InterGovWorld presents Procurement for Public Servants 101, a comprehensive pointer to the many online buyer resources available to help public servants achieve efficient and effective procurement practices. It
Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) has yet to respond to some of the Secure Channel criticism reported in the media. PWGSC doesn't answer directly, but responds rather by action. InterGovWorld.com sat down with Steven Poole, chief executive officer of PWGSC, and Imran Mirza, senior director of Secure Channel, to get some answers.
InterGovWorld takes a closer look at the online aspect of applying for a passport, the new U.S. passport laws, and how public servants can save time and energy with a passport checklist before venturing off on winter break vacation.
MPs were trickling back into Ottawa last week for the next Parliamentary session set to resume on Monday. The Conservative caucus arrived extra early for two days of meetings on Parliament Hill and Finance Minister Jim Flaherty took time out to speak with reporters.
Transport Canada is set to rollout a biometric card -- with fingerprint and iris information -- in an effort to enhance their restricted area pass system for flight crews, re-fuelers, caterers and others who require access to restricted areas.