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 [...]

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 [...]

Global Newsreel for June 24, 2019

Lockheed’s F-35 Deal the Biggest Procurement in History, Oracle Alleges Rigged Bidding in Military Cloud Deal, and ASEAN Deal to Buffer China-US Trade Tensions By Paul Emanuelli  In this week’s newsreel, the US locks in on the biggest government procurement [...]

Global Newsreel for June 10, 2019

Canada Capitulates in F-35 Strategy, Saskatchewan Auditor Slams eHealth Improprieties, and World Bank Debarments Crack Down on Collusion By Paul Emanuelli  In this week’s newsreel, Canada caves to US pressure in the F-35 program, Saskatchewan is slammed for eHealth improprieties, [...]

Global Newsreel for April 15, 2019

Ford Announces $28.5 Billion Transit Plan, Report Refutes Number of DPAs Given to SNC-Lavalin Rivals, and Sri Lanka to Reform P3 Projects By Paul Emanuelli and Jenna Peacock This week’s newsreel features a major new transit announcement in Ontario, a report [...]

Global Newsreel for March 25, 2019

Ontario Centralization Aims to Save $1 Billion Annually, Philpott Launched More Friendly Fire in SNC-Lavalin Affair, and Arkansas Bill to Increase Sole-Source Limits Stalled By Paul Emanuelli and Jenna Peacock In this week’s newsreel, Ontario aims at $1 billion in procurement [...]

Global Newsreel for March 11, 2019

SNC-Lavalin Lobbied Feds to "Level Playing Field" With Deferred Prosecutions, Chinese Firm With Controversial Track Record Wins Major Deal, and Canada to Roll Out $80 Million Procurement System By Paul Emanuelli and Jenna Peacock This week’s newsreel includes more details on [...]

Global Newsreel for August 13, 2018

Government Told to Bolster Debriefs in COI Dispute and Oracle Files Bid Protest Over $10 Billion Cloud RFP By Paul Emanuelli and Lisa Kuechler This week’s newsreel features a CFTA case note by Anna Krol of the Procurement Law [...]