Tag archive for ‘contract’
By admin On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

UK signs £550 million weapons contract to ‘provide unrivalled lethality’ for F-35s 

The UK’s defence minister has announced the government’s signing of a new £550 million contract for surface-attack missiles that will “provide unrivalled lethality” for the country’s F-35B Lightning jets. The More...

By admin On Thursday, December 31st, 2020

Algeria signs contract for Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 jab, mass vaccine roll-out set for January

The Algerian government has reached an agreement with Russia to obtain doses of the Sputnik V vaccine, the world’s first inoculation against Covid-19. Distribution is scheduled to begin in January. “Algeria’s More...

By admin On Saturday, November 28th, 2020

UK Health Secretary’s ex-neighbour & pub acquaintance awarded Covid-19 test-kit contract after chat on WhatsApp – report

UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock’s former neighbour has landed a contract to supply millions of Covid-19 vials to the NHS after the two men exchanged messages on WhatsApp, a report says. Hancock’s old More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2020

Government Hands £120 Billion Covid Test Contract To Company That Didn’t Exist 6 Months Ago

The Johnson government has handed a £120 million Covid testing contract to a company that didn’t even exist six months ago, has no declared employees, and net assets of just £100. But you won’t find More...

By admin On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

The NHS contract tracing app on an iPhone

The NHS contract tracing app on an iPhone Morning Star  More...

By admin On Sunday, July 19th, 2020

Australia: Hundreds of health workers in Victoria contract COVID-19

A national survey of 500 healthcare workers found that half were experiencing PPE shortages and some were having to source their own supplies. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Two people arrested in Austria over killing of ‘Chechen refugee’, sparking media speculation of ‘contract killing’

Two Russian citizens have been detained in Austria as part of a probe into the fatal shooting of their countryman, who was an asylum seeker, sparking media speculation of a politically motivated contract killing. The incident More...

By admin On Thursday, June 18th, 2020

German prosecutor charges Russian man in Berlin with contract hit on former leader of Chechen insurgency, links affair to Moscow

A German prosecutor has accused an official Russian entity of hiring an assassin to kill a former Chechen insurgent leader in Berlin. Moscow denies any ties to the murder, saying the victim was a terrorist who had More...

By admin On Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Pentagon: Boeing wins $2.6bn contract to deliver missiles to Saudi Arabia

Pentagon: Boeing wins $ 2.6bn contract to deliver missiles to Saudi Arabia Department of Defence says Boeing will deliver more than 1,000 air-to-surface and anti-ship missiles to kingdom MEE More...

By admin On Thursday, May 14th, 2020

‘I’ve never seen a contract for toppling a govt’: Venezuelan VP decries Guaido’s hiring of US mercenaries to Rafael Correa

A leaked multimillion-dollar deal between an opposition figurehead and a US mercenary firm to oust a leader is quite a piece of work, as it’s odd to see a contract for a coup, Venezuela’s VP told Rafael Correa More...