The Andorran Council of Ministers has approved a new provision regulating the requirements for obtaining a certificate to practice law in the territory of Andorra. This document includes some changes in relation to the existing rules approved in 2016, with the aim of “ensuring the adequacy of knowledge and the high level of training necessary …More
The Administration has managed 160,977 transactions in 2018, of which 57,832 (36%) were made through its web portal, www.e-tramits.ad.
The Secretary of State for Public Function and Administrative Reform, Antoni Rodríguez, has valued this data as very positive because it demonstrates the modernization of procedures with the creation of electronic identity and administrative simplifications.
The implementation of …More
S&P Global Ratings affirmed its ‘BBB/A-2′ long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Andorra. The outlook is stable.
The stable outlook balances our expectation of robust economic activity and sound fiscal performance against risks related to the large size of Andorra’s financial sector. It also reflects our expectation that the upcoming
government will continue …
The government of Andorra has taken a number of measures to increase the purchasing power of citizens. The country’s politicians turned to trade union representatives and enterprises to explain the various measures relating to salaries and pensions.
First of all, the minimum wage in the principality this year increased to 1,050 euros (since 2015, the minimum …More
2350 citizens of Andorra, 631 officials and 126 companies are currently using electronic certificates. To increase the number of holders of this certificate, the Government of Andorra decided to extend the terms of its use for this year. The goal is to continue to develop use of the certificate between different administrations, citizens and individuals …More
Four European casino companies have filed lawsuit against the government of Andorra for favouring Jocs SA in a recent controversial casino licensing process.
Jocs SA, a regional company, had won the bidding process for a casino in Andorra la Vella after a controversial bidding process. All the companies that lost out raised their voice against the …More
In 2018, in the form of customs taxes, 214,924,838 euros were raised against 208,561,525 euros in 2017. The difference was 6.36 million euros. This was reported to journalists by the Minister of Finance of Andorra, Jordi Cinca. According to him, the overall increase in revenues is associated with the restoration of the economy of the …More
Fuel taxes are at the center of much debate today. The Andorran Government has decided to take measures in favor of transport companies. From January 2019, the new regulations for the taxation of hydrocarbons will come into force.
Freight and private transport professionals will be subject to a tax reduction based on the energy efficiency of …More
FEDA’s (National Energy Company of Andorra) electricity tariffs will increase by 1.05% in 2019, which is lower than the price index. Thus, despite this increase, the price of electricity in Andorra will remain at a competitive level in comparison with neighboring countries.
“Tariffs should cover the cost of production, purchase and transportation of electricity while ensuring …More
Andorra continues to bring its financial system in line with international standards. The Council of Ministers of Andorra has just approved a decree on the introduction of international financial reporting standards adopted by the European Union in 2017.
A technical committee established in 2016 is responsible for this event. It is a government advisory body on …More