Ministry of Economic Development
Procurement of ICT equipment for SME HUB

Specific Procurement Notice

 Request for Bids


(One-Envelope Bidding Process)


Country: Maldives

Name of Project: Maldives: Enhancing Employability and Resilience of Youth Project (P163818)

Contract Title: Procurement of ICT equipment for SME HUB

Credit No. No.: IDA-D4800

RFB Reference No.:  MV-MOED-288854-GO-RFB

  1. The Republic of Maldives has receivedfinancing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Maldives: Enhancing Employability and Resilience of Youth Project (P163818) and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for Procurement of ICT equipment for SME HUB.
  2. The Ministry of Economic Development now invites sealed Bids from eligible Bidders for supply the following ICT equipment


3.     Bidding will be conducted through National competitive procurement using a Request for Bids (RFB) as specified in the World Bank’s “Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers” Fourth Edition, November 2020 (“Procurement Regulations”), and is open to all eligible Bidders as defined in the Procurement Regulations.

4.     Interested eligible Bidders may obtain further information from the Mr. Ahmed Migdhad, Procurement Specialist, Ministry of Economic Development, email: [email protected] and inspect the bidding document during office hours 08:00-16:00 hrs. at the address given below.  The bidding document will be published on the website: for reference only.

5.     The bidding document in English will be available free of charge for interested Bidders upon the submission of a written application to the address below. The document will be sent by via email.

6.     Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before 23 June 2022 at 10:00 hrs. Electronic Bidding will not be permitted. Late Bids will be rejected. Bids will be publicly opened in the presence of the Bidders’ designated representatives and anyone who chooses to attend at the address below on 23 June 2022 at 10:00 hrs.

7.     All Bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security as follows

        I.      Lot 1: Phones, Wi-Fi, and Security: MVR: 1,830.00

        II.     Lot 2: Networking Infrastructure, Servers: MVR 2,935.00

       III.     Lot 3: Cinema Setup, POS: MVR: 2,840.00

       IV.      Lot 4: Computer systems and Printers: MVR 1,000.00


8.    The address referred to above is:

Ministry of Economic Development

Ameer Ahmed Magu

Male’ Maldives.

Attn: Mr. Thaasyn Hilmy

Project Director

Tel: +960 3323668

E-mail: [email protected]

Web site:



24 May 2022