Catalonia resolved to increase profit on tourism therefore gave green light on construction near the main Catalan town of a tourist complex. Cost of this entertaining center makes 4.8 billion euro ($6.06 billion).
The structure of "Barcelona World" will include shopping centers, a casino and hotels. Details of this project yet уточены, but the regional authorities reported that will be engaged in the Barcelona World project with assistance of La Caixa bank.
The administration of Catalonia declared that the tourist complex which will construct near to park «Aventur’s Port» in Tarragona, already has investors, whose names to be kept a secret (these are the construction and hotel companies). Besides, «Barcelona World» for 20 % will be financed by the realtor company "Veremonte". The complex will have six entertaining zones which can be correlated with Europe, the USA, China, Russia, Brazil and India.
The region authorities last week asked about the state help in the size of 5 billion euro and reported that the structure of "Barcelona World" will include hotels, office rooms, shopping centers, a casino and entertainments for tourists.
Rest in Catalonia became long ago one of main goals for foreign tourists in Spain. In 2011 it was visited by about 14 million people. The flow of the tourists driving in the region, from January to July, 2012 grew by 2 % in comparison with the similar period of 2011.