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Civil Service World reports that the UK Ministry of Defence’s poor management of contracts has left taxpayers picking up the bill after nuclear infrastructure projects have swelled beyond their planned time and budget. The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) found three …
Global Compliance News reports that the current climate surrounding the COVID-19 crisis requires a significant level of flexibility in contractual relationships. To provide flexibility, the public procurement process has been accelerated to help reduce deadlines for submission request. Permitting direct …
In a release issued earlier this week Transparency International Romania says “Given the many questions and suspicions raised both in the country and internationally about the award of various contracts with public funds under the pretext of the state of …
A regional shakeup of procurement expertise for local authorities and housing associations in England is aiming to help councils and construction SMEs avoid some of the worst economic inequalities post coronavirus. The London Housing Consortium is placing emphasis on highly localised procurement support and …
There are few matters in government contracting more fundamental than the rule of two and its influence on the small business set aside program. Federal agencies are required to provide fair opportunity to small businesses and socioeconomic concerns …
As commercial technologies are rapidly changing, so too are the methods that government agencies use for soliciting and awarding contracts. The acquisition reform movement is beginning to leverage new contract requirements and procurement authorities. Join us to understand how agencies …
As workplaces and businesses begin reopening across several states in the coming weeks, there are many warning signs and stories about personal protective equipment (PPE) deals gone wrong. Recent news of agencies from FEMA and the Department …
A recent report from Research and Markets has been added to their offerings to provide an overview of the cybersecurity market. The “Cybersecurity – Global Market Outlook (2018-2027)” report offers insights on market trends, company profiling, and more. The market accounted for …
A Government Market Research Tutorial Presented by GovShop The acquisition professional lives in a world of forms. There’s no way around it; nearly everything we do (or want to do) requires an approval form. From the DD Form …
A trial funded by the UK Department for Transport and led by Solent Transport is the first of its kind and aims to benefit patients by speeding up the delivery of medical supplies, says Engineering & Technology. The drone has …