A quarter of SITA's procurement bids led to deviations - Scopa

2018-06-12 21:07

The State Information Technology Agency has been grilled by the Standing Committee on Public Accounts on its procurement expansions and deviations.

State's procurement pot must be guarded jealously – Finance Minister

2018-05-22 16:44

Government sorely needs to improve how it procures goods and services, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has told Parliament.

Eskom acting CEO promises 'new culture of accountability'

2018-04-18 14:29

The Eskom board has told Parliament it is serious about instilling a new culture of accountability and consequence management at the state power utility.

Treasury grilled on R74bn deviation procurement

2017-11-01 18:37

Treasury's Director General Dondo Mogajane faces Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts regarding deviations from the public procurement process.

Eskom tops list of procurement deviations with R31.3bn

2017-10-11 13:30

Acting chief procurement officer Willie Mathebula says he is concerned about the deviations of state departments and institutions from procurement regulations.

Departing procurement chief upbeat about next Treasury role

2017-09-04 17:27

Former acting chief procurement officer Schalk Human says he is upbeat about his next role at National Treasury’s procurement unit, dispelling reports that he was forced out of his job.

SMEs want big miners to give them a chance

2017-07-16 12:51

Entrepreneurs are seeking a chance to prove their worth to major mining companies.

The dead are bidding for government business in SA

2017-05-23 07:35

National Treasury has discovered about 12 000 dead people in its register of companies that do business with the state.

Cost reduction, risk management top list for procurement leaders - survey

2017-04-18 18:16

Cost reduction and risk management top the list of procurement leaders’ business priorities in 2017, according to Deloitte’s Chief Procurement Officer Survey.

Zulu calls for transformation in procurement space

2017-03-07 16:16

We need to see transformation in the procurement space in South Africa, says Minister of Small Business Development Lindiwe Zulu.

 

Throw the book at deviants, SCOPA tells Treasury

2018-05-25 09:22

Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts has told National Treasury to deal with those who abuse their right to deviate from procurement guidelines – after hearing the biggest spenders procured R2.3bn in goods and services through deviations in less than a year.

MPs fume over Dondo Mogajane's 'AWOL behaviour'

2018-05-09 12:50

Treasury Director-general Dondo Mogajane was a no-show at a briefing before the standing committee on public accounts.

SAA rejects claims it overpays for water, fuel

2017-12-28 17:49

SAA is concerned about what it says are false claims that it pays over the retail or market price for some of the commodities it procures.

Procurement boss denies reports of Gigaba meeting

2017-10-11 16:28

Acting chief procurement officer Willie Mathebula has denied reports alleging that he had met with the finance ministry to discuss the restructuring of his office and the revision of his powers.

This is how new BEE rules on public procurement impact businesses

2017-09-20 11:10

While the legal rules governing preferential procurement schemes were originally very narrow, recent amendments have opened up new options for state bodies like SAA.

Eskom probes ‘tender rig’ leak

2017-08-13 06:03

Following last week’s article in City Press about cleaning tenders at Eskom allegedly being rigged, Monde Bala, the head of Eskom in KwaZulu-Natal, has launched a probe into who leaked the information.

Procurement a powerful economic tool, says new Woolies exec

2017-06-09 08:38

Procurement chief at Woolworths Yogan Naidu believes that his position at the retailer can help shape a more equal South African economy

Cyril, Manyi cross swords over act

2017-04-23 06:00

Deputy President Ramaphosa encourages black business on controversial law, but makes no clear commitments.

May the best bid win

2017-04-02 06:02

New procurement regulations will change the way businesses compete for tenders, write Achmat Toefy and Megan Adderley.

DTI sweetens procurement transformation pill - Davies

2017-03-07 13:36

A new cost sharing grant relating to procurement and supply has been announced by Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies.

Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.