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I don’t expect an outflow of capital from the banks of Andorra after the agreement on tax information exchange comes into force, says Gilbert Saboya, minister of Economy, Innovation and Competitiveness of Andorra

Minister of Economy, Innovation and Competitiveness of Andorra, Gilbert Saboya, tells all-andorra.com about the Andorran economy in 2017, plans for 2018 and targets of the new ministry:

Interview: Irina Rybalchenko

According to rating agencies, banks play too much of an important role in Andorra’s economy and it is dangerous for its development. What do you think?

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In sports, as in life, there are no restrictions when you believe in yourself, thinks Albert Llovera, the only professional motor racing pilot-winner in the world with a disability

Albert Llovera was born in Andorra in 1966. He grew up in the world of skiing and was competing in the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, aged 17. In 1985 he returned to Sarajevo to take part in the European Ski Cup, during which he, unfortunately, crashed going 100 km/h on the downhill track, …

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A cable car to connect Andorra la Vella with Vallnord is very expensive and can cost between 30 to 40 million euros, says the president of Vallnord Pal Arinsal sector David Baró Riba

The president of the Andorra ski station, Vallnord Pal Arinsal, mayor of the administrative district of la Massana, David Baró Riba, told all-andorra.com about the major investment projects of the ski resort:

Interview: Jacqueline Terno

In 2014, the intention to build a cable car that would connect the capital of Andorra with the Vallnord ski station in …

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For the World Ski Cup we will build spectator stands, a car park and a press center, said the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports of Andorra Olga Gelabert

The Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports of Andorra, Olga Gelabert, told all-andorra.com about the main cultural and sports events in Andorra:

Interview: Andrew Winer

What is the ministry’s budget for 2017?

The budget for this year is 7,809,500 euros. For comparison: last year the budget was 6,045,760 euros.

What are the main cultural and sports events this year?

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Andorra is covered by 4G and we are not in a hurry to launch 5G in the Principality, says the CEO of Andorra Telecom, Jordi Nadal

CEO of Andorra Telecom, Jordi Nadal spoke to all-andorra.com about future of telecommunications trends in Andorra and the company’s strategic plans:

Interview: Alex Mostaslavski

Andorra Telecom is 100% owned by the state. Are there any plans to privatise the company?

Andorra Telecom became a SAU on the 27th of November 2014. The Consell General, our parliament, unanimously approved the …

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The Russian spectator is smart and educated, the Spanish spectator is superficial, but learns quickly, said the Russian Spaniard Angel Gutierrez

There was a presentation in Madrid on March 31st of the “Diaries of a Russian Spaniard” two-volume book by Ángel Gutiérrez, the theater director and actor who has lived in Russia for 40 years, and personally knew Andrei Tarkovsky, Peter Fomenko, Andrei Lobanov, Oleg Efremov, Vladimir Vysotsky….

Returning to his homeland in Spain, he founded the …

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The opening of the Carmen Thyssen museum will lead to many positive changes in Escaldes-Engordany and luxury boutique shops can finally appear nearby too, thinks the Mayor of Escaldes-Engordany’s town hall, Trini Marin

The Mayor of Escaldes-Engordany’s town hall, Trini Marin, told all-andorra.com about plans for the development of the district in the near future:

Interview: Steven Broyden

How much is Escaldes-Engordany administration’s investment budget for this year? How do these figures compare to last year?

The investment budget for this year is 27 million euros. Since 2012, the volume of …

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A painting named “Mata Mua” by Paul Gauguin is one of the gems of Baroness Thyssen’s collection today, it’s one of the most expensive paintings in the world, 400 mln US dollars, thinks Guillermo Cervera, Art director of the new Thyssen museum in Andorra

On 16th March a new museum of arts by Baroness Thyssen opens in Andorra, Escaldes. All-Andorra.com is talking to the Art Director of the museum, Guillermo Cervera about the first exhibition’s content and his vision of the modern art market today:

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Casa de la Vall gets the status of being a UNESCO World Heritage Site soon, thinks GS of the National Commission of UNESCO Jean-Michel Armengol

General Secretary of the National Commission of Andorra for UNESCO Jean-Michel Armengol listed the main projects UNESCO has in Andorra and told all-andorra.com about the plans for the next 2 years:

When did the UNESCO division open in Andorra?

In 1993 Andorra adopted a constitution and became a member of the UN. More than 20 years ago, …

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My main project is a Women’s Skimo web series, which will let women worldwide discover ski mountaineering, says multiple World champion Laetitia Roux

Laetitia Roux, the French upper-class athlete, 15 times awarded the title of world champion in ski mountaineering, six times winner of the World Cup and five times winner of the competition Pierra Menta (French international competitions in ski mountaineering), combines professional sport with work in the special “mountain police” unit of the French gendarmerie. After …

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