...."12. But it is very doubtful that the officers manning the Government agencies would want to buy anything untried produced by Malaysians. Even if the product proves to be workable and even cheaper than what the Government is presently using, there would be a great reluctance to terminate the present suppliers, even after the contract is finished."....
No doubt about it at all.
Especially when some mat sallehs in group coming with their briefcase and suits selling their stuff to GLCs. They will received better treatment and better ears and are treated like God although there local products use similiar or better technology.
It is a wonder to see that after all this while they were still given priority although some of them are just selling their 'features and saliva'.
The mentality of kow-towing to some fair skin and blue eyed people should be rid of us all.