UNBS IN THE MEDIA 15TH TO 19TH AUGUST 2022

UNBS GETS NEW BOARD

NTV – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_tQnbvHngs

UBC TV (BUSINESS NEWS)  – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8iwHFZV9KU

DAILY MONITOR – ATTACHED

DAILY MONITOR ONLINE – How new UNBS board plans to fight substandard products. The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) yesterday launched a new board to constitute the national standards council to curb the prevalence of counterfeit products in the country. READ MORE HERE.

CHIMP REPORTS – Trade Minister tasks new National Standards Council to fight counterfeits. The Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Hon. Mwebesa has tasked the New National Standards to walk the talk in fighting substandard products off the market. READ MORE HERE

UGANDA RADIO NETWORK – Minister Warns UNBS on Harsh Standards Operations. Mwebesa specifically warned against what he called threatening approaches when conducting operations and said that instead of responding to the call for standards, the business community becomes hostile and hideous. READ MORE HERE

NEWS IN AFRICA – Trade Minister castigates UNBS for using excessive force during operations. The Minister for Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Francis Mwebesa has criticized the Uganda National Bureau of Standards, especially the standards police, for using excessive force when conducting operations against substandard products. READ MORE HERE

THE INDEPENDENT – Minister Warns UNBS on Harsh Standards Operations. The Minister for Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Francis Mwebesa has criticized the Uganda National Bureau of Standards, especially the standards police, for using excessive force when conducting operations against substandard products. READ MORE HERE