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Arbitration court rules against Djibouti port seizure
Rami Makhlouf (middle) is estimated to control 60% of Syria’s economy ©Balkis Press/ABACAPRESS.COM
No end in sight for corruption in Syria
New Zealand government to launch ICT marketplace
Willmott Dixon is moving towards working closer with fewer suppliers
‘We select suppliers on beliefs not just expertise’
President Akufo-Addo said contracts awarded through single sourcing and restrictive tendering were reviewed ©Belga/PA Images
Ghana saves $337m by ‘reviewing contracts’
Preferential procurement rules being abused says Treasury
Dungeness Power Station in Kent, one of the older generation of large nuclear power stations ©PA Images
Manufacturing opportunity in mini nuclear
FSB policy chairman Martin McTague said the pledge to give contracts to SMEs was good, but “there’s still a lot of work to do”. ©PA Images
Department for Transport SME pledge not 'job done'
EY is launching an online tool to improve engagement and communication between buyers and small suppliers ©mooshny /
EY to improve how it works with SME suppliers
Lucas said the previous administration started the procurement process six months before the existing contract was due to expire ©AAP/PA Images
‘Rushed’ contract could see SA government electricity prices spike
One-sixth of the Carillion’s workforce has been laid off since the liquidation process began ©PA Images
Carillion contracts handover completed
The partnership will allow participating schools and local governments to buy goods through a single online platform ©Amazon
Amazon to provide YPO marketplace in £600m deal
Westminster, London SW1
£49,995 pa
House of Commons
Morpeth, Northumberland
£40,858 to £44,697 pa
Northumberland County Council