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VN-EXPRESSWAY DEVEL DaNang-QNgai - P106235

Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) | Published January 5, 2016  -  Deadline January 21, 2016
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Audit Services (stage 2) REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST PROJECT FINANCIAL AUDITSERVICES (STAGE 2) VIETNAM DA NANG ? QUANG NGAIEXPRESSWAY DEVELOPMENT PROJECT TRANSPORTSECTOR PROJECT FINANCIALAUDIT SERVICES Credit No: 4941; 4942 Project ID No. P106235 Expressions ofInterest The Government of theSocialist Republic of Vietnam has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Da Nang ? Quang Ngai ExpresswayDevelopment Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for Project Financial Audit Services. The services includeone contract for financial audit (stage2) with contract duration of 48 months andestimated cost of US$ 0.38 million (included 10% VAT). The Project Financial AuditServices will fund independent external auditors who will conduct annual project financial audits. The VIETNAMEXPRESSWAY CORPORATION now invites eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interestedconsultants must provide informationindicating that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures, description of similarassignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.). Consultants may associate toenhance their qualifications. A consultant will beselectedin accordance with the procedures set out in the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by WorldBank Borrowers (May 2004 and revised in October 2006 and May 2010). Interestedconsultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours from08:00 to 17:00 Monday toFriday. Expression ofinterest must be delivered to the address below by 14:00 (Hanoi time) dated 21st January2016. VIETNAM EXPRESSWAYCORPORATION Attn: Dr. Mai TuanAnh ? General Director Add: 6thfloor, MITEC-VEC building, lot E2, Cau Giay New Urban Area, Hanoi, Vietnam Tel: 84-4-36430275 Fax: 84-4-36430270 E-mail: duongcaotoc@mt.gov.vn Website: www.duongcaotoc.com.vn

Hospital Waste Management Support - P119090

The Hospital Waste Management Support Project | Published November 23, 2015  -  Deadline December 1, 2015
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Consulting Firm For The Audit Financial Statements REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES? FIRMS SELECTION) COUNTRY: VIETNAM NAME OF PROJECT: HOSPITAL WASTE MANAGEMENT SUPPORT PROJECT Credit Number:  4899- VN Assignment Title:Consulting firm for the audit financial statements Reference No. : C29/LCS The Government of Vietnamhas received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Hospital Waste Management Support Project (HWMSP), and intends toapply part of the proceeds for consulting services. The consulting services("the Services") include: (i) to express an independent opinion on the financial position of HWMSP atthe end of each fiscal year 2015, 2016, 2017 and of the funds received and expenditures occurred during the accounting period fromJanuary1st to December 31st each year as reported by the Project Financial Statement, as well as an opinionon the Designated Accounts and the eligibility of claims made by quarterly Interim Financial Reports (IFRs). (ii) to express an opinion on the compliance with laws, regulations and fundingagreements that have a direct and material financial effect on the entity's financial report and (iii) to express an opinion on the effectiveness of internal control overcompliance with requirements that could have a direct and material financial effect on the financial statements as well as internalcontrol over financial reporting with following main expected outputs for each period The auditors' reports on the PFSs should includeat least the following: -          the audit report will state the purpose of the report andits intended use; -          the audit report will state which/whose generally acceptedaccounting standards have beenapplied and indicate the effect of  any deviations from those standards; -          the audit report will state that the audit was conducted inaccordance with ISAs; -          the audit opinion will cover the currentperiod; -          the audit opinion will state whether or not the financialstatements presents fairly in accordance with the adopted accounting policies for the specified program/project and that the fundswere utilized for the purposes defined by the Financing Agreement; -          the audit opinion will cover in all material respects thesupporting schedules, includingthose noted above; -          the auditor should provide an opinion on whether the auditeecomplied with applicable laws, regulations and the Procurement procedures and other provisions of the funding agreements that havea direct and material financial effect on the entity's financial report -          the auditor should provide an opinion on the effectivenessof internal control over compliance with requirements that could have a direct and material financial effect on the financialstatements as well as internal control over financial reporting. CPMU is required to submit to WBbefore June 30 a certified copy of audited project accounts and financial statements, the auditor's reports and opinions, andmanagement letter together with a report of action taken by the entity to improve the financial management system based on theauditor's findings and recommendation. Audited financial statements are expected to include, as minimum: -          A balance sheet; -          A summary of funds received, including Credit and Counterpart funds separately; -          A summary of expenditures shown under Project by main categories of expenditures, both forcurrent fiscal year andcumulative to date. -          Reconciliation between the amounts shown as received from WB and that shown as being disbursed byWB. -          Statement of Designed Account. -          Statement of loan withdrawals. -          Statement of Projectfund and investment per construction, work items. ii) Management Letter At the same time of providing theaudit report, the auditor should issue a management letter with details: -          Any material weaknesses in the accounting and internalcontrol systems which were identified during the audit; -          Recommendations to rectify weaknesses soidentified; -          Significant mattersraised in previous reports which have notbeen dealt  with effectively; -          Matters which have come to the auditors' attention duringthe course of the audit which might have a significant impact on the implementation of the project; -          Any matters which were raised during the process of aninternal audit and which the auditor wishes to reinforce; and -          Any other matters, which the auditor considered, should bebrought to the attention of the borrower iii) Exit Conference Upon completion of fieldwork, the auditor should hold a closing or exit conference with seniorofficials of the auditor. The exit conference gives the auditor an opportunity to obtain management's comments on the accuracy andcompleteness of the auditor's facts or conclusions, including whether or not management concur with the audit findings. The auditorshould document the exit conference for inclusion in the audit work papers Theimplementation duration of the Services will be -          The 1st period: from January 1, 2015 toDecember 31, 2015; -          The 2nd   period: from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016; -          The 3rd   period: from January 1, 2017 to 31 December2017 The Hospital Wastemanagement support project now invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing theServices. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevantexperience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteriaare: -          Qualification of the consulting firm in the field of auditing -         Technical and managerial capacities of the firm in the field of auditing -         Core business and years of business of the firm in the field of auditing -         Qualification of key staff -         Client references in the field of auditing for at least 3 years -          Administrative andfinancial strength of the firm The firm must submitdocumentations demonstrating their qualification and experiences meeting these above mentioned shortlistingcriteria with theirExpress of Interest. The attention of interestedConsultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection andEmployment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers [Edition: May 2004, revised October 1, 2006 and May 1, 2010) ("ConsultantGuidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. Consultants may associatewith other firms in the form of a joint venture or a subconsultant to enhance their qualifications. A Consultant will beselected in accordance with the Least- Cost Selection  (LCS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Further information can beobtained at the address below during office hours: From 8:00 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 17:00 in working days (from Monday to Friday)from November 18, 2015. Expressions of interestmust be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 10:00 AM on December 1st,2015. Address: CPMU office, Room C8-10, Fifth Floor, Pullman Hotel, 40 Cat Linh Street, Dong Da District, Ha Noi,Viet Nam Attn:  Dr. Nguyen Doan Tu, ProjectDirector Tel: +84 4 35190638 Fax: +84 435190637 E-mail: bqldactyt@gmail.com

Fin Sector Modern and Info Mgnt System - P088759

FSMIMS PMU, State Bank of Vietnam | Published February 5, 2015  -  Deadline March 6, 2015
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Consultant For Designing And Implementation Supervision Of Sbv?s New Data Center REQUEST FOREXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST Country: The Socialist Republic of Vietnam Project name: Financial sector modernization and information management system project(FSMIMS) Project ID: P088759; Credit No.: 4505-VN Assignment title: Consultant for designingand implementation supervision of SBV's new Data Center Reference No. (as perProcurement Plan): ST9 The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has received financing from the World Banktoward the cost of FSMIMSProject, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services under the contract namely"Consultant for designing and implementation supervisionof SBV's new Data Center". The services include: (i)            Providingconsulting services for designing a data center (DC) up to TIA 942 standards (Tier III); (ii)          Preparingbidding documents and supporting SBV in selection of a supplierfor the package "SBV's new data center equipment supply, installation and relocation". (iii)        Supporting SBV in supervising the implementation and commissioningof the supplier for the package"SBV's new data center equipment supply, installation and relocation". Interested consulting firms are encouraged to refer to theProject Appraisal Document, updated General Procurement Plan athttp://www.worldbank.org/projects/P088759/financial-sector-modernization-information-management-system for further information. The service is planned to be provided in 16 months, startingfrom August 2015, with a team of consultants with international and local qualifications and experience. The State Bank of Vietnam now invites eligible consultingfirms (hereinafter called the Consultants) to indicate their interest in providing the services. The Consultants, in order to beshortlisted, must demonstrate that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the services(brochures, documentations, description of core business and years in business, technical and managerial organization, general qualification and number of key staff, qualification in the field of theassignment, performance experiences including description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability ofappropriate skill staff qualifications, financial capability, eligibility, form of association, etc.). The shortlistingcriteria are: (a) The Consultant (firm) must demonstrate that it has been and iscurrently offering services in DC design consultancy under their business name for a period not less than 7 years. The Consultantmust legally be able to conduct business in the country(ies) for which it is registered; (b) In the past five (05) years as of date of EOI, the Consultant must havecompleted at least two (02) successful projects involving in data center design consultancy in accordance with TIA 942 TierIII standard or above. Working experience inVietnam will be an advantage; (c) thesoundness of financial capacity (based on the audited financial statements for the recent 3 years 2011, 2012 and 2013); and (d) professional staff capacity. Consultants may associate to enhance their qualification.In case of forming association, consultantsshould indicate in their Expression of Interest that whether they will associatein the form of a joint venture orsub-consultancy arrangement. It is noted that in case of joint venture, all members of joint venture shall be jointly andseverally liable for execution of contract and one member shall be appointed to represent the joint venture. The Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Selection based on the Quality-Cost Based Selection(QCBS) procedures set out in the Selection and Employment of Consultants by World BankBorrowers, dated May 2004 (revised October 2006). Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address belowduring office hours from 8:00-16:00 daily (Vietnam time), Monday to Friday. Expressions of interest must be delivered to the address below no laterthan 16:00, March 6th 2015 via post or e-mail. THE STATE BANK OF VIETNAM FSMIMS Project Management Unit Address: 64 NguyenChi Thanh Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi,Vietnam Attention: Mr. Le Manh Hung, Director of PMU Tel: + 84-4-32595789; Fax: +84-4-32595796 Email: fsmims@sbv.vn

VN New Model University - P110693

Project Management Unit of the New Model University Project | Published January 14, 2015  -  Deadline January 30, 2015
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External Audit For The Next 3 Years Of The Project REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTINGSERVICES ? FIRM SELECTION) THESOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM NEW MODEL UNIVERSITY PROJECT LOANNUMBER: IDA 47860 EXTERNAL AUDIT (FOR THE NEXT 3 YEARS OF PROJECT) REFERENCE: VGU-S-04-01(b) TheSocialist Republic of Viet Nam has receivedfinancingfrom the World Bank toward the cost of the New Model University Projectand intends to apply part of the proceeds for consultant services. Theconsulting services ("the Services") include: To express an independent opinion on the financial statements for theyear(s)/period(s) then ended, in accordance with the adopted accounting standards, and; To express an opinion on thecompliance with laws,regulations and funding agreements that have a direct and material financialeffect on the entity's financial report and; Toexpress an opinion on the effectiveness of internalcontrol over compliance with requirements that could have a direct and materialfinancial effect on the financial statements as well as internal control overfinancial reporting. Place forconducting the Services: Hanoi and Binh Duongcity The ProjectManagement Unit of New Model University Project,Ministry of Education and Training now invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants")to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultantsshould provide information demonstrating that they have the requiredqualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services. The shortlisting criteria are: To be a legal entity with business license granted bythe competent authority; Having demonstrated experience in conducting audits insimilar projects funded by World Bank; To be a eligible audit firm presented in the list whichis updated periodically and regularly publicized on the website of the Ministryof Finance Theattention of interested Consultants is drawn toparagraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants[under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowerspublished by the Association in May 2004 and revised in October 2006 and May2010 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policyonconflict of interest. Consultantsmay associate with other firms in the form of ajoint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. AConsultant will be selected in accordance with theLeast-Cost Selection (LCS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines. Furtherinformationcan be obtained at the address belowduring office hours: From 8.00am to 17.00pm. Expressionsof interest must be delivered in a written formto the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail)by 5.00pm January 30th,2015: Project Management Unitof the New Model University Project Attn: Mr.Phan Quang D?ng ? Director No.12AHai Ba Trung Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam. Tel: 84 43938 8623; Fax: 84 4 3937 8049 E-mail: pmu-vgu@moet.edu.vn

VN-Renewable Energy Development Project - P103238

General Directorate of Energy, Ministry of Industry | Published February 14, 2016  -  Deadline February 29, 2016
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Preparation Of Regulation On Economic And Financial Analysis For Transmission Investment Including Grid Connectionof Renewable Energy Sources. THESOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM MINISTRYOF INDUSTRY AND TRADE RENEWABLEENERGY DEVELOPMENT PROJECT (TF098460) REQUESTFOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST IndividualInternational ConsultantServices for "Preparation of Regulation on Economic and FinancialAnalysis for Transmission Investment including Grid connection of RenewableEnergy Sources" 1.         The Socialist Republicof Vietnam(hereinafter called "Borrower") has received financing fund from theInternational Development Association (IDA Cr.4564-VN) and State Secretariatfor Economic Affairs SECO (TF098460) throughthe World Bank for the Renewable Energy Development Project. The borrowerintends to apply part of SECO grant to payments under a contract for IndividualInternational Consultant Services on Preparation of Regulation on Economic andFinancial Analysis for Transmission Investment including Grid connection ofRenewable Energy Sources. 2.         The GeneralDirectorate of Energy nowinvites eligible individual international consultant to indicate theirinterests in providing the service. Interested Consultants will submit to GDoEthe Expressions of Interest (EoI)with at least the following information: (i) the curriculum vitae of theConsultants; and, (ii) any other relevant evidence of their capacity to performthe service (description of similar assignments, experience in similarconditions, experience in economic and financial analysis of transmissionsystemsand load flow models for transmission line planning, familiarwith the data and analytical models andexperience in the preparation of detailed feasibility studies for transmissionprojects to financial institutions). 3.         Individualinternational consultant willbe selected by GDE using Consultant' Qualification Selection (CQS) method inaccordance with the procedures set out in the World Bank' Guidelines:Selectionand Employment of Consultants under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grant byWorld Bank Borrowers, issued in January 2011. The consultant shall meet thefollowing minimum qualifications requirements: (i) At least a Mastersdegree in economics or related field, familiar with the economics of the powersector; (ii) 15 years experience in preparation of economic and financialanalysis for transmission and distribution projects; (iii) Familiar with theVietnamese power system, with direct experience in the planning and analysis oftransmission and distributions system projects in Vietnam (e.g., PCs,NLDC orNPT); (iv) Familiar with Vietnamese power sector institution and regulations,with experience in the preparation of Government regulations and circulars ingeneral (and MoIT and ERAV in particular); (v) Demonstrated track record inpreparation of technical reports to international financial institutions; and,(vi) Excellent communication skills, full proficiency in English, both writtenand oral. 4.         Interested consultantsmay obtain further information at the address given below from 8:30 to 11.00and 13:30 to 16:30 (Hanoi time) during working days. 5.         Expressions of Interestmust be delivered to the same address by no later than 16:30 (Hanoi time) in 29th February2016. Submissions will beaccepted by email or in hard copy to: Mr. Tang TheHung Deputy Director ofPlanning Department General Directorateof Energy, Ministry of Industry 23Ngo Quyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam Telephone:(84) 4 62.705.507; Tel/Fax: (84) 4 62.786.185 Email:hungtt@moit.gov.vn C/c: Mr. Nguyen ThaiSon Director ofPlanning Department General Directorateof Energy, Ministry of Industry 23Ngo Quyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam Telephone:(84) 4 62.705.507; Tel/Fax: (84) 4 62.786.185 Email: sonnth@moit.gov.vn And Mr. Duong ManhCuong Deputy Director ofPlanning Department General Directorateof Energy, Ministry of Industry 23Ngo Quyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam Telephone:(84) 4 62.705.507; Tel/Fax: (84) 4 62.786.185 Email: cuongdm@moit.gov.vn

VN-Central North Region Health Support - P095275

Central Project Management Unit of Central North Region Health Support Project | Published August 14, 2015  -  Deadline October 1, 2015
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Procurement Of Medical Equipment For Imaging Diagnostic Departments Invitation for Bids (IFB) Socialist Republic of Vietnam Central Project Management Unit Central North Region Health SupportProject Credit number:4688-VN Procurement of Medical Equipment for ImagingDiagnostic Departments ICB 06 1.         This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice forthis Project that appeared in DevelopmentBusiness, issue No. 785 dated 31October 2010. 2.         The Socialist Republic of Vietnam has received a credit from theInternational DevelopmentAssociation toward the cost of Central North Region Health Support Project, and it intends to apply partof the proceeds of this credit to payments under the Contract for Procurement of  Medical Equipment for ImagingDiagnostic Departments (ICB 06). 3.         The Central Project Management Unit now invites sealed bids fromeligible and qualified bidders for the supplyand delivery of equipment as follows: Line Item N° Description ofGoods Quantity Expected period fordelivery DeliverySites LOT 1 (03 items) Color Doppler UltrasoundApparatus for Children 2 120 days at the latestfollowing the dateof effectiveness the Contract ThanhHoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri Provinces OB/GYN Color Doppler 4DUltrasound Apparatus 4 Color Doppler Ultrasound 4DApparatus 8 LOT 2 (06 items) Digital X-ray radiographic system (DR) 1 FPD 9 Digital X-ray radiographic system (DR) 2 FPD 1 C-Arm X-ray machine withIntensifier and TV system 2 Mobile X-raymachine 2 Panoramic Dental X-raymachine 3 Mammographymachine 1 4.         Bidding will be conducted through theInternational Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits,dated May 2004,Revised October 2006, May 2010 and is open to all bidders from EligibleSource Countries as defined in theGuidelines. 5.         Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from CentralProject Management Unit ? Central North Region Health Support Project, Email: cnhp-moh@vnn.vn, and inspect the Bidding Documents atthe Central ProjectManagement Unit ? Central North Region Health Support Project (Ministry of Health) at the address of: Room 504,TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam, from 08:30 am to 11:30 am and 1:30pm to 4:30 pm (Working days), from19th August 2015 to 30th September 2015. 6.         Qualifications requirements include (In brief): (a) Financial Capability: The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidencethat it meets the following financial requirement(s): - Audited Financial Statements for 2012, 2013 and 2014. A copy of financial statements auditedby an Independent auditingfirm or certified by relevant Tax Authority. - Minimum average annualturnover for 2012, 2013 and 2014 must be USD 2.8 Million for LOT 1 and USD 3.6 Million for LOT2. - The minimum amount of cash flow or liquid assets or credit line, net of advance payments andother commitments for otherongoing contracts of the Bidder must be USD 1.4 Million for LOT 1 and USD 1.8 Million for LOT 2. - Bidders bid for multiple LOTs shall meet the combined financial requirements for those Lots they choose to quote. (b) Experience and Technical Capacity: The Bidder shall furnish documentaryevidence to demonstrate that itmeets the following experience requirement(s) for each LOT: - The bidder shall have successfully completed within the past three (3) years (2012, 2013 and2014) at least two (2)contracts, involving the supply of at least 70% of the quantities and similar type of equipments required under thiscontract;and - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design andfunction) shall be in production for at least three (3) years. Document evidence such as factory production record or equivalentissued by the manufacturer shall be submitted with the bid; - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design andfunction)  shall be for at least two (2) years inservice in the Purchaser's country or other countries with similar climatic conditions, satisfactorily to the customers. Documentevidence such as testimony from existing customers or equivalent should besubmitted with the bid; - Bidders have to commit toprovide maintenance and repair service to the equipments offered for 5 years afterinstallation. A successful Bidder shall establish a plan for the maintenance and service of theequipments offered, should it be awarded a contract for the required equipment.The relevantletter of commitment and the maintenance and service plan shall be submitted with the bid to have adequate Maintenance and Service Centers for theequipments in the Central North Region of Vietnam, in case they do not have such Service Centers already established inVietnam. (c)Requirements for Bidder's financial capability and experience in case of Joint Venture for eachLot: -         For the financialcapability: the Leader of the JV should meet at least 50% of the financial requirements, whileeach member of the JV should meet atleast 30%. -         For thepast experience: the Leader of theJV should be the main supplier for at least one contract for similar equipment fo at least 70%quantity and participated in the supply for another contract for similar equipment within the past three year (2012-2014), whileeach member of the JV should be the main supplier for at last on contract involving the supply of similar equipment of at least 50%of required quantity during the past three year (2012-2014). Thedetails of the above are available in the Postqualification Requirements - Section III, Evaluation and Qualification Criteria ofthe Bidding Document. 7.         A margin ofpreference forcertain goods manufactured domestically shall be applied. Additional details are provided in the BiddingDocument. 8.         A complete setof Bidding Documents in English may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written Application to the addressbelow and upon payment of a non refundable fee of VND2,100,000.00 or USD 100.00. The method of payment will be Cash, Checkor direct deposit in to bank account asfollows: Account name: Central Project Management Unit of Central North Region Health SupportProject (Ban quan ly du an hotro y te cac tinh Bac Trung Bo ? in Vietnamese) Account number: 102020000132050 (for USD) or 177010000013002 (for VND)                            in Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (Chuong Duong Branch)SWIFT code ICBVVNVX128. TheBidding Documents may be sent by a courier service onthe bidder's specific request and upon payment of an additional nonrefundablefee of VND 200,000.00 for domestic delivery within Vietnam orVND 1,050,000.00 or USD 50.00 for oversea delivery. The CentralProject Management Unit will not be responsible for lost or late delivery of the BiddingDocuments. 9.         Bids must be delivered to the address below at or before 09:00 am localtime on 01st  October 2015. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will berejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders' representatives who bought Bidding Document and choose to attend inperson at the address below immediately after the deadline for submission of bids on 01st October 2015. All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security with an amount of USD 28,000.00 for LOT 1 and USD 36,000.00 for LOT 2. 10.       The address referred to aboveare: Dr. Ha Van Thuy, ProjectDirector Address: Room 504, TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, Ba Dinh, HanoiCity Country: Vietnam Telephone:  +84 437263502/37263503 Facsimile number: +84 4 37262928 E-mail address: cnhp-moh@vnn.vn

VN-Central North Region Health Support - P095275

Central Project Management Unit | Published November 5, 2014  -  Deadline December 19, 2014
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Procurement Of Inpatient-ob/gyn And Pediatric Departments (icb10) Invitation forBids (IFB) Socialist Republic ofVietnam Central Project ManagementUnit CentralNorth Region Health Support Project Creditnumber: 4688-VN Procurement ofInpatient-OB/GYN and Pediatric Departments (ICB10) 1.        ThisInvitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this Project that appeared in Development Business, issue No. 785 dated 31 October 2010. 2.         The Socialist Republic of Vietnam hasreceived a credit from the International Development Association toward the cost of Central North Region Health Support Project,and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the Contract for Procurement ofInpatient-OB/GYN and Pediatric Departments(ICB 10). 3.        The Central Project Management Unit now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the supply and deliveryof equipment as follows: Line Item N° Description of Goods Quantity Expected period fordelivery Delivery Sites LOT 1  (10 items) Phototherapy Lamp for Jaundice 13 120 days at the latest following the date of effectiveness the Contract Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thua Thien - Hue Provinces Infant Warmer 1 Electro Magnetic Therapy Apparatus 8 Spine Traction Apparatus + Treatment Bed 3 Short Wave Therapy Appararus 6 Pulsed Wave Therapy Apparatus 8 Colposcope with TV System 32 Obstetrical Monitor, 2 Functions 13 Diathermy Apparatus for Cervix SurgeryHF/Laser 35 Doppler Fetus Apparatus 32 LOT 2  (04 items) Hemodialysis Apparatus 11 Water Treatment System for Hemodialysis Apparatus 1 Liver Support Therapy System 1 Automatic Immunoassay Analyzer 1 4.         Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding(ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits, dated May 2004,Revised October 2006, May 2010 and is open to all bidders from Eligible Source Countries as defined in theGuidelines. 5.         Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from CentralProject Management Unit ? Central North Region Health Support Project, Email: cnhp-moh@vnn.vn, and inspect the Bidding Documents atthe Central Project Management Unit ? Central North Region Health Support Project (Ministry of Health) at the address of: Room 504,TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam, from 08:30 am to 11:30 am and 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm (Workingdays) 6.         Qualificationsrequirementsinclude (In brief): (a) Financial Capability: The Biddershall furnish documentary evidencethat it meets the following financial requirement(s): - Audited Financial Statements for 2011,2012 and 2013. A copy of financial statements audited by an Independent auditing firm or certified by relevant TaxAuthority. - Minimum average annual turnover for2011, 2012 and 2013 must be US$ 2.0 Million for LOT 1 and US$ 1.0 Million for LOT 2. - The minimum amount of cash flow orliquid assets or credit line, net of advance payments and other commitments for other ongoing contracts of the Bidder must be US$1.0 Million for LOT 1 and US$ 0.5 Million for LOT 2. - Bidders bid for multiple LOTs shallmeet the combined financial requirements for those Lots they choose to quote. (b) Experience and Technical Capacity:The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidence to demonstrate that it meets the following experience requirement(s) foreach LOT: - The bidder shall have successfullycompleted within the past three (3) years (2011, 2012 and 2013) at least two (2) contracts,involving the supply of at least 70% ofthe quantities and similar type of equipments required under this contract; and - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design and function) shall bein production for atleast three (3) years. Document evidence such asfactory production record or equivalent issued by the manufacturer shall besubmitted with the bid; - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design and function)  shall be for at least two (2) years in service in the Purchaser's country orother countries with similar climatic conditions, satisfactorily to the customers. Document evidence such as testimony fromexisting customers or equivalent should be submitted with the bid; - Bidders have to commit to provide maintenance and repair service to theequipments offered for 5 years afterinstallation. A successful Bidder shall establish a plan for the maintenance and service of theequipments offered, should it beawarded a contract for the required equipment. The relevant letter of commitment and the maintenance and service plan shallbe submitted with the bid to haveadequate Maintenance and Service Centers for the equipments in the Central North Region of Vietnam, in case they do not have suchService Centers already established in Vietnam. (c) Requirements for Bidder's financial capability and experience in case of JointVenture for each Lot: -          For the financialcapability: the Leader of the JV should meet at least 50% of the financial requirements, while each member of the JV should meet atleast 30%. -          For the past experience: the Leader of the JV should be the main supplier for at leastone contract for similar equipment fo at least 70% quantity and participated in the supply for another contract forsimilarequipment within the past three year (2011-2013), while each member of the JV should be the main supplier for at last oncontract involvingthe supply of similar equipment of at least 50% of required quantity during the past three year(2011-2013). The details of the above are available in thePostqualification Requirements - Section III, Evaluation and Qualification Criteria of the Bidding Document. 7.         A margin of preference for certain goodsmanufactured domestically shall be applied. Additional details are provided in the Bidding Document. 8.         A complete set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased byinterested bidders on the submission of a written Application to the address below and upon payment of a non refundable fee of  VND 2,100,000.00 or USD 100.00. The method of paymentwill be Cash, Check or direct deposit in to bank account as follows: Account name:Central Project Management Unit of Central North Region Health Support Project (Ban quan ly du an ho tro y te cac tinh Bac Trung Bo? in Vietnamese) Accountnumber: 102020000132050 (for USD) or 177010000013002 (for VND)                            in Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (Chuong Duong Branch)SWIFT code ICBVVNVX128. TheBidding Documents may be sent by a courier service on the bidder's specific request and upon payment of an additional nonrefundablefeeof VND 200,000.00 for domestic delivery within Vietnam or VND 1,050,000.00 or USD 50.00 for oversea delivery. The CentralProject Management Unit will not be responsible for lost or late delivery of the Bidding Documents. 9.         Bids must be delivered to the addressbelow at or before 09:00 am local time on 19 ­­­ December 2014. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bidswill be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders' representatives who boughtBidding Document and choose toattend in person at the address below immediately after the deadline for submission of bids on 19 December 2014. All bids must beaccompanied by a Bid Security with an amount of USD 20,000.00 for Lot 1 and USD 10,000.00 for Lot 2. 10.      The address referred to above are: Dr. Ha Van Thuy, Project Director Address: Room 504, TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, BaDinh, HanoiCity Country: Vietnam Telephone:  +84 4 37263502/37263503 Facsimile number: +84 437262928 E-mail address:cnhp-moh@vnn.vn

Vietnam Climate Innovation Center (VCIC) - P155260

Vietnam Climate Innovation Centre | Published March 29, 2016  -  Deadline April 15, 2016
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Ceo/vcic Manager (incubation Manager Expert) Vietnam's Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has launched the Vietnam Climate Innovation Center (VCIC)Project, funded by the World Bank (WB). The VCIC will support Vietnam's clean technology business and industries throughprovision of financing and non-financial services for local entrpreneurs; as well as a platform to create national andinternational business to business linkages, enhance knowledgesharing and facilitate trade. Theteam is now looking for an experienced and dynamic Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to operate the Vietnam ClimateInnovation Center (VCIC) and sustainably manage its activities to meet its aspirational objectives. Interested candidates should submit their Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae to: jobs@vietnamcic.org by 17.00 Hanoitime on 15th April 2016. Pleasereference "VCIC CEO - (Full name)" inthe subject line. Only short-listed applicants will be contactedforinterviews. Please find VCICCEO Terms of Reference and further information at (http://www.infodev.org/jobs/vietnam-climate-innovation-center-ceo). or(http://www.vietnamcic.org/vcic-ceo-recruitment/)

VN-Central North Region Health Support - P095275

Central Project Management Unit of Central North Region Health Support Project | Published August 14, 2015  -  Deadline October 2, 2015
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Single Plane Digital Subtraction Angiography System For Quang Tri Provincial General Hospital Invitation for Bids (IFB) Socialist Republic of Vietnam Central Project Management Unit Central North Region Health SupportProject Credit number: 4688-VN Single plane Digital SubtractionAngiography System for Quang TriProvincial GeneralHospital (ICB 15) 1.        This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice for thisProject that appeared in Development Business, issue No. 785 dated 31 October 2010. 2.         The SocialistRepublic of Vietnam has received a credit from the International Development Association toward the cost of Central North RegionHealth Support Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the Contract for Procurementof  Single plane DigitalSubtraction Angiography System for Quang TriProvincial General Hospital (ICB 15). 3.        The Central Project Management Unit now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the supply and deliveryof equipment as follows: Line Item N° Description ofGoods Quantity Expected period for delivery Delivery Sites 1 Single plane Digital Subtraction Angiography System 01 system 120 days at the latest following the date of effectiveness theContract QuangTri Provincial General Hospital 4.         Bidding will be conducted through theInternational Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits,dated May 2004,Revised October 2006, May 2010 and is open to all bidders from Eligible Source Countries as defined in theGuidelines. 5.         Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from CentralProject Management Unit ? Central North Region Health Support Project, Email: cnhp-moh@vnn.vn, and inspect the Bidding Documents atthe Central Project Management Unit ? Central North Region Health Support Project (Ministry of Health) at the address of: Room 504,TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam, from 08:30 am to 11:30 am and 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm (Working days),from 19th August 2015 to 01st October2015. 6.         Qualifications requirements include (In brief): (a) Financial Capability: The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidence that it meets the following financialrequirement(s): -Audited Financial Statements for 2012, 2013 and 2014. A copy of financial statements audited by an Independent auditing firm orcertified by relevant Tax Authority. -Minimum average annual turnoverfor 2012, 2013 and 2014 must be US$ 2.2 Million. -The minimum amount of cash flowor liquid assets or credit line, net of advance payments and other commitments for other ongoingcontracts of the Bidder must be US$ 1.1Million. (b) Experience and Technical Capacity: The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidence to demonstrate that it meetsthe following experience requirement(s): -The bidder shall have successfully completed within the past three (3) years (2012, 2013 and 2014) atleast two (2) contracts,involving supply of the similar DSA system (by nature and functionality) at the value and/or capacity of at least 70% of the systemrequired under this contract; - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design andfunction) shall be in production for at least three (3) years. Document evidence such as factory production record or equivalentissued by the manufacturer shall be submitted with the bid; - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design andfunction)  shall be for at least two (2) years inservice in the Purchaser's country or other countries with similar climatic conditions, satisfactorily to the customers. Documentevidence suchas testimony from existing customers or equivalent should be submitted with the bid; - Bidders have tocommit toprovide maintenance and repair service to the equipments offered for 5 years afterinstallation. A successful Bidder shall establish a plan for the maintenance and service of theequipments offered, should it be awarded a contract for the required equipment. The relevantletter of commitment and the maintenance and service plan shall be submitted with the bid to have adequate Maintenance and Service Centers for theequipments in the Central North Region of Vietnam, in case they do not have such Service Centers already established inVietnam. (c) Requirementsfor Bidder's financial capability and experience in case of Joint Venture: -         For the financial capability: the Leader of theJV should meet at least 50% of the financial requirements, while each member of the JV should meet at least30%. -        For the past experience: a Leader of the JV should be the mainsupplier for at least one contract involving supply of the similar DSA system (by nature and functionality) at the value and/orcapacity of at least 70% of the system required within the past three year (2012-2014), while each member of the JV should be themain supplier for at last on contract involving supply of the similar DSA system (by nature and functionality) at the value and/orcapacity of at least 50% of the system required under this contract. The details of the above areavailable in the Postqualification Requirements - Section III, Evaluation and Qualification Criteria of the BiddingDocument. 7.         A margin of preference for certain goodsmanufactured domestically shall be applied. Additional details are provided in the BiddingDocument. 8.         A complete set of Bidding Documents inEnglish may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written Application to the address below and upon payment ofa non refundable fee of  VND 2,100,000.00 or USD100.00. Themethod of payment will be Cash, Check or direct deposit in to bank account asfollows: Account name:Central Project Management Unit of Central North Region Health Support Project (Ban quan ly du an ho tro y te cac tinh Bac Trung Bo? in Vietnamese) Account number: 102020000132050 (for USD)or 177010000013002 (for VND)                            in Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (Chuong Duong Branch)SWIFT code ICBVVNVX128. TheBidding Documents may be sent by a courier service on the bidder's specific request and upon payment of an additional nonrefundablefee of VND 200,000.00 for domestic delivery within Vietnam or VND 1,050,000.00 or USD 50.00 for oversea delivery. The CentralProject Management Unit will not be responsible for lost or late delivery of the BiddingDocuments. 9.         Bids must be delivered to the addressbelow at or before 09:00 am local time on 02nd October 2015. Electronic bidding willnot be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders' representatives who boughtBidding Document and choose to attend in person at the address below immediately after the deadline for submission of bids on02nd October 2015. All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security with an amount of USD24,000.00. 10.       The address referred to above are: Dr. Ha Van Thuy, Project Director Address: Room 504, TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, Ba Dinh, HanoiCity Country: Vietnam Telephone:  +84 437263502/37263503 Facsimile number: +84 4 37262928 E-mail address:cnhp-moh@vnn.vn

VN-Central North Region Health Support - P095275

Central North Region Health Support Project | Published December 12, 2014  -  Deadline January 29, 2015
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Procurement Of Medical Equipment For Operating Rooms Invitation for Bids for the Rebidding package ICB05. The previous bidding process for this package was cancelledon December 2013 Socialist Republic ofVietnam Central Project ManagementUnit CentralNorth Region Health Support Project Creditnumber: 4688-VN Procurement of Medical Equipment for Operating Rooms ICB No.05 1.        ThisInvitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this Project that appeared in Development Business, issue No. 785 dated 31 October 2010. 2.         The Socialist Republic of Vietnam hasreceived a credit from the International Development Association toward the cost of Central North Region Health Support Project,and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the Contract for Procurement of  Medical Equipment for Operating Rooms (ICB No.05). The Bidding Document for this Rebidding contract has been updated with newcombination of lots and revised technical specifications for equipment. 3.        The Central Project Management Unit now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the supply and deliveryof equipment as follows: Line Item N° Description of Goods Quantity Expected period fordelivery Delivery Sites LOT 1  (04 items) Brain surgical instrument set 1 120 days at the latest following the date of effectiveness the Contract Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri Provinces Digestive surgical instrument set 15 Skeleton surgical instrument set 13 Surgical scrub station system 15 LOT 2  (04 items) Universal operating table 17 Mobile operating light 15 Ceiling operating light 12 Ceiling operating light with satellite 3 LOT 3  (02 items) HF Electro-diathermy unit 18 Anaesthesia apparatus with ventilator and air compressor 20 4.        Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDACredits, dated May 2004,RevisedOctober 2006, May 2010 and is open to all biddersfrom Eligible Source Countries as defined in the Guidelines. 5.        Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from Central Project Management Unit ? Central North RegionHealth Support Project, Email: cnhp-moh@vnn.vn, and inspect the Bidding Documents at the Central Project Management Unit ? CentralNorth Region Health Support Project (Ministry of Health) at the address of: Room 504, TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, BaDinh, Ha Noi, Vietnam, from 08:30 am to 11:30 am and 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm (Working days) 6.         Qualificationsrequirements include (In brief): (a)        Financial Capability: The Bidder shallfurnish documentary evidence that it meets the following financial requirement(s): - Audited Financial Statements for 2011, 2012 and 2013. Acopy of financial statements audited by an Independent auditing firm or certified by relevant Tax Authority. -   Minimum average annual turnoverfor 2011, 2012 and 2013 mustbe US$ 1.2 Million for LOT 1, US$ 1.2 Million for LOT 2 and US$ 2.0 Million for LOT3. -   The minimum amount of cash flow orliquid assets or credit line, net of advance payments and other commitments for other ongoing contracts of the Bidder must be US$0.6 Million for LOT 1, US$ 0.6 Million for LOT 2 and US$ 1.0 Million for LOT 3. - Bidders bid for multiple LOTsshall meet the combinedfinancial requirements for those Lots they choose to quote. (b)      Experience and TechnicalCapacity: The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidence to demonstrate that it meets the following experiencerequirement(s) for each LOT: - The bidder shall have successfully completed within thepast three (3) years (2011, 2012 and 2013 )at least two (2) contracts, involving the supply of at least 70% of the quantities andsimilar type of equipments required under this contract; and - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design and function) shall be in production forat least three (3) years. Document evidence such as factory production record or equivalent issued by the manufacturer shall besubmitted with the bid; - Offered equipments (or similar, i.e. similar content, design and function)  shall be for at least two (2) years in service in the Purchaser's country orother countries with similar climatic conditions, satisfactorily to the customers. Document evidence such as testimony fromexisting customers or equivalent should be submitted with the bid; - Bidders have to commit to provide maintenance and repair service to theequipments offered for 5 years afterinstallation. A successful Bidder shall establish a plan for the maintenance and service of the equipments offered, should it be awarded a contract for therequired equipment. The relevant letter of commitment and the maintenance and service plan shall be submitted with the bid to have adequateMaintenance and Service Centers forthe equipments in the Central North Region of Vietnam, in case they do not have such ServiceCenters already established in Vietnam. (c) Requirements for Bidder's financial capability and experience in case of Joint Venture for eachLot: - For the financial capability: the Leader of the JV should meet at least 50% of the financialrequirements, while each member of the JV should meet at least 30%. - For the past experience: the Leader of the JV should be the main supplier for at least onecontract for similar equipment fo at least 70% quantity and participated in the supply for another contract for similar equipmentwithin the past three year (2011-2013), while each member of the JV should be the main supplier for at last on contract involvingthe supplyof similar equipment of at least 50% of required quantity during the past three year(2011-2013). The details of the above are available in thePostqualification Requirements - Section III, Evaluation and Qualification Criteria of the Bidding Document. 7.         A margin of preference for certain goodsmanufactured domestically shall be applied. Additional details are provided in the Bidding Document. 8.         A complete set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased byinterested bidders on the submission of a written Application to the address below and upon payment of a non refundable fee of  VND 2,100,000.00 or US$ 100.00. The method of paymentwill be Cash, Check or direct deposit in to bank account as follows: Account name:Central Project Management Unit of Central North Region Health Support Project (Ban quan ly du an ho tro y te cac tinh Bac Trung Bo? in Vietnamese) Accountnumber: 102020000132050 (for USD) or 177010000013002 (for VND)                            in VietnamJoint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (Chuong Duong Branch) SWIFT code ICBVVNVX128. The Bidding Documents may be sent by a courier service on thebidder's specific request and upon payment of an additional nonrefundable fee of VND 200,000.00 for domestic delivery withinVietnam or VND 1,050,000.00 or USD 50.00 for oversea delivery. The Central Project Management Unit will not be responsible for lostor late delivery of the Bidding Documents. 9.         Bids must be delivered to the addressbelow at or before 09:00 am local time on 29th  January 2015. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will berejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders' representatives who bought Bidding Document and choose to attend inperson at the address below immediately after the deadline for submission of bids on 29th  January 2015. All bids must beaccompanied by a Bid Security with an amount of US$ 12,000.00 for LOT 1, US$ 12,000.00 for Lot 2 and US$ 20,000.00 for LOT 3. 10.       The address referred to aboveare: Dr. Ha Van Thuy, Project Director Address: Room 504, TOSERCO Building, 02 Nui Truc Street, BaDinh, Ha Noi City Country: Vietnam Telephone:  +84 4 37263502/37263503 Facsimile number: +84 437262928 E-mail address:cnhp-moh@vnn.vn

Fin Sector Modern and Info Mgnt System - P088759

FSMIMS PMU, State Bank of Vietnam | Published March 4, 2015
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General Procurement Notice GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE NAME OF COUNTRY: The Socialist Republic of Vietnam NAME OFPROJECT:  Financial Sector Modernization and Information Management System Project ID:P088759 The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has received a credit from the International Development Association(IDA) in the amount of US$60 million equivalent toward the cost of a Financial Sector Modernization and InformationManagement System Project (FSMIMS), and it intends to apply the proceeds of this credit to payments for goods and consultantservices required for the project implementation. . The projectwill have three primary components.  Part A ?Modernizing the SBV is mainly to assist the central bank to (i) develop a policy and institutional framework aswell as capabilitiesfor information management and informed decisionmaking; (ii) provide key inputs to specifications of user needs and functionalrequirements of a new ICT platform for information management; and (iii) design and build a centralized ICT platform based oninternational IT standards to support SBV's evolving role as a central bank, taking account of relevant international practices andall criticalVietnamese realities. Part B ? Strengthening the Credit Information Center (CIC)would assist the CIC to (i) re-engineer the processes for its core business as Vietnam's public creditregistration; and (ii) acquire and install centralized data management system for the collection, storage, processing, analysisandsharing of credit information.  Part C ?Enhancing Deposit Insurance of Vietnam (DIV) would assist the government-owned deposit insurance agencyto re-engineer business processesand build the technology capacity, so that the government-owned deposit insurance agency canstrengthen its role in Vietnam's financial sector safety net. Goods to be procured under the project include hardware,software and communication equipment forthe collection, storage, communication and use of economic and financial data and for theplanning and management of internal resources by the SBV, the CIC and DIV.  Procurement of consultant services is to support functional strengthening, business process re-engineering as well as system design andimplementation under a number of relatively large-value contracts of the three entities.  Most of these services require international expertise andexperience. Procurement for the projectwould be carried out in accordancewith the World Bank's "Guidelines:Procurement Under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits" dated May 2004 and revised in October 2006 (theProcurement Guidelines); and "Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers" dated May 2004 andrevised in October 2006 (the Consultant Guidelines). Specific procurement notices (SPN) for goods contracts to bebid under the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures and for contracts for large valueconsultancy services and those requiring internationalexpertise will be published, as they become available, in (a) dgMarket and UNDB online, (b) One newspaper with national circulation inVietnam, (c) Vietnam Procurement Review, (d) SBV/CIC/DIV websites, and (e) Website of Department of Management of PublicProcurement of the Ministry of Planning & Investment (MPI). National Competitive Bidding (NCB) opportunities will be advertisednationally in (b),(c),(d) and (e). Under the project the following contracts are expected to beprocured under ICB and competitive selection of international consultants. Item Contract* Procurement/Selection Method Estimated Date of Publishing SPN Goods SBV/CIC small equipment(communication hardware, PCs, small servers, etc.) Single-stage ICB Q3 2009 SBVsystemintegration Single-stage ICB Q4 2009 SBVaccounting andresource management (core accounting applications, ERP, document management module, IT standards & coreservers) 2-stage ICB Q3 2010 SBVdata management (coredata warehouse & related applications 2-stage ICB Q1 2011 CICdata managementapplications (core servers, core data warehouse &related applications) 2-stage ICB Q3 2009 DIVdata and resourcemanagement applications (core servers, data warehouse & related applications, and ERP) 2-stage ICB Q3 2009 ConsultingServices SBV/CIC functional andprocess strengthening Quality-and Cost-Based Selection (QCBS) Q4 2008 3rd Partyverification of system implementation Quality-Based Selection(QBS) Q1 2011 DIVfunctional andprocess strengthening Quality-and Cost-Based Selection (QCBS) Q4 2008 * Packaging for goods can be adjusted pending detailed system design at beginning of projectimplementation. Interested eligible bidderswho wish to be included on themailing list to receive an invitation to bid under ICB procedures, and interested consultants who wish to receive a copy of the advertisement requestingexpressions of interest, or those requiring additional information, should contact the address below. Dated, November 11,  2008 Mrs. Dau Thi Bich Hong Deputy Director General International CooperationDepartment The State Bank of Vietnam 47-49 Ly Thai To Street, Hoankiem ? Hanoi-Vietnam Tel: 84 4 38268786 Fax: 84 4 39351081 Email: fsmims.vn@gmail.com and fsmis@vnn.vn

Tax Administration Modernization Project - P099376

TAMP Management Unit - General Department of Taxation | Published November 14, 2014  -  Deadline November 24, 2014
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Supply And Installationof Integrated Tax Administration Information System (itais) Invitation for Bids (IFB) - First Stage Socialist Republic of Vietnam Tax Administration Modernization Project (TAMP) Integrated Tax Administration Information System (ITAIS) Credit number:4361-VN Contract for the Supply and Installation  of Integrated Tax Administration Information System (ITAIS) ? TAMP-ITAIS-ICB/2012 1.         This Invitation for Bids (IFB) follows the General Procurement Notice(GPN) for this project that appeared in Development Business, issue date of 24thApril 2008. 2.         The Socialist Republic of Vietnam has received a credit from theInternational Development Association toward the cost of Tax Administration Modernization Project (TAMP), and it intends to applypart of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the agreement(s) resulting from this IFB: Contract for the Supply and Installation of Integrated Tax AdministrationInformation System (ITAIS). 3.         TheGeneral Department of Taxation, of the Ministry of Finance serves as the implementing agency for the project and now invites sealedbids from eligible Bidders for the supply, installation, integration, training, technical support and implementation support of aIntegrated Commercial-off-the Shelf (COTS) Software Solution and Hardware Platform for an Integrated Tax Administration InformationSystem (ITAIS) to be used at all levels of government (Central, Provincial and District) throughout Vietnam: §  General Department of Taxation §  Provincial Tax Offices (63 Provinces, Cities) §  District Tax Offices (698 Districts) 4.         Bidding will be conducted using the International Competitive Bidding(ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans andIDA Credits dated May 2004, revised inOctober 2006 and May 2010 and is open to all Bidders from eligible source countries as defined in the Guidelines that meet thefollowing minimum qualification criteria Qualification required for Bidders are: a.         May bea sole contractor ora joint venture; b.         For thesole contractor andin the case of a joint venture, the primary contractor must: q  Have been operational in the information technology industry for at least 8 consecutive years. q  Be financially stable,  withthe average annual turnover of US$100 million over the last three (3) financial years q  Have satisfactorily and successfully completed at least two (2) projects at two (2) multi-level, multi-siterevenue agencies, involving the installation, implementation and roll-out support of a COTS softwaresolution in the area of publicfinancial management over the past five (5) years, at least one (1) of which with the value of at least US$ 36 million project foran Information technology related to any tax administration-component such as: taxpayer registration, return processing, taxaccounting, tax audit, collection, objections and appeals. c.         The software package (or direct product line) on which the solution is to be based being proposed must be inoperation in at least three (3) multi-level, multi-site revenue agencies over the past five (5) years.The software must beCommercial-off-the-shelf,  able to be integratedand customized in accordance with Vietnam business rules. d.        TheHardware product(s) or product lines must be (i) in use and supported in multiple countries; (ii) manufactured under a process thatis fully ISO 9001 certified or equivalent certification. e.         Each(i) joint venture member or (ii) sub-contractor undertaking a significant portion of work under this contract (15% or greater ofthe estimated valueof the contract) or undertaking major elements of work under this contract (software customization, maintenance,training, installation, supporting) must: q  Have been operational in information technology or related industry for at least five (5) consecutiveyears. q  Be financially stable, with the average annual turnover of at least US$10 million over the last three (3)financial years. q  Have participated in at least three (3) nation-wide, multi-level, multi-site information technology projects inthe area of software solutions over the last five (5) years, in at least one (1) of which the value it undertook equivalent to atleast US$ four (4) million if it is a joint venture partner and to at least US$ one (1) million if it isasubcontractor. f.          Please provide the following to support the above requirements: q Audited financial statements for the last three (3) years; q The bidder must demonstrate access to, or availability of financial resources such as liquid assets, unencumberedreal assets, lines of credit and other financial means, other than any contractual advance payments and other installments underthe contract, to meet the cash flow requirement of US$10 million. The bidder should provide the documentary evidence to supportthis such as bidder's financial statements or Bank (or other acceptable financial intermediary) statement; q Company Profile and Experience Summary, Client Reference Contact Information including Address, Telephone,Facsimile, Email of the references for the same major version of the proposed software, supporting hardware, system software,network, and communication facilities; qFor each joint venture memberor sub-contractor (asdefined in (e) above), the names, addresses andtelephone and fax number of all partners and shareholders who hold 10% or greatershare of the firm and the names, addresses and telephone and fax number of the principal officers of the firms. 5.         Interested eligible Bidders may obtain further information from GeneralDepartment of Taxation, of the Ministry of Finance and inspect the bidding documents at the address given below from 8:30 AM to11:30 AM and from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM Vietnamese time from 24 April 2012 upto 1:30 PMVietnamese time on 31 August2012, except national holidays. TaxAdministration Modernization Project Management Unit General Department ofTaxation 4th Floor, Kinh Do Building No. 93, Lo Duc Street, Hanoi, Vietnam Tel .: +84.4.22212002 Fax: +84.4.22212003 Email: bqlda-tamp@gdt.gov.vn 6.         A complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased byinterested Bidders on the submission of a written application to the address below and upon payment of a nonrefundable fee of VND4,200,000 (or US$ 200). The methodof payment will be either by (i) cash payment at the TAMP's Office or(ii) bank account transferto: The Tax Administration Modernization Project Management Unit's account at the Vietinbank, Hoang Mai Branch; Bank's Account:10201-000106766-4 (VND). Bidders, whowish to receive thebidding documents by courier mail will have to provide itsaddress and pay an additional non-refundable fee of VND 2,100,000(or US$ 100). TheGeneral Department ofTaxation bears no responsibility for the loss or late delivery ofthe bidding documents that sent by courier mail. A pre-bid meeting which potential bidders may attend will be held on 04 June 2012. 7.         A two-stage bidding process will be used which will proceed asfollows: (a)       The first stage bid will consist of a technical bid only, without any reference to prices, but including a list of anydeviations to the technical and commercial conditions set forth in the bidding documents and/or adding any alternative technicalsolutions a Bidder wishes to offer, and a justification therefore, always provided that such deviations or alternative solutionsdonot change the essential requirements specified in the bidding documents. Following the evaluation of first stage bids, a Bidderthat adequately meets the minimum acceptable qualification criteria and has submitted a sufficiently technically responsive bid maybe invited to attend a clarification meeting(s), during which the Bidder's bid will be reviewed. Any required bid-specific changes,additions, deletions and other adjustments will be noted and recorded in a memorandum, or, ifamendments are of a general nature,will be promulgated via an addendum to the bidding documents. Bidders may not be invited to submit second stage bids, if theirfirst stage bids contain departures from the requirements in such numbers or of such nature that making the bids fully responsivein the remaining time for the two-stage process cannot reasonably be expected. All other suitably qualified and eligible Bidders,however, shall receive invitations to submit second stage bids. (b)       The second stage bid will consist of: (i) the updated technical bid incorporating all changes required as recorded in thebidder-specific memorandum, and/or as necessary to reflect any Addenda to the bidding documents issued subsequent to the firstbidding-stage; and (ii) the commercial bid. 8.         First stage bids must be delivered tothe address below at or before 1:30 PM Vietnamese time on 31 August2012. Late bids will be rejected. First stage bids will be opened in the presence of the Bidders' representativeswho choose to attend at the address below at 1:30 PM Vietnamese time on 31 August2012. General Department of Taxation, Ministry of Finance Meeting Room, Second Floor, D Building Address: 123 Lo Duc Street, Hanoi, Vietnam --------------------------------------------------------------- To: Interested Bidders TaxAdministration Modernization Project - Cr. 4361-VN Subject: Cancellation of Supply and Installation of Integrated TaxAdministration Information System (ITAIS) Dear Sir/Madam, We would like to refer to the invitation forbids ofSupply and Installation of Integrated Tax Administration Information System (ITAIS) under Tax Administration ModernizationProject (TAMP), for which you submitted your first stage bidding on August 31, 2012. We would like toannouncethat regarding finding of comprehensively reviewed to TAMP,  the World Bank andGovernment of Vietnam have come to conclusion to prematurely cancel the deployment ofTAMP to design a new project which is moreappropriate  with the need of Vietnam Tax Administration Reform in the new context. Theapproval of the cancellation of TAMP is the reason for the package of Supply and Installation of Integrated Tax AdministrationInformation System (ITAIS) is no longer eligible to be carried out. Based on the ITB46, Section I - Instructions to Bidders of the Bidding Documents that was delivered to you, we would like to take the Purchaser'sright to discard all first-stage bids submitted on August 31, 2012 for ITAIS. Hereby, weformally notified that the bidding processfor ITAIS package is cancelled accordingly. On be half of thePurchaser, we would like to thank you for your interest and submission of thefirst stage bidding for ITAIS in recent time and lookforward to yourclose cooperation to Vietnam Tax Administration Reform in the future. Yours sincerely, Mr. Bùi V?n Nam General Director General Department of Taxation, Ministry of Finance Represented by:Mr. Vu Van Truong, Deputy Director General

Transmission Efficiency Project (TEP) - P131558

Procurement Department - The Northern Power Projects Management Board | Published January 5, 2015  -  Deadline February 25, 2015
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Evnnpt-npmb: Supply And Delivery Of Steel Tower For 220kv Hoa Binh - West Hanoi Transmission Line Invitation forBids VIETNAM TRANSMISSIONEFFICIENCY PROJECT (TEP) SUB-PROJECT: THE 220KV HOA BINH - WEST  HANOI TRANSMISSION LINE Loan No.:Ln.8417-VN-TEP ContractTitle: Package HBWHN-G02: Supply and Delivery of Steel Towers Reference No. :WB/TEP/HBWHN-G02/2015 1.  The Socialist Republic of Vietnam has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of The 220kV Hoa Binh - West Hanoi transmission line,and intends to apply part of the proceedstoward payments under the contract for Package HBWHN-G02: Supply and delivery of steel towers. 2. The NorthernVietnam Power Projects Management board-Branch ofNational Power Transmission Corporation (EVNNPT-NPMB) now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for Package HBWHN-G02: Supply and Delivery of steel towers. Delivery Period for wholepackage is 30 weeks. Qualifications requirements include: i) ExperienceCapacity: Bidders must have successfully completed within the last five (05) years, as main contractor or subcontractor, at least two (02) contracts ofsimilar nature (supply of steel towers for transmission line with voltage rating of 220kV or above), each of which has a minimum equivalent contract value of USD 3,500,000 (Three million five hundred thousand US dollars). The similarity shall be determined based onthe physical size, complexity, methods, technology or othercharacteristics as described in Section VI (Schedule of supply). As proof of successfulcompletion, the Bidders must submit a least two(02) certificates from end users certifying successful completion of the said similarcontract. ii) Financial Capacity: a)     Bidders should have a minimum average annual turn-over, calculated as total certified paymentsreceived for contracts in progress or completed, within the latest three (03) years as 2011 - 2013,of at least USD 6,400,000. b)     For Joint Venture, all partners combined must meet the requirement, with one partner meeting atleast 40% of financial capability and each member meeting at least 25% of financial capability. 3. Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works, and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants, January 2011 ("Procurement Guidelines"), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Guidelines. In addition, please refer to paragraphs 1.6 and 1.7 setting forth the WorldBank's policy on conflict ofinterest. 4. Interested eligible Bidders may obtain further information andinspect the Bidding Document  at the address given below from 08:00 hours to16:00 hours, Hanoi time, starting from January 9th, 2015 to February25th, 2015 (except weekends and Holidays). 5.  A complete set of bidding documents, in English language may bepurchased by interested eligible bidders upon the submission of a written application to the address below and upon payment of anon refundable fee of USD 200 or VND 4,200,000 forthe whole package. The method of payment will be by cash, bank draft or check to Account No.21110370039883 (in USD) or Account No2111000000.5367 (in VND). The Northern Vietnam Power Projects Management Board ? Investment and Development Bank-Hanoi Branch. The document may be sent through courier for an additional fee of USD 100(international delivery) or VND 1,000,000(domestic delivery). EVNNPT-NPMB is not liablefor loss or late delivery of documents. 6. Bids must be delivered to the address below on orbefore 09:00 am on February 25th, 2015. Electronicbidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be publicly opened in the presence of the bidders' designated representatives and anyone who choose to attend at the address below on 09:30 am on February 25th,2015. 7. All bids mustbe accompanied by a Bid Securityin the amountof USD 85,000 or VND 1,800,000,000 ; or an equivalent amount in freely convertible currency. 9.  The address referred to above is: The Northern Vietnam PowerProjects ManagementBoard Attn: Mr. Phan Luong Thien ? Director Room: Meeting Room No.501,5th Floor, Building B. No.: 4 Nguyen KhacNhu str., Ba Dinh dist., Hanoi,Vietnam. Email: p7.nppmb@gmail.com Tel. No: 84 422103093 Fax. No: 84 439840824

Transmission Efficiency Project (TEP) - P131558

EVNNPT-NPMB | Published February 10, 2015  -  Deadline April 6, 2015
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Evnnpt-npmb/supply And Delivery Of Conductors And Earthwires, Insulators And Accessories, Opgw And Accessories Invitationfor Bids VIETNAM TRANSMISSION EFFICIENCY PROJECT(TEP) SUB-PROJECT: THE 220KV HOA BINH - WEST HANOI TRANSMISSION LINE LoanNo.8417-VN-TEP ContractTitle: Package HB-WHN-G01: Supply and Delivery of Conductors andEarthwires, Insulators and accessories, OPGW and accessories. Reference No: WB/TEP/HB-WHN-G01/2015 1.         TheSocialist Republic of Vietnam has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of The 220kV Hoa Binh- West Hanoi transmission line, and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under thecontract for Package HB-WHN-G01: Supply and delivery of Conductors and Earthwires,Insulators and accessories, OPGW and accessories. 2.         The Northern Vietnam Power Projects Management Board-Branch of National Power Transmission Corporation(EVNNPT-NPMB) now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for Package HB-WHN-G01: Supply and delivery of Conductors andEarthwires, Insulators and accessories, OPGW and accessories. DeliveryPeriod for whole package is thirty-one (31) weeks. Qualifications requirements include: i) ExperienceCapacity: Bidders must have successfully completed within the last five (05) years, as main contractor orsubcontractor, at least (02) supply contracts of similar nature (supply ofcombination conductors and earthwires, Insulators and accessories, OPGW cables andaccessories) which have been successfully completed within the last five years (since 1/1/2010 to the deadline for bidsubmission) each of which has a minimum equivalent contract valueof 3,400,000 USD. The similarity shall be determined based on the physical size, complexity, methods, technology or othercharacteristics as described in Section VII (Schedule of requirements). OR: -    At least two (02)supply contracts of ACSR conductors andearthwires, each of which has a minimumequivalent contract value of 2,200,000USD. and -    At least two (02)supply contracts of insulatorsand accessories which has a minimum equivalent contract value of  950,000 USD. and -    At least two (02)supply contracts of OPGW cables and accessories which has a minimum equivalentcontract value of  250,000 USD. Asproof of successfulcompletion, the Bidders must submit a least two (02) certificates from end users certifying successfulcompletion of the said similar contracts. ii) Financial Capacity: a)      Biddersshould have a minimum average annual turn-over, calculated as total certified payments received for contracts in progress orcompleted, within the last three (03) years, of at least USD8,500,000. b)      For JointVenture, all partners combined must meet the requirement, with one partner meeting at least 40% of financial capability and eachmember meeting at least 25% of financial capacity. A margin of preference for certain goods manufactured domestically shall be applied. Additional details are provided in the Bidding Documents. 3. Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding procedures asspecified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works, and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits&Grants, January 2011 ("Procurement Guidelines"), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in theProcurement Guidelines. In addition, please refer to paragraphs 1.6 and 1.7 setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict ofinterest. 4. Interested eligible Bidders may obtain further information andinspect the Bidding Document  at the address given below from 08:00 hours to16:00 hours, Hanoi time, starting from February13, 2015 to April 06, 2015 (except weekends and Holidays). 5.  A completeset of bidding documents, in English language may be purchased by interested eligible bidders upon the submission of a writtenapplication to the address below and upon payment of a non refundable fee of VND 4,200,000 or USD 200 for the whole package. The method of payment will be by cash, bank draft or check toAccount No.21110370039883 (in USD) or Account No 2111000000.5367 (in VND). The Northern Vietnam Power Projects Management Board ?Investment and Development Bank-Hanoi Branch. The document may be sent through courier foran additional fee of 100 USD(international delivery) or 1,000,000 VND (domestic delivery). No liability will be accepted for loss or late delivery. 6. Bids must bedelivered to the address below on or before 09:00hours on April 06, 2015. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be publicly opened in the presence of the bidders' designatedrepresentatives and anyone who choose to attend at the address below on 09:30 hours on April06, 2015. 7. All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security in the amount of USD 85,000 or VND 1,800,000,000 or equivalentamount in a freely convertible currency. 9. The address referred to above is: The Northern Vietnam Power Projects ManagementBoard Attn: Mr. Phan Luong Thien ? Director Room: Meeting Room No.501, 5th Floor, Building B. No.: 4 Nguyen Khac Nhu str., Ba Dinh dist., Hanoi, Vietnam. Email: p7.nppmb@gmail.com Tel. No: 84 42 2103093 Fax. No: 84 43 9840824

Fin Sector Modern and Info Mgnt System - P088759

FSMIMS PMU, State Bank of Vietnam | Published February 29, 2016  -  Deadline April 15, 2016
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Sbv New Data Center Equipment Supply, Installation And Relocation INVITATION FOR BIDS THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM(S.R.V) Financial Sector Modernization and Information ManagementSystem Project (FSMIMS Project) Credit No.:4505-VN Contract Title: SBV's new Data Center Equipment Supply, Installation andRelocation Reference No.: SG1.2 1.      The Socialist Republic of Vietnam has received financing from the World Bank towards the cost ofthe FSMIMS Project, andintends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for SBV's new Data Center Equipment Supply, Installation and Relocation. 2.      The FSMIMS Project Management Unit (PMU) of the State Bank ofVietnam now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for SBV's new Data Center Equipment Supply, Installationand Relocation. The implementation period is from June to December 2016. 2.1.    Qualifications requirementsinclude: (i) FinancialCapability The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidence that it meets the following financialrequirement(s): ·    Average annual turnover of at least 20 mil. USDduring the past 03 years (2012, 2013, 2014 or 2013, 2014, 2015 if available). Supporting evidence: audited financial statementsfor the past 3 years (2012, 2013 and 2014 or2013, 2014, 2015 if available) and other relevant documents. Note: In case of Joint-Venture, the entire JV must meet this requirementswhile the lead partner must meet at least 70% amount of this requirement and each partner must meet 25%. ·    Liquidity/access to credit of at least USD 3million. Supporting evidence: The bidder must demonstrate with evidencingdocuments the access to, or availability of, financial resources such as liquidityassets, unencumbered real assets, lines of credit, and other financial means, other than any contractual advance payments to meetthe above cash flow requirements of at least USD 3 million for implementation of this contract. Note: In case of Joint-Venture, this requirement isapplied to the entireJV. (ii) Experience and TechnicalCapacity The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidence to demonstrate that it meets the followingexperience requirement(s): ·    The bidder has operated in the IT sector for thelast 10 years as of date of bid opening. Supporting evidence: business registration or other relevantdocuments. Note: In case of Joint-Venture, this 10 years requirement is applied to leadpartner of the JV. Each other JV member shall have operated in the relevant field of their responsibility under this project forthe last 5 years as of date of bid opening. ·    During the past 5 years (from 2010-2015), thebidder must have successfully completed or substantially (means at least 80%) completed at least two (02) IT DataCentre Tier 3 turn-key contracts with: o  Minimum IT power load of500kVA o  Minimum floor size of 2500 sqm. or minimum of 150 IT racks. o  These contracts must have designed data center PUE equal or less than 1.6. Supporting evidence: certificate/document evidencing successful completion or substantialcompletion of contract with name of the client, contract value, implementation period and brief description of what bidder providein the contract or other relevant documents. Note: In case of Joint-Venture, this requirement isapplied to the entireJV. Lead Partner shall have at least one (1) reference contract. ·    The bidder has an Information Security ManagementSystem certified by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electro technicalCommission(IEC) Supporting evidence: ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certificate or other relevantdocuments. Note: In case of Joint-Venture, this requirement is applied to theentire JV. ·    Have one senior project manager with minimum of ten(10) years of experience in IT projects. He/she must beProject Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent certification andmanagedat least one (1) completed Data center build project with a minimum IT load of 500kVA and minimum of 100 IT racks in thelast five (5) years. ·    Have at least four (4) data center experts with atleast ten (10) years of experience in relevant industry to assume following project roles: -           One (1) data center cabling expert (i).        has participated in at least  one (1) completed Data center build project insimilar position with a minimum IT load of 500kVA and minimum of 100 IT racks in the last five (5) years; or (ii).      holding Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) certification or equivalent one. -           One (1) datacenter Tier expert (i).        has participated in at least  one (1) completed Data center build project insimilar position with a minimum IT load of 500kVA and minimum of 100 IT racks in the last five (5) years; or (ii).      holding Accredited Tier Specialist (ATS) certification or equivalent one. -           One (1) datacenter Integration expert (i).        has experience in data center areas including safety systems and IT security; (ii).      hasparticipated in at least  one (1) completed Data center build project in similarposition with a minimum IT load of 500kVA and minimum of 100 IT racks in the last five (5) years; or (iii).   holding atleast two (2) of following certifications: Certified Data Center Expert (CDCE); Data Center Certified Design Consultant (DCDC);Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) certifications or equivalent ones -           One (1) Data center Energy Management and Efficiencyexpert. -           One (1) Data center electrical expert. -           One (1) Data center mechanicalexpert. Note: ·       In case of Joint-Venture, this requirement isapplied to the entire JV. ·       All certifications mustbe valid until Bidsubmission deadline. ·       Each expert can assume up to two project roles. (iii)Goods Quality The Bidder shall furnish documentary evidence to demonstrate that the Goods it offers meet thefollowing usage requirement: ·       Provide pre-shipment factory testing report forfollowing equipment: UPS, chiller, Computer Room Air Handling Unit (CRAH) ·       Proposed model of following products must be widelyused by other customers globally, in at least 3 countries, in the last five (5) years: o   UPS o   Chiller o   Computer Room Air Handling Unit (CRAH) o   IT Rack o   Network cables o   Fire alarm and fire suppression o   Datacenter management system o   Security system (CCTV and access control) Supporting evidence: letter of confirmation from customers or copies of contract/purchaseorder. ·       Provide Authorization Letter from Manufacturers forabove types of product Additional details areprovided in the Bidding Documents. 3.       Biddingwill be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Worksand Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants byWorld Bank Borrowers  dated May 2004, revised October 2006 ("Procurement Guidelines"), and is open to alleligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Guidelines. In addition, please refer to paragraphs 1.6 and 1.7 setting forth theWorld Bank's policy on conflict of interest. 4.       Interestedeligible bidders mayobtain further information from FSMIMS and inspect the bidding documents during office hours from 09:00 a.m. to 17:00 p.m. (Vietnam time) except at weekends and public holidays at the address given below. 5.       Acomplete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased by interested eligible bidders from March 4, 2016 during office hours (Vietnam time) upon the submission of a writtenapplication to the address below and upon payment of a nonrefundable fee of  fourmillion four hundred Vietnam Dong (VND 4,400,000) or equivalent of US$200. The method of payment will be in cash or bank transfer to the following account number:6020040000006900, account owner: Ban Quan Ly Du An FSMIMS at Central Banking Department of State Bank of Viet Nam. Thebidding document will be collected by bidders at the above given address or will be sentto the bidders by express post. 6.      Bids must be delivered to the address before10:00 a.m. April 15, 2016.  Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be publicly opened in the presence of the bidders' designated representatives andanyone who choose to attend at the address below from 10:05 a.m. April 15,2016. 7.      All bids must beaccompanied by a bid security of not less thanUS$ 150,000 (one hundred fifty thousand US dollars) or an equivalent amount in a freely convertible currency in the form of a BankGuarantee. 8.       The address(es) referred toabove is: THE STATE BANK OFVIETNAM FSMIMS Project ManagementUnit Address: 64 Nguyen Chi ThanhStreet, Dong Da District, Hanoi, Vietnam Attention: Mr. Le Manh Hung,Director Tel: +84-4-32595789; Fax:+84-4-32595796; Email:sbv.fsmims@sbv.gov.vn

Transmission Efficiency Project (TEP) - P131558

The Northern Power Projects Management Board | Published August 27, 2015  -  Deadline October 8, 2015
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Package Hhdabn2-w10: Construction And Erection Works For Transmission Line (04 Lots) INVITATION FOR BIDS VIETNAM TRANSMISSION EFFICIENCY PROJECT 500/220KV HIEP HOA - DONG ANH - BACNINH 2 TRANSMISSION LINE Loan No.: 8417 TEP-WB Contract Title: Package HHDABN2-W10: Construction and Erection works fortransmission line (04 lots). ReferenceNo.:  WB/TEP/HHDABN2-W10/2015 1.                 The Socialist Republic of Vietnam has received financing from the World Banktoward the cost of the Transmission Efficiency  Project , and intends toapply part ofthe proceeds toward payments under the contracts for Construction and Erection works for 500/220kV Hiep Hoa - Dong Anh - Bac Ninh 2 transmission line. 2.                 Bidders may bid for one orseveral contracts, as further defined in the bidding document.  Bidders wishing to offer discounts in case they are awarded more than one contract will be allowed todo so,provided those discounts are included in the Letter of Bid 3.                 The Northern Vietnam Power Projects Management Board (NPMB)-Branch of National Power TransmissionCorporation now invitessealed bids from eligible bidders for PackageHHDABN2-W10: Construction and Erection works for transmission line. ?        Lot 10.1: Construction and erection works for 500/220kV transmission linefrom Start Point to G10 and expansion of 500kV Hiep Hoa substation. ?        Lot 10.2: Construction and erection works for 500/220kV transmission linefrom G10 to G22. ?        Lot 10.3: Construction and erection works for 500/220kV transmission linefrom G22 to End Point. ?        Lot 10.4: Construction and erection works for branch linesto 220kV Dong Anhsubstation and 220kV Long Bien substation. Time for completion for the whole package is 300days. Qualifications requirements include: v  ExperienceCapacity: Within the last five (05) years, bidders must have successfully completed, as main contractor or subcontractor, contracts ofsimilar nature (Construction and Erection works for transmission line with voltage rating of220kV or above) and of details values as follow: ?         Lot 10.1: Option 1: (i)          Two (02) combined contracts of construction and erection works fortransmission line with voltage rating of 220kV or above and expansion of 220kV substation, each of minimum value USD 4,250,000equivalent at the time of the contract awarded; OR (ii)        Less than or equal to two (02) combined contracts of construction and erectionworks for transmissionline with voltage rating of 220kV or above andexpansion of 220kV substation, each of minimum value  USD 4,250,000 equivalent at the time of the contract awarded,  butwith total value of all contracts equal or more than USD 8,500,000 equivalent at the time of the contractawarded. Option 2: (i)        Two (02) contracts of construction and erection works for  transmission line with voltage rating of 220kV or above , each of minimum value USD 3,950,000 equivalent at thetime of the contract awarded; AND Two (02) contracts of expansion of 220kV substation,each of minimum value USD 300,000 equivalent at the time of the contract awarded. OR Less than or equal to two (02) contracts ofconstruction and erection works for transmission line with voltage rating of 220kV or above, each of minimum value USD 3,950,000equivalent at the time of the contract awarded, but with total value of all contracts equal or more than USD 7,900,000 equivalentat the time of the contract awarded ; AND Less than or equal to two (02) contracts of expansion of 220kVsubstation, each of minimum value USD 300,000equivalent at the time of the contract awarded, but with total value of all contracts equal or more than USD 600,000 equivalent atthe time of the contract awarded. ?         Lot 10.2: (i)        Two (02) contracts of construction and erection works for transmission line with voltagerating of 220kV or above, each of minimum value USD 4,900,000 equivalent at the time of the contract awarded; OR (ii)      Less than or equal to two (02) contracts of construction and erection works for transmission line with voltage rating of 220kV or above,each of minimum value  USD 4,900,000 equivalent at the time of the contractawarded,  but with total value of all contracts equal or more than USD 9,800,000equivalent at the time of the contract awarded. ?         Lot 10.3: (i)        Two (02) contracts of construction and erection works for transmission line with voltagerating of 220kV or above, each of minimum value USD 3,900,000 equivalent at the time of the contract awarded; OR (ii)      Less than or equal to two (02) contracts of construction and erection works for transmission line with voltage rating of 220kV or above,each of minimum value  USD 3,900,000 equivalent at the time of the contractawarded,  but with total value of all contracts equal or more than USD 7,800,000equivalent at the time of the contract awarded. ?         Lot 10.4: (i)          Two (02) contracts of construction and erection works for transmissionline with voltage rating of 220kV or above, each of minimum value USD 3,300,000 equivalent at the time of the contract awarded. OR (ii)        Less than or equal to two (02) contracts of construction and erection works for  transmission line with voltage rating of 220kV or above, each of minimum value  USD 3,300,000 equivalent at the time ofthe contract awarded,  but with total value of all contracts equal or more than USD 6,600,000 equivalent at the time of the contractawarded. The similarity shallbe determined based on the physical size, complexity, methods, technology or other characteristics as described in Section VI(Schedule of supply). As proof of successful completion, the Bidders must submit   one certificate/ each contract  from end users certifying successful completion of the said similarcontract. v   FinancialCapacity: i) The Bidder shall demonstrate that it has access to, or has available, liquid assets, unencumbered real assets, lines of credit, and other financial means (independent of any contractual advance payment) sufficient to meet the construction cash flow requirements for the subject contract(s) net of the Bidders other commitments that estimated as: -          For Lot 10.1: USD 1,600,000 equivalent. -          For Lot 10.2: USD 1,800,000 equivalent. -          For Lot 10.3: USD 1,500,000 equivalent. -          For Lot 10.4: USD 1,200,000 equivalent. ii) Bidders should have a minimum average annual construction turn-over, calculated as total certified payments received for contracts in progress and/or completed,within the last three (03) years, divided by three (03) years of at least: -          For lot 10.1: USD 10,600,000 equivalent. For Joint Venture, all partners combined mustmeet the requirement, with one partnermeeting at least 40% of financial capability and each member meeting at least 25% offinancial capability. -          For Lot 10.2: USD 12,400,000 equivalent. For Joint Venture, all partners combined mustmeet the requirement, with one partnermeeting at least 40% of financial capability and each member meeting at least 25% offinancial capability. -          For Lot 10.3: USD 9,800,000 equivalent. For Joint Venture, all partners combined mustmeet the requirement, with one partner meeting at least 40% of financial capability and each member meeting at least 25% offinancial capability. -          For Lot 10.4: USD 8,200,000 equivalent. For Joint Venture, all partners combined mustmeet the requirement, with one partnermeeting at least 40% of financial capability and each member meeting at least 25% offinancial capability. 4.                 Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding procedures as specified in the WorldProcurement of Goods, Works, and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits &Grants, January2011  ("ProcurementGuidelines"), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Guidelines. In addition, please refer to paragraphs1.6 and 1.7 setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. 5.                 Interested eligible Bidders may obtain further information From Procurement Department (EVNNPT-NPMB) and inspect the Bidding Document  atthe address given below from 08:00hours to 17:00 hours, Hanoi time, starting from August 27, 2015 to October 8, 2015(except weekends and Holidays). 6.                 A complete set of bidding documents in English maybe purchased by interested eligible bidders upon the submission of awritten application to the address below and upon payment of a nonrefundable fee of VND 4,200,000or USD 200. The method of payment will be by cash, bank draft or check to Account No.21110370039883 (inUSD) or Account No 2111000000.5367 (in VND). Swift code: BIDVVNVX211. The Northern Vietnam Power Projects Management Board -Investment and Development Bank-Hanoi Branch. The document may be sent through courier for an additional fee of USD 100(international delivery) or VND 1,000,000 (domestic delivery). No liability will be accepted for loss or late delivery. 7.                 Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before October 8, 2015.Electronic bidding willnot be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be publicly opened in thepresence of the bidders' designated representatives and anyone who choose to attend at the address below on October 8, 2015. 8.                 All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security  of : -          For Lot 10.1: USD 106,000or VND 2,200,000,000 or an equivalent amount in a freely convertiblecurrency. -          For Lot 10.2: USD 124,000or VND 2,600,000,000 or an equivalent amount in a freely convertiblecurrency. -          For Lot 10.3: USD97,000or VND 2,000,000,000 or an equivalent amount in a freely convertiblecurrency. -          For Lot 10.4: USD82,000or VND 1,700,000,000 or an equivalent amount in a freely convertiblecurrency. Bid security shall remain the valid for aperiod of 28 days beyond the validity for the bid. 9.                 The address referred to above is: THENORTHERN VIETNAM POWER PROJECTS MANAGEMENTBOARD Attn: Mr. Phan Luong Thien ? Director Room: No. 403, 4th Floor, Building B. Add: No.4 Nguyen Khac Nhu, BaDinh District, Hanoi , Vietnam. Tel. : (84 4) 2210 3093/3984 0823 Fax. No: (84 4) 3984 0824 Email: p7.nppmb@gmail.com Website: www.nppmb.vn

VN-Rural Water Supply & Sanitation (P4R) - P127435

STATE AUDIT OFFICE OF VIETNAM/PROJECT MANAGEMENT UNIT | Published October 21, 2015
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General Procurement Notice AUSAID TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FOR FOR RESULT-BASED RURAL WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION PROGRAM UNDER THE NATIONAL TARGET PROGRAM IN 8RED RIVER DELTA PROVINCES GRANTTF013061 Announces SHORTLIST OF CONSULTANTS for firm consulting services of Independent Verification of Results of Period 3 atState Audit Office of Vietnam The State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) has received financingthrough the AusAid-World Bank Strategic Partnership in Vietnam Trust Fund under the Grant TF013061. SAV uses this financing to hireconsulting services to assist in the independent verification of results of disbursement cycles for the Program for Results (PforR)Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Program (Program) under the National Target Program in 8 Red river delta provinces. SAV publishedthe Request for Expression of Interest dated 21 August 2015 on UNDB online to invite consulting firms to Express their interests inConsulting Services of Independent Verification of Period-3 Results for the Program (Reference number: P17A). Based on the evaluation result of all expressions ofinterest of the firms received by SAV for the consultingservices of Independent Verification of Results of Period 3 (Referencenumber: P17A), the State Audit Office of Vietnam would like to announce the shortlisted Consultants in the followingtable: ID Name of Consultant Location 01 TheJoint Venture of VNET Joint Stock Company (Leading member); Fichtner Vietnam Company Limited; Institute for Research andConsultancy on Development; and Hanoi Profession of Auditing & Accounting Company Limited; Vietnam 02 Vietnam Auditing PartnershipCompany-CPA Vietnam Vietnam 03 The Joint Venture betweenNexia STT Company Limited (Leading member) and Mekong Development Research Institute-MDRI Vietnam 04 The Joint Venture betweenAASC Auditing Firm Company Limited (Leading member) and Asian Management and Development Institute ? AMDI Vietnam 05 The Joint Venture betweenUHY ACA Auditing and Consulting Company Limited (Leading member) and International Auditing and Financial Consulting CompanyLimited Vietnam 06 The Joint Venture betweenEastern Asia Auditing Company Limited (Leading member) andAn Thinh Consultancy and Construction Joint StockCompany Vietnam The shortlist of consultants are invited to sendproposals to provide the consulting services of Independent Verification for Period 3 (Reference number: P17A).

VN-2nd Northern Mountains Poverty Redctn - P113493

Second Northern Mountains Poverty Reduction Project | Published January 28, 2016  -  Deadline February 18, 2016
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External Audit Consulting Services REQUEST FOREXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST MINISTRY OFPLANNING AND INVESTMENT OF VIET NAM SECOND NORTHERNMOUNTAINS POVERTY REDUCTION PROJECT ADDITIONALFINANCING Credit No.5596-VN EXTERNAL AUDIT CONSULTING SERVICES FOR FY 2015 - 2018 (Code No: C22/CPO) This request for expressions of interest follows the General Procurement Notice forthisproject that appeared in UN Development Business online on 25 June 2010 and published in the paper form (Issue 777 of 16 July2010). The Socialist Republic of Vietnam (referred to as theBorrower) has received a credit from the International Development Association (IDA, the World Bank) in the amount of US$150million toward the cost of the Second Northern Mountains Poverty Reduction Project (NMPRP2 - Cr.4698- VN). The Financing Agreementfor Project was signed in May 2010 between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam(GOVN) and the International Development Association(IDA), brought into effect in August 2010 and completed in August 2015. The Project has received the Additional Financing (AF),of which the Financing Agreement of US$100 million was signed in July 2015 and brought intoeffect in October 2015 (Cr. 5596-VN). The Borrower intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this credit to payments under theExternal Audit Consulting Services (Package Code Number: C22/CPO). The present TOR calls for audits of the project financial statements (PFS) forAdditional Financing and other relevant sources of funds for the AF, that means 4 fiscal years of AF Period, i.e 2015 (fromsigningdate to December), 2016, 2017 and 2018 (from January to October), in which FY 2015 and 2016 is combined in one audit round. For each FY, project financial statements (FS) include: (i) the FS of theCentral ProjectCoordination Office (CPO) prepared by CPO; (ii) FS of 6 Provincial Project Management Units (PPMU) prepared by PPMUsof Lai Chau, Dien Bien, Son La, Hoa Binh, Lao Cai and Yen Bai; (iii) the consolidated FS of the entire project prepared byCPO. The assignment includes approximately 108 person-months of consulting services.The assignment will be ofenvisaged 25 month duration, being expected to commence from December 2016 and be completed on December 2018. The Central Project Coordination Office (CPO), to be implemented under Ministry ofPlanning and Investment, hereby invites eligible Consultants to indicate their interest in providing the services outlined.Interested Consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the requested services (brochures,description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills, etc.). Consultants mayassociate in either joint venture or sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications and capacity. It is noted that in case ofjoint venture, all joint venture partners shall be jointly and severally liable to the contract, ifawarded. Consultants will be selected based on Quality Cost Based Selection (QCBS) methodin accordance with the procedures set out in the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants under IBRDLoans and IDA Credits & Grants by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 (Revised July 2014). The total page limit for Expression of Interest (EOI) including main text,appendixes, and any kinds of reference document is 30 pages in the A4 or letter sizes. EOI should be submitted one original inEnglish version and two copies in both English and Vietnamese versions. In case there is a conflict of contradiction, the Englishversion shall prevail. Either signed EOI submitted in hardcopy or electronicfile (pdf.) is acceptable. Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address provided belowbetween 09:00 and 16:30 hours during working days (Monday through Friday, except for public holiday) before thedeadline for submision. Expressions of Interest must be delivered to the address below before 3:00 pm on February 18, 2016to: Second NorthernMountains Poverty Reduction Project (NMPRP2) 12 Floor, HARECBuilding, No.4 Lang Ha street, Ba Dinh Dist., Hanoi, Vietnam Attn.Mrs.  Nguyen Thi Minh Nghia, ProjectDeputyDirector Tel: +84 (0)4 3772 7628/Fax number: +84 (0)4 37727626 Email: mnghia2103@mpi.gov.vn

Vietnam Road Asset Management Project - P123961

Project Management Unit No.3 (PMU3) | Published February 12, 2015  -  Deadline March 10, 2015
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Consulting Service For Support Of Vietnam National Road Maintenance Fund Request for Expression of interest Socialist Republic ofVietnam Vietnam Road Asset Management Project Consulting Service for Support of Vietnam NationalRoad Maintenance Fund No. ISP/CS8 The Government of Vietnam has received financing from theWorld Bank toward the cost of Vietnam Road Assets Management Project (VRAMP) and intends to apply a part of the proceeds for consultingservices. Vietnam has recentlyestablished a Vietnam National Road Maintenance Fund (VNRMF) which collects fees from road users. The VNRMF is to be used for National Highway maintenance and management through the Directorate for Roads ofViet Nam (DRVN) and for maintenance and management of sub-national roads under provincial responsibility through the ProvincialPeople's Committees (PPCs).  The VNRMF established at central level is National Road Maintenance Fund (NRMF),and that established at provincial level is the Local Road Maintenance Fund (LRMF). This consultingservices will provide technical assistance supportneeded by the NRMFoffice (NRMFO) and by extension of procedures and training, to the LRMFO to become established and to ensure thatthe structures developed and procedures followed by the two levels of authority under the VNRMFare designed to achieve sustainableroad improvements across Viet Nam, transparently and accountably. The consultingservices ("the Services") include: (i) Based on the current Viet Nam regulations, develop an appropriate procedure for financial management of the national andlocal road maintenance funds including all revenues and disbursements; Assist the NRMFO to write or procure/modify suitablesoftware (including training NRFMO staffs) that NRMFO can implement their duties: track revenue and expenditure, summarize allfinancial information and provide reports on use of NRMF (including monthly, quarterly and yearly report) and where necessary,verify disbursement and settlement of road maintenance expenditures as required; (ii) Based on the approved structure,responsibilities, activitiesand linkages for management and implementation of the NRMF, create a similar model ? Standard OperatingProcedures (SOP) for the local roadmaintenance fund offices for application in all provinces; (iii)Based on international road fundmanagement experience from countries with similar social-economic conditions to Viet Nam, recommendpotential alternative sources offinance for the VNRMF including how those alternative sources of finance could be integrated into the current VNRMF structure; anda time table regarding collecting any fee increase that can, step by step, meet the road maintenance demand as wellas support theeconomic development of Viet Nam. The Project Management Unit No.3 (PMU3) now invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. InterestedConsultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experiences to performthe above tasks. The shortlisting criteria are: similar assignments, experience insimilar conditions, qualification of key staff, administrative and financial strength, etc. Theattention of interested Consultants isdrawn to the World Bank's Guidelines: "Selection and Employmentof Consultants under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits and Grants by World Bank Borrowers", edition January2011 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict ofinterest.  In addition, please refer to the following specific information on conflictof interest related to this assignment as per paragraph 1.9 of Consultant Guidelines). Consultants may associatewith other firmsin the form of a joint venture or sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. A Consultant will beselected in accordance with the quality-and-cost-based selection (QCBS) method set out in the ConsultantGuidelines. Further information can be obtainedat the address below during working hours from 9:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday of the week. Expressionof interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below by March 10, 2015. Attention: Mr Nguyen Xuan Truong - General Director Project Management Unit No.3 (PMU3) Hamlet 23, Southside of Thanh Tri Bridge, Linh Nam Ward, HoangMai District, Hanoi, Vietnam Tel:(84-4)-36436577/+84(0)989344788/Fax:(84-4)-36436572 (Project Implementation DivisionNo.1(PID1)) Email:info@pmu3.com.vn

VN-School Education Quality Assurance - P091747

SEQAP PMU | Published November 26, 2015  -  Deadline December 4, 2015
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International Monitoring And Evaluation Adviser REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OFINTEREST Credit No.: 4608-VN: School Education Quality AssuranceProgram (SEQAP) The Socialist Republic ofVietnam has received a loan from the World Bank (WB)to finance SchoolEducation Quality AssuranceProgram (SEQAP) and part of this funding is set to cover operating expenese of the Central Program Management Unit(CPMU). SEQAP is looking for 01International Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser. Requirements -    Practical knowledge in developing M&E framework and M&E plan formonitoring of education-related activities from local to central levels. -    Knowledge and previous experience in Vietnam or other countries of similareducational and cultural characteristics. -  Meeting the eligibility requirements stipulated in Section 1.9and 1.11 of the WB's Guidelines for selection and recruitment of consultants by borrowers, issued in 5/2004, revised in 10/2006; - Proficiency in computer software foranalyzing data and indicators. Agility, enthusiasm, ability to work under high pressure anda goodhealth. JobDescription -         The Consultant workson a part-time intermittent basis, 3.5 man-months from12/2015 to 12/2016; of which 1 man-months in December/2015 - January 2016; 01 man-month in April - May 2016 and 1.5 man-months inSeptember and November/2016 -          The Consultant will report the CPMU Director and the relevant Coordinators on all the contract,administrative and financial issues. Guidelines on day-to-day implementation will be the responsibility of the CPMU Director or theauthorized person. Given the nature of the assignment, the Consultant will work closely with the CPMU Coordinators (Coordinators ofFDS, Training, Civil Works and Policy) and M&E national consultant(s),etc. Rights The Consultant will be provided a work station in CPMU office,translation/interpretation support if needed, a desktop computer and a printer. The assignment requires field visits to some SEQAPprovinces. Interested candidates are encouraged to reach the following contact for furtherinformation. Proposal documents, including expression of interest, resume, degree(s) and documents to prove eligibity,... must be submittedto the following address no later than16:00 - December 04, 2015 (local time). MINISTRY OF EDUCAITON ANDTRAINING School Educaiton QualityAssutance Program (SEQAP) 26B, Vân H? II, Alley 55, Lê??i Hành street - Hà N?i Tel: 04 3974 7929      EmailSeqap@moet.edu.vn Website:seqap.edu.vn