Newsreel for October 21, 2019

Alberta Crown Corporation Under Fire for Lack of Transparency, Ontario Launches Portal for Unsolicited Proposals, and Bermuda Tries to Offload Boat Sale onto Procurement By Julia Mills The top public procurement stories this week include Alberta's energy 'war room' [...]

Newsreel for October 7, 2019

Why Canada Keeps Losing the Big Cases, Cayman Proposes Green Energy Reverse Auctions, and Canadian Agency Sole-Sources PR Contract By Julia Mills The top procurement stories this week include a feature on why Canada never wins the big procurement [...]

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 [...]

Global Newsreel for June 3, 2019

Senate Sole-Sources Accessibility Ushers, SNC-Lavalin Ordered to Trial on Libyan Bribery Allegations, and Trump’s Mexican Tariffs Threaten New NAFTA By Paul Emanuelli  This week’s newsreel features the latest Senate spending scandal, SNC-Lavalin is ordered to trial on Libyan bribery allegations, [...]

Global Newsreel for May 13, 2019

US Claims Ottawa’s New Jet RFP Biased Against F-35, Canada Considers More Arctic Coast Guards Ships, and Study Shows Procurement Technology Gap By Paul Emanuelli  This week’s newsreel features Washington’s attack on Ottawa’s fighter jet RFP, Canada’s plan for more [...]

Global Newsreel for May 6, 2019

Feds Backtrack on Defence Procurement Media Bans, Names Revealed in SNC-Lavalin Illegal Election Financing Scheme, and Ghana Launches eProcurement System By Paul Emanuelli  This week’s newsreel features a federal reversal on the military media ban, more stories on the SNC-Lavalin [...]