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Call for views on the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill :  Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament’s Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee is seeking views on the general principles of the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill.  The Scottish Government has prepared a Policy Memorandum, Explanatory Notes and other accompanying documents (including a Financial Memorandum) which are published to accompany the Bill.

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Scottish government’s new GBP 100 million equipment and supplies framework

Scottish government’s new GBP 100 million equipment and supplies framework | Business Scotland | Scoop.it
The Scottish government has established a GBP 100 million framework for the procurement of office machinery, equipment and supplies including photocopying equipment, reproduction equipment, scanners, laser printers and fax equipment.
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Supplier Development Programme - Public Sector Procurement Scotland UK

Supplier Development Programme - Public Sector Procurement Scotland UK | Business Scotland | Scoop.it
In Scotland around £5bn of public sector goods and services are tendered each year and contracts range from over £20m to less than £1,000.
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New procurement bill doesn't do enough for private sector says business lobby group

PRoposed new Scottish laws on public-sector procurement "miss the opportunity" to cut costs and improve services, and contradict the SNP Government's own advisers, CBI Scotland has claimed.

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Scotland plans to get more SMEs working for government

Scotland plans to get more SMEs working for government | Business Scotland | Scoop.it
Consultation on Scotland's procurement reform bill sets out proposals to make public sector market more diverse...
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Praise from Scottish Government - Capital Solutions

Praise from Scottish Government - Capital Solutions | Business Scotland | Scoop.it

Office equipment specialist Capital Document Solutions has been hailed by a Scottish Government minister as a textbook example of a business seizing the opportunities presented by reshaped procurement policy.

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South-east England has taken 56% of government IT contracts since 2010

South-east England has taken 56% of government IT contracts since 2010 | Business Scotland | Scoop.it
Despite promises that procurement opportunities would be less London-centric, little has changed say industry figures. By Jay McGregor
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Scottish Government reveals legal challenge behind latest £100m Marketing Services Framework delay

Scottish Government reveals legal challenge behind latest £100m Marketing Services Framework delay | Business Scotland | Scoop.it
The Scottish Government has confirmed that it has been challenged legally over the £100m+ marketing services framework by one of the...
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Calls for Scottish procurement model to be adopted in England

Calls for Scottish procurement model to be adopted in England | Business Scotland | Scoop.it
The Infrastructure Forum’s Social Infrastructure working group has made key recommendations to the government ahead of today’s autumn statement.
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Public tenders 'lottery' claim

Public tenders 'lottery' claim | Business Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland's public procurement process has become a "lottery", according to construction industry leaders.
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