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Federal agencies have been rushing to adopt drones for various uses like border surveillance by the Department of Homeland Security, weather monitoring by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and inspections of decommissioned radiation sites by the Department ...
The Department of Interior’s fleet of drones are mostly hand-me-downs from the Department of Defense and cost less than a single one of its manned aircraft. They have been useful in jobs like dam inspections and wildlife surveys, cutting down the time to complete the task at ...
A Michigan State University economist found $21 trillion in unauthorized spending in the departments of Defense and Housing and Urban Development from 1998-2015. The work included digging into government websites and repeated queries to U.S. agencies that went unanswered, which ...
The General Services Administration (GSA) and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) are working to develop recommendations on what laws and policies need changing or updating to implement what’s being called the Amazon amendment. The agencies held a listening session for ...
The Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) is providing $9 million to agencies supporting the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) rollout without receiving the required interagency agreements. “As a result, FAS is at risk for disputes over contract oversight responsibilities,” ...
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Newly announced, Tenderlake is a UK start-up of 2016 with a SaaS solution that leverages Artificial Intelligence to help organisations find and win more public tenders. It scours websites and marketing materials, then finds customers with open opportunities to supply the products ...
Palm oil supply chains are complex as the fruit changes hands many times from farmers to agents before it reaches a mill. It is then transported via traders to refineries for further processing, when it enters a company's supply chain – explains Jakarta Globe here . This week ...
Italy's Economy Ministry has sent Parliament a draft ministerial decree for the “approval of a multi-year programme for the acquisition of Medium Altitude Long Endurance remotely piloted aircrafts,” writes The MediTelegraph . The Air Force is likely to buy the drones from Piaggio ...
The Slovakian state railway operator plans to purchase rails and has announced a tender with an estimated price of just under €19 million, excluding VAT. A further public tender has been launched for welding works and connected activities over a period of two years, worth an ...
Oxygen Finance is poised for growth following the successful completion of parent company’s (TruFin) IPO on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange. Oxygen Finance works principally with public sector businesses to improve the operational effectiveness of their purchase-to-pay ...
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Entries are invited for this global award in contract management which recognises the personal initiative of an individual practitioner who has shown outstanding leadership or endeavor in the field of contract or commercial management. The IACCM Contracting Excellence Awards ...
Different local authorities and mayors all over the world commit to transparency, open governments and accountability to their citizens. Watch the video for International Anti-Corruption Day in the campaign for Commit 2 Transparency http://goo.gl/5R4aaw  #Europe #News ...
The divide in European university funding is getting wider, warns a new report by the European University Association. Many countries in Southern, Central and Eastern Europe are failing to repair cuts to public spending made since the financial crisis despite an economic recovery, ...
Global procurement intelligence advisory firm, SpendEdge, has launched its Waste Management Procurement market intelligence report. It aims to help buyers understand the current supply landscape of the facility management sector. It outlines the difficulties in identifying and ...
On Monday May, 15, the Finance Minister of South Africa Malusi Gigaba announced, in a speech to the Black Business Council , that the country’s National Treasury would use its 500 billion rand ($40 billion) annual procurement budget to spur economic development and pursue ...