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The Ministry of health, social policy and employment of Andorra will be transformed and focused on healthcare reform

The Ministry of health, social policy and employment of Andorra will be transformed and focused on healthcare reform. It was stated by Prime Minister of Andorra Antoni Marti on 18 December at the meeting with representatives of the parliamentary groups of the Principality.

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The Minister of health, social policy and employment of Andorra Maria Rosa Ferrer has officially announced her resignation

The Minister of health, social policy and employment of Andorra Maria Rosa Ferrer has officially announced her resignation. The statement was signed today by the Prime Minister of Andorra Antoni Marti, says the press service of the government. Maria Rosa Ferrer explains her resignation by the disagreement on different political issues. It is a consequence …

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“Democrats for Andorra” got the majority of the votes in 5 parishes during municipal elections on 13th December in Andorra

On 13th December in Andorra municipal elections were held. The party “Demòcrates per Andorra” won in five administrative districts of Andorra by a majority of votes.

The Ministry of justice and interior affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot notes that elections were held without any violations. Meanwhile he pointed out the decline of electoral activity. So, this year 60.8% …

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Prime Minister of Andorra Antoni Marti met with General Secretary of Nizami Ganjavi International Centre Rovshan Muradov

Prime Minister of Andorra Antoni Marti met with General Secretary of Nizami Ganjavi International Centre Rovshan Muradov in Andorra la Vella. Ex-Prime Minister of Andorra Oscar Ribas also took part in the meeting. The meeting was organised as preparatory before the 4th Global Baku Forum, initiated by the State Committee of Azerbaijan Diaspora and organized by the …

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Andorra takes key step in reaffirming its commitment to implement Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information

Andorra today has signed the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement, marking a crucial step forward in its commitment to implement automatic exchange of financial account information in time to exchange in 2018, reports OECD.

The Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement lays the foundation for the international operational framework for automatic exchange, seen as the pre-eminent instrument for facilitating …

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The new Permanent Representative of Andorra to the United Nations, Elisenda Vives Balmaña, presented her credentials to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

The new Permanent Representative of Andorra to the United Nations, Elisenda Vives Balmaña, presented her credentials to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today, said in UN press release.

Prior to her appointment, Ms. Vives Balmaña served as President of the Andorran National Commission for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) from 2012 to 2015 and …

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Andorra signed 2 agreements on avoidance of double taxation with Portugal and Liechtenstein

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Andorra Gilbert Saboya took part in jubilee, the 70th UN General Assembly in new York. During the visit he held a meeting with his Portuguese counterpart Rui Chancerelle de Machete, where they signed agreement on avoidance of double taxation between Andorra and Portugal.

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The ministers of internal affairs of Andorra and Spain discussed the possibility of treatment of andorran citizens in medical institutions in Spain by a single health insurance, similar to the rules active now in European Union

The Minister of justice and internal Affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot met in Madrid with his Spanish colleague Rafael Catalá. This meeting was the first official event between the ministries of justice of both countries. The composition of the Andorran delegation also included Secretary of the Ministry of justice and internal Affairs of Andorra Eva …

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On September 1, the upper chamber of the Spanish Parliament (the Senate) ratified the Agreement on avoidance of double taxation between Spain and Andorra.

On September 1, the upper chamber of the Spanish Parliament (the Senate) ratified the Agreement on avoidance of double taxation between Spain and Andorra. 239 votes were “for”, 4 “against” and 5 abstentions. This is the last procedure that needed to be implemented before the final contract coming into force since 1 January 2016.

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