Tag: Guyana National Bureau of Standards

Block- making training workshop begins for vulnerable groups

Block- making training workshop begins for vulnerable groups

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 22, 2021

Twelve (12) visually impaired persons will benefit from two days of training in block making and money management, under the ... Read More

CH&PA Launches Block-Making Workshop to Create Job Opportunities for Persons Living with Disabilities

CH&PA Launches Block-Making Workshop to Create Job Opportunities for Persons Living with Disabilities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2021

On Wednesday, the Ministry of Housing and Water-Central Housing and Planning Authority in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism-Guyana National ... Read More

GNBS launches electronic standards portal

GNBS launches electronic standards portal

Kemol King Kemol King- August 13, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) launched a standards portal today, during a ceremony at its Sophia office. The ... Read More

GNBS signs MoU with American Petroleum Institute for adoption of int’l standards

GNBS signs MoU with American Petroleum Institute for adoption of int’l standards

Kemol King Kemol King- August 13, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the American Petroleum Institute. The ... Read More

GNBS certifies fiberglass tub and shower units manufactured by Fibre Tech

GNBS certifies fiberglass tub and shower units manufactured by Fibre Tech

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 24, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 certified fiberglass bathtub and shower units manufactured by ... 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

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

GNBS to provide opportunities in the business sector amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 6, 2020

- Enhancing business competitiveness through standards and virtual training With the aim of providing opportunities amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the ... Read More

GNBS, GRA ensures checks and balances on first oil shipment.

GNBS, GRA ensures checks and balances on first oil shipment.

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- January 21, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, January 21, 2020 All the necessary checks and balances were conducted during the lifting process of Guyana’s ... Read More

GNBS approves 31 Compulsory National Electrical Standards

GNBS approves 31 Compulsory National Electrical Standards

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 2, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) recently approved 31 Compulsory National Electrical Standards. ... Read More

Geographical Indicators key to standards in local production

Geographical Indicators key to standards in local production

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 5, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, September 5, 2019 Geographical Indicators (GI) are key to raising the standards and quality of local products ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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