April 13, 2017

International Construction Week 2017 (ICW 2016), the 17th instalment of the region’s biggest trade event for the construction industry, was launched on 13 April 2016 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre by Dato’ Sri Haji Fadillah Bin Haji Yusof, Minister of Works Malaysia.

Organised by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) and United Business Media (UBM), this year’s trade event with the theme ‘Towards Enhancing Quality and Safety in Construction’ which also hosted a Construction Career Fair 2017 with a series of career talks and interview sessions for university students to encourage youth to explore opportunities in the industry.  CLAB participated in the Construction Career Fair that provides a medium for industry players and institutions of technical in disseminating information and career path in construction.

The opening ceremony was followed by a press conference with The Minister of Works and CIDB Chief Executive Dato’ Ir Ahmad Asri Abdul Hamid held at the venue of the Career Fair hall. ICW 2017’s exhibition component is being held from 12-14 April.