INVITATION TO NATIONAL COMPETITIVE BID For the procurement of AC power cable

Floating Date: As of July 22, 2019
Closing Date: August 12, 2019
RFQ No. 3663495


Ethio telecom intends to sign a Master Frame Agreement (MFA) contract for one (1) year with a possibility of extension up to a maximum of 3 years with the finally awarded bidder(s). Hence, ethio telecom invites all interested and eligible bidders by this National Competitive Bid (NCB) for the procurement of AC power Cable Outdoor type with RFQ No. 3663495. The Tender remains floating from July 22, 2019 to August 12, 2019.
Bid documents can be obtained from ethio telecom’s Head Office, Room No. 206 during office hours (Monday to Friday) upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Birr 50.00 (Birr Fifty only).
1. Interested bidders are expected to fulfill the Requirements stated here below:
       • Bid Security;
       • Availability of Letter of Authorization to sign the bid offers;
       • Anti-bribery pledge form;
       • Bidders should have a valid and renewed trade license for the year;
       • Bidders should be VAT registered;

2. All Bids must be accompanied by a bid security in the amount of Birr 75,000.00 (Birr Seventy-Five Thousand only).
3.1 The bid bond shall be furnished in one of the following forms: –
a) Certified Cheque /CPO issued by a recognized domestic bank or
b) Bond issued by and/or confirmed through a recognized/reputable
Domestic bank.
3.2 The Bank that issues the bond as per 3.1 (b) here above shall unequivocally guarantee to pay the purchaser immediately upon the first written demand of payment. The Purchaser’s written demand of payment shall not be subject to any condition what so ever.

3.3 The bond issuing bank shall clearly incorporate the content stated under Clause here above on the issued bond.
3.4 Sealed bids marked as: “Tender for the Supply of AC power Cable Outdoor type with RFQ No. 3663495 and be addressed to:

           ethio telecom,
           Head Quarter
           Churchill Road
           Supply Chain Division
           2nd Floor, Room No.211b,
           P. O. Box 1047, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
4 Bid proposal will be received at ethio telecom, Head Quarter 2nd Floor, Room No. 211B, before or on August 12, 2019 until 5:00 P.M. Bids presented by any bidder
5 Bids received in time and fulfilling the other formalities shall be opened in the presence of interested bidders or their legal representatives on August 13, 2019 at 10:00 A.M, at ethio telecom, Head Quarter 2nd Floor, Room No.210.
6 Partial bid is not allowed.
7 No one is allowed to duplicate or transfer the bidding document that she/he acquired to participate under this invitation.
8 Bidders are seriously advised to read and comply with the instructions provided in this bidding document.
9 Ethio telecom reserves the right to reject all or parts of this bid.





1 AC power Cable Outdoor type 3x6mm2 shielded with copper foil 20,000  MTR