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Gov’t Projects To Be Advertised Regionally

St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Contracts for projects across CARICOM Member States will now be advertised region-wide for bidding by companies and individuals outside of the island where the project is located.

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley made the announcement coming out of the Ninth Meeting of the Prime Ministerial Sub-Committee on the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME) held in Bridgetown, Barbados on Wednesday.

Mottley said, “Our citizens may now over certain thresholds be assured that opportunities to bid for contracts in other territories will be advertised and that there therefore is a larger and more level playing field for all of our citizens recognizing that we are creating those opportunities for them particular where governments are issuing contracts for services or for major works.”

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