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Andorra Sports Startup Challenge selected new projects

Andorra Sports Startup Challenge aims at deseasonalizing Andorra’s sports and tourism offers. It is backed by The Global Sports Innovation Centre and Actua.

64 startups from 18 different countries submitted entries.

In particular, the jury selected the following projects:

“A field of ski practicing” (China) – this is a professional, safe and year-round training-gym centre for urban ski …

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Andorra has announced an issue of 500 million euros of bonds during the first half of 2021

The Head of Government of Andorra, Xavier Espot, has asked the French Prime Minister Jean Castex to assimilate Andorra, for travel purposes, with the border territories of the Ariège and the Pyrenees Orientales so that visitors to these territories can circulate without having to present a Covid test. Currently, visitors from neighbouring French departments as …

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Andorra welcomed the FWT-21 competition

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Sunny skies and spring-like conditions welcomed the competition in Andorra today. Competition went down on Ordino Arcalís’ Port del Rat face, which proved the perfect playground for athletes to unleash their tricks.

Hedvig Wessel (NOR-1st Place) made it two consecutive wins in Andorra by launching an enormous backflip above some rocky terrain before …

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In the face of the continuous increase in social instability the Red Cross Andorra makes a new collection of food and basic necessities for this February

The Red Cross Andorra is preparing a new collection of food and basic necessities for this February. In November 2020, 18 tons of basic products were obtained, but in the face of the continuous increase in social instability, these are again becoming scarce, despite the contribution of companies, individuals and the Red Cross’s own resources.

For …

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FWT21 competition in Andorra will be closed to the public

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FWT21’s season opener is just days away, with Andorra ready to host the freeriders. The extended weather window of February 20-26 will give the competition chance to run in optimum conditions.

Currently, the FWT has three confirmed events:

ORDINO ARCALÍS, ANDORRA – February 20-26, 2021
FIEBERBRUNN, AUSTRIA – March 6-12, 2021
VERBIER XTREME, SWITZERLAND – March …

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The 2021 budget of Andorra provides some 1,6 million euros to accompany and promote employment

On Monday, the Minister of the Presidency, Economy and Enterprise, Jordi Gallardo, met with the Economic and Social Council (ESC) to take stock of the mechanisms deployed during 2020 to support the country’s economy and encourage employment during the pandemic.

According to Jordi Gallardo, the 2021 budget provides some 1,6 million euros to accompany and promote …

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