Links I Liked [Public Procurement]

1. ECJ rules on when a company owned by a contracting authority is governed by procurement rules (LitSpecMet UAB v Vilniaus lokomotyvu remonto debas UAB (C-567/15)). Albert's view is here.

2. Arriva pulls out from Welsh rail tender. As a former frequent user of Arriva train services all I can say is: good riddance.

3. Procurement is a mess, US losing edge in aviation and space.

4. Tiny company wins Puerto Rico emergency power contract, FBI investigates. Contract was not public but leaked nonetheless.

5. Growing government innovation labs: an insider's guide report launched.