The President of France and co-Prince of Andorra François Hollande finished his two-day visit to the Principality. One of the major goals of his visit was to get acquainted with political and economic systems of the country that, in accordance to his words, “made great efforts in order to correspond to the requirements of European …More
Opera National de Paris (La Traviata, Guiseppe Verdi is in the program of the evening) will visit Andorra on June 17. Traviata opera will be executed by Francesco Demuro (tenor) and Diana Damrau (soprano). The director is Benot Jacque. “Traviata” (from Italian “fallen”, “vagabond”) is the opera after the novel of A. Dumas “The Lady …More
Andorra Telecom has selected Cisco technologies for the enrollment of Wi-Fi network. The network offers two levels of services for the guests and citizens of Andorra: free basic internet connection (for getting local news and complete touristic information) and top-notch services with a full internet access (with the usage of all applications, including IM and …More
Fitch Ratings has retained long-term and short-term ratings of Andbank at ‘A-‘ and ‘F2′ levels respectively.
The statement points out the «stable» outlook, and notes that the preservation of ratings is determined by the «international profile and soundness of the bank and the growth of assets under management».
Fitch points out that the significant negative impact on …More
BancSabadell D’Andorra(one of 5 banks, operating on the territory of Andorra) held annual stockholders meeting, where the financial results of 2013 were summed up and the goals for 2014 were set. In 2014 the management of the bank forecasts “the beginning of slow recuperation after the financial crisis”, as far as “the economic situation has …More
Yesterday the Minister for Finances of Andorra Jordi Cinca and his colleague from Luxembourg Pierre Gramegna signed the agreement on double taxation exemption. This is the second agreement on double taxation after the one signed with France. Jordi Cinca emphasized the importance of such agreements for Andorra from the point of view of problems related …More
On Friday, the Prime Minister of Andorra Tony Marty signed the agreement with the heads of Andorra la Vella and La Massana parroquies Rosa Ferrer and David Barrot on the launch of cable way construction project, that will connect on the first stage, the capital of Andorra with Carroi peak (first construction phase) and later …More
A new stage of cooperation in the sphere of tourism and finances was announced open at the meeting between the Minister for Foreign Affairs of China Wang Yi and his colleague from Andorra Gilbert Saboya Sunyé that took place on May 28, 2014 in Beijing.
Wang Yi stated that bilateral relations have witnessed a smooth development …More
In the near future the Parliament of Andorra will consider the bill on casino on the territory of the Principality. In case the bill is adopted, (the chances are assessed fairly high) – Andorra will open the door to the gambling activities.
Supporters of the bill are affirming, that gambling industry will attract more tourists to …More
On May 21, 2014 the Head of FIDE and IMSA Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, arrived on a working visit to the Principality. The Head of the International Chess Federation Kirsan Ilyumzhinov spent the day in negotiations with the Prime Minister of Andorra Antoni Marti, the President of Andorran National Olympic Committee Jaume Mandico, State Secretary of Andorra …More