Tag: GNBS

GNBS urges manufacturers to use its concrete block testing service

GNBS urges manufacturers to use its concrete block testing service

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- January 26, 2021

-as consumer complaints pour in The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) is advising manufacturers and contractors to utilise its ... Read More

GNBS records successes despite pandemic

GNBS records successes despite pandemic

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- December 20, 2020

-three labs certified, new standards adopted The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) has said it has had a successful ... Read More

GNBS reports successful first year monitoring oil and gas sector

GNBS reports successful first year monitoring oil and gas sector

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- December 20, 2020

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) was this year given the responsibility of ensuring the accuracy of measurements of ... Read More

Small business owners urged to register their operations

Small business owners urged to register their operations

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- December 3, 2020

The Small Business Bureau Wednesday evening hosted a webinar for small and micro enterprises (SMEs) to examine solutions small business ... Read More

Use of standards important for tourism industry

Use of standards important for tourism industry

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- November 22, 2020

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) is urging operators in the tourism sector to use the standards to better ... Read More

GNBS to monitor electrical devices from January

GNBS to monitor electrical devices from January

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- November 12, 2020

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) will start monitoring electrical fittings and equipment from January to ensure defective goods ... Read More

Blue dial scales not approved for trade

Blue dial scales not approved for trade

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- November 4, 2020

-accuracy ‘questionable’ -GNBS The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) is again cautioning vendors, and the public, against using the ... Read More

GNBS ensuring monitoring, standardisation in petroleum sector

GNBS ensuring monitoring, standardisation in petroleum sector

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- October 30, 2020

-invites businesses to access training The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) has been the main agency tasked with ensuring ... Read More

GNBS ensuring imported used tyres comply with standards

GNBS ensuring imported used tyres comply with standards

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- October 27, 2020

With the ban lifted on the importation of used tyres, the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) has restarted its ... Read More

GNBS outlines expectations for importation of used tyres

GNBS outlines expectations for importation of used tyres

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 25, 2020

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) has outlined its expectations for the importation of used tyres in keeping with ... Read More

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