KUALA LUMPUR (May 30): The Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia (CIDB) reminded industry players to ensure safety is put first in their construction project.
PETALING JAYA (March 26): The government is looking into providing incentives for Industrialised Building System (IBS) manufacturers and suppliers as part of the initiatives to promote the use of IBS technology.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Plenty has been said about the industrialised building system (IBS) (pictured) in Malaysia over the years, but adoption in the private sector remains slow as developers lament they have been caught in a Catch-22 situation.
PETALING JAYA (October 29): There is no need to establish a separate board to register and regulate property, facility and strata managers as the three professions are already being regulated by different bodies, said the Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers (BOVAEP).
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 28): Construction costs of homes are expected to fall by 3% to 5% owing to the Sales and Service Tax (SST) exemption on basic construction materials, The Star daily reported Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) chief executive Datuk Ahmad Asri Abdul Hamid saying today.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 23): The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) today led a delegation of Malaysian construction-related companies to explore opportunities in development projects in the UK owned by Malaysian developers.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): The Ministry of Works said it wants to get local authorities around Malaysia to impose a mandatory ruling for new developments to comply with the requirements for industrialised building system (IBS).