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27
Apr
2017

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC ON EDIBLE SUNFLOWER OIL

News ArticlesNotices | It has been reported recently that there is high aflatoxin levels in sunflower seeds and products made from them like edible sunflower oil that is frequently consumed by Tanzanians. This is according to PloS ONE Journal whereby a team of scientists from Michigan State University, America in Collaboration with Sokoine University revealed and documented occurrence of aflatoxin in sunflower seeds and their products in Tanzania that can cause cancer. Read More
24
Apr
2017

TBS issues 70 licences, certificates to manufacturers

News Articles | TBS Acting Director General Prof. Egid Mubofu presents a licence to one of the manufacturers during a grant of licence ceremony held recently.

Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) has issued 70 licences to 50 manufacturers and importers of various products in the country. Read More
08
Mar
2017

SMEs urged to make use of government support

News Articles | Winners of the African Day of Standardization essay competition (standing) in a photo with TBS Director General, Prof. Egid Mubofu (centre, seated), the Chief Judge Dr. Eugenia Kafanabo (left) and the Director of Standards Development, Ms Edna Ndumbaro.

Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) has challenged small and medium scale entrepreneurs (SMEs) to take advantage of the support provided by the government and have their products certified. Read More
03
Mar
2017

TBS urged to enhance standardization education

News Articles | The Director of Standards Development, Mrs Edna Ndumbaro addresses members of the Dawoodi Bohra Community during their visit at TBS.

Members of Dawoodi Bohra Community in Tanzania have urged Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) to continue educating the public on the importance of using certified products. Read More
11
Feb
2017

SEMINA KWA WAAGIZAJI WA BIDHAA KUTOKA NJE YA NCHI NA MAWAKALA WA FORODHA WA MKOA WA DAR ES SALAAM

News ArticlesNotices | Shirika la Viwango Tanzania (TBS) linawatangazia waagizaji wa bidhaa kutoka nje ya nchi na Mawakala wa Forodha kuwa limeandaa semina ya mafunzo ya udhibiti ubora wa bidhaa itakayofanyika tarehe 20 na 21 Februari, 2017 katika ukumbi wa Shirika la Taifa la Hifadhi ya Jamii (NSSF) jengo la Mafao lililopo Ilala Dar es Salaam, kuanzia saa tatu (3) kamili asubuhi mpaka saa tisa (9) alasiri Read More
24
Jan
2017

RC applauds TBS for training traders

News Articles | Acting Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner and Kinondoni District Commissioner, Mr. Ally Hapi.

Tanzania Bureau of Standards has been applauded for its efforts in training traders on the required procedures in order to smoothen their daily operations. Read More
13
Jan
2017

AFRICAN ORGANISATION FOR STANDARDARDIZATION (ARSO) CONTINENTAL ESSAY COMPETITION

News ArticlesNotices | Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) has great pleasure to announce the 4th ARSO ESSAY COMPETITION for 2017. The competition is open to all college and higher learning institution students below the age of 35 years old pursuing their studies in Tanzania. Read More
11
Jan
2017

SEMINA KWA WAFANYABIASHARA WADOGO NA WAAGIZAJI WA BIDHAA KUTOKA NJE YA NCHI WA MKOA WA DAR ES SALAAM

News ArticlesNotices | Shirika la Viwango Tanzania (TBS) linawatangazia wafanyabiashara wadogo na waagizaji wa bidhaa kutoka nje ya nchi kuwa limeandaa semina ya mafunzo ya udhibiti ubora wa bidhaa zinazotoka nje ya nchi kuanzia tarehe 16 hadi 18 Januari, 2017 katika mkoa wa Dar es Salaam. Read More