CGI selected by Public Works and Government Services Canada for $91.8 million dollar contract for Engineering and Technical Support Services



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    OTTAWA, Nov. 14 /CNW Telbec/ - CGI Group Inc. (TSX: GIB.A; NYSE:   GIB) has
been awarded a 3-year, $91.8 million dollar contract by Public Works and
Government Services Canada (PWGSC). The agreement entitles PWGSC to extend the
contract by four 1-year extensions. In total, the services provided could
achieve a potential contract value of more than $400 million when considering
growth and service transformation. The contract is for the provision of
engineering and technical management services to the Information Technology
Services Branch (ITSB) of PWGSC.
    CGI will work with PWGSC's ITSB to provide the expertise and resources
required to maintain and manage ITSB's government-wide infrastructure domains.
In collaboration, ITSB and CGI will evaluate and implement technology
enhancements to these operating domains over the life of the agreement to
transform current service delivery to a results-based managed services model
as part of PWGSC's ITSB Shared Services vision.
    "We are delighted to have been recognized for our technology management
capabilities," said Hicham Adra, Senior Vice-President and General Manager,
National Capital Region and Western Canada for CGI. "We are proud that our
global expertise that has helped other commercial and public sector clients
transform their business can be leveraged to assist ITSB."
    With over 5,000 professionals dedicated to the public sector and more
than $1 billion in revenue from this sector, CGI is one of the largest IT and
business process services providers to government in Canada and the United
States. The company serves the federal government and 75% of provincial and
territorial governments in Canada. This deep expertise enables public sector
clients to modernize and transform with services and solutions that improve
the citizen experience, increase efficiency and improve accountability.

    About CGI

    Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is one of the largest independent
information technology and business process services firms in the world. CGI
and its affiliated companies employ approximately 26,000 professionals. CGI
provides end-to-end IT and business process services to clients worldwide from
offices in Canada, the United States, Europe, Asia Pacific as well as from
centers of excellence in North America, Europe and India. CGI's annual revenue
run rate stands at $3.7 billion and at September 30th, 2007, CGI's order
backlog was $12.0 billion. CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the
NYSE (GIB) and are included in the S&P/TSX Composite Index as well as the
S&P/TSX Capped Information Technology and MidCap Indices. Website:
www.cgi.com.

    Forward-Looking Statements

    All statements in this press release that do not directly and exclusively
relate to historical facts constitute "forward-looking statements" within the
meaning of that term in Section 27A of the United States Securities Act of
1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the United States Securities Exchange Act
of 1934, as amended, and are "forward-looking information" within the meaning
of sections 138.3 and following of the Ontario Securities Act. These
statements and this information represent CGI's intentions, plans,
expectations and beliefs, and are subject to risks, uncertainties and other
factors, of which many are beyond the control of the Company. These factors
could cause actual results to differ materially from such forward-looking
statements or forward-looking information. These factors include and are not
restricted to the timing and size of new contracts, acquisitions and other
corporate developments; the ability to attract and retain qualified members;
market competition in the rapidly-evolving IT industry; general economic and
business conditions, foreign exchange and other risks identified in the MD&A,
in CGI's Annual Report or Form 40-F filed with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission (filed on EDGAR at www.sec.gov), the Company's Annual
Information Form filed with the Canadian securities authorities (filed on
SEDAR at www.sedar.com), as well as assumptions regarding the foregoing. The
words "believe," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "anticipate," "foresee,"
"plan," and similar expressions and variations thereof, identify certain of
such forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, which speak
only as of the date on which they are made. In particular, statements relating
to future performance are forward-looking statements and forward-looking
information. CGI disclaims any intention or obligation to publicly update or
revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether
as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required
by applicable law. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
forward-looking statements or on this forward-looking information.




For further information:

For further information: Investors: Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global
Communications and Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355, lorne.gorber@cgi.com;
Media: Yvonne Gibson, Director of Communications, Canada, (905) 695-6421,
yvonne.gibson@cgi.com


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