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Procurex Wales Live 2015 launched

Procurex Wales is launching on 18 March 2015, for the first time in conjunction with the National Procurement Service, Value Wales and Business Wales. The event, which will take place at City Hall in Cardiff, will provide buyers and suppliers with an opportunity to collaborate, showcase innovation and enhance their procurement knowledge and skills. Launching […]

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National GO Awards 2015/16 – Now Open!

National GO Awards

The UK’s foremost procurement awards have launched and are now accepting entries! Now in their 15th year, the National Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence In Public Procurement Awards are a unique opportunity to showcase the innovations, initiatives and advancements that make the UK a world leader in smart and effective public procurement. We encourage you to […]

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National GO Awards 2015/16 – Enter Now!

National GO Awards

Government Opportunities (GO) is proud to announce the launch of the National Government Opportunities Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2015/16! Using our new online submission process, the GO Awards open for entries from tomorrow, Wednesday, 5 November, with 10 categories in total to choose from. Reflecting our changing times and advancements in the procurement process, […]

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Public service outsourcing transparency must be more than skin deep

The Government is considering introducing new transparency rules for major public sector contracts for the delivery of public services. This is most welcome and long overdue. It follows National Audit Office (NAO) reports and comments from the Public Accounts Committee and trade unions as well as many commentators and organisations interested in both public accountability […]

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Go Awards Scotland 2014/15 – Winners Announced!

GO Awards Scotland 2014 Winners

The Winners and Highly Commended entrants for the GO Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2014/15 were announced at a glittering black tie ceremony in Glasgow on Tuesday, 21 October 2014. This finale highlighted another fantastic year for the Awards, with many highly impressive submissions that each represented a great snapshot of the tremendous initiatives […]

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Procurex Scotland Live 2014 Keynote Review

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It was the Scottish Government’s Tenth National Public Procurement Conference and there was cake to celebrate it. The cake was rather aptly cut by procurement and supply chain apprentices, the very people who will be procuring for Scotland in the future. The future was on the minds of many attending the conference, and optimism was […]

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Procurex Scotland Live 2014 Review

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Procurex Scotland Live 2014 once again united procurement experts with members of the supply chain in this seventh annual event, held at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC), Glasgow on 21 October. This year extra prestige came to Procurex as it hosted the Scottish Government Tenth National Public Procurement Conference. The Scottish Government Tenth […]

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New EU decision calls into question minimum wage contract term in procurements

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Many contracting authorities in the UK are looking to build in living/minimum wage provisions in their contracts, partly as a response to the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012, which puts an obligation on contracting authorities to consider how to build appropriate socio-economic criteria into their services contracts.  Procurement lawyers have long had a concern […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2014/15 – SOLD OUT!

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We’re delighted to announce that this year’s Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2014/15 ceremony has sold out! Taking place on Tuesday 21 October at the Glasgow Marriott Hotel, this year’s ceremony will be hosted by BBC Scotland’s Catriona Shearer. Recognised as the most important date in Scottish procurement, the event is […]

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GO Awards 2014/15 – 1 Week To Go!

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There are now just two tables left for next week’s glittering GO Awards Scotland ceremony! If you still plan to book, either a table or individual places, then please book now here. We are at maximum capacity at the venue and this event is set to sell out imminently. This is your last chance to […]

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