The Government of Andorra and the Generalitat de Catalunya met yesterday to share their analysis of the health situation as well as the state of travel between the two territories. This meeting is part of a series, which has been underway since February, to share the steps taken by the two governments in managing the …More
Last weekend holiday travel related to the Easter break began, with 410,000 vehicles leaving the Barcelona area by Saturday afternoon – lower than expected, 440,000, but 2.7% higher than the previous weekend. Yet, when compared to an equivalent weekend of 2019, there were 17.4% fewer vehicles than expected.
Roads with heavy traffic included the C-55, the …More
French Prime Minister Jean Castex announced Thursday a month-long limited lockdown for Paris and other regions of the country starting Friday. Schools and essential shops, including bookstores, will remain open.
Castex said the new restrictions will take effect from Friday midnight and will last four weeks. The restrictions will be imposed on 16 regions, including the …More
Comprehensive Care Service for Women (El Servei Integral d’Atenció a la Dona, SIAD) was launched on 2nd March, 2020 in Andorra. It is a space that offers information and advice for those who need guidance on sexual and reproductive health, including family planning. It ensures individualized assistance and is free and found throughout the territory.
The purpose of the new app is to attract new customers from Andorra (from a non-EU country), including not only public and private stores, but also the weekly market.
All-new digital VAT refund project is available to any commercial establishment in the city.
The free app works from customer’s mobile phone and it means an additional discount …More
The Council of Ministers of Andorra has approved a bill creating effective equality between women and men, eliminating the structural inequality that affects women and guaranteeing equal opportunities in all areas of life.
The text creation process included the country’s women’s organizations and associations, representatives of the Equality Observatory, the Government and the unions. Citizens’ considerations …More
The Red Cross Andorra is preparing a new collection of food and basic necessities for this February. In November 2020, 18 tons of basic products were obtained, but in the face of the continuous increase in social instability, these are again becoming scarce, despite the contribution of companies, individuals and the Red Cross’s own resources.
According to the government of Andorra, a new article regulates the volume of music inside the restaurants. If the volume is high, people must raise their voices or draw closer to be able to hear each other which is especially contraindicated because whilst eating people remove their masks increasing the risk of aerosol infection.
For this …More
The Head of Government, Xavier Espot, and the Minister of Health, Joan Martínez Benazet, appeared to explain the latest temporary measures to contain the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.
New measures have started for residential care homes, the hospital and restaurants as well such as teleworking and family and / or friend meetings:
· Visits to social …More
The French prime minister, Jean Castex, announced on Thursday that 10 more départments in France can face having a 6pm – 6am curfew imposed due to Covid-19.
France is subject to a nationwide nighttime curfew from 8 p.m .until 6am, however in 15 départements rates the curfew starts at 6 p.m.
In a press conference on Thursday …More