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Andorra announced new exceptional measures for the latest health emergency caused by SARS-CoV-2

Monday, 21st September, the Minister of Health of Andorra, Martinez Benazet, announced new exceptional measures for the latest health emergency caused by SARS-CoV-2

The measures are planned for a period of 15 days, extendable depending on the evolution of the situation.

Measures for groups: Meetings of relatives and / or friends (cohabiting nuclei/bubble) – the maximum number …

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Andorra limits family reunions and social activities to a maximum of 10 people from Monday, 21st September

The Minister of Health of Andorra, Joan Martínez Benazet, announced that the Government has approved a new decree that limits family reunions and social activities to a maximum of 10 people from Monday, 21st September as a measure “to try to curb the increase in Covid-19 cases”.

The limitation for leisure, cultural and sports activities remains …

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Andorra plans purchase COVID-19 vaccines from GAVI organization founded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The Andorran government has issued a press release saying that the country approves the decision to enter a contract for the purchase of vaccines against COVID-19. The Minister of Health of Andorra Martinez Benazet made a corresponding proposal. “The contract for the purchase of vaccines against COVID-19 will be executed using the COVAX Facility mechanism, …

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Andorran children will be going back to school in phases

Andorran children will be going back to school in phases. Those under 12 will go back on the 9th September as usual. 12-year-olds and up will return on 14th September. There will be optional but recommended testing for all children over 6 going back to school, in designated stop labs. Those children that do not …

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Andorra: Mandatory use of masks is prescribed on public roads and in places—both closed and open

On Tuesday, July 14th, the Andorran government approved news regulations for the public health emergency caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which take exceptional measures to minimize the risk of transmission of the virus.

According to Andorran Minister of Health Joan Martinez Benazet, given the epidemiological situation in neighbouring countries and the opening of borders, it is …

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From 1st July, before going to see a medical consultant in Andorra, patients must visit their GP

From 1st July, before going to see a medical consultant in Andorra, patients must visit their GP, (or referring doctor), so that he/she can make the relevant referral. Accordingly, patients will need to pay twice.

This decision has been made by the government of Andorra.

Gynecologists, ophthalmologists and dentists are excluded from the list of these specialties, …

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COVID-19 Ranking of Government Efficiency of 100 Countries and Regions : Andorra takes 76th place (between Philippines and Ecuador)

Deep Knowledge Group (DKG) has published the Big Data Analysis of 200 Countries and Regions COVID-19 Safety Ranking and Risk Assessment. DKG is a consortium of commercial and non-profit organizations active on many fronts in the realm of DeepTech and Frontier Technologies (AI, Longevity, FinTech, GovTech, InvestTech), ranging from scientific research to investment, entrepreneurship, analytics, media, …

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