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Technical Mission of Cannabis Taskforce to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Technical Mission of Cannabis Taskforce to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The Minister of Commerce, Business Development, Manufacturing, Cooperatives and Consumer Affairs Honourable Emma Hippolyte, Chair of the Cannabis Taskforce led a Technical Mission to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines from 8th -10 June 2022. The delegation included Mr Dylan Norbert-Inglis, Vice- Chair & Legal …

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Saint Lucia Delegation Tours St. Vincent and the Grenadines Cannabis Establishments.

Saint Lucia Delegation Tours St. Vincent and the Grenadines Cannabis Establishments. A delegation from the Government of Saint Lucia arrived in St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Wednesday 8 June to conduct a tour of several cannabis establishments.   The team met with Hon. Minister Saboto Caesar and members of Staff of the Ministry of …

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World Accreditation Day 2022

WORLD ACCREDITATION DAY 2022 Joint Statement by Emanuele Riva, IAF Chair, and Etty Feller, ILAC Chair ACCREDITATION Sustainability in Economic Growth and the Environment The global accreditation organizations IAF and ILAC once again come together on 9 June to celebrate World Accreditation Day. The 2022 theme is Accreditation: Sustainability in Economic Growth and the Environment …

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Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards Takes Part in Business Forum

Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards Takes Part in Business Forum On Sunday, 29th May 2022 the Ministry of Commerce under the auspices of Hon. Emma Hippolyte and along with its partnering agencies held their first Business Forum at the  St. Isidore’s Hall, Soufriere for all entrepreneurs and persons interested in starting their business. The purpose …

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Metrology in the Digital Era

Metrology in the Digital Era The  SLBS  joins  the  rest  of  the  world  in  commemorating   World  Metrology  Day, May 20,  and notes  the   milestones achieved by  Saint  Lucia  in  the  areas  of   scientific, industrial  and legal  metrology  over  the  last thirty  years.  Metrology is  the  science of  measurement. The theme for World Metrology Day 2022 …

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Job Opportunity Available

Vacancy HEAD OF DEPARTMENT-HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT Introduction The Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards (SLBS) invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of: HEAD OF DEPARTMENT-HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management or Business Management from a recognized institution plus at least five years of progressive post qualification experience. Familiarity with …

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SLBS Adopts Measures to Ensure Compliant Motor Vehicles

SLBS Adopts Measures to Ensure Compliant Motor Vehicles The Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards will implement a vehicle pre-shipment inspection programme for used motor vehicles and a pre-entry verification programme for new motor vehicles.  The initiatives will be incorporated into existing Compulsory Standards Compliance Programme (CSCP) and will eliminate the entry of non-compliant vehicles into …

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SLBS Pivotal to Expanded Services to Manufacturing Sector

SLBS Pivotal to Expanded Services to Manufacturing Sector On Thursday 3rd March 2022, the Minister for Commerce, Industry and Consumer Affairs Hon. Emma Hippolyte together with the Minister of Agriculture Hon. Alfred Prospere paid an official visit to the National Agricultural Diagnostic Facility (NADF). Minister Hippolyte indicated that her Ministry through the Saint Lucia Bureau …

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