Canadian tech firms slam Ottawa’s deals with foreign multinationals | CBC News

Canadian tech firms slam Ottawa's deals with foreign multinationals | CBC News
Canadian tech firms slam Ottawa’s deals with foreign multinationals | CBC News
The Liberal government has signed a 0-million deal with IBM Canada Ltd. without any competitive bidding — a move being slammed by Canada’s home-grown technology firms.”This is yet another example of how the government’s procurement process favours large, multinational companies and doesn’t give highly qualified companies even a fair shot to bid for these projects,” said Benjamin Bergen, executive director of the Council of Canadian Innovators. The massive deal with IBM, signed in November and…

Canadian tech firms slam Ottawa’s deals with foreign multinationals | CBC News