NEWS BRIEFS – August 11, 2020

Posted on Aug 11 2020

4.4-magnitude quake on Pagan

At 7:47pm on Aug. 9 2020, a report of a 4.4-magnitude earthquake occurred in the Pagan region of the Northern Marianas Islands. Currently, no tsunami warnings or advisories are issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. For more information, contact the CNMI EOC State Warning Point at 237-8000. (PR)

Free PTAC webinars on federal contracting

The Guam Procurement Technical Assistance Center is offering free live webinars every Thursday in August. 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.
Aug. 13 – SBA Profile & DSBS: Your SBA Profile is a great marketing tool. The Guam PTAC will show you how to setup and update your profile. The DSBS is SBA’s database of small businesses. We will show you how to use it to help your company succeed in government contracting.
Aug. 20 – Federal Contract Opportunities: is the portal for Federal Contract Opportunities. The Guam PTAC will show you how to setup an account and how to use the search filters to ensure you do not miss any opportunities.
Aug. 27 – How to Get WOSB Certified: WOSB is now an official SBA certification program. We will discuss the new certification process as well as supporting document requirements.
Register on our website, (PR)

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