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Stanford University Professor Matthew Gentzkow received an international Andorran award by Calvó Armengol

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Stanford University Professor Matthew Gentzkow received an international Andorran award by Calvó Armengol. Research topic of Matthew Gentzkow – polarization of language in politics and the media. The study was conducted in collaboration with Jesse Shapiro from Brown University and Matt Taddy from the University of Chicago.

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“Vall del Madriu-Perafita-Claror” national park and the center for the study of the mountain environment of Andorra start “open lesson” of the ethnobotany

On 18th June, the Department of communications of the Vall del Madriu-Perafita-Claror national park and the center for the study of the mountain environment of Andorra (Centre d Estudis de la Neu i de la Muntanya, CENMA) start “open lesson” of the ethnobotany (the science that studies the interaction of people and plants). This is …

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Andorran delegation visited the medical rehabilitation center Guttmann de Badalona in Barcelona

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The Minister of justice, social and interior affairs Xavier Espot and the Secretary of state for social affairs Ester Fenoll visited the medical rehabilitation center Guttmann de Badalona in Barcelona. In particular, they visited the room of sensory stimulation, and the areas of neuropsychological and functional rehabilitation.

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The Andorran Government approved the draft law “On amendments and additions to the Penal code” requiring tougher punishment for such crimes as attempted murder and unlawful use of the weapons

The Andorran Government approved the draft law “On amendments and additions to the Penal code” requiring tougher punishment for such crimes as attempted murder and unlawful use of the weapons. These crimes are equated to the serious crimes, and could not be sentenced conditionally.

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The government of Andorra allocates €15 mln for first aid training courses, which will be conducted by members of the Red Cross Andorra

The government of Andorra decided to allocate about €15 mln for first aid training courses, which will be conducted by the members of the Red Cross of Andorra. The corresponding initiative was made by the Minister of justice, social and internal Affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot.

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Morabanc hosted a conference for representatives of the French Diaspora living in Andorra on taxation and the application of income tax

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Morabanc hosted a conference for representatives of the French Diaspora living in Andorra on taxation and the application of income tax. The event was attended by about 60 people, reported Morabanc. At the conference, in particular, the issues related to the introduction in 2015 in Andorra of income tax for individuals were …

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The government of Andorra and Morabanc presented the recipe book, which includes 12 dishes from one of the best chefs in Andorra

The Minister of environment and agriculture of Andorra Sílvia Calvó and the director of marketing and communications of Morabanc Mireia Maestre presented the recipe book, which includes 12 dishes from one of the best chefs in Andorra. The book includes only the recipes containing the dishes of lentils, beans and peas.

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Andorra and UNWTO will sign an agreement to develop a new classification system for hotel facilities of Andorra

The government of Andorra approved the proposal of the Ministry of tourism and trade on the signing of the new cooperation agreement between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Government of Andorra to develop a new classification system for hotel facilities of Andorra.

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Minister of transport Jordi Alcobé has announced today the government’s intention to review by September 2017 the model of functioning of public transport

Minister of public administration, transport and telecommunications of Andorra Jordi Alcobé has announced today the government’s intention to review by September 2017 the model of functioning of public transport in the Principality. Goal is to improve services of passengers, reports the Government of Andorra. The government plans to annouce the tender.

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