The National Centre for Marketing and Price Study (the NCMPS) and LLC "RTS-Tender" signed an Agreement on Cooperation

On May 24, 2018, the NCMPS and LLC "RTS-Tender" signed an Agreement on Cooperation on the implementation of mutual cooperation measures in electronic procurement systems of the two countries.

The signing ceremony was attended by the Director General of RTS-Tender Vladimir Lishenkov from the Russian side, and the First Deputy Director of the NCMPS Alexander Zapolski from the Belarusian side.

The signing of the agreement will increase the mutual participation of suppliers in electronic procurement procedures, as well as increase the efficiency of participation of Belarusian enterprises in the procurement procedures of the Russian Federation.

The participants discussed a number of measures aimed at mutual promotion and popularization of electronic platforms of procurement systems among Belarusian and Russian suppliers, and also developed an action plan for mutual information and consultation on electronic procurement procedures. The development of a consolidated position on topical issues under the agreement will facilitate the support of entrepreneurship on both sides.

"We are ready to share the latest developments, solutions and ideas for increasing competition, transparency of biddings and reducing the number of corruption offenses in the field of electronic procurements," – Vladimir Lishenkov stated. The Belarusian side, in turn, agreed that the partnership will contribute to the development of public procurement systems of the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation.