Stories Tagged 'Nepal bureau of standards and metrology'
Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology has barred two petrol pumps based in Kathmandu, Maitidevi Oil Stores and Chuchhepati Oil Stores, from conducting their business after they were found tampering the official seal imposed on fuel dispensers of the gasoline stations. full story »
The Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology (NBSM) on Sunday sealed Baglamukhi Oil Stores in Sano Bharyang, Kathmandu, for giving customers the short measure. The operator manipulated the software in the digital dispensing system to cheat customers by giving them up to 3.2 percent less petrol than they paid for, said the NBSM Director General Bishwo Babu Pudasaini. full story »
Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) bottlers have been delaying upgrading safety measures in their plants citing lack of necessary equipment. As a result, they have not received Nepal Standard (NS) certification which was made mandatory following a massive fire at a gas plant in Parsa last December in which three persons were killed.full story »
The Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology (NBSM) on Friday shut two liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) bottling plants—Surya Gas and Chandeshwori Gas—operating in Kavrepalanchok district after finding them flouting the safety regulations.full story »
About half of the gasoline stations operating across the country do not meet government safety norms, the Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology (NBSM) said. Lack of clear policy has resulted in poor inspection of these refilling stations which pose a public safety hazard. full story »
The Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology (NBSM) has announced that Nepal Standards (NS) certification will be mandatory for 12 imported goods from Friday. full story »