Technology Contracts a Target for Corruption

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its August 2018 report ICT procurement — what are the corruption risks?, the Queensland Crime and Corruption Commission warned [...]

Audit Calls for Improvements to City Frameworks

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its October 2017 report entitled Obtaining the Best Value Through the Use of Vendor Rosters, the Toronto Auditor General’s [...]

Post-eHealth Uncovers More Spending Abuses

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. With Ontario taxpayers still reeling over the Ontario government’s $1 billion (CAD) eHealth spending scandal, the provincial Auditor General released [...]

P3 Hospital Cost $200 Million Extra in Financing

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its 2008 Annual Report, the Ontario Auditor General found that the use of a public-private partnership format, or P3, [...]