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 …More
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 …More
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 …More
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 …More
The Cap de Govern, Xavier Espot gave said in his message yesterday night, that the Government will inject €200 million into the country’s private sector. This plan includes €60 million in zero interest loans to companies to cover operating expenses, including the payment of salaries. €70 million, also at zero interest, will be for mortgages …More
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 …More
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 …More
Martínez Benazet warns that 15 days of house confinement will not be enough to stop the contagion.
· Gloves and hand gel have already arrived in Andorra while the face masks are expected on Monday.
LATEST UPDATE ON C19 PATIENTS IN ANDORRA.
The general numbers are the same as yesterday.
2 residents from El Cedre retirement home tested positive.
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 …More
The Minister of Health, Martínez Benazet, is in quarantine due to being a contact. His test result was negative. He is staying at home as an extra precaution.
He says there are cases under investigation at El Cedre and they are concerned that the outbreak may “be larger”.
Some El Cedre residents have been transferred to a …More