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Barcelona applies for MWC through 2023

Friday 10 July 2015 | 10:40 CET | News
The mayor of Barcelona, leader of Mobile World Capital Barcelona foundation, has made an application to the GSMA to keep the Mobile World Congress in the Spanish city through 2023. The current contract expires in 2018. The formal offer was presented to John Hoffman, chief executive of the GSMA. The annual industry event attracted over 93,000 visitors this year and is estimated to contribute EUR 435 million to the local economy. Separately the GSMA announced that the 2015 Mobile World Congress was certified as carbon neutral by the British Standards Institution. The GSMA successfully completed

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Companies: GSMA-India
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