COMMERCIAL BANK OF ETHIOPIA
International Competitive Bid (ICB)
Date of Issuance: September 9, 2009
Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) invites all interested bidders by this
International Competitive Bid (ICB) for the supply of:
(Supply, Deployment and Configuration of Networking and
Security Equipment) that interconnects all the Bank’s organs
and caters the upcoming Bank wide banking solutions and other
Intranet System (Supply,
Deployment, Configuration of Active Directory, Informational
Portal, Exchange Server, ISA Server, e.t.c)
Bidders can participate with either Lots or both. Partial bid within a
Lot is not acceptable.
Bid document shall be obtained commencing September 22, 2009 from
Procurement Department cited at Commercial Bank of Ethiopia Nefas
Silk Branch New Building (Saries) 3rd floor against payment of a
non-refundable fee of Birr 1,500.00 (One Thousand Five Hundred
Birr) only during office hours (Monday to Friday 8:00-12:00
a.m., 1:00-4:00 p.m. and Saturday 8:00 -11:30 a.m.). Presentation of
copy of renewed Trade License, Registration Certificate from the
concerned authority, and VAT Registration Certificate is a must. Any
foreign company is obliged to have local agent who has the license
and power of attorney.
eligible bidders may obtain further information from the office of
Procurement, P.O. Box 255, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Tel. 251-11-443 09
39m 251-11-443 09 43, 251-11-443 07 12, Cell 251-91-120 86 67, Fax
251-11-443 08 57.
proposal shall be accompanied by a bid security amounting Birr
100,000.00 (one hundred thousand birr) or equivalent in USD or Euro
for each lot in the form of Bank Guarantee or cash Payment Order
(C.P.O) Bid security in any other form is not acceptable. And it
should be in a separate envelope and be submitted in the tender box
together with the original technical envelope.
bids must deposited in the tender box prepared for this purpose at
CBE’s Procurement cited at Commercial Bank of Ethiopia Nefas Silk
Branch New Building (Saries) 3rd Floor during office hours before
October 29, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. local time.
opening shall be held in the presence of bidders and/or their legal
agents who wish to attend, on October 29, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at the place mentioned under No. 5 above.
to comply any of the conditions from (2) to (5) above shall result
in automatic rejection.
CBE reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids.