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One of the inspirational factors of my life is sport, it helps me mentally mostly, said pianist Khatia Buniatishvili

Khatia Buniatishvili – the icon of a new generation of pianists, a force of nature who captivates the public with her virtuosity and temperament. Khatia is a laureate of the “Borletti-Buitoni Trust Award” and “Echo Klassik Award” as well as “The Best Musician of 2016 in Europe”, according to the French TV channel TF1. Born in …

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In terms of the upcoming Winter Olympics-2022, SKIMO could be on the list of Olympic disciplines, said the President of the Andorran Federation of Ski-Mountaineering, Jaume Esteve

The President of the Andorran Federation of Ski-Mountaineering (Federació Andorrana de Muntanyisme), Jaume Esteve, told all-andorra.com that in terms of the upcoming Winter Olympics-2022, SKIMO (Ski-Mountaineering) could be on the list of Olympic disciplines.

“This year, Andorra once again held one of the stages of the ISMF World Cup Font Blanca competition, which in 2018 began …

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The Andorran government needs to change the law on immigration to be in line with the current economic and social situation, says the general counsel SDP (mixed parliamentary group), Victor Naudi Zamora

The Andorran government presented to the parliament of the Principality amendments to the law on immigration of May 31, 2012 (Projecte de llei qualificada de modificació de la Llei 9/2012, del 31 de maig). The SDP general councilor of the Mixed group, Victor Naudi Zamora speaks to all-andorra.com about the government’s proposals to improve the …

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We welcome people with intellectual disabilities to participate in the up-and-coming Olympic events and to raise awareness of the skills of these athletes, says Sergi Grimau, organizer of the 2018 Olympic Games in Andorra and Spain

Sergi Grimau, president of the Special Olympics Catalunya club – the main organizer of the Olympic Games for people with learning disabilities, which will be held in Andorra and le Seu d’Urgell (Spain, Catalonia) from 4th to 7th October 2018, told all-andorra.com about the preparation for this event.

“Everything is ready for the Olympic Games – …

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Today, cycling in Andorra is almost as popular as skiing, thinks one of the strongest Andorran cyclists Guy Diaz Grollier

Cycling has been actively developing in Andorra for the last 10 years. The stages of famous competitions like the Tour de France and the Vuelta Ciclista España take place regularly in the principality, and Andorran cyclists often win medals at international competitions. Guy Diaz Grollier, one of the strongest Andorran cyclists for both disciplines – …

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Working together with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will help to place Andorra on the innovations map, said director of Actua Tech, Yann Baucis

Actua Tech is an Andorran government foundation which is focused on innovation project research and high-tech technology development in Andorra. Director of Actua Tech, Yann Baucis, shared with all-andorra.com the main ideas of the foundation which will help to make Andorra an internationally recognized intelligent country:

“Andorra is a fantastic country which is always reinventing itself. …

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Andorra was the first country in the world to have its entire retail business offering on Google Maps through Google Business View, says Consul General of the USA in Barcelona Marcos Mandojana

On 14th and 15th September Andorra held the first scientific summit “City Science Summit”, organized jointly with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). One of the participants of the summit Consul General of the USA in Barcelona Marcos Mandojana thinks that Andorra is fast becoming an Internationally Recognized Intelligent Country:

“I am truly honored to …

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Building modern mountain shelters contributes to eco-tourism development in Andorra, states one of the architects of Illa mountain shelter Lluís Ginjaume

The fourth Andorran mountain shelter (el refugi de l’Illa) has just opened in Andorra. This modern building  is located in the valley Madriu-Perafita-Claror, the only UNESCO cultural heritage site in Andorra. One of the architects of this environmental project Lluís Ginjaume told all-andorra.com about the features of the hut, whose construction is proof of Andorra’s …

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There are some lovely places in Andorra for mountaineering that are well worth visiting, says the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest from both sides, Andorran resident Cathy O’Dowd

Cathy O’Dowd is the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest from both sides and the author of the book “Just for the love of it” – the story of her four Everest expeditions. The South African mountaineer has been resident in Andorra for many years. She told all-andorra.com about the many possibilities …

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Andorra is going to be a place for large scale entertainment events, says General Manager of the company “Andorra Tourism” Betim Budzaku

General manager of Andorra Tourism, Betim Budzaku, told all-andorra.com about the main trends in tourism development of the principality:

“At the moment we haven’t received the final statistics of the 2016 – 2017 ski season, which started in December and finished before Easter, but I can safely say that Grandvalira, Vallnord and Caldea plus many Andorran …

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