U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs awards three task orders valued at US$64 million for visa services to

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs awards three task orders 
valued at US$64 million for visa services to Stanley, a CGI Federal subsidiary 
FOR: CGI Group Inc. 
and CGI Federal Inc. 
JULY 16, 2014 
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs awards three task orders
valued at US$64 million for visa services to Stanley, a CGI Federal subsidiary 
FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA--(Marketwired - July 16, 2014) - The U.S. Department of
State, Bureau of Consular Affairs has awarded Stanley Associates, Inc.
(Stanley), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CGI Federal Inc. (CGI)
(NYSE:GIB)(TSX:GIB.A), three contracts totalling $64.0M to provide visa
processing services for a number of Asian, Caribbean and South American
The most recent task order, awarded in May 2014, has a maximum value of $37.5M
and includes the countries of Dominican Republic, Haiti, Venezuela, and Cuba.
In March 2014, a second task order was awarded with a maximum value of $10.9M,
serving the countries of Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal. The third
task order, awarded in September 2013, has a maximum of $15.6M and supports
Thailand, Taiwan, Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. 
The contract is a firm-fixed-price task order with a one-year base and four
one-year option periods, awarded under its 10-year multiple award,
indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity Global Support Strategy (GSS) for visa
support services contract. To date, CGI Federal has won thirteen task orders
under the GSS contract. As a result of these task order awards, the company
will launch visa processing support at these U.S. embassies and consulates.  
Through its visa processing task orders, CGI provides services to assist
applicants in applying for non-immigrant and immigrant visas. These services
include information services, onsite applicant support, fee collection,
appointment services, offsite collection of applicant biometrics, and document
delivery. CGI services and solutions improve the efficiency and transparency of
the overall process.  
"CGI values the strong partnership we've built with the Department of
State, and we welcome the opportunity to continue to support its mission,"
said Dr James Peake, Lt. Gen. (Ret), President, CGI Federal. "By extending
our visa support services to more countries around the world, CGI plays an
important role in facilitating legitimate travel to the United States while
assisting the Department of State in achieving greater efficiency in the visa
With these three awards, the company supports visa processing operations in a
total of 68 countries across South and Central Asia Pacific, Central and South
America, Eastern, Central, and Northern Europe, the Caribbean, and West Africa. 
About CGI Federal Inc. 
CGI Federal Inc. is a wholly-owned U.S. operating subsidiary of CGI Group Inc.,
dedicated to partnering with federal agencies to provide solutions for defense,
civilian, and intelligence missions. Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the
fifth largest independent information technology and business process services
firm in the world. Approximately 68,000 professionals serve thousands of global
clients from offices and delivery centers across the Americas, Europe and Asia
Pacific, leveraging a comprehensive portfolio of services including high-end
business and IT consulting, systems integration, application development and
maintenance, infrastructure management as well as a wide range of proprietary
solutions. With annualized revenue in excess of C$10 billion and an order
backlog exceeding C$19 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and
the NYSE (GIB). Website: www.cgi.com. 
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Lorne Gorber
Senior Vice-President, Global Communications
and Investor Relations
Linda Odorisio
Vice-President, Global Communications
+1 703-267-8118 
INDUSTRY:  Aerospace and Defense - Electronics and Communications, Computers
and Software - Networking, Government - Security (law enforcement, homeland
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