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New Quality Project Set to Take Advantage of EU/Regional Agreement

The Caribbean Region’s latest quality-related project is looking to take as much advantage of the European Union-CARIFORUM Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). The newest project, under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF) EPA Programme’s Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Component, is aiming to find and close the existing quality gaps in...

Suriname Announces Standard for Coconut Sector

The first step towards standardization within the Suriname coconut sector is a fact! Based on its mandate laid down in SB 2006 no. 30 Article 4, paragraph 1, the Final Draft National Standard “Coconut Oil Specifications” was developed by the Surinamese Standards Bureau (SSB) and was therefore adopted as the...

CROSQ Celebrates Technological Advancements on World Standards Day

As the world celebrates the standards that enable seamless video production and sharing, on World Standards Day, October 14, 2019, the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ), will likewise be acknowledging these breakthroughs for the Caribbean with the launch of a digital promotional campaign. The campaign, part of...