New eGovernance Projects Launched in Bulgaria

The Operational Programme Administrative Capacity (OPAC) Monitoring Committee of Bulgaria has announced six new capacity-building projects for the implementation of e-Governance services in the country.

Competitiveness Commission of Bulgaria would have a new website where the submission of electronic documents and complaints against the decisions taken by contracting authorities will be maintanied.

In order to improve controls, reduce corruption and boost transparency, the electronic Public Procurement Register of the Public Procurement Agency (PPA) would be upgraded.

The Council of Ministers would have the keys for coordinating and monitoring the implementation of concessions (especially ones related to infrastructure projects).

A Geographical Information System (GIS) would enable real-time monitoring of outputs, including timelines and budgets.

These new projects will foster the utilisation of Information Technology (IT) and boost efficiency and transparency of public administrations.