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Financial Intelligence Department of Andorra: after a new law “On Investments” was adopted in 2012, 26 out of 802 of analyzed requests were put to “black” list

The Financial Intelligence Department (FID) of Andorra has published a report on the results of its activity in 2013. Particularly, the FID notes 141% growth of the amount of requests—from 305 in 2012 up to 802 in 2013. In accordance to the preliminary data of 2014, this index may increase twice. This is, first of …

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A new Qatar embassador is appointed in Andorra

On Wednesday the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Andorra Gilbert Saboya accepted the credentials of a new Qatar embassador Abdul Jalil Al Ghani. Gilbert Saboya wished him success and expressed his hope for further development of bilateral relations between Andorra and Qatar.

In his turn, the embassador of Qatar expressed his will to strengthen the ties …

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Christmas Fairs and entertainments for children and adults start in Andorra la Vella from 25th November

The central squares and main streets of Andorra la Vella will host Christmas Fairs and entertainments from 25th November, 2014 till 5th January, 2015. The purpose of the event is to create festive atmosphere that will attract tourists and consequently will increase the trade turnover in the Principality. The program includes the performances of city …

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Within the bounds of Smart Country program Andorra intends to spend 1.5 mln euro to equip the territory of the Principality with rechargers for electric cars and bicycles

Next year FEDA (Forces Electriques d’Andorra) intends to invest 24.9 mln euro into modernizing of its services. This is by 3.7% more than the preplanned sum for 2014. 7.3 mln of this money will be invested in the reconstruction of old and building of new overhead electric lines; 4.2 mln will be spent for the …

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Mountain rescue. Alpify company, that has developed free mobile application for the geolocation of users in case of emergency, proceeds its international expansion

Mountain rescue. Alpify company (the headquarters in Andorra and Barcelona) finished the first stage of financing via Caixa Capital RISC in the amount of 400 000 euro aimed at its international expansion.

Alpify has developed free mobile application for the geolocation of users in case of emergency. The company has also developed the operation panel for 112/911 emergency …

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Within the bounds of the winter tour 2014-2015 “Moscow Ballet” will present its version of “Nutcracker” in Andorra la Vella on 25th November

Within the bounds of  the winter tour 2014-2015 “Moscow Ballet” will present its version of “Nutcracker” at the Congress Hall of Andorra la Vella on 25th November. The beginning of the performance is at 21.00, the length is 2 hours, the cost of the ticket—38 euro.

The classic ballet of such eminent ballet-masters and dance artists …

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“The Banker” magazine names AndBank the best private bank of Andorra

According to FT, British magazine  “The Banker” named AndBank the best private bank of Andorra. In accordance to the statement of AndBank, the choice of the magazine was determined by such factors as “80 years of experience in private banking business, huge experience in asset management, growth and international expansion together with group diversification”.

In 2013 …

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