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Barcelona’s Mayor amongst CNN’s 50 World Greatest Leaders

thumb_474__4CNN Money and Fortune Magazine have named Xavier Trias, Barcelona’s mayor as the 46th World’s Greatest Leaders

Barcelona has its Mediterranean port, its Gaudí treasures, and since 2011, a mayor who is busy transforming the cultural gem of Catalonia into the smartest “smart city” on the planet. Partnerships with companies like Cisco and Microsoft are fueling development, a new tech-campus hub is in the works, and he’s connecting citizens to government services through mobile technology.

Barcelona just announced it had posted a budget surplus of 140 million euros in 2013.

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