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S&P affirms Principality of Andorra rating at ‘BBB-/A-3’ Ratings; Outlook Stable

S&P Global Ratings affirmed its ‘BBB-/A-3’ long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on the Principality of Andorra. The outlook remains stable.

According to S&P, Andorra’s government continues to pursue its reform agenda, the country’s economy is gradually recovering, government finances remain under control, and the financial sector has stabilized.

As a result, S&P …

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New custom rules provide the refusal to pay custom duties on the temporarily imported into the territory of Andorra art works

Andorran government approved amendments to the Customs Code of the Principality. They provide the refusal to pay customs duties on the temporarily imported into the territory of the Principality of art works, if the purpose of their introduction – public or private exhibitions.

The corresponding decision was made in the framework of stimulating the development of …

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Andorra and France agreed to reconstruct RN 20 highway

On 27 th January the Head of Government of Andorra Antoni Martí held a meeting with the prefect of the French town of Ariege Marie Lajus, to discuss a project to improve and reconstruct RN 20 highway linking France and Andorra.

Earlier the agreement was reached at a meeting of Antoni Martí with the Prime Minister …

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Andorran photographers Jaume Riba and Àlex Tena opened an exhibition “Madriu 8.8” in the hall of the Government of Andorra ARTALROC

Andorran photographers Jaume Riba and Àlex Tena opened an exhibition “Madriu 8.8” in the hall of the Government of Andorra ARTALROC, which presents 42 black-and-white photographs, dedicated to the eponymous valley Madriu-Perafita-Claror.

Both authors in 2014 made a documentary film about the history of the valley of Madriu-Perafita-Claror, and this year they have decided to return …

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The opening of the museum Carmen Thyssen is the first stone for the future National Museum of Andorra, said Prime Minister Antoni Martí

Today the Prime Minister of Andorra Antoni Martí, the mayor of Escaldes-Engordany Trini Marin, the Minister of Culture of Andorra Olga Gelabert, Baroness Carmen Thyssen have made a joint excursion through the new museum of art Carmen Thyssen, which officially opens on 16th March. The museum is located on the first floor of the hotel …

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World Cup ski mountaineering ISMF Cambre d’Aze will takes place on 28 and 29 January (individual and sprint competitions)

ISMF (individual and sprint competitions) will be held on 28th and 29th January at Cambre d’Aze Pyrenees Catalanes (about 80 km from Andorra ski). The Cambre d’Aze is located in two villages: Eyne and Saint Pierre Dels Forcats.


Saturday 28th

5 am to 8am
IGESA center

9 am
Cambre d’Aze Ski Resort
Individual Race

Cambre d’aze Ski Resort
Individual Race flower ceremony

12 am …

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THE MADRIU VALLEY: Andorra’s World Cultural Heritage Landscape and the battle to preserve it


Andorra’s World Cultural Heritage Landscape and the battle to preserve it.

Walking the rugged Madriu Valley, bounded as it is by mountain ridges, with spectacular cliffs, glacial lakes and high, stone-strewn Pyrenean pastures that descend beside frothing streams to deeply wooded valleys, you can almost believe that you have stumbled into a time warp, that …

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Our Tier 1 capital ratio of over 30% is already the highest in Andorra, said Christoph Lieber, CEO of Vall Banc

CEO of a new Andorran bank Vallbanc Christoph Lieber spoke to about future of private banking in Andorra and bank’s strategic plans:

Interview: Alla Sarina

Before you were appointed CEO of Vall Banc and moved to Andorra, you worked in Germany and Switzerland. What do you see as the greatest difference between the banking systems in these …

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In 2015 Andorra imported from China goods and services worth EUR 45 million, exported worth EUR 1.5 million

photo: govern

Andorra’s Foreign Minister Gilbert Saboya spoke at the conference on joint business projects of Andorra and China. The purpose of the conference – the strengthening of business relations between the two countries such as tourism, education, innovation, culture and sport.

The conference was also attended by the Chinese Ambassador in Andorra Lyu Fan, …