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13
Dec
2010

Chami Promises TBS Mandate Extension to the Isles

News Articles | The Minister for Industry and Trade, Hon. Dr. Cyril Chami has promised to work on the possibility of Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) getting a legal mandate to operate in Zanzibar. Read More
03
Dec
2010

Dealers in Flour, Edible Oil, Bread Urged to Conform to Standards

News Articles | Tanzania Bureau of Standards has called upon dealers in wheat flour, maize flour, bread and edible fat and oil to abide by the national standards for the products. Read More
03
Dec
2010

TBS Issues 22 Standards Mark Licences

News Articles | Tanzania Bureau of Standards has issued 22 standards mark licences and one tested product certificate to manufacturers whose products have been tested and verified to conform to relevant standards. Read More
19
Nov
2010

EAC Regulations to Implement SQMT Act 2006 in Partner States

News Articles | The East African Community (EAC) partner states are making deliberate efforts to foster regional integration with the aim of improving the economic, social and environmental pillars that are important to sustainable national and regional development. Read More
28
Sep
2010

Thirty Companies Granted Standards Mark Licences

News Articles | Thirty companies, including 10 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have been granted with licences to use the Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) standards mark of quality on their products. Read More
03
Aug
2010

TBS Urges Cooperation From Manufacturers, Businesses

News Articles | Manufacturers and business owners have been urged to cooperate with the Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) officers when visited for inspection and market surveillance. Read More
20
Jul
2010

Tanzania Participates in Preparation of International Carbon Footprint Standard

News Articles | Tanzania is actively participating in the preparation of an International Standard on carbon footprint of products (CFP), and has sent a delegation of two people to defend its national position in a series of meetings held from 11 - 17th July 2010 in Mexico. Read More
07
Jun
2010

TBS Inspects 376 Local Industries

News Articles | Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) has visited 376 industries in 19 regions in Tanzania as part of its efforts to ensure that all local production abides by national standards. Read More
19
May
2010

Over 1500 East African Standards Harmonized

News Articles | As the East African Community (EAC) celebrates ten years since its re-establishment, the regional bloc’s bureaus of standards have made an achievement by harmonizing standards of various products.
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13
Apr
2010

Dr. Nagu Inaugurates Regional Cotton Testing Laboratory

News Articles | Cotton producing countries in the Eastern and Southern African region will now benefit from the newly established cotton testing facility. Read More