Industrial Manufacturing: Regulatory Agencies

Norway: Ministry of Trade and Industry

The Ministry of Trade and Industry is responsible for designating industrial policy and is involved in policy areas that affect value creation. The site provides documents and research on a variety of topics related to business. The ministry implements regulations to industries and ensures their compliance with the legislation. In addition, the ministry designs equipment and encourages research and innovation in trade and industry. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Norway , Commerce Ministry

Turkey: Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology

The Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology of Turkey implements industrial policies concerning products, enforces research and development in regards to science and technology, enforces fair competition, encourages technological innovation, implements safeguards, and promotes cooperation among industries. Most of the website is in English, but some information is only available in Turkish.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 29, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Turkey

Uganda: National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST)

The Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) is responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of policies for integrating science and technology into the nation. The UNCST promotes the development of technologies in Uganda and strives to strengthen research, product development, and intellectual property management. The council also works to increase public understanding of science and technology.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: January 22, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Uganda

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