Zaragoza is a city and municipality in Spain, the capital of the region of Zaragoza, province of the same name and part of the autonomous community of Aragon. It is a very touristic city. We have talked to the Mayor of Zaragoza, Jorge Azcón, about tourism development programs, the main types of industry, immigration issues …More
Andorra takes part in the exhibition “Iron Industry of the Pyrenees” (Feria del Ferro Pirinenc). The event will be held in Ordino and La Massana (Esbart Valls del Nord). The exhibition will be opened on July 7 at 11.00. All information panels will be available in four languages: Catalan, Spanish, French and Basque.
The round table “Experience …More
An international seminar on improving the landscape of industrial zones opened in Andorra la Vella. The students of the Open University of Barcelona, as well as students and teachers of profile higher educational institutions of Italy, Hungary, Russia and Chile take part in the seminar. Participants of the seminar will be invited to initiate solutions …More
The Council of Ministers of Andorra approved a decree on granting in order to stimulate the production of wine in the principality. Grants of 2000 euros will be allocated for the production of the best wine brands, but not more than 4,000 euros per applicant and a year.
According to the head of the Department of …More
The Council of Ministers of Andorra approved on Wednesday the proposal of the Minister of the environment and agriculture Sílvia Calvó on the grant to the Association of farmers and herdsmen of the Principality (l Associació de Pagesos i Ramaders del Principat d’andorra (APRA) for a study on the possibility of cultivation of blueberry in …More
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Andorra’s Long-term foreign currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘BBB’, the Outlook is Stable. Fitch has also affirmed the Short-term foreign currency IDR at ‘F2’ and Country Ceiling at ‘A-‘.
According to Fitch statement Andorra’s ‘BBB’ IDR reflects the following key rating drivers:
Andorra is a small wealthy and politically stable economy. Its ratings …More
Andorra: industry, agriculture, natural resources
Climate of the country allows to cultivate tobacco — a major crop of Andorra. There are small food industry enterprises (mostly, cheese producers) and also furniture factory. The rural dwellers are mostly occupied with sheep breeding. Barley, rye, wheat, oats, potatoes and grapes are cropped at the valleys and …More