Saudi Arabian Standards Organization

(redirected from SASO)
Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Saudi Arabian Standards Organization

An organization that oversees development of standards of quality for products, utilities and facilities in Saudi Arabia. It has the authority to enforce the standards it sets. It was founded in 1972. See also: ISO.
References in periodicals archive ?
With regard to QoS prediction framework, it is not hard to find that SASO algorithm and SPC-based adjustment strategy play important roles for improving the precision.
SASO operations are complex, but primarily an exercise in information management.
And SASO has taken the strategic decision to intensify the adoption of international standards as far as possible since the Saudi Arabia's accession to the World Trade Organization in 2005, where the adopted international standards have been over 70% of the Saudi regulations and specifications.
The governor stated that SASO continuously updates policies and strategies to raise the level of quality of goods and products.
The SASO quality certification was received for BCC's building wire products ranging from 450 to 750 volts, and for the strength cable ranging from 1 to 3 kilo-volts.
According to a source from SASO, the topic included the definition of media work and nature of various media outlets, as well as the best way to deal with them that serves the organizational goal while also providing the maximum benefit to consumers.
UL), an internationally recognized not-for-profit product certification organization that has developed standards and tested products, materials and systems in the interest of public safety for more than a century, has been approved by the Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO) to perform testing under the SASO International Conformity Certification Program (ICCP).
Jameel Al-Molhem, MD of Shaker Group, stated: "Our 2015 product lineup, including internationally and locally manufactured devices, is compliant with SASO regulations and consistent with the Saudi government regulations toward more energy efficient technologies, thus leading to a healthier environment.
SASO made the comments recently following reports on social media that such lamps could cause physical damage to consumers as they contain mercury.
27 September 2010, SPA -- Governor of the Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO) Nabeel Amin Mullah announced here today that SASO has provided the GCC Standards authority with more than 20,000 Saudi standards as contribution to the GCC joint march in the field.
Air Marshal DC Kumaria, Director General Air (Operations) at Air Headquarters replaces Air Marshal Tyagi as the new SASO at SWAC in Gandhinagar.