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Quality Promotions Officers Meet in Guyana

Joint Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS)/CROSQ Release The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) recently hosted twenty-five (25) marketing and communications representatives from Bureaus of Standards across the 16 CARIFORUM Member States for a three-day meeting at its Sophia, Greater Georgetown location. The participants were members of the CARICOM...

Regional Quality Infrastructure Courses Coming

Online courses in quality infrastructure will soon be offered by the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ). The Secretariat, under the Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Component of the 11th European Development Fund (EDF) Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) Programme, is currently in the process of developing five new...

Suriname Bureau Scores Big with Inaugural National Quality Awards

The Suriname Standards Bureau (SSB) is celebrating the successes of several local companies after it hosted the country’s inaugural National Quality Awards on July 15th. Funded by the European Union, through its Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Component of the 11th European Development Fund (EDF) Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) Programme,...

Pandemic Not Stopping Quality Progress in the Region

CROSQ is determined that despite the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic, that quality services and systems will be improved in the Caribbean before the end of the 11th European Development Fund Economic Partnership Agreement Programme. The Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) component of that programme is being implemented in the...

National Quality Dialogues Targeting Countries’ Priority Sectors

National Standards Bureaux in CARICOM are taking dialogues about the quality measures needed for sustainable improvements, to the priority sectors in the region. The National Quality Dialogues, so termed because the discussions all centre around issues of quality and related services and systems needed to boost competitiveness in the region,...