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UNBS awards Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) at the Second MSMEs Awards ceremony held on 21st April 2016 at Standards House Bweyogerere
The Minister of Trade Industry and Cooperatives Amelia Kyambadde poses for a group photo with the 21 MSMEs that acquired certificates at the Second MSMEs Awards Ceremony held on 21st Apirl 2016 UNBS, URA and AEC sign MoU to control importation of nuclear radiation machinery 18th April 2016. AT LEAST 155 MECHANICS OF COMMERCIAL WEIGHING SCALES HAVE BEEN EXAMINED BEFORE ISSUED LICENSES TO REPAIR COUNTER WEIGHING SCALES ON BEHALF OF UNBS AS STIPULATED IN THE LAW Display of a sample of E-tag stickers to be attached to the product for verification . UNBS ED DR. BEN MANYINDO DISPLAYING SOME OF THE BANNED COSMETICS

The Minister of Trade Industry and Cooperatives Amelia Kyambadde poses for a group photo with the 21 MSMEs that acquired certificates at the Second MSMEs Awards Ceremony held on 21st Apirl 2016

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UNBS, URA and AEC sign MoU to control importation of nuclear radiation machinery 18th April 2016.

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AT LEAST 155 MECHANICS OF COMMERCIAL WEIGHING SCALES HAVE BEEN EXAMINED BEFORE ISSUED LICENSES TO REPAIR COUNTER WEIGHING SCALES ON BEHALF OF UNBS AS STIPULATED IN THE LAW

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Display of a sample of E-tag stickers to be attached to the product for verification .

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UNBS ED DR. BEN MANYINDO DISPLAYING SOME OF THE BANNED COSMETICS

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Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory organization established by an Act of Parliament of June 1983 and became operational in 1989. The UNBS Headquarters is located in Nakawa Industrial Area with regional offices in Lira, Mbale, Jinja, Kampala and Mbarara. It is governed by the National Standards Council and headed by the Executive Director who is responsible for the day-to-day operation of UNBS. Read more ...

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