Defence

Australia's new head of defence procurement
In April, the MoD was criticised for announcing a German armoured personnel carrier, the Boxer, as its preferred choice to equip strike brigades without holding a competitive tender ©PA images
MoD increases competitive tenders
UK to spend £92m on Galileo alternative plan
The Boxer is a light armoured personnel carrier ©DPA/PA Images
MoD hopes Boxer will boost Welsh supply chains
BAE Systems’ proposed design for the Type 31e frigate competition © BAE Systems
MoD frigate tender runs aground
The government has appointed MP Stuart Andrew as its new defence procurement minister. ©PA Images
New defence procurement minister appointed
‘Significant weaknesses’ in access to e-procurement system
Defence spending should favour UK firms, says ex-minister
Space defence strategy to include ‘millions’ for UK companies
MPs 'sceptical' over £16bn MoD savings
Defence contracts worth $1bn go to Australian firms
The Boxer is a light and fast vehicle for use by strike brigades ©MoD/Crown copyright
MoD slammed for choosing armoured car without tender