India

Advanced version of public procurement portal GeM on the anvil

The GeM portal was launched in August 2016 The Central government is coming up with an advanced version of government procurement platform GeM. The new government procurement platform portal GeM will be more dynamic, transformational and vibrant by adding advanced features such as powerful search engine, revamped brand and product approval process and faster creation of categories for goods and ...

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National biometric facial recognition system tender delayed for eighth time by Indian authority

The bid deadline for India’s incoming Automated Facial Recognition System has been pushed back for the eighth time by the National Crime Records Bureau, according to MediaNama. Bids are now due by July 17, with technical bids opened July 24. The system is intended to provide a web application for matching suspect images against a database made up of passport photos, ...

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