January 2012 Archives

Cambodia passes public procurement law

The Phnom Penh Post reports that the national assembly passed "Cambodia's first law on public procurement in a bid to fight the endemic corruption in the public sector."  The voting was however boycotted by the opposition because "they did not believe it would make a difference to the rampant corruption in the public sector." "Previously, public procurement has been governed by a...


Open Doors 2012

A Regional Conference for Procurement Practitioners in East Asia-Pacific Crowne Plaza-Holiday Inn, Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Philippines 16-18 January 2012 The Open Doors 2009 Regional Forum on Procurement Monitoring successfully convened what was to become the social accountability (SAc) procurement regional network in EAP. More importantly, Open Doors 2009 set in motion the crafting of the...