International Competitive Bidding For Procurement of Optimizer Lump sum Contract INVITATION FOR BID NO: 221

Publish Date: Aug 05, 2018

Closing Date: Sep 04, 2018

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Ministry of Communication and IT

Afghan Telecommunication Corporation

International competitive bidding

Invitation for Bids


Procurement of Optimizer Equipment for AFTAL

Contract No. MCIT-97/G-221/ICB

Date of Invitation for bid: 05 Aug, 2018

Deadline for Submission of Bids: 4 September, 2018
Time: 10:00 am; Kabul Local Time                  

The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan financing MCIT/97/G-221 /ICB,Procuring of Optimizer Equipment for Afghan telecommunication the contractnamed above.

Ministry of Telecommunication and IT- Afghan Telecommunication Corporation (“the Employer”) invites sealed bids from eligible Bidders for the MCIT/97/G-221 /ICB:Procuring of Optimizer Equipment for Afghan telecommunication Corporation.


  1. key qualifications as below 
  1. Financial Capability requirement


  1. The minimum amount of liquid assets and/or credit facilities net of other contractual commitments of the successful Bidder shall be: 67,250 USD


  1. Similar Work Experience;

The experience required to be demonstrated by the Bidder as a prime Contractor should include at least one contract in the similar nature and complexity that has been executed during the last five (5) years in the following value: 134,500.00 USD

  1. Average annual Turnover Volume of Supplied Good in the Last Five Years.

The minimum required average annual turnover volume of supplied goods for the successful Bidder in the last five (5) years shall be: 280,000 USD


The bidder must provide Tax Clearance of his past performance for the similar experience and average annual turnover volume as stated in rule of procedures for public procurement.


  1. Bid Security:

Bid shall include a Bid security in the form of bank guarantee issued by bank using the form included in section 4 of bidding form and will remain valid for a period of 148 days from the date of Bid submission deadline.

The amount of bid security is 8,200.00 USD.


  1. Bid Submission Deadline and Address;

The deadline for submission of Bid is on;

DATE:    4 September, 2018- Time: 10:00 am - Kabul Local Time

In case the specified date of bid opening is declared a holiday for the purchaser, the bids shall be opened at the above specified time on the next working day


Address for submission of bid:

Babrak Haidari

Procurement Contract Assistant

Ministry of Communication and IT

Afghan Telecom Corporation

4th floor, post parcel building

Muhammad Jan Khan Watt

Kabul, Afghanistan

Contact No; +93 (0) 749416409

                    +93 (0) 202104440


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  1. To receive  the bidding documents in English, eligible Bidders should:

Write to address above requesting the bidding documents for MCIT/97/G-221 /ICB: Procuring of Optimizer Equipment for Afghan telecommunication.  The bid document is Free of cost and the address for collection of bidding document as PDF uploaded in the website:


A pre-bid meeting will be conducted at 10.00 a.m. (Kabul time) on 25 Aug, 2018 at Address: stated above.