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New COVID-19 measures for bars and cafes in Andorra: the maximum number of people per table is still 2 in indoor spaces, but 4 people per table in outdoor services

The Head of Government of Andorra, Xavier Espot, and the Minister of Health of Andorra, Joan Martínez Benazet, have announced the relaxation of some of the temporary measures decreed to contain the spread of the pandemic affecting bars and restaurants.

Starting next Tuesday, November 24th, in bars and cafés, the maximum number of people per table …

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The borders of Andorra remain semi-closed

France. From December 1st, although some measures will be lifted, a filled-in declaration of responsibility form will still be needed to travel and the borders will remain semi-closed, thus jeopardising the presence of French tourists in Andorra for the major Puríssima long weekend.

Catalonia is planning to lift the perimeter closure from November 23rd. The restrictive …

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A new fee of 30€ per month is to be introduced for unlimited, nationwide use of public transport of Andorra

A new fee of 30€ per month is to be introduced for unlimited, nationwide use of public transport of Andorra.

The government wants to promote regular national passenger transport with the aim of universalizing the service and taking decisive steps towards energy transition and the reduction of CO2 emissions. This new season ticket represents a reduction …

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The Government of Andorra has allocated almost 29 million euros to benefits related to the Temporary Suspensions of the Employment Contract

The Government of Andorra has allocated almost 29 million euros to benefits related to the Temporary Suspensions of the Employment Contract (STCT) and Reductions in the Working Day (RJL). The Minister of the Presidency, Economy and Business, Jordi Gallardo, said the criteria for companies and self-employed workers to apply are the same as before. The …

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Tourists coming to Andorra will be required to show either a negative PCR or TMA test and to take out illness repatriation insurance

According to the Ministry of health of Andorra, tourists wishing to spend several nights in Andorra during the winter season will be required to show either a negative PCR or TMA test and to take out illness repatriation insurance. People from Spain, France and Portugal will be exempt from the insurance part of this regulation …

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90% of Andorra’s hotels are expected to close starting this week

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Andorra, Maria Ubach, said that Andorra’s borders are open but, with restrictions to mobility in neighbouring territories, citizens must follow the guidelines set by both France and the Generalitat de Catalunya. To circulate in Catalonia and France it is necessary to do so with the certificates that their governments …

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In 2019 public spending on social protection stood in Andorra amounted to 208.7 million euros

In 2019 public spending on social protection stood in Andorra amounted to 208.7 million euros (an increase of 8.1% compared to 2018). This includes spending on social protection of households and individuals, financed by the Central Administration and the Andorran Social Security Fund (CASS) through benefits, reimbursement of those in the general sector, the retirement …

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198 disciplinary proceedings have been opened in Andorra

During the last 30 days, a total of 388 inspections were made of establishments and commercial premises to check on their compliance with Government of Andorra decrees, an increase of 45% compared to previous months.

Collaboration is increasing.

According to the Government of Andorra, 299 establishments were complying with the stipulated rules. 89 non-compliances were detected including: …

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