Press releases

Content of interest to communication professionals because we want to share our activities with the community to bring the .cat domain closer to you and normalise the use of Catalan on the Internet. In Catalan only. We apologise for any inconvenience.

34 shops in Vandellòs and l’Hospitalet de l’Infant already have their .cat website

The tour of the comerçlocal.cat scheme has ended its 3-week stay in Vandellòs and l’Hospitalet de l’Infant

28 June 2017

Thanks to the comerçlocal.cat scheme, 34 shops in Vandellòs and l’Hospitalet de l’Infant applied to have their own websites in Catalan between 7 and 23 June. The proposal has been very well received by both shopkeepers and restaurateurs. From the moment the comerçlocal.cat scheme was presented at a number of establishments belonging to the shopkeepers’ and restaurateurs’ association, they showed an interest in having an online presence in Catalan.

Fundació puntCAT awards the prizes for the 7th edition of the Webs al punt competition

Syrian refugees, 3D printing, video games, digital information and leisure are the subjects of this year’s winning projects

Webs al punt .cat
26 May 2017

Friday 26 May was the day of the award ceremony for the 7th edition of the Webs al punt (Websites on .cat) competition, a project that fosters digital creation among secondary school and vocational training students.

The award to the best website was for the project disseny3d.cat of the Institut Antoni Pous i Argila secondary school in Manlleu. The prize to the best application was for Funecode, an app created by students of the Institut Vidal i Barraquer secondary school in Tarragona that makes learning to program in Java fun.

Fundació puntCAT presents the new puntCAT Observatory data

The .cat domain continues to grow – there are already close to 113,000 names registered, and it is present throughout the Catalan-speaking areas

puntCAT observatory
17 May 2017

Coinciding with International Internet Day, Fundació puntCAT presents the puntCAT Observatory, an analysis of the evolution of the .cat domain shown in graph form. This publication, which will be presented on 17th May each year, aims to increase and expand on the information it provides, including the results of the new studies being conducted by Fundació puntCAT on the demand for Catalan on the Internet.