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Nov 27, 2014, 07:42 ET
(from L-R) Pn Noormah Mohd Noor - ERL CEO, YB Datuk Seri Panglima Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim - Chairman, Lembaga Tabung Haji, YBhg Tan Sri Mohd Nadzmi Mohd Salleh - Executive Chairman - ERL, YB Dato' Seri Jamil Khir Baharom - Minister in Prime Minister's Department, YB Dato' Sri Liow Tiong Lai - Minister of Transport, Mr Wang Run - Chairman CRC, His Excellency Huang Huikang - China Ambassador in Malaysia, YBhg Dato' Yeoh Seok Hong - Executive Director, YTL Corporation Berhad and Mr Zhou Chuanhe - Deputy General Manager/GM for Overseas Sales, CRC.

Express Rail Link & Changchun Railway Ink Agreement for Purchase of New Trains

 Rail Business Asia congratulates Express Rail Link Sdn. Bhd. (ERL) who has successfully signed an agreement with Changchun Railway Vehicles...

Nov 27, 2014, 00:55 ET
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony by H. E. U. Myint Swe (Chief Minister of Yangon Region), U. Win Khaing (President of MES), General Tan Sri Dato Seri Panglima Mohd Azumi (Rtd) (Co-Chairman of UBM Malaysia)

MyanmarWater 2014 Event Thrives on Water Industry and Advances to a Larger Venue in 2015

YANGON, Myanmar, Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MyanmarWater 2014, Myanmar's No. 1 International Water Supply, Sanitation, Water Resources,...

Nov 04, 2014, 02:37 ET

Salon international du mobilier de Malaisie 2015 : une plateforme unique d'approvisionnement pour les acheteurs du Moyen-Orient et d'Afrique

 Le Salon international du mobilier de Malaisie 2015 (MIFF, Malaysian International Furniture Fair)  fera son retour en mars prochain...

Oct 14, 2014, 09:00 ET
Dining collection launched by Aik Chee

Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2015 Sets Trade Platform for US Buyers and Importers

 Coinciding with the United States' economic recovery to pre-recession years with reported GDP increase of 4.2% this summer (by US Chamber of...

Sep 23, 2014, 06:48 ET
MIFF 2015, 3-7 March (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

MIFF 2015 Readies to Open Asia Season

The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF), Southeast Asia's largest and most important international furniture business platform, will...

Sep 18, 2014, 11:00 ET
Opening Address by Minister of Works, Y.B. Datuk Fadillah bin Haji Yusof (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

International Construction Week 2014 in Co-operating with Ecobuild Southeast Asia 2014 Kicked off with a Grand Opening Ceremony by Ministry of Works, Malaysia

 International Construction Week 2014 in co-operating with Ecobuild Southeast Asia 2014 kicked off with a grand opening ceremony this morning...

Sep 15, 2014, 22:01 ET

2nd Edition of Ecobuild Southeast Asia Opens Tomorrow

Hosted by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB Malaysia), Ecobuild Southeast Asia 2014 will open its doors from...

Sep 10, 2014, 22:07 ET

The 2nd edition of Ecobuild Southeast Asia kicks off next week to Feature Record Number of Companies, Robust Conference Program and Innovative Product Debuts

Leading Event for Sustainable Design, Construction and Built Environment will be held together with the International Construction Week (ICW 2014)...

Aug 28, 2014, 22:18 ET
MIFF FDC 2015 Design Workshop - "Behind-the-Design" (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

Miff Furniture Design Competition Raises the Bar

 Malaysia's top furniture design contest, MIFF FurnitureDesign Competition (MIFF FDC) makes a return with a brand new theme this year - 'Living...

Jun 19, 2014, 01:08 ET

Philbeauty, The First International Beauty Trade Show to Come to Manila

 Hundreds of buyers streamed into the first international beauty trade show in the Philippines taking place at the SMX Convention...

May 29, 2014, 04:26 ET

Philbeauty, the First International Beauty Trade Show to Debut in Manila

Beauty professionals in the Philippines are gearing up for the first beauty trade event in the country promising international exhibits from...

Apr 07, 2014, 05:15 ET
MIFF 2014 nets more buyers and record orders.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2014 Nets More Buyers And Record Orders

 The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) drew more buyers and record orders at its 20th anniversary edition held from March 4 to...

Mar 20, 2014, 05:54 ET

More International Participants Sign up for the First Beauty Trade Show in the Philippines

Organisers of the first beauty trade show to be launched in Philippines, UBM, are pleased to welcome international exhibitors to the show....

Mar 04, 2014, 09:15 ET

20th Malaysian International Furniture Fair Kicks off on Rousing Note

Thousands of buyers streamed into Southeast Asia's leading furniture show for a rousing start to the Malaysian International Furniture Fair...

Feb 16, 2014, 23:00 ET
MIFF launches its first-ever app (www.miff.com.my).  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

MIFF 2014 Reports 40 Per Cent Spike In Pre-Registration

With less than three weeks left to its opening, the Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) has attracted...

Jan 05, 2014, 20:00 ET
20th Anniversary MIFF Exhibitor – Fella Design.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

MIFF to Fete Loyal Exhibitors at 20th Anniversary

Securing new markets, quality buyers and an experienced show organiser draw exhibitors back year after year to the Malaysian International Trade...

Nov 12, 2013, 20:30 ET

FIDexpo, the Russian International Furniture Exhibition confirms Indonesian and Taiwan Pavilions

AMKRI, the Asosiasi Mebel dan Kerajinan Indonesia (Indonesia Furniture and Handicraft Manufacturers Association) have confirmed their presence...

Oct 04, 2013, 05:01 ET
More Muar Furniture Producers To Exhibit at MIFF 2014.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

More Muar Furniture Producers To Exhibit at MIFF 2014

More furniture producers from Muar, the furniture city of Malaysia, will exhibit at the 20th anniversary of the Malaysian International Furniture...

Sep 27, 2013, 09:44 ET

UBM ASEAN to Launch the Philippines' First International Beauty Trade Show

UBM ASEAN is pleased to announce the launch of PhilBeauty, a brand new international beauty trade show in the Philippines. This will be the only...

Sep 20, 2013, 07:05 ET

Intermach Myanmar | Subcon Myanmar | Myanmar Water 2013 - 3 shows set the stage for growth in the new Myanmar!

 Today the general international belief is that Myanmar presents an excellent opportunity for investment. Myanmar is ripe for development and...