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Fuel prices in Spain rose 12.6% over the year

The rate of change in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) keeps breaking records. Last year’s heavy price drops and the current worldwide supplies crisis increased Spain’s November CPI up to 5.6% on 2020.

The figures are according to data published by the National Statistics Institute (INE).

The increase was further pushed by the rise in the price …

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Most Catalan ski resorts opened this weekend

Intense snow in the Pyrenees during the week sees activity return after tough 2020-2021 season.

Most ski resorts in Catalonia opened this weekend, earlier than expected, benefiting from the intense snowstorm that affected the Catalan Pyrenees between Tuesday and Thursday.

Activity usually returns to the Catalan slopes coinciding with the December 6 and December 8 bank holidays, …

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Andorra introduces tourist tax

Andorra has approved a bill regulating the tax on accommodation in tourist facilities. The only exceptions are the areas where camping-cars are located.

Thus, a tax of 3 euros will be applied to tourist accommodation in 5-star hotels, 2 euros – in 4-star hotels and 1.50 euros – in 2 or 3-star hotels. The tax in …

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Andorra expands COVID restrictions

Andorra has announced an extension to the establishments and events in which access control must be carried out.

Certificates must now be shown to access: nightlife venues, bars, restaurants and cafes, spas, cultural and sports facilities – including museums, libraries, cinemas and gyms, hairdressers and beauty salons, hotels and tourist accommodation, games rooms, social and health …

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Catalonia and Andorra jointly create ice hockey technical center

The Catalan Speed Skating Federation (FECAPA) and the Andorran Speed Skating Federation (FAP) have signed an agreement to jointly create a high-performance technical center. It will be designed for players in the Youth, Teens and Children categories.

The technical center will be set up at the Poliesportiu pavilions in La Seu d’Urgell and the Estadio Comunal …

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