It’s a measure of how much secrecy surrounds P3 privatization schemes that councillors weren’t even allowed to know if the companies being awarded contracts had met the minimum technical requirements.
Low- or middle-income Canadians who falsely claim too much from government programs will find themselves in court faster than you can say “P3 privatization scheme,” but large corporations walk away with millions and barely get a slap on the wrist.
In the MUHC P3 case, the secrecy surrounding privatization schemes may have been the getaway car that allows those responsible for paying the bribe to escape.
"This poll backs up what we've been saying for months: British Columbians want answers." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President
The Chinese government recently announced that they are taking control of Anbang due to insolvency, alleged corruption, and fraud.