Procurement law in the new edition ensures transparency and objectivity: B.Sultanov
“Some changes, additions were made in the new law. Firstly, this directed to the openness of the system, and secondly – to improvement of competitiveness. To date, all the processes of public procurement: preparation of the procurement plan, its implementation, competitions, signing of contracts is held through a portal in electronic form. A special portal has been opened for transparency, you can trace it all the processes,” Minister of Finance Bakhyt Sultanov said during the press conference on the results Government meeting.
In addition, in accordance with the new law, potential suppliers, that is, the contestants, can pre-acquaint with the tender documents. Therefore, market entrepreneurs have the opportunity to pre amend the documents of state bodies and make suggestions.
“During the competition, all the processes will be open. To this end, we have implemented several effective stories. Now, there is no possibility quietly, without explaining the reason to exclude a person from the competition,” B. Sultanov said.
According to the Minister, along with the law, the new Law on State Audit began to operate in the country from January 1 this year.
“Cameral control will allow to monitor all of the work being done without going to the site with an electronic process – the portal. The state agencies revealed violations of 375 billion tenge. All the tenders and tendering documents have also been put in order, and 2-3 participants attended competition, now, their number increased to 5,” B. Sultanov said.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan