourite destination for luxury tourism worldwide, behind New York, according to a study conducted by Condé Nast Johansens among about 725 users of its destination guides and hotels.