Canada Sued for Lost Profits and Poland Signs $4.75 Billion Deal

By: Paul Emanuelli and Lisa Kuechler

This week, our Media Monitoring Team is taking note of Canada being sued for lost profits by Indian Bidders, Poland signing $4.75 billion defence system deal and the rejected appeal by former Canadian PM’s top aid:

Canada Sued by Indian Bidders For $195 Million Lost Profits in Visa Services Tender
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-ottawa-sued-for-195-million-over-canadian-visa-services-contract/

Poland Signs $4.75 Billion Deal for US Missile Defence System to Deter Russian Threats
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-raytheon-poland-patriot/poland-signs-4-75-billion-deal-for-u-s-patriot-missile-system-facing-russia-idUSKBN1H417S

UK Public Accounts Committee Finds Rampant Sole Sourcing in Defence Procurement
https://www.naval-technology.com/news/uk-pac-urges-mod-promote-competitive-procurement/

US Fights Scoping Issues in Attempts to Streamline Cloud Computing
https://www.cagw.org/thewastewatcher/federal-it-procurement-gone-awry

Supreme Court of Canada Rejects Appeal by Former PM’s Top Aid in Influence Peddling Case
http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/bruce-carson-influence-peddling-supreme-court-1.4588225

 

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