Announcement Archives

Announcement & Notice Archives

2020

29 July 2020 – Notifications and short video clips from Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)

10 July 2020 – Request For Feedback On Intake Of Foreign Construction Workers

9 July 2020 – DOSH Chief Inspector Special Order

29 June 2020 – Notice of Changes of Frequency of Publication for Master Builders Journal for year 2020

26 June 2020 – Latest Update as of 24 June 2020 Entry Permission for Expatriates with an Active Pass and Approved Application who are Abroad

26 June 2020 – Notification From Ministry Of Finance (MOF) On Advance Payment

25 June 2020 – Request For Feedback To Ministry Of Finance (MOF) From MBAM Member Companies That Have Problems With Corresponding Bank On Loan Facilities Due To Covid-19 Pandemic

24 June 2020 – Latest Procedure on the Entrance of Foreign Nationals to Malaysia

16 June 2020 – Updated FAQ Related To Recovery Movement Control Order (PKPP) By The Ministry Of Works

16 June 2020 – Urgent Request For Feedback By MITI For MBAM Member Companies That Have Problems With Corresponding Bank On Loan Approvals Due To Covid-19 Pandemic

10 June 2020 – Updated SOP For The Construction Industry, PENJANA and RMCO

10 June 2020 – Press Statement: MBAM President, Foo Chek Lee As The New Asean Constructors Federation (ACF) Chairman

9 June 2020 – Financing Facilities By Bank Negara Malaysia For SMEs

1 June 2020 – The Scope Of Program Saringan Prihatin Perkeso To Be Expanded With Screening Subsidy For Employers

1 June 2020 – Provision Under Section 17a Of The MACC Act 2018 Takes Effect From 1st June 2020

29 May 2020 – Invitation To Provide Feedback And Suggestions On The Proposed Bill As A Temporary Measure To Reduce The Impact Of Covid-19

23 May 2020 – A Quick MBAM Survey On Construction Industry Due To Covid-19 Pandemic

22 May 2020 – Notice of Office Closure

18 May 2020 – Postponement of MBAM 66th Anniversary Dinner

16 May 2020 – SOP By The Ministry Of Human Resources Malaysia (MOHR)

15 May 2020 – Survey On Construction Project Details

15 May 2020 – Covid-19 Screening To Focus On Foreign Workers In Two Sectors

14 May 2020 – CIDB Survey On The Issues And Challenges Faced By Construction Companies To Resume Business And Operation During Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO)

14 May 2o20 – Procedure For Renewal Application Process Of The Contractor Registration Certificate (PPK) During The Covid-19 Movement Control Order (PKP)

14 May 2020 – Notice By CIDB Malaysia Dated 11 May 2020

12 May 2020 – Updated FAQ Related To Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) By The Ministry Of Works

8 May 2020 – FAQ Related To Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) By The Ministry Of International Trade And Industry (MITI)

8 May 2020 – CIDB Press Statement: Senior Minister Of Works Announced CIDB Prihatin Initiative To Ease The Burden Of Contractors And Construction Industry Players

8 May 202 – FAQ Related To Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) By The Ministry Of Works

8 May 2020 – [Info Dissemination]: Micro SMEs to Benefit from Prihatin Special Grant

8 May 2020 – Urgent Feedback On Issues Affecting Issuance Of Certificate Of Completion And Compliance (CCC) Due To Movement Control Order And Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) And The Proposed Recommendations To Resolve The Issues

6 May 2020 – Withdrawal Of MBAM Circular On Covid-19 Test – Special Offer Package For MBAM Members

6 May 2020 – SOCSO Onsite Covid-19 Screening For Construction Employees/Workers Registered With SOCSO (PERKESO)

4 May 2020 – Member’s Feedback Survey

4 May 2020 – Re-Commencement Of Operations/Services

4 May 2020 – Key Learning Points Derived From The Implementation Of The Movement Control Order (MCO) And How The Construction Industry Can Better Prepare To Face Such Pandemic?

2 May 2020 – Queries On The Latest SOP For Construction Industry

1 May 2020 – Adherence To The Conditional Movement Control Order (MCO) By The Malaysian Government

1 May 2020 – Cancellation Of Circular MBAM/25/01/2020/04/30/062 On Request For Urgent Feedback From Members Whose Application Has Been Rejected During The Movement Control Order (MCO)

30 April 2020 – Request For Urgent Feedback From Members Whose Application Has Been Rejected During The Movement Control Order (MCO)

29 April 2020 – COVID-19 Test – Special Offer Package For MBAM Members

29 April 2020 – Download the MySejahtera Application

29 April 2020 – Press Release By The Ministry Of International Trade And Industry

29 April 2020 – Permission For Company Human Resource And Finance Personnel To Return To Workplace To Process Payroll

28 April 2020 – Guidelines for Prihatin Screening Programme (PSP) BY SOCSO

27 April 2020 – Postponement Of The 66th MBAM Annual General Meeting In Compliance To The Directive From The Department Of Registrar Of Societies (JPPM) Dated 16 March 2020

27 April 2020 – Survey On Impact Of Covid-19 On The Construction

23 April 2020 – Survey for contractors who have been approved to operate

22 April 2020 – How Can Construction Industry Recover Post-MCO

22 April 2020 – Feedback for National Budget 2021

21 April 2020 – MATRADE Survey on Impact of COVID-19 to Malaysian Exporters

21 April 2020 – Invitation to participate in IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY) Survey

21 April 2020 – Additional Measures By BNM To Assist SMEs Affected By COVID-19 – SMEs To Be More Vigilant of Scams

21 April 2020 – FAQ By The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) No. 4

20 April 2020 – Announcement On The Usage Of Standard Operating Procedures And Guidelines Documents

19 April 2020 – Survey On How Many MBAM Members Apply For Restarting Of Work 

GUIDELINES FOR THE PREVENTION OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC FOR THE WORKERS AT CENTRALISED LABOUR QUARTERS (CLQ) click here

ACCCIM’S QUICK-TAKE SURVEY ON THE PREPARATION OF POST MCO’S EXIT STRATEGY click here

NOTICE OF EXTENSION OF OFFICE CLOSURE (15 – 28 April 2020) click here

FAQ BY THE MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY (MITI) NO. 3 click here

MITI CALL CENTRE FOR COVID-19 click here

MBAM SITE OPERATING GUIDELINES – PROTECTING YOUR WORKFORCE FROM COVID-19 click here

SURVEY ON G1-G2 CONTRACTORS AFFECTED BY THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) click here

APPROVAL TO OPERATE ADDITIONAL SECTORS TO BOLSTER THE ECONOMY POST COVID-19 AS PER MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY, MALAYSIA (MITI) PRESS STATEMENT click here

URGENT FEEDBACK REQUEST FROM MBAM MEMBERS ON INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION COMPANY PRIORITISATION LIST AS REQUESTED BY MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY, MALAYSIA (MITI) click here

URGENT FEEDBACK REQUEST FROM MBAM MEMBERS ON LIST OF CONTRACTORS, SUB-CONTRACTORS, SUPPLIERS BOTH MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT, SCOPE OF WORK INVOLVED BY COMPANY AND A LIST OF WORKERS AND STAFF AS REQUESTED BY MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY, MALAYSIA (MITI) click here

FAQ BY THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCES MALAYSIA NO. 4 AND MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY NO. 2 click here

Solicit Feedback on Problems Encountered by Businesses and Proposed Remedial Measures click here

URGENT FEEDBACK REQUEST FROM MBAM MEMBERS ON WHAT ACTIONS OR MEASURES THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY NEED TO TAKE AFTER THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) IS LIFTED TO ENSURE SUSTAINABILITY AND GROWTH click here

URGENT FEEDBACK REQUEST FROM MBAM MEMBERS ON HOW CONSTRUCTION PROJECT CAN CONTINUE WORK AFTER THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) IS LIFTED click here

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT MALAYSIA click here

URGENT FEEDBACK REQUEST FROM MBAM MEMBERS ON ESTIMATED FINANCIAL LOSSES DUE TO MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) click here

THE MINISTRY OF WORKS MALAYSIA AND FAQ BY THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCES MALAYSIA NO. 3 click here

URGENT FEEDBACK REQUEST FROM MBAM MEMBERS FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NOT RECEIVED PAYMENT FROM THE GOVERNMENT ON INPUT TAX FOR GOODS AND SERVICES TAX (GST) click here

NOTICE OF EXTENSION OF OFFICE CLOSURE click here

FEEDBACK REQUEST FOR INVEST SELANGOR ON IMPACT DUE TO MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) click here

MBAM Press Statement – MBAM THANKS THE GOVERNMENT FOR THE ADDITIONAL STIMULUS PACKAGE AS ANNOUNCED BY THE HONOURABLE PRIME MINISTER click here

URGENT APPEAL FOR DONATION IN AID OF FRONTLINE MEDICAL SERVICES STAFF FIGHTING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC click here

Measures to Facilitate Import and Export Activities for Non-Essential Goods during Movement Control Order (MCO) Period click here

UPDATED FAQ BY THE MINISTRY OF WORKS MALAYSIA click here

FAQ RELATED TO MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER BY THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCES MALAYSIA (MOHR) NO. 2 click here

Solicit Feedback On Problems Encountered By Businesses And Proposed Remedial Measures click here

CONDITIONS OF THE OPERATION FOR CERTAIN MANUFACTURING SECTORS UNDER THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER FROM 18 TO 31 MARCH 2020 click here

FAQ BY THE MINISTRY OF WORKS MALAYSIA click here

Guidelines on Handling Issues Relating to the Spread of COVID-19 Disease at Workplace click here

Useful Guidelines and Notices related to COVID-19 click here

ADHERENCE TO THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER BY THE MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT click here

DEFERMENT OF MBAM ACTIVITIES UNTIL 30th JUNE 2020 click here

NOTICE OF OFFICE CLOSURE click here

REMINDER TO ALL MBAM MEMBERS ON THE CURRENT COVID-19 SITUATION click here

URGENT FEEDBACK TO THE SECRETARIAT COMMITTEE FOR THE MONITORING OF COVID-19, MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY, MALAYSIA (MITI) ON BUSINESS IMPACT OF COVID-19 click here

Compliance Directive to the Occupational Safety and Health Act (Act) 1994 Relating to the Steps to Prevention of Occupational Therapy in 2019 (COVID-19) click here

REDUCTION OF THE MINIMUM STATUTORY EPF CONTRIBUTION RATE FOR EMPLOYEES FROM 11% TO 7% click here

[POSTPONEMENT] CIDB CERTIFIED CONSTRUCTION MANAGER (CCM) PROGRAMME BRIEFING, 18/03/2020 (WED) @ UPM, SERDANG click here

Sponsorship Invitation for MBAM Badminton Tournament 2020 click here

GUIDELINES ON HANDLING ISSUES RELATING TO CONTAGIOUS OUTBREAKS INCLUDING CORONA VIRUS DISEASE 19 (COVID-19) click here

PERMISSION TO USE MASTER BUILDERS ASSOCIATION MALAYSIA (MBAM) LOGO click here

REQUEST FOR FEEDBACK ON THE IMPACT OF CORONA VIRUS DISEASE 19 (COVID-19) TO THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY/ECONOMY click here

INVITATION TO LAUNCH OF BEXEL MANAGER BIM SOFTWARE 20 Feb 2020 PJ HILTON click here

FINAL DETERMINATION OF AN ANTI-DUMPING INVESTIGATION CONCERNING IMPORTS OF STEEL CONCRETE REINFORCING BAR ORIGINATING OR EXPORTED FROM THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE AND THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY click here

SPONSORSHIP INVITATION FOR MBAM FELLOWSHIP click here

MARKET SURVEY FOR MASTERS OF SCIENCE (MSC) IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT (CONSTRUCTION LAW) click here

MEMBER’S FEEDBACK SURVEY 2020 click here

Sharing of Case Judgements click here

2019

FEEDBACK ON INTAKE OF FOREIGN CONSTRUCTION WORKERS FROM INDIA click here

SURVEY ON SITE SAFETY SUPERVISOR (SSS) COURSE click here

MBAM Office Closure for Christmas Day 2019 click here

MOHR Media Release – Pelaksanaan Gaji Minimum RM1,200 Sebulan Di Bandar-Bandar Utama click here

BEWARE OF FRAUDULENT PROJECT INVITATON TO TENDER click here

PROGRAM SKIM INSENTIF BIM 2019 click here

INCOME TAX (DEDUCTION FOR EMPLOYMENT OF SENIOR CITIZEN, EX-CONVICT, PAROLEE, SUPERVISED PERSON AND EX-DRUG DEPENDANT) RULES 2019 click here

PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR INSTALLATION OF YDP AGONG ON 30 JULY 2019 click here

Notice of 65th MBAM Annual General Meeting click here

Low steel margin pulls Lion Industries into second straight losing quarter click here

PRELIMINARY NOTICE OF 65TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF MBAM click here

Memorandum Bagi Majlis Konsultasi Belanjawan 2020 click here

Appeal for Sponsorship NRMCA Concrete Convention to be Held on 27th June 2019 click here

RMCD Latest Annoucement click here

Final determination On Administrative Review Investigation of An Anti-Dumping Duty with Regard to The Imports of Cold rolled Coils of Alloy and Non-Alloy Steel Originating or Exported from The People’s Republic of China, Republic of Korea and socialist Republic of Viet Nam click here

Reduction of Levy Rate for Extension of Foreign Worker Beyond 10 Years click here
 
Chinese steel, iron ore fall on renewed trade tension click here

MITI initiates anti-dumping probe on steel rebar imports click here

Reduced extension levy fees for foreign workers finally enforced click here

MITI Media Release – INITIATION OF ANTI-DUMPING INVESTIGATION CONCERNING IMPORTS OF COLD-ROLLED COILS OF IRON OR NON-ALLOY STEEL, OF WIDTH MORE THAN 1,300MM ORIGINATING IN OR EXPORTED BY THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, JAPAN, REPUBLIC OF KOREA AND THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM click here

MITI to review anti-dumping measures on imports of reinforced cement sheets from Thailand click here

NEW REGULATION RELATED TO CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY: SOLID WASTE AND PUBLIC CLEANSING MANAGEMENT (SCHEME FOR CONSTRUCTION SOLID WASTE REGULATION 2018) click here

INFORMATION ON NON-PAYMENT FOR GOVERNMENT PROJECTS REQUESTED BY MINISTRY OF FINANCE, MALAYSIA click here

MBAM Appeal For Exemption On Sales And Service Tax “SST” On ” Prestressing” Materials Uses In The Construction Industry click here

OFFICE CLOSURE NOTICE FOR CHINESE NEW YEAR click here

GENERAL REVIEW OF THE DRAFT “GREEN RATING FOR RESIDENTIAL AND NON-RESIDENTIAL BUILDING FACILITIES” click here

HIRING FOREIGN WORKERS (FW) PROGRAMME FOR G1 – G3 CONTRACTORS click here

ROYAL MALAYSIAN CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT (RMCD) LATEST ANNOUNCEMENTS click here

2018

Appeal on SST and the treatment of GST on Retention Sum click here

Bogus Notice for Tender click here

MBAM Comments On Budget 2019 click here

Maklumbalas Laporan Berita Harian Bertajuk ‘KDN Arah Batal PLKS Diluluskan Menteri Terdahulu’ Bertarikh 22 Jun 2018 click here

Reminder: CIDB Accreditation of Site Supervisors and Skill Workers click here

Program Rehiring Tamat 30 Jun 2018 click here

MS 1498 : Safety Glass in Buildings click here

Registration Of Information And Company Account Number  With The Evendor System click here

Malaysia’s 2017 labour productivity up 3.6% click here

Use of CMA to surface roads benefits 440,000 rubber smallholders: Ahmad Zahid click here

“Master Builders” name has been wrongfully used click here

PEMAKLUMAN TARIKH PENGGUNAAN NO PPS DALAM SISTEM E-PERMIT click here

BUILDING MATERIAL NOT THE CAUSE OF HIGH HOUSING PRICES click here

2017

MAKLUMAN ULASAN UMUM BAGI TEMPOH 01 DISEMBER 2017 – 31 JANUARI 2018 click here

PUBLIC CONSULTATION: MARKET REVIEW OF BUILDING MATERIALS IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY UNDER THE COMPETITION ACT 2010 click here

ANNOUNCEMENT OF GENERAL REVIEW FOR THE PERIOD 15 SEPTEMBER 2017 – 15 NOVEMBER 2017 click here

NOTICE OF AMENDMENT OF POWER QUALITY STANDARDS click here

FEDERAL GAZETTE (13/4/2017): NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE FINAL DETERMINATION OF AN INVESTIGATION WITH REGARD TO STEEL CONCRETE REINFORCING BAR PRODUCTS IMPORTED INTO MALAYSIA click here

NOTICE OF CHIEF INSPECTOR SPECIAL ORDER TO THE PROJECT MANAGER ON THE MANAGEMENT AND SAFE OPERATION OF TOWER CRANES IN 2017 click here