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Foment UP

Foment Up is an initiative from Foment del Treball to connect established companies with startups.

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The New Barcelona Post

Foment is opening up access to the digital platform The New Barcelona Post, the new online magazine on Business&Talent, Culture and Lifestyle from Barcelona and, in general, Catalonia.

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Medals of Honor and Carles Ferrer Salat Award reward people or businesses which have stood out in the business sector.

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Transparency Portal

Structure and functions of our organization, the legal framework that applies to us and the economic and budgetary management.

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Entrepreneurship and Business

The lines of action for the company and entrepreneurship are directly related to the operation of the business unit.

Labour Relations

From a business point of view, necessary reforms for the modernization of the labour market need to achieve quality employment.

Sustainibility and Environment

Making the defense of general principles of market freedom compatible with the environmental commitment is the backbone of Foment del Treball.


Analysing and tracking the evolution of the global economic context is one of the objectives of Foment del Treball

Training and Business

Training and the link between the academic and the business worlds are essential for the productivity of the country.


One of the objectives is favoring business competitiveness. And to be competitive, the investments in research, development, and innovation are indispensable.


Energy sources and the debate on their future are important key points in a time of change and an adverse economic situation.


Growing is looking forward. Being able to access foreign markets is an opportunity for companies with a vocation for development.


Economic recovery must happen in order to set priorities and assure the creation of basic infrastructures (railway, environmental, technological, energy, etc.).

Debate and Knowledge

Foment hosts cycles of thematic seminars, professional forums and conferences
to promote debate and the exchange of knowledge in business circles.

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