1. The Socialist Republic of Vietnam has received acredit from theInternational Development Association (IDA)- the World Bank toward the cost of the Distribution Efficiency Project(DEP), and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the Contract for Package: DEP-HNPC-HNC2-G02: Supply of Switching Equipment for Sub-project:Rehabilitating power network in old Hanoi area - phase2.
2. Hanoi Power Corporation now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for Package No: DEP-HNPC- HNC2-G02: Supply of Switching Equipment
3. Bidding will beconducted through the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works and Non- Consulting- Services, under IBRD Loans and IDACredits and Grants by World Bank Borrowers, January 2011 and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Guidelines. In addition,please refer to paragraphs 1.6 and 1.7 setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest
4. Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from Procurement management Department ? Hanoi Power Corporation and inspect theBidding Documents at the address given below from 08:00 to 16:30local time on working days from May 5, 2014 to June 16, 2014.