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On September 27 Andorra will celebrate a Global Day of Tourism, the participation in the majority of sporting and cultural events is free

 On September 27 Andorra celebrates a Global Day of Tourism. This is the day when everyone may participate in different events on the territory of the Principality: either to attend a museum or sporting palace for free or to go for a walk in accordance to the previously determined route. The majority of museums work …

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The first beer festival “Oktoberfest” in Andorra will take place on every Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights of October from 20.00 till the midnight

The first beer festival “Oktoberfest”  will take place on every Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights of October from 20.00 till the midnight. The venue is Sant Gothard hotel in La Massana. These days everyone may try here German beer and German food (sausages, sour cabbage, etc).

Dinner+ free beer bar: 22 euro

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Supported by the Club of Madrid and the State Committee on Work with Diaspora (Azerbaijan) and by the initiative of Nizami Ganjavi International Center the assembly “Credibility reestablishment in Europe—high-level initiative” will take place in Andorra on September 4-7.

Supported by the Club of Madrid and the State Committee on Work with Diaspora (Azerbaijan) and by the initiative of Nizami Ganjavi International Center the assembly “Credibility reestablishment in Europe—high-level initiative” will take place in Andorra on September 4-7.

In accordance to the representatives of Andorran Government, the major goal of this event is to promote …

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In Andorra in the bank accounts of the former President of Catalonia Jordi Pujol could be kept more than 500 million euro, claims the Spanish police

The former president of Catalonia, Jordi Pujol i Soley, who chaired the Catalan Government for 23 consecutive years, is accused of illicit possession and laundering of public funds. According to some reports, the stolen sums are estimated to be about 1.5-1.8 billion euro; at that in the banks of Andorra his family could have the …

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Bank Privada Andorra (BPA), Forces Electriques d’Andorra (FEDA) and Pedaland company announced the beginning of new rental vehicles type usage in Andorra – electric bikes (e-bikes)

Bank Privada Andorra (BPA), national energetic company Forces Electriques d’Andorra (FEDA) and Pedaland company announced the beginning of  new rental vehicle type usage in Andorra –  electric bikes (e-bikes). This type of bikes requires neither petroleum nor diesel fuel, it should be periodically recharged from a socket. A driving license for e-bikes is not required. …

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Skydream company (Spain, Barcelona) announced work start on launching a wind tunnel complex in Andorra

Skydream company (Spain, Barcelona) announced the commencement of work on launching a wind tunnel complex in Andorra. Andorra annually attracts more than 9 million tourists and has got a developed tourist infrastructure, therefore, the project will enjoy great popularity, as the company’s web site states. The project is already under approval at the city planning authorities …

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The existence of three educational systems in Andorra gives the chance to use this experience for the development of GEFI, says UNESCO General Director Irina Bokova

The General Director of UNESCO Irina Bokova made several statements regarding the educational system of Andorra within her visit to the Principality on 21-22d July, 2014.

“Andorran educational system is based on the complementarity of all three systems—French, Spanish and Andorran as well as on the usage of advanced technologies in studying several foreign languages simultaneously. …

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Russians keep the leading positions in the list of the most “prodigal” tourists, notes the Trade Federation of Andorra representative

The Vice-President of the Trade Foundation of Andorra (FACA) Antonio Miralles announced the subtotal results of sales after a half of the summer season 2014 has passed. In accordance to his words the stores witness the decrease of sales between 5 and 10% in comparison to the analogue period of the previous year. Antonio Miralles …

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The Government of Andorra ratified the project of Canillo educational center expansion, it will occupy the surface of 8 000 km2

The Government of Andorra ratified the project of Canillo educational center expansion, it will occupy the surface of 8000 km2. The project will be completed by 2017. A new educational center can be attended by 500 pupils (for now this figure makes up 300 pupils) that study within the bounds of French and Andorran systems …

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