NQIs Important To Region’s Economy

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Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, believes to expand international trade, countries cannot underestimate the importance of adopting and implementing internationally recognized and accepted metrology, accreditation, standardization, and quality practices. He was addressing the 34th Meeting of the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) today, at the at Baobab Tower, Warrens, St. Michael. Minister Sutherland …

Barbados Helping To Redefine The Kilogram

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Barbados is part of the movement towards redefining the kilogram by May of this year. On November 16, 2018, at a session of the 26th General Conference on Weights and Measures in Versailles, France, a vote was cast to eliminate what is regarded as a convoluted system for measuring.  Together, the team of scientists and metrologists enacted a plan to redefine several units …