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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 (  (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...

Aug 28, 2013, 22:00 ET
20th Anniversary MIFF (4-8 Mar 2014) draws strong exhibitor response.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

20th Anniversary MIFF Draws Strong Exhibitor Response

 After another record setting 2013, the Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) is drawing strong exhibitor response for its 20th...

Jul 21, 2013, 21:00 ET

SEAFIE to Debut at 20th Anniversary Malaysian International Furniture Fair

UBM Malaysia announced today that the inaugural Southeast Asia Furniture & Interiors Import-Export Exhibition (SEAFIE) scheduled for 13-16...

Jun 13, 2013, 21:43 ET
Visit SEAFIE 2013, 13-16 September in Kuala Lumpur for mid-to-high end furniture & interiors brand.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

Japanese Companies Eye SEAFIE to Reach out to ASEAN Market

 Japanese furniture and furnishing companies have announced participation at the inaugural Southeast Asia Furniture & Interiors...

Apr 04, 2013, 03:00 ET
MIFF 2013 Posted Record US$854 Million Sales.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) 2013 Posts Record US$854 Million Sales

The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF), which is Southeast Asia's leading industry show, has posted yet another record sales of US$854...

Dec 24, 2012, 01:00 ET

MIFF 2013 Gets Bigger by 25% with the Exclusive Participation of Muar Furniture Association

The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) today announced a major strategic alliance with the Muar Furniture Association (MFA), one of...