negotiation phase

bidding or negotiation phase

The fourth phase of the architect’s basic services, during which competitive bids or negotiated proposals are sought as the basis for awarding a contract.
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According to the company, its weakened net sales and profit outlook is due to the delays in the schedules of some challenging project deliveries, which are in implementation phase and costs related to them, and the postponement from previous estimates of capturing some big orders, which are in the negotiation phase.
'The new law is currently in the negotiation phase, but we will try to finalise it as soon as possible according to technical procedures and a thorough study.
Replying to a question, he said that Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with different countries including Turkey, China and Thailand were under negotiation phase.
He added that Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) with Turkey, Thailand and Iran were under negotiation phase and agreement would be finalized in coming months.
everybody is active enough to create awareness and that is why a few years back the metro project of Arey Colony has stopped and now it is in a negotiation phase."
Vienna 6 nuclear talks, which are the last negotiation phase before the determined deadline of July 20, started from Wednesday July 2 and continue until July 20, 2014.
In addition, Al-Jumaili said that 21,000 MW of new power capacity was planned in order to meet forecasted capacity in the coming years, with about 6,000 MW of new capacity in the contract negotiation phase while an additional 15,000 MW project was under study.
It turns out that the candidates pre-selected for the LIFE programme projects were invited by letter dated end of December to make known their proposals for the negotiation phase by the first week of January 2014.
"We're still in the negotiation phase with these companies, and only one Kuwaiti telecommunication company had submitted an official request," he said.
He said that currently the project is in a negotiation phase. As per initial estimates the total project cost of the TAPI gas pipeline project would be around $7.6 billion, he said.
While Wiig is apparently still in the negotiation phase of her contract, she has worked with some of the minds behind "Anchorman 2." Judd Apatow is producing the film and is coming off the success of "Bridesmaids," which made Wiig a household name for its raunchy depiction of a bridal party at odds in the leadup to one friend's wedding.