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The Constitution of Andorra: main principles

The Constitution of Andorra: 18 main principles

1. The 1993 Constitution defines Andorra as «a democratic and social independent State abiding by the rule of law» (Article 1.1). It proclaims that «Sovereignty is vested in the Andorran People, who exercise it through the different means of participation and by way of the institutions established in this …

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The conference on the “Andorra Brand: how to improve country’s assessment” took place in Andorra

The conference on the “Andorra Brand: how to improve country’s assessment” with the participation of the President of Commission, Pere Augé took place in Andorra. The commission was established at the Confederation of Andorran Businesses’ (Confederació Empresarial Andorrana).

At the conference, it was noted that during the last months CEA conducted a first survey …

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Standard & Poor’s agency raised its forecast of Andorra’s rating from “negative” to “stable”

Standard & Poor’s agency raised its forecast of Andorra’s rating from “negative” to “stable” – now Andorra has a rating BBB- / A-3. This data is contained in the official agency report which states, however, that “the process of settlement of the conflict with the Banca Privada d’Andorra (BPA) by the authorities of Andorra has …

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Best places to retire. Retirement in Andorra: 14 “PROS”

Best places to retire. Retirement in Andorra: 14 “PROS”

Andorra is an increasingly popular destination for tax residence purposes, especially in the case of people with “high added value”, such as ex-directors of large companies right after their retirement.

Why is this so?

Andorra is an attractive destination to …

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I need to know: Andorra

All I need to know about Andorra

1. Andorra is one the safest countries in the world for living and tourism.

2. Andorra’s ski resorts have the maximum percentage of ski lift systems per square meter in the world, with a capacity of about 160 thousand people per hour. According to the World …

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Free countries. Freedom in the world: Andorra took the 16th place in the list of “free” countries in 2016, according to the rating of the public organization “Freedom House”

Free countries. Freedom in the world: Andorra took the 16th place in the list of “free” countries in 2016, according to the rating of the public organization “Freedom House”. The ratio of the Principality is 96 out of 100, according to the website of the organization.

International human rights organization Freedom House published a report “Freedom …

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Within the bounds of Smart Country program Andorra intends to spend 1.5 mln euro to equip the territory of the Principality with rechargers for electric cars and bicycles

Next year FEDA (Forces Electriques d’Andorra) intends to invest 24.9 mln euro into modernizing of its services. This is by 3.7% more than the preplanned sum for 2014. 7.3 mln of this money will be invested in the reconstruction of old and building of new overhead electric lines; 4.2 mln will be spent for the …

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Fast internet. According to NET INDEX, Andorra took the 11th position at the rating of the countries with the highest information “upload” and “download” speed indexes

 

Andorra took the 11th position at the rating of the countries with the highest “upload” and “download” speed indexes. In accordance to Speedtest.net, that collects and analyses millions of results, the “fastest” countries are Hong Kong (96.99 mbps) and Singapore (82.41 mbps). The top-10 ratings also encompasses South Korea, Sweden and Switzerland. The index of …

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