Smartmatic gets CF card contract for 2013

By RG Cruz, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 07 2013 01:44 PM | Updated as of Jan 07 2013 09:44 PM

MANILA, Philippines - The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has awarded to Smartmatic TIM a P45.21 million contract for the provision of compact flash (CF) cards for the May 2013 mid-term elections.

Based on the notice of award signed by Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr., Smartmatic will provide 82,200 CF cards with a unit cost of P550 each.

Smartmatic has been asked to post a security bond equivalent to a percentage of the contract price.

The notice of award was issued December 28, 2012.