This conclusion seemed obvious as simplified acquisition procedures were designed to "(a) reduce administrative costs; (b) improve opportunities for small, small disadvantaged, and women-owned small veteran-owned, HUBZone, and service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns
to obtain a lair proportion of Government contracts; (c) promote efficiency and economy in contracting, and (d) avoid unnecessary burdens for agencies and contractors (FAR Part 13.
Therefore, it seems only appropriate that we should focus this special issue of The Information Management Journal on the various aspects that have made privacy a leading business concern
Commercial items or items acquired from a small business concern
if the component acquisition executive (for ACAT I programs) or the head of the contracting activity (for all other programs) executes a determination and findings that it is more cost effective for the government to assign, mark, and register the UID after delivery.
this bill provides that the contracting officer must select an offer from an 8(a) HUBZone small business concern
over a comparable offer from a section 8(a) nonqualifying HUBZone small business concern
Business organisations have asked for a single point of contact and we will shortly launch a new Business Information Service that will provide up-to-date information and advice, and answer questions from individual businesses, going some way to alleviate business concerns
about the future.
The trade leaders also demanded of the government to lodge FIRs in respective police stations against PTI activists for forcibly getting closed markets and business concerns
Uncertainties around the US market, combined with the credit crunch and the weakening UK housing market, as well as business concerns
regarding slowing orders, suggest a quarter point cut in rates is needed to steady the ship.
In addition, the rule expands the program to permit Service-disabled-veteran-owned small business concerns
and HUBZone small business concerns
to participate in the program as protege firms.
They're bricks and mortar, but there are also going business concerns
," said Lesser.
The NIH/Department of Health and Human Services Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is a set-aside program for small business concerns
to engage in federal research and development with the potential for commercialization.
Because the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) portion of the bill requires that no less than 10% of those funds be spent with small business concerns
owned and controlled by minority businesses.
Although not all the positions set forth in our January 5 testimony have been adopted in the draft recommendations, we do believe that the FTA has been responsive to legitimate business concerns
Sole Source 8(a) Awards to Small Business Concerns
Owned by Native Hawaiian Organizations (DFARS Case 2004-D031)
The Young Presidents' Organization provides an answer to this conundrum by providing a forum for young presidents from a variety of industries to meet, voice their business concerns
, seek advice, exchange viewpoints and share their experiences.