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Donations welcome!

The Government of Andorra has agreed with the Andorran Bank Association that they can open accounts in all Andorran banks to receive donations from companies and individuals to help alleviate the situation created in the Principality by Covid-19. The money would be used for health equipment and vulnerable people. (This looks like an excellent way …

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X-Trial Andorra la Vella cancelled, 2020 season concluded

The Andorran event can instead be rescheduled as the opening round of the 2021 campaign

As the global outbreak of coronavirus Covid-19 continues to develop and restrictions are put in place, 2Play, the FIM and the Andorran Federation (FMA) regret to announce that it will unfortunately not be possible to find an alternative date for the …

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The Health Minister of Andorra, Joan Martínez Benazet, announced a new outdoor centre to test people with mild Covid-19 symptoms

The Health Minister of Andorra, Joan Martínez Benazet, announced a new outdoor centre to test people with mild Covid-19 symptoms.

Next to the hospital, patients who already have an analyses scheduled, can take the PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) test without getting out of their car. Swabs and physiological serum are used to remove two samples: one …

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Andorra approves the State of Alert and Emergency law

The Cap de Govern of Andorra, Xavier Espot, said in his message that the Police have started to monitor traffic in various parts of the country to prevent a minority of irresponsible people from jeopardizing the health and well-being of the majority. These controls will be maintained and strengthened in the coming days. “The Government …

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To avoid spreading the virus in El Cedre Retirement Home, the Ministry of Health is looking into having the residents lodged in various empty hotels

The Minister of Health, Martínez Benazet, announced that doctors, nursing staff, university faculty and medical students had all been mobilized, along with students and teachers from scientific branches of study, to assist in the country’s health service.

He highlighted guidelines for improving ones quality of life whilst staying at home, acknowledging that doing so for a …

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The Ministry of Health of Andorra appreciates the announcement of an Andorran citizen to manufacture protective masks

The Andorran Minister of Health, Joan Martínez Benazet, welcomed the announcement of an Andorran citizen to manufacture protective masks. “Although they are useless for the protection of health care providers, they can be beneficial for the general population,” he said.

Masks can be requested by email: [email protected]

You can also fill out a form available on the …

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The Government is working with the private sector to guarantee workers’ salaries and thus their ability to pay for their rent and food

Spokesman, Eric Jover, advised that the Government is working on laws to activate a State of Alert and a State of Emergency in accordance with Article 42 of the Constitution. This would allow them to requisition material, introduce food rationing and to limit traffic circulation.

The Government is pleased with the decline in traffic:

Internal traffic is …

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