23
Aug

The Youth Apprentice Program

The Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality, invited by the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture visited a program geared towards progressively capturing the culture and developing the skills of young Bahamian citizens. BBSQ took this opportunity most willingly as BBSQ is in its nascent form it was most appropriate for us to visit the people that…
08
Jul

Accreditation and Metrology Services Given a Boost in The Bahamas

As the newest standards bureau in the region, The Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality (BBSQ) is now well on the way to enhancing its offering of accreditation and measurement standardisation services with the signing of two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) with the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) recently. Minister of Financial Services, Hon.…
08
Jul

New Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality Takes Up its Mandate

The Standards Council of the Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality held its inaugural meeting at its new offices at Source River Centre, Bacardi Road, Thursday, May 28, 2015. At the inaugural meeting the council finalized the name and logo of the Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality, formed sub-committees, and set its next meeting in two…
08
Jul

Bahamas bureau of standards and quality mobilizes

As the Minister of Financial Services with responsibility for the recently established Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality, Minister of Financial Services the Hon. Hope Strachan announced that the Bureau’s work will begin on improvement of labeling of goods and products. She made the announcement at the Bureau’s Sensitization Meeting for the Constitution of Technical Committees for…
08
Jul

Intensive Capacity Building at The Bahamas Bureau of Standards & Quality

The newest bureau in the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) network, The Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality (BBSQ), recently held a week of intensive activities aimed at updating legislation, devising a strategic plan and increasing the capacity within the institution. Drawing on its own national resources, as well as those under the 10th…