Public procurement stories on how public money is being spent, hand-picked for you from the European news portals
Public procurement highlights from around the EU news portals this week
Following on from Part 1 yesterday, Peter Stuttard continues his discussion on SMEs and procurement in the public sector from an SME’s own perspective. There is a more or less constant downward pressure on the funding, and hence on the manning levels, of procurement organisations; this situation is used to make a case for collective procurement arrangements….
IDC analyst Max Claps discusses smart cities as “public goods on steroids”
Ukraine anti-corruption bureau to fight corrupt procurement practices