Manama: The Tender Board, the independent regulator of Bahrain Government procurement activities, today opened 16 bids related to six tenders for three purchasing authorities.
Four tenders were opened for Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), the first tender for Appoint market based representative Territory in Saudi Arabia, two bids were received for this tender. The second tender for Appoint Market Based representative’s office in the State of Kuwait, two bids were received for this tender. As received Four bids were received for the third tender for Appoint market based representative’s offices in India. The fourth tender was to Appoint market based representatives in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, and four bids were received.
Furthermore, one tender was opened Tatweer Petroleum for the Supply of Lufkin Spares for five years, for which one bid was received.
Finally, one tender opened for Bahrain Airport Company for Support Infrastructure for (BIA) Network & Communication Fiber Ring at Bahrain International Airport, three applications were received for this tender.
The tender process was attended by representatives of the bidding companies and companies participating in the tenders. In line with the Tender Board’s guidelines on competitiveness and fairness, the bids will be assessed on all relevant technical and financial criteria before being awarded to the best fit candidate. Full details of all tenders opened may be viewed on the Tender Board official website, tenderboard.gov.bh.
About the Tender Board:
The Tender Board is a fully independent body, established by a Royal Decree on 7 January 2003, with a clear agenda to set up a strict regulatory mechanism that would ensure fairness and equal opportunity for all. And within such a short period of time, the Tender Board has achieved remarkable success, so much so that it now serves an international role model. A key achievement of the Tender Board has been the establishment of the highest standard of fairness in Government performance in terms of transparency and impartiality.
Through hard and constructive work, the Tender Board has extended bridges of cooperation between itself and public sector purchasing authorities on the one hand, and local and international contractors and suppliers, on the other hand. The Tender Board’s achievements over the past three years have earned it a reputation for transparency, integrity, fairness, competitiveness and equal opportunity. This has undoubtedly played a major role in boosting investors’ confidence in the nation’s economy, and enhancing the prestigious status of the Kingdom of Bahrain, both regionally and internationally.
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