The Minister of Finance and Government of Andorra Spokesman, Eric Jover, and the Secretary of State for International Financial Affairs, Marc Ballestà, have presented the result of the international issuance of green, social and sustainable bonds, which opened this Wednesday at 9h and closed today with the placement of the entire issue of 500 million …More
Financial institution intends to close 1,534 offices across Spain
This comes barely one month after it confirmed its merger with Bankia, on March 26, which made it Spain’s largest lender.
Before the merger, both companies employed over 50,000 people (35,000 at Caixabank and 15,000 at Bankia).
Caixabank is now the largest bank in Spain with around 20 million …More
The Head of Government of Andorra, Xavier Espot, has asked the French Prime Minister Jean Castex to assimilate Andorra, for travel purposes, with the border territories of the Ariège and the Pyrenees Orientales so that visitors to these territories can circulate without having to present a Covid test. Currently, visitors from neighbouring French departments as …More
In 2019 public spending on social protection stood in Andorra amounted to 208.7 million euros (an increase of 8.1% compared to 2018). This includes spending on social protection of households and individuals, financed by the Central Administration and the Andorran Social Security Fund (CASS) through benefits, reimbursement of those in the general sector, the retirement …More
The Council of Ministers of Andorra has approved an extension of the expenditure of 16,028,188.78 euros to meet aid payments to those temporarily laid off or working reduced hours. This sum refers to aid already paid to employees and self-employed workers in June, as well as the forecast for the months of July, August and September. …More
Payment with Cards: from yesterday, 2nd April, the amount that can be paid by card without having to enter the code goes from 20 euros to 50 euros.
This measure has been introduced to try to avoid physical contact as much as possible.More
Last Friday, the Archbishop of Urgell, Joan-Enric Vives, as President of Caritas d’Urgell, signed an agreement with the director of the CaixaBank Institution Center Catalonia, Joaquim Macià, according to which CaixaBank, in collaboration with “la Caixa” Welfare Projects, donates 25,000 euros to Caritas. The donation will be distributed among the five centers …More
The Cabinet approved this Wednesday, on the proposal of the Minister of Finance, Eric Jover, the Decree announcing the publication of the average monthly salary of all employees registered in the Social Security Fund (CASS) in 2019, which stood at € 2,129.44. This figure represents an increase of 0.8% compared to 2018. This amount is …More
The Council of Ministers approved on Wednesday the resolution corresponding to the auction of 150 million euros of public debt of the Principality of Andorra in the modality of three-year bonds, from December 19, 2019, at an interest rate of 0.90%. This resolution establishes the nominal amount awarded to each of the intermediary entities, which …More
The conference will take place on December 18, at 9.30, at the Chamber of Commerce of Andorra. It will be held by representatives of the Judicial Police and Criminal Investigation Area, such as the National Central Office (OCN), in accordance with the provisions of the Law 17/2013.
This Law is dedicated on the introduction of euro …More