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Vermont Becomes 32nd State to make FirstNet ‘opt-in’ Announcement

Vermont Gov. Phil Scott today announced that he has accepted the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) deployment plan offered by FirstNet and AT&T on behalf of his state, making Vermont the 32nd state—not including two territories—to “opt-in” to the FirstNet system. “It is important that Vermont’s first responders have the …

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Bulgaria Receives 28 Bids for Construction of 128 mln euro Tunnel

SOFIA (Bulgaria), November 30 (SeeNews) – Bulgaria’s Road Infrastructure Agency (RIA) said it has received 28 bids for construction of Zheleznitsa tunnel and adjacent sections of Struma motorway – a project with a total indicative value of 250 million levs ($141.6 million/128 million euro). Tendering for the project has been …

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Mexico pushes NAFTA to limit US bids on its government contracts

Mexico is seeking to limit the ability of U.S. companies to bid on Mexican government contracts as part of the talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement. U.S. companies have long been highly competitive in the bidding, so limiting them would harm some contractors. Mexico’s move is likely …

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Wyoming Tourism issues RFP for PR support

CHEYENNE, WY: The Wyoming Office of Tourism is looking for PR support for its advertising campaign. The contract is for one year with two option years available and an annual budget of $250,000. Fahlgren Mortine is the incumbent on the account. The agency was named the first PR AOR for …

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