Representatives of 7 territories – French provinces (Nouvelle Aquitaine, Occitanie / Pyrénées Méditerranée), Spainish (Aragón, Catalunya, Euskadi and Navarra) and the Principality of Andorra – met on 1oth November in Bordeaux to discuss the prospects for cross-border cooperation. These 7 regions are united under the Employer community of Pyrenees (Comunitat de Treball dels Pirineus, CTP) …More
Andorran Prime Minister Antoni Martí discussed with the leaders of the parties of Andorra the results of the negotiations with European Comission on the association agreement with the EU . The meeting was attended by the representatives of the Liberal Party (Josep Pintat, Joan Carles Camp and Carles Naudi), a coalition of the Social Democratic …More
The Head of Government of Andorra Antoni Martí took part in the XXV Summit of Latin American States leaders, held in Colombia, in the city of Cartagena de Indias (Cartagena d’Índies). The main subject of the summit this year was the education and youth entrepreneurship promotion. The summit was attended by the …More
Andorra submitted its candidacy to host the XXVII Summit of Heads of Latin American States in 2020. The proposal was made by the Andorran Ambassador to Spain Jaume Gaytan on Friday, 28th October, before the meeting of Heads of Latin American countries at the summit, which was held in Colombia, in the …More
French President, Co-Prince of Andorra François Hollande met at the Elysee Palace with the Prime Minister of Andorra Antoni Marti accompanied by the Parliamentary Ombudsman Vicenç Mateu. The aim of the meeting – to inform François Hollande about current political and economic situation in Andorra and, in particular, on progress in the negotiations …More
The head of the European Action Service, chief negotiator for the EU agreement on free trade within the EU Association with Andorra, Monaco and San Marino Thomas Mayr-Harting visited Andorra. He held several meetings to discuss the continuation of the negotiations on the free movement of goods.
According to Thomas Mayr-Harting, these meeting is a continuation of …More
The Head of Government of Andorra Antoni Marti and the Parliamentary Ombudsman Vicenç Mateu met in the Episcopal Palace with co-prince of Andorra, Bishop Joan-Enric Vives. Today the delegation of Andorra visits the Elysee Palace to meet with the second co-prince of Andorra, French President François Hollande.
The aim of the meetings …More
The Minister of internal affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot announced the beginning of the preparation of the bill “Actions against Trafficking in Human Beings”. The corresponding initiative has been designated by a group of experts on combating trafficking in human beings (GRETA) and the profile committee of the Council of Europe. …More
The Council of Ministers of Andorra ratified the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. The Principality of Andorra is a State party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Framework Convention (Framework Convention on Climate Change, UN FCCC) since 2 March 2011.
Ratification of the document underlines the readiness of Andorra to continue international cooperation …More
Andorra joined the agreement of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to tackle tax base erosion and Profit Shifting (Base erosion and profit shifting, BEPS), reports OECD. As a result, Andorra became the 86th state which joined this agreement.
This decision was a response to the demand of the G20 leaders, whose purpose – …More