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The Council of Ministers of Andorra has approved a bill creating effective equality between women and men

The Council of Ministers of Andorra has approved a bill creating effective equality between women and men, eliminating the structural inequality that affects women and guaranteeing equal opportunities in all areas of life.

The text creation process included the country’s women’s organizations and associations, representatives of the Equality Observatory, the Government and the unions. Citizens’ considerations …

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Andorra Sports Startup Challenge selected new projects

Andorra Sports Startup Challenge aims at deseasonalizing Andorra’s sports and tourism offers. It is backed by The Global Sports Innovation Centre and Actua.

64 startups from 18 different countries submitted entries.

In particular, the jury selected the following projects:

“A field of ski practicing” (China) – this is a professional, safe and year-round training-gym centre for urban ski …

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Andorra has announced an issue of 500 million euros of bonds during the first half of 2021

The Head of Government of Andorra, Xavier Espot, has asked the French Prime Minister Jean Castex to assimilate Andorra, for travel purposes, with the border territories of the Ariège and the Pyrenees Orientales so that visitors to these territories can circulate without having to present a Covid test. Currently, visitors from neighbouring French departments as …

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Economy of Catalonia

The economy of Catalonia, despite a certain lack of natural resources, is one of the richest in Europe.

Catalonia is a member of The Four Motors for Europe. Four Motors for Europe (4ME) is an association for interregional cooperation between the territories of Catalonia, Baden-Württemberg (BW), Lombardy (ITA) and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (AURA) with the aim of strengthening …

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The 2021 budget of Andorra provides some 1,6 million euros to accompany and promote employment

On Monday, the Minister of the Presidency, Economy and Enterprise, Jordi Gallardo, met with the Economic and Social Council (ESC) to take stock of the mechanisms deployed during 2020 to support the country’s economy and encourage employment during the pandemic.

According to Jordi Gallardo, the 2021 budget provides some 1,6 million euros to accompany and promote …

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The economy of Valencia

The economy of Valencia and its metropolitan area is, like the entire business network, closely linked to SMEs (small and medium-sized companies), very competitive, being recognized for their entrepreneurial nature and with a mainly exporting purpose.

Agriculture

At present, 3973 hectares of the city’s municipal territory are devoted to the cultivation of crops, …

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The number of inspections in commercial premises in Andorra will be increased, fines can reach 100,000€

The Head of Government, Xavier Espot, and the Minister of Health, Joan Martínez Benazet, appeared to explain the latest temporary measures to contain the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.

New measures have started for residential care homes, the hospital and restaurants as well such as teleworking and family and / or friend meetings:

· Visits to social …

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Barcelona port

The Port of Barcelona is a maritime, industrial, commercial and fishing port located at the foot of Montjuïc Mountain in Barcelona (Catalonia). Although there are other ports in the city of Barcelona, ​​such as the Olympic Port or the Port of the Forum, the Port of Barcelona is a giant space between the stretch of …

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Barcelona economy

Barcelona has long been an industrial city. Businesses have now moved to the outskirts, transforming old industrial areas into residential and high value-added service areas. The most representative industries in Barcelona are the textile, chemical, pharmaceutical, automotive, electronics, medical and printing industries. In the service sector, Barcelona stands out for its logistics, publishing and IT …

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