NFCP to prepare Malaysia for the digital future

The Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, officially launch the National Optical Fiber and Connectivity Plan (NFCP) that was held on 19 September 2019 at the Putrajaya International Convention Center (PICC).

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ConstructionPlusAsia News: ArchXpo 2019

To be held at Marina Bay Sands Singapore, the 6th edition of ArchXpo 2019 returns as the chief showcase of relevant technologies, products and related services in the architectural and built environment industries.

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13 November 2019: BCI Breakfast Briefing Jakarta, Indonesia

Date: 13 November 2019
Time: 9.00am – 1.00pm
Venue: Pullman Hotel Central Park Ballroom 3 Jakarta, Indonesia

The annual BCI Breakfast Briefing is a 2-hour presentation focused on the latest developments within the construction market served over a delicious hot breakfast. The presentation covers:

  1. The results of our latest Construction Market Sentiment Survey, which gauges the opinions of developers, architects, builders and subcontractors on the current economic climate, what projects they are working on currently and what they see for the future.
  2. Critical information on upcoming construction projects and how they will shape construction demand in the next 12 months.
  3. An overview of which states and sectors are performing strongly and where business opportunities lie, along with actionable analysis that will assist in budgeting for the new financial year.

With over 1,500 research calls made every day and up to 3,500 construction projects reported on every week, BCI is positioned unlike any other organisation to tell you where the construction market is headed. Attendees of the BCI Breakfast Briefing will also receive a complimentary copy of the latest BCI Construction Market Outlook Report.


For more details, get in touch with us.
Cindy Ayu
Tel: +62 877 7636 2732, or +62 896 8858 6923 (whatsapp)


4-6 September 2019: BEX Asia Exhibition


Date: 4th September 2019 – 6th September 2019
Opening hours: 10:00 am – 6:00pm daily
Venue: Sands Expo and Convention Centre, 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018971

Building Construction Authority, the International Built Environment Week (IBEW)


Into its 12th edition, BEX Asia is the leading trade exhibition for Asia’s Agents & Distributors, Architects, Consultants, Contractors, Developers, Engineers, Facility Managers, Interior Designers and more for the built environment. It is a one-stop destination for international solution providers to meet regional buyers and specifiers. It is also where new knowledge are learnt and exchanged through curated seminars and showcases.

The event will showcase a wide range of offerings in Building Materials, Interior Architecture & Design, Interior Finishes & Furniture, Roof & Façade Architecture for commercial, industrial, residential, manufacturing, hospitality and the healthcare sector.

For more information about BEX Asia Exhibitions please contact:
Phone: +65 6780 4594

ConstructionPlusAsia News: Aedas revealed its ‘twisting tower’ project in Chongqing, Southwest China

Aedas revealed The Chongqing Gaoke Group Ltd Office, its twisting tower design project in Southest China. Located at the north Xingfu Plaza in Jiangbei District of Chongqing, this twisting tower design highlights its dynamic façade, presenting visual notion that makes it iconic.

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3 – 5 September 2019: Shanghai Intelligent Building Technology, Shanghai Smart Home Technology

Event Date: 3 – 5 September 2019

Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Shanghai, China


Shanghai Intelligent Building Technology (SIBT):
Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd
Shanghai Hongshan Exhibition Service Co Ltd
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade – Shanghai Pudong Sub-Branch
The Intelligent Engineering Branch of China Exploration & Design Association

Shanghai Smart Home Technology (SSHT):
Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd
Shanghai Hongshan Exhibition Service Co Ltd
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade – Shanghai Pudong Sub-Branch
China Smart Home Industry Alliance.

The 2019 editions of Shanghai Intelligent Building Technology (SIBT) and Shanghai Smart Home Technology (SSHT) will be held from 3 ‒ 5 September at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). Spurred by the fast development of China’s intelligent building, Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) sectors, the two exhibitions are close to capacity as there has been strong demand from exhibitors to participate at the shows. The concurrently held trade fairs are expected to attract over 280 renowned businesses from China and overseas, and welcome a similar number to last year’s 29,423 professional visitors. The total exhibition space is also expected to reach a record of over 28,750 sqm.


2019 show themes

  • Building Energy Efficiency, Energy Management and Building Automation
  • Smart Office
  • Cloud Platform and IoT Solutions
  • Intelligent Hotels
  • Smart Home Technology (held under Shanghai Smart Home Technology – SSHT)


Highlighted product categories

Intelligent building

  • Building automation systems and products
  • Building energy efficiency and energy management systems and products
  • Smart community management systems and products
  • Smart home systems and products
  • Public address and conference systems and products
  • Security and access control systems and products
  • Hotel intelligent systems and products
  • Intelligent sun shading systems and products
  • Generic cabling systems and products
  • Electrical engineering products

Smart Office

  • Office environment smart control
  • Office energy management system
  • Smart access and visitor management system
  • Smart desk and room booking system
  • Digital whiteboard
  • Meeting room control system
  • Co-working solutions

Smart Home

  • Intelligent lighting control system
  • Home heating, ventilating and Air Conditioning system
  • Home audio & video and entertainment system
  • Home security and building intercom
  • Intelligent shading and electric curtain
  • Smart home appliance and smart hardware
  • Cloud platform technology and solution
  • Smart home cabling system
  • Network and wireless control system
  • Home energy management system
  • Home health care technology
  • Smart community management system and product
  • Smart home system integration


Target Buyers

Project related

  • System integrators
  • Building contractors
  • Building decoration companies
  • Architects
  • Designers
  • Energy suppliers
  • Energy management service companies
  • Property developers
  • Planners
  • Engineers
  • Electrical engineers
  • Building owners
  • Standards development institutions
  • Low voltage electrical contractors
  • Housing / Property managers
  • Residential electronic integration system installers

Trade related

  • Agents / Wholesalers / Distributors
  • Importers / Exporters / Trading companies
  • Industry end-users (Hotels, performing arts venues, shopping malls, restaurants)
  • Associations
  • Media
  • Department stores


  • Building authorities
  • Municipal engineering management
  • Government departments
  • Corporate enterprises


For more information, please contact:

Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

Ms Charlotte Leung

Phone: +852 2230 9206



21 – 25 August 2019: Decorintex 2019

Decoration Interior Exhibition 2019 (Decorintex 2019) offers the best selection of products interior and exterior design, architectural, high end decoration interior technology, decorating, furnishing. The right place to give a new experience of lifestyle & interesting design of ideas for residence and environment, thus providing the inspiration to realise the the ideal residence.

This event is an opportunity to discover the latest products and technologies to answer the needs of the decor and spatial planning. Bring business networking between industry, interior designers, and architects. Total 100 participants will participate in Decorintex.

For more details, please visit

9-12 October 2019: Kitchen + Bathroom Indonesia 2019

Kitchen + Bathroom Indonesia’s 2nd edition in 2019 will further introduce the latest state-of-the-art technologies, equipment, building materials and accessories for home architecture, construction, interior finish and design improvement works. The showcases will cover Kitchen Furniture, Kitchen Equipment & Accessories, Kitchen Electric Appliances, Sinks, Taps and Fittings, Bathroom Equipment & Accessories, Kitchen and Bathroom Décor, Smart Home Control & Installation Systems, Green Home Technologies & Solutions and other related applications.

Home and commercial buyers can look out for popular products such as; smart automation and motion sensor systems – automatic sanitation or self-cleaning toilets – digital faucets – infrared tap & touchless technologies – programmable & timed shower setting – chromotherapy – stand-alone soaking tubs, refrigerated bathroom cabinets – LCD shower panels – integrated kitchen appliances cabinet and others. Exhibit that visitors would not want to miss are those that offer creative amenities organization, sleek and modern design, high-end finishes & material use and water conservation & environmentally friendly solutions.

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ConstructionPlusAsia News: CIC recognises BIM training courses and managers

The Construction Industry Council (CIC) held its BIM Certification and Accreditation Schemes certificate presentation ceremony on 1 August 2019.

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ConstructionPlusAsia News: Ongoing protests drag Hong Kong property market down

Weekly transactions involving used homes fell to their lowest level this year on 28 July—down 48.9 per cent to 23 transactions in 35 major private estates, according to  Midland Realty, the South China Morning Post reports.

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