bids and awards committee - updates

Rappler's latest stories on bids and awards committee


CA leaves it to Ombudsman to resolve P125-M PCG funds mess

Jun 23, 2018 - 7:53 PM

The Court of Appeals 'warns' Coast Guard officers 'not to abuse the court process'

Lorenzana accuses relieved Navy chief of insubordination

Dec 20, 2017 - 12:57 PM

Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says the bids and awards committee recommended the relief of Vice Admiral Ronald Mercado because of disagreements over the P15.5-B project to acquire modern warships

LOSING TRUST. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana accuses former Philippine Navy chief Vice Admiral Ronald Mercado of insubordination

Coast Guard officials suspended over procurement anomalies

Jul 02, 2017 - 9:45 PM

Instead of dismissal ordered by the Ombudsman the officials will now face a 6 month suspension as ruled by the Court of Appeals

SUSPENSION. Seven officials of the Philippine Coast Guard has been ordered suspension for procurement irregularities.

Puerto Princesa mayor, city officials face complaint over bidding

Jun 29, 2016 - 4:15 PM

Mayor Lucilo Bayron and members of the city s bids and awards committee face a complaint before the Ombudsman over an allegedly questionable bidding process

COMPLAINT. Puerto Princesa city officials face a complaint before the Ombudsman over the questionable procurement and bidding for heavy equipment. Photo from the Office of the Ombudsman

Eastern Visayas officials penalized for fake receipts, bid documents

Feb 15, 2016 - 3:38 PM

One is found selling fake attendance certificates at the Philippine Councilors League meeting 6 have authorized the purchase of a truck without bidding

Makati renews contracts with Binay 'dummies'

Dec 02, 2015 - 6:01 PM

UPDATED Omni and Corporate Solutions are initially disqualified but their motions for reconsideration are later accepted

DUMMIES. Omni Security Investigation and Corporate Solutions are allegedly fronts for Vice President Jejomar Binay.

Ombudsman orders dismissal of Junjun Binay

Oct 09, 2015 - 5:47 PM

2nd UPDATE Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has ordered the suspended Makati mayor s perpetual disqualification from holding public office

DISMISSED. The Office of the Ombudsman orders the suspension of Makati Mayor Junjun Binay on October 9, 2015.

COA: DILG at fault for P3.8-B BFP procurement delay

Sep 30, 2015 - 2:31 PM

The Bureau of Fire Protection combats fire lacking basic protective gear

FIREFIGHTERS. The Bureau of Fire Protection is in dire need of more modern equipment. EPA file photo

WATCH: Red flags in 'overpriced' Makati infra projects

Jul 01, 2015 - 4:15 PM

UPDATED WITH VIDEO Contrary to what bid documents show one contractor denies participating in the 2007 bidding for Phase 1 of the controversial Makati City Hall parking building

Smartmatic disqualified from major PCOS bid

May 11, 2015 - 10:23 AM

UPDATED The Comelec needs to lease 23 000 additional PCOS machines because it expects more voters in 2016 – in the face of a major crisis

VOTE-COUNTING MACHINES. A Filipino worker in a warehouse in Quezon City, east of Manila on May 4, 2010, loads precint count optical scan (PCOS) vote-counting machines into a truck to be delivered to polling precincts around Metro Manila. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Marikina Polytechnic College execs dismissed, face graft raps

Oct 29, 2014 - 9:10 AM

The Ombudsman says officials of the state run college entered into irregular deals with favored but unqualified suppliers from 2005 to 2006

Cebu town mayor, 7 others convicted of graft

Jun 12, 2014 - 7:43 PM

For favoring a supplier for a P1 12 million contract in 2007 former Mayor Cynthia Moreno and members of her bids and awards committee are sentenced to 6 years imprisonment

Controversies, delays in multi-billion AFP modernization

Dec 07, 2013 - 9:16 AM

A South Korean company accuses the defense department of favoritism

PLAYING FAVORITES? A member of the DND Bids and Award Committee defends the committee decision to disqualify Kolon Global Corp. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler