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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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New SPA Baths will be opened in Spanish Pyrenees

Llívia (70 km from Andorra) has opened its thermal baths for the testing phase. The area around the Parc de Sant Guillem consists of three small pools and one big pool.

All works, including water testing, will be completed by the beginning of 2020-2021 ski season.

The water temperature is about 30 degrees and it can be …

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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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The accumulation of so-called “one-day tourists” coming to Andorra for cheap cigarettes and alcohol provoke multi-kilometer traffic jams

The Spanish-Andorran border registered a mobility 2% lower on this 22nd June, to that of last year. As for the Franco-Andorran border, the first fortnight of June has experienced an increase of 27%. Comparing these data with June 2019, there is an increase of 50%.

The accumulation of so-called “one-day tourists” coming to Andorra for cheap …

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PortAventura World Resort opens on July 8th

PortAventura World is ready to open its doors on July 8th, as a safe tourist destination. This opening marks the beginning of the Resort’s 2020 season, which will also coincide with the start of the summer campaign.

In the first phase of the return to activity, the company has launched a number of special measures to …

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France opens borders with neighbours

The French authorities have officially announced that from 15th June Andorrans and residents will be able to travel to French territory. It will not be necessary to go into quarantine when returning to the country.

There is still nothing new about the reopening of the Spanish border.

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Fashion establishments: The maximum capacity for trying on clothes is reduced by 50% and the tried-on clothes will be separated and kept in quarantine 48 hours

Third phase of resumption of economic activity of Andorra: 13,060 employees will join their work activity in different sectors next Monday, 1st June.

All the following will open:

• Retail: Clothing & Footwear / Sports / Electronics / Furniture & Furnishings / Sale of motor vehicles

• Associated wholesale

• Hotels

• Bars and restaurants

• Fast food restaurants

• Private education

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