Lesotho contractors cry foul over Chinese dominance

LOCAL contractors have ganged up to fight what they describe as the "glaring bias" which has seen major government construction tenders being awarded to Chinese companies.

Two major local companies, Sigma Construction and LSP Construction penned a joint letter to parliamentary Public Accounts Committee chairman, Selibe Mochoboroane, on June 7 2018 registering their "serious concerns about the vast majority of construction projects being awarded to Chinese contractors".

The two companies allege that Chinese companies were being unfairly and unprocedurally given work even in instances where local companies had demonstrated that they were better placed to undertake the work.

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