Best Value


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Best Value

A term of art referring to a UK government initiative that requires local authorities to ensure that their services meet the needs of their population in terms of quality, competitiveness, efficiency, continuous improvement and accountability.
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Liverpool Psych Fest is number 12 on the list of best value for money festivals
An average weekend break in the capital comes in at an eyewatering average of PS1,331 - that's almost PS380 per day - proving that people should travel North for the best value break.
We have to define best value if we want industry to offer it to us.
According to Probrands the website enables buyers to maximise the chance of a best value purchase and is saving 15% on IT budgets and a day per week in man hours, giving IT employees more time for other tasks.
Best Value is a key strand in the Government's strategy for modernising the public sector, in particular local government, and bears a similar relationship to public service planning as 'zero base budgeting' bears to financial planning.
However, over time these relationships may become so comfortable that the customer becomes reluctant to challenge the provider to deliver the best value available in the market for fear this will impinge on the "relationship.
In the 2004 Consolidated Appropriations Act, Congress ended FPI's mandatory source status and said agencies may buy from the prison labor corporation only if it offers the best value.
A pivotal shift is steering away from a 'low cost' environment to one of best value, selecting the best performer to move the freight.
This realignment is part of our overall effort to make positive changes throughout GSA to provide best value solutions to Federal agencies and it is responsive to President Bush's Management Agenda directives to improve the performance of each government agency," said Stephen A.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-12 July 2002-UK Government posts Best Value guide for planners online (C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Petrol costs just 51p a litre in Ireland, which has replaced Spain as best value for drivers, American Express found.
AN external audit has resulted in the seal of approval for one of the key initiatives in the drive for Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council's Best Value implementation.

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