Standards body launches crackdown on substandard beer

Rwanda Standard Board (RSB) has threatened of strict penalties against factories producing substandard beer, urging them to adhere to the standards set by the regulator. This was said on Friday by Philip Nzaire, the Director of Standard Assurance at RSB, after an operation conducted in...

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 11:44am

RSB intervenes amidst rising funds mismanagement in coops

Rwanda Standard Board has signed an agreement with the African Academy of Sciences to promote transparency in use of funding among local organisations and curb instances of fraud and malpractice. The development comes at a time when reported cases of financial malpractice such as embezzlement and...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 1:27am

Stop wrapping food in materials with printing inks, RSB tells traders

Rwandan Standards Board (RSB) has banned the use of packaging materials with printing inks to wrap food. The decision was reached on after complaints from the public on how shops wrap items like samosas, mandazi in old newspapers and documents from offices or school. RSB urged local authorities...

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 9:25am

Standards board sets new measures to improve quality of processed foods

Rwanda Standards Board in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and Animal resources have announced that fresh university graduates trained in standardization and industrial development will soon be deployed to support in improving quality and standards of foods and beverage processed by...

Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 12:40am

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