A delegation from the Council of Europe headed by the Education Department’s head, Sjur Bergan, visited Andorra this Monday and Tuesday to get to know first-hand the projects started in the country regarding education for a democratic citizenship. During his stay, he visited the Andorran secondary education school in Encamp, the Andorran …More
The head of the Government, Antoni Martí, met, on Monday, the ambassador of the European Union in Andorra, Rupert Schlegelmich, who was visiting Andorra for the presentation of credentials in front of the episcopal co-prince, Joan Enric Vives. Martí informed the ambassador that Andorra will continue to work for the rest of …More
Foreign Minister Maria Ubach met with her counterpart, Austria’s Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, Karin Kneissl, to discuss various issues in the bilateral field, such as the negotiations for an agreement to avoid double taxation between both countries that would allow investment to be boosted, as well as strengthening cooperation in tourism and …More
The Director General of the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainability, Marc Rossell, and the director of the Office of Energy and Climate Change, Carles Miquel, are currently taking part in the Mediterranean Conference for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (‘OSCE’), which is being held in Malaga.
In his plenary …More
The first two families of Syrian refugees arrived this Thursday in Andorra, where they were welcomed by representatives from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Social Affairs, Justice and Interior, at a private ceremony.
With the aim of seeking a process of welcoming and integrating these families whilst being respectful of their privacy, …More
Claudia Cornella, Secretary of State for International Financial Affairs, has signed the OECD multilateral agreement at the headquarters of the OECD in Paris, that allows the exchange of information country by country with all the competent signatory authorities and is not included in the list of non-reciprocal jurisdictions.
This agreement is part of …More
Perpignan creation legends
There are several legends that try to explain the creation of the city. One of them explains that it was founded by shepherds of Albera who fled a large fire in their mountains. They would have given the name Pyrepinia to their foundation, which would have the meaning of ‘the beginning …More
The Council of Ministers has approved the introduction of an Science Education degree at the University of Andorra. This new syllabus is part of the 2017-2019 program of the Government and the University of Andorra.
The syllabus combines the methodology used in the Andorran School and the University of Andorra, which prioritizes the teaching of competency …More
Andorra la Vella started celebrating the City day. On the eve of this event, works on the main shopping avenue – avenida Meritxell – were complited to make it a safe and modern 21st century shopping street, a part of the technological project “smart city”.
Works on 20 000 square meters have been continued for four months. …More
New amendments to the Andorran Immigration law mean that private entrepreneurs are now obliged to make a deposit of 15 thousand euros
The Andorran Immigration law 9/31 of May, 31st has been changed again.
Since 2012, the law has already been changed several times. The first amendments affected passive residences – they became …More