Costa Rica: New Public Purchase Model

The country will adopt the South Korean online purchase system which allows all the paperwork to be completed electronically.

Friday, March 20, 2009

The Nacion.com website published: "By being a fully digital process, it ensures greater transparency, increases supplier participation and achieves better prices."

The implementation of the system will require an investment of less than $8 million by the government.

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