Newsreel for September 23, 2019

New Zealand considers protecting construction companies from themselves, Cayman faces a cruise contract referendum, and Nova Scotia rules in a $2 million fraud case By Julia Mills The top stories from the world of government procurement this week include [...]

Newsreel for August 26, 2019

Liberals Accused of Buying Votes With $3B Sole-Source, Halifax Shipyard Awarded $500M Maintenance Deal, and Trinidad Senator Wins Millions in Government Deals By Paul Emanuelli In this week’s global newsreel update, Canada doubles down on pre-election spending, the US [...]

Newsreel for August 19, 2019

Trudeau Broke Conflict Rules in SNC-Lavalin Affair, PM “Takes Responsibility” for Ethics Violation, and Puerto Rico Plagued by Hurricane Contract Issues By Paul Emanuelli In this week’s newsreel, Canada’s PM breaks the federal conflict law, Australia plays catch-up on [...]

Newsreel for August 12, 2019

Feds Politicize Ship Program as Election Looms, Bid Protest Over BC Oil Tanker Towing Deal, and Procurement Corruption Triggers South African Strike By Paul Emanuelli This week’s global newsreel includes naval procurement controversies and SNC-Lavalin intrigues in Canada, summit-related [...]

US Newsreel for August 6, 2019

Trump Slams China with More Tariffs, Boris Hurtles Britain Towards No-Deal Brexit, and NASA Terminates Lunar Lander Deal By Paul Emanuelli In this week’s newsreel, Trump doubles down on China tariffs, Boris Johnson hurtles the UK towards a no-deal [...]

Newsreel for August 6, 2019

Federal NDP Recycles Canadian Content Policies, Manitoba Liberals Push Protectionist Platform, and Rolls Royce Charged with Corruption in India By Paul Emanuelli In this week’s newsreel, the federal NDP recycles Canadian content policies, Manitoba Liberals call for provincial preference [...]

US Newsreel for July 29, 2019

Microsoft Fined $8.7 Million USD in Hungarian Bid-Rigging Case, Trade War Sparks Mass Exodus from China, and Annapolis Mayor Introduces Municipal Procurement Code By Paul Emanuelli In this week’s newsreel, Microsoft is fined in a Hungarian bid-rigging and bribery [...]