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According to the PwC report, 923 accounts in Banca Privada d’Andorra can be associated with money laundering

According to the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report, 923 accounts of Banca Privada d’Andorra (BPA) can be associated with money laundering.

The company was asked to make an audit of the Bank by the Government of Andorra in the spring of last year, when BPA was included in the “black” list of the U.S. Treasury in connection with …

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An EU deal with Andorra, which will make it harder for EU citizens to hide cash from the tax man in bank accounts there, was endorsed by Parliament in a vote on Wednesday

An EU deal with Andorra, which will make it harder for EU citizens to hide cash from the tax man in bank accounts there, was endorsed by Parliament in a vote on Wednesday. Under the deal, the EU and Andorra will automatically exchange information on the bank accounts of each other’s residents, starting in 2018 …

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10 amazing facts: Andorra

10 interesting facts: Andorra

Fact 1. The Principality of Andorra is a small country that could be attributed to the group of European diminutive states together with Liechtenstein, Monaco and San-Marino. Alongside with that, Andorra is the biggest out of this group. The area of Andorra makes up 468 km2.

Fact 2. Andorra – is …

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The expected growth of the international tourist market this year is about 4%, said Márcio Favilla, Executive Director of the World Tourism Organization

Márcio Favilla L. De Paula, Executive Director of the World Tourism Organization, speaks to all-andorra.com about the international tourism market and Andorra’s place in it:

Interview: Mina Wenmaster

Why did you decide to organise the World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism in Andorra?

It’s a long story. The congress began many years ago and we have held …

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Andorra: trains and railways

Trains to Andorra. Railway station in Andorra

Andorra has no railway, the nearest stations are located in Spain (Lleida, high-speed train RENFE, about 150 km from Andorra La Vella) and France (about 30 km from Andorra La Vella). Thus, to reach Andorra from Spain or France by railway, is not optimal. Look for …

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The General Secretary of the UNWTO (World Tourism Organization) Talib Rifai handed a welcome letter of UNWTO to the head of government of Andorra

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The General Secretary of the UNWTO (World Tourism Organization) Talib Rifai handed a welcome letter of  UNWTO to the head of government of Andorra Antoni Martí. Talib Rifai is in Andorra now in connection with the opening of the 9th World Congress of winter tourism. The official ceremony was also attended by …

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Via ferrata, mountaineering, artificial climbing walls : Andorra

Via ferrata: Andorra

Via ferrata is a type of alpinism that presupposes overcoming of  rocky parts of the route (both vertical and horizontal) by means of specially equipped metal constructions that help to manage the impediments at higher speed with less sufficient energy wastes than in case of ordinary alpinism. The route sectors are …

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