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Singapore Budget 2014: Procurement specialist track for public service by September

Published on Mar 7, 2014 1:46 PM

A new procurement specialist track to professionalise the buying of goods and services for the public sector will be launched by September.

"This will send a clear signal to more than 2,000 procurement officers across the public service of our commitment towards their capability development," Senior Minister of State for Finance Josephine Teo said in Parliament on Friday.

With the launch, there will be more structured development opportunities and career pathways for procurement officers.

The procurement competency and training framework will also be enhanced.

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