KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 21): The government will conduct a study into the possibility of providing living quarters for foreign workers to curb Covid-19 transmission at construction sites, said Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa (pictured).
The Industrialised Building System (IBS) is the term used to represent the prefabrication concept in Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 17): The Works Ministry is prepared to train people who lost their jobs during the Covid-19 pandemic so that they would have the skills required to work in the construction industry, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 21): The Works Ministry has ordered stern action to be taken against those responsible for the incident in which a parapet wall slab from the ongoing Sungai Besi-Ulu Klang Elevated Expressway (SUKE) construction fell and hit a car yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 11): The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) has allocated a total of RM70 million to implement several strategic programmes aimed at boosting the capacity and capability of construction industry players who were affected by the movement control order (MCO).
PETALING JAYA (May 6): The Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association (Rehda) Malaysia and Master Builders Association Malaysia (MBAM) are appealing to the government to bear the cost for Covid-19 tests for construction workers.
PETALING JAYA (May 5): The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia (Rehda) has reminded its members to ensure that their staff and contractors fully and strictly abide by the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) provided by the Construction Industry issued by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB).
KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Out of 19,077 construction companies that applied to operate during the Movement Control Order (MCO), the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (Miti) have so far only allowed just 1,856 to operate Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof said today.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): Residents living near a partially-built condominium project in Taman Desa, which suffered a construction mishap earlier this year, are questioning the work resumption at the site especially now when the country is under the COVID-19 outbreak Movement Control Order (MCO), which is slated to end April 14.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) has started its investigation on a 37-storey condominium building under construction in Taman Desa, Jalan Klang Lama that partially collapsed last Friday (Feb 14), with the findings expected to be released in a month’s time.