110 gov’t departments to use unified e-procurement system by 2025

Director of the Government Procurement Department Hanadi Nabulsi
Director of the Government Procurement Department Hanadi Nabulsi. (Photo: Petra)
AMMAN — Director of the Government Procurement Department Hanadi Nabulsi emphasized on Sunday that by the year 2025, at least 110 governmental entities will fully integrate and utilize the Jordanian Electronic Procurement System (JONEPS) in their procurement activities.اضافة اعلان

During an intensive training seminar held at the Institute of Public Administration, aimed at capacitating procurement agents to proficiently leverage this system, Nabulsi explained the pivotal role JONEPS will play in the administrative undertakings of these entities.

She stated that the government has a comprehensive plan to deploy JONEPS across a range of 100 government bodies between 2023 and 2025, the Jordan News Agency, Petra reported.

Reductions of overheadNabulsi highlighted that the system's implementation has resulted in significant reductions in administrative overhead associated with procurement operations, demonstrating efficient management of state resources.

With the clear objective of streamlining bureaucratic procedures related to government procurement, JONEPS has been designed to promote transparency, uphold competition and equality among bidders, reduce procurement costs, enhance operational efficiency, and optimize procurement value.

Furthermore, the system aims to strengthen the relationship between the public sector and the local community by streamlining governmental procedures.

The commissioning of JONEPS was made possible through a generous grant of $8.5 million provided by the Republic of Korea in 2015.

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