4.6-magnitude quake on Saipan
At 8:09am yesterday, April 6, 2021, a report of a 4.6-magnitude earthquake occurred 69 kilometers east-southeast of Saipan in the Northern Marianas Islands. Currently, there are no tsunami warnings or advisories that were issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.. (PR)
Federal contracting webinars
The Guam Procurement Technical Assistance Center is offering free live webinars in April. Webinars run from 10am to 11:30am and will be conducted via Zoom. Links to the live webinar and the webinar evaluation will be emailed to all registered attendees 15 minutes before the start of the webinar.
April 8 – Federal contract opportunities – The federal government lists their opportunities at Beta.sam.gov. We will show you how to set up an account and how to use the search filters to ensure you do not miss any opportunities.
April 15 – Marketing to the federal government – The government buys products and services differently than the private sector. The Guam PTAC will discuss marketing strategies, essential documents, and how to get your company in “the system”.
April 22 – Wages – Different federal contracts require different wage rates. Which wage do you pay your employees on government contracts? The Guam PTAC will discuss the various laws and regulations to make sure you stay in compliance.
April 29 – Government of Guam procurement – The Guam PTAC will explain government of Guam procurement, where to find opportunities, and how to submit bids.
Register on our website, http://guamptac.com/news-and-events.php. (PR)