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Bureau Staff Recognised for Commitment to Development

The commitment of staff members at three bureaux was brought into the spotlight recently, as the ā€œStrengthening of the Regional Quality Infrastructure in Barbados, Dominica and St Kitts and Nevisā€ Project drew to a close. Metrology staff at the Barbados National Standards Institution (BNSI), the Dominica Bureau of Standards (DBOS),...

Over 200 Standards Adopted in St Kitts and Nevis

Submitted by the St Kitts and Nevis Bureau of Standards (SKNBS) In addition to the seven standards that were previously adopted, St. Kitts and Nevis has adopted 211 standards to facilitate trade and ensure the health and safety of consumers. The seven standards initially adopted include Specification for Packaged Water,...

Manufacturers in St Kitts and Nevis to Benefit from Bureau Lab Upgrades

The Saint Kitts and Nevis Bureau of Standards (SKNBS) is now home to a new Metrology Laboratory that will serve the business community by offering enhanced measurement and calibration services. The laboratory upgrades were commissioned during a ceremony on September 26th hosted at the Bureau. Speaking at the event, Permanent...

Podcasts Series Taking Regional Quality Infrastructure Global

The promotion of Caribbean Regional Quality Infrastructure (RQI) has gone global. A podcast series, entitled The Quality Link, was launched in late July and will be featuring the network of national standards bodies, that are part of the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ). The first episode in...

Greater Competitiveness Coming for St Kitts and Nevis with New Quality Policy

The business environment in St Kitts and Nevis will be enhanced with the introduction of a National Quality Policy (NQP). This was signaled as Premier of Nevis and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Mark Brantley pledged the countryā€™s support to implementing the NQP for the twin-island. Premier of Nevis, Hon....