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Andorra will fully assume taxi service fees for Andorran patients

The Andorran Ministry of Health, the State Insurance Service Company (CASS) and taxi service provider have concluded an agreement to provide an individual service for transporting patients who must receive treatment outside Andorra (if the medical services cannot be performed in Andorra).

 It mainly relates to radiotherapy treatments.

 The agreement allows patients to travel …

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Andorra starts a project aimed at reducing the plastic waste created in mountain ecosystems

The government of Andorra has approved a project aimed to reduce plastic waste created in mountain ecosystems, including mountain rivers.

The goal of the project is to prevent the accumulation of plastic waste in mountain ecosystems and their release into the sea.

The mission covers the Pyrenees of Catalonia, Andorra and France.

The project will assess the possible …

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Cheap alcohol. Andorra: 4.5% VAT with no excises

Alcohol: cheap and expensive. Andorra: 4.5% VAT with no excises

(prices updated 01.01.2020)

Andorra is not part of the European Union, therefore, the country’s trade policy is not affected by the strict European regulations of the alcohol market. In addition, Andorra today has the lowest VAT rate in Europe, which is fixed for …

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The cheapest in the world broadband Internet access with an average cost of $ 6.60 per month is offered in Syria, the most expensive is East African Eritrea, where the average price is $ 2666.24 per month

The cheapest in the world broadband Internet access with an average cost of $ 6.60 per month is offered in Syria, the most expensive is East African Eritrea, where the average price is $ 2666.24 per month. Russia entered the top three countries in terms of network access costs with an average price of $ …

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Electricity rates for 2020 include modifications to assist economically disadvantaged people and favour energy efficiency and self-supply

The Cabinet has approved the modification of electricity tariffs for 2020. These new tariffs incorporate some changes aimed at promoting self-supply, making the rate more accessible for economically disadvantaged people and energy costs optimization by shifting the consumption to the times when it is cheaper. The new rates will be applied from January 1, 2020.

The …

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Government resolves that Andorra Telecom is to allocate part of Avatel’s capital gain to finance the public-private housing fund

The board of shareholders of Andorra Telecom (the Government) has approved the allocation of capital gains obtained from the sale of Avatel’s stake in the capitalization of future public-private fund of affordable housing. As the Minister of Finance of Andorra, Eric Jover, explained, “the fund will be created under the National Housing Institute Creation Act, …

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Vermouth It’s Christmas in Andorra with Patxi Leiva

Sunday, 22nd December at 11h at the Rocafort Auditorium, Centre de Congressos, Sant Julià de Lòria. (Admission: 13€ in advance, 15€ at the box office.)

Charity fundraiser in favour of Hi Arribarem, an excellent organisation that helps disabled people visit the mountains both in winter – experiencing the thrill of skimming downhill on the snow – …

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