COMMERCIAL BANK OF ETHIOPIA INVITATION To International  & Local Competitive Bid



  • Category : Purchases
  • Posted Date : 04/17/2021
  • Phone Number : 0113722872
  • Source : Reporter
  • Closing Date : 05/24/2021



INVITATION To International  & Local Competitive Bid

  1. Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) intends to procure the following item:


Description of Goods

Contract Type

EMD/Bid BondAmount(ETB)

Bid No.

Bid Closing date

Bid Type


PCI-DSS Assessment, Consultancy & Compliance Service

One Time

Birr 290,000.00 or (Equivalent amount in USD/Euro/GBP




International Competitive Bid


Kera data center ATS Supply and installation

one Time

Birr 159,200.00



Local Competitive Bid


  1. The Bid documents shall be obtained commencing from April 19 &20, 2021 for each Bid from Commercial Bank of Ethiopia, Procurement Sub-Process, opposite to Vatican Embassy, next to Gibson Youth Academy, Facilities Management Building, 2ndFloor, Room No. 201 against payment of a non-refundable fee of Birr 300.00 (Birr Three Hundred only) for Bid No. 138/2020/21 and Birr 100.00 (One Hundred birr only), for Bid No. 137/2020/21 which shall be paid against Acct. No. 1000134998028 to the account of ‘CBE Finance Process’ account, in the name of the bidder. The bid documents shall be collected during office hours (Monday to Friday 8:00-12:00a.m., 1:00–4:15p.m.; and Saturday 8:00-11:45a.m.) by presenting the payment advice, presenting copy of renewed Trade License, Tax Clearance Certificate and VAT Registration Certificate is a must. And you can also access the Bid document online from
  2. Bidders shall be quite sure to state direct line phone number, cell phone number, fax number and e-mail address of their organization correctly while collecting bid documents. Failure in receipt of bid communication due to incorrectness of the above will not be the responsibility of the bank.
  3. Bid proposal shall be accompanied by the bid bond/Earnest Money Deposit in the amount shown in the table in the form of Unconditional Bank Guarantee or Cash Payment Order (C.P.O.). Bid bond/EMD in any other form is not acceptable.
  4. Earnest Money Deposit (EMD)/Bid Bond shall be provided with the bid document until May 24, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. for Bid No. 138/2021/21 & shall be provided separately until May 19, 2021 at 12:00 A.M. for Bid No. 137/2020/21 in the above mentioned address 2ndfloor room No. 203. Bidders who submit the EMD/Bid Bond together with the Bid documents shall be automatically rejected for Bid No. 137/2020/21.
  5. All bids must be deposited in the tender box prepared for this purpose at Commercial Bank of Ethiopia, Procurement Sub-Process, during office hours beforeMay 24 &19, 2021 at 02:00 P.M for each bid atthe place mentioned under no. 2 above.
  6. Bid opening shall be held in the presence of bidders and/or their legal agents who wish to attend, on May 24 &19, 2021 @ 02:30 P.Mfor each bid atthe place mentioned under no. 2 above.
  7. Failure to comply any of the conditions from 2 – 6 above shall result in automatic rejection.
  8. Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from Procurement Sub-Process, P. O. Box 255, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Tel. 251-11-372-28-/72/26 58/47/26/78,Fax251-11-372-28-89,orvisit: cbe website
  9. The CBE reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids.