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Catalonia launched a project to eliminate plastic bags in stores

The Catalan city of La Seu d’Urgell has begun a project to eliminate plastic bags in the city’s shops and supermarkets. Plastic bags will be replaced with disposable paper bags. This project is part of the European CERES project to promote environmental materials for public use, promoted by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation (La Fundació Ellen …

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Discount season for the autumn-winter collection of clothes and shoes 2017-2018 started in Andorra on 22d December

Discount season for the autumn-winter collection of clothes and shoes 2017-2018 started in Andorra on 22d December. The discounts are regulated by the Law 12/2013. The sales calendar is established in accordance with the decree of the Government of Andorra dated March 18, 2015.

In specialized sportswear and equipment stores, the sales start on 2d February, …

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Minister of Tourism and Trade Francesc Camp submitted to the Parliament the project “Trade Competitiveness” to improve shopping tourism in Andorra

Minister of Tourism and Trade of Andorra Francesc Camp submitted to the Parliament the project “Trade Competitiveness”. The project is aimed to develop cooperation between state and private entities involved in the development and implementation of a strategic plan for the development of shopping tourism. In particular, during his speach he talked about the improving of …

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Andorran government increases tobacco tax by 10%

The government of Andorra increases the tax rate for the group of products of tobacco, including cigarettes, by 10%. “Amendments will be considered by Parliament over the next few days”, – reports the Government of Andorra.

The purpose of the legislative changes – the alignment of the prices for tobacco with the neighboring countries in connection …

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