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Anton Palzer and Axelle Mollaret win the Arinsal Vertical race during a sunny and crowded Sunday morning

The sun shines today on the Andorran mountains. After the adverse weather conditions that yesterday induced Local Organisers Committee and the ISMF staff to cancel the Individual race scheduled in Arcalis, athletes faced important race tracks with different lengths and heights.

730m of difference in height for both senior categories and junior men. The youngest women athletes competed in …

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All spotlights are put on the third stage of the ISMF World Cup hosted this week-end in Andorra

All spotlights are put on the third stage of the ISMF World Cup hosted this week-end in Andorra. Best athletes will compete to gain important points for the World circuit.

The Font Blanca Organising Committee is working kneep-deep in this international event. 13 national teams will participate to the races held in Arcalis and Arninsal.

Carlo Ferrari, alpine guide and Font Blanca technical director, along …

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Inmates of Andorra la Comella prison will be able to remotely receive higher education, as well as continue listening to training courses

Inmates of Andorra la Comella prison will be able to remotely receive higher education, as well as continue listening to training courses. Such an agreement was signed between the Andorran government and the National University of Distance Education (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, UNED).

According to the agreement, prisoners can receive books and study materials. …

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France and Andorra agreed on toughening the fight against smuggling of tobacco products

France and Andorra agreed on toughening the fight against smuggling of tobacco products. This decision was made in Paris following the meeting of the head of the Andorran government, Antoni Marti, and the French minister of budget, state accounts and civil administration, Gérald Darmanin.

According to the Andorran government press statement, it was decided “to study …

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Standard & Poor’s confirms the long-term rating of Andorra at the level of “BBB / A-2” and maintains a stable outlook

Standard & Poor’s confirms the long-term sovereign rating of Andorra at the level of “BBB / A-2” and maintains a stable outlook. Analysts of the agency positively rate the reform program in Andorra, good financial results and rapprochement with international standards.

The agency points out that the rating can be raised if Andorra’s negotiations with the …

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The Archive of Andorra la Vella (Arxiu Comunal) received several volumes of a book about the history of Andorra, written by David Guzac Dalmau, an Andorran journalist and writer

photo: ALV

The Archive of Andorra la Vella (Arxiu Comunal) received several volumes of a book about the history of Andorra, written by David Guzac Dalmau, an Andorran journalist and writer. David, the son of Andorran farmers, devoted his life for history research of Andorra. He also took part in archaeological excavations on the …

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A festive carnival, which is celebrated every year on the eve of Lent, takes place on 10th February in Andorra la Vella and Escaldes-Engordany

A festive carnival, which is celebrated every year on the eve of Lent, takes place on 10th February in Andorra la Vella and Escaldes-Engordany. The registration has already started, everyone can participate in the parade. Registration will end on February 9th.

Groups of not less than eight people will be able to take part in contests …

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