The Council of Ministers of Andorra approved the amendments to the law regulating the activity of real estate agencies and managers. According to the new law, the representatives of these professions will be required to take the exam in Catalan (the minimum level of knowledge – B2, which means almost fluent Catalan language at the …More
Optics LOPTI-K (Andorra la Vella) won the first prize among the stores for the best Christmas window designing. According to the jury, the original design, as well as product placement and Christmas tree decorations contributed to the awakening of interest of customers and passers-by, forcing them to stop to learn details.
The Andorran Government approved amendments to the regulations of the use of new security features of the passport of Andorran citizens. In particular, the amendments concern the implementation of the international security system SAC (Supplemental Access Control), which implies a fingerprint scan of the passport holder.
The main page of the new passports with personal data …More
The Government of Andorra appointed Ramón López the new director of the National Institute of Finance of Andorra (INAF). His candidacy was offered by the Board of Directors of the organization. Ramón López will replace Maria Cosan, who decided to leave for family reasons.
“The new director has expressed a desire to carry …More
The program of the Government of Andorra Renova got in 2016 by 17% more applications than in 2015, reported Minister of the Environment Silvia Calvó at a meeting of the Council of Ministers on 28th December. The total number of applications – 230, 16% of this number of applications were filed in the last week …More
The Council of Ministers of Andorra approved the new rules of bingo (lotto) gambling, adopting the relevant amendments to the Law 37/2014 of 11th December regulating the gambling in the principality.
The amendments relate in particular to the rules of operation of the bingo machines, as well as create new administrative requirements, allow to obtain a …More
World Digital Library, established by the US Congress in collaboration with UNESCO, included in the catalog of publications 10 documents devoted to the historical evolution of Andorra and its becoming an independent democratic state.
These documents were provided by National Archives of Andorra. These documents about Andorra World Digital Library publishes for …More
Andorra’s Nativity Scenes and New Year’s Celebrations
It seems to me that Europe can be divided between the Christmas tree countries and those that favour the pessebre, or nativity scene. Until recently Andorra was very much a nativity scene homeland though today Christmas trees are being welcomed too. That said, when I first came here over …More
The Head of Government of Andorra Antoni Martí signed a decree, according to which financial companies and banks in Andorra will keep their accounting in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). The corresponding initiative was announced by the Minister of Finance Jordi Cinca.
The decree comes into force on 1st January 2017 and supersedes the …More
Parking prices in Andorra la Vella increase in 2017: from 1.15 euros per hour to 1.80 euros per hour, reports Andorra la Vella City Hall. The prices for water usage will also increase: from 0.26 euros per cubic meter to 0.29 euros per cubic meter.
It was noted that the Andorran capital budget revenues in 2016 …More