The Commission on Audit (COA) has sought an investigation of the Bureau of Internal Revenue's (BIR) advertising contracts
for its antitax evasion program.
Dubai Exclusive airport advertising contracts in Dubai International airport and Dubai World Central airport; unique street furniture formats in Dubai Media City, Dubai Internet City and Dubai Knowledge Park; 418 advertising lampposts on Jumeirah Street; two large formats located at Dubai International Marine Club.
JCDecaux has extended its wide-ranging experience in the Middle East to other GCC countries through exclusive advertising contracts in 35 airports, concessions, street furniture, large format, buses and taxis and mall advertising, where the company is undeniably a key player thanks to its strong footprint.
Elsewhere Exclusive airport advertising contract in Sharjah International airport, and airports and street furniture throughout the rest of the Gulf.
The ATP is evaluating terminating the advertising contracts
awarded during the previous government, considering that they have little scope.
John Kerry (D-Mass.) criticized the Bush administration for falling to ensure that minority-owned businesses receive a fair share of the more than $1.5 billion in advertising contracts the federal government awarded between 2003 and 2005.
Speaking at the Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference in Washington in September, Kerry says minority entrepreneurs are being "left behind" in obtaining a fair share of federal advertising contracts. "We need to shed light on the fact that this administration doesn't place a priority on making sure minority small businesses get their fair share of federal advertising contracts," he says.
In early 2006, New York City awarded one of the most lucrative advertising contracts
in the world to an obscure Spanish company called Cemusa to rebuild and maintain an exclusive line of outdoor furniture--over 3300 bus shelters and 330 newsstands as well as 20 public toilets.
(Redmond, WA) over a 1998 contract relating to the "Expedia Hotel Directory." According to the settlement, the parties have agreed to dissolve their relationship, with Expedia assuming the advertising contracts
that Cahners had originated for the "Expedia Hotel Directory."