KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 4): As many as 18 industry players were honoured at the Malaysian Construction Industry Excellence Awards (MCIEA) 2019 here tonight.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 4): The construction industry is expected to grow by about five per cent by end-2019, compared with last year's growth of 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 13): The Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia (CIDB) through its subsidiary, Construction Research Institute of Malaysia (CREAM), has inked a strategic partnership with Gamuda Industrial Building System Sdn Bhd (GIBS) on information research and data sharing to enhance construction productivity in Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 3): Setia Precast Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of S P Setia Bhd, today received the highest-in-the-country Industrialised Building System (IBS) score of 93.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Malaysia hopes there will be allocation under Budget 2020 for incentives to encourage the construction industry to adopt Building Information Modelling (BIM).
PETALING JAYA (June 19): Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) chief executive officer (CEO) Datuk Ahmad 'Asri Abdul Hamid (pictured) said the proposed 40% hike in cement prices may raise building costs by 7% to 8%, based on simulations run by the board.
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.