Kuala Lumpur International Book Fair 2018

Event details

  • Friday | April 27, 2018 to Sunday | May 6, 2018
  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • PUTRA WORLD TRADE CENTRE (PWTC)

About KLIBF

Ministry of Education Malaysia via the National Book Council of Malaysia (NBCM) organises the Kuala Lumpur International Book Fair (KLIBF) in collaboration with six Malaysian book industry associations.  KLIBF is an annual major event in the global publishing calendar.

Since a humble beginning in 1981, KLIBF has recorded more than 2 million visitors from year 2013 to date.  In consequence, this is resulted from the strategic and perfect venue for ‘bibliophile’ or book-lovers to get various books both old and new publications.

Besides, various activities are being carried out by publishers across the regions, which accelerate the celebration and excitement of KLIBF.

The launch of books, seminars, conventions and so forth are among the activities conducted to cater the needs of book-lovers community from all walks of life.


 

Tentang PBAKL

Kementerian Pelajaran Malaysia melalui Majlis Buku Kebangsaan Malaysia (MBKM) akan menganjurkan Pesta Buku Antarabangsa Kuala Lumpur (PBAKL) dengan kerjasama enam persatuan industri buku Malaysia. PBAKL merupakan acara utama dalam kalendar global penerbitan bagi setiap tahun.

Bermula tahun pertama, 1981, PBAKL berjaya mencatatkan lebih daripada 2 juta bilangan pengunjung pada tahun 2013 sehingga kini. Hal ini demikian, kerana ia merupakan tempat yang sempurna dan strategik bagi pencinta buku mendapatkan pelbagai buku sama ada terbitan lama mahupun baru.

Selain itu, pelbagai kegiatan dilaksanakan oleh penerbit di seluruh rantau ini, sekaligus merancakkan sambutan dan kemeriahan PBAKL.

Pelancaran buku, seminar, konvensyen dan sebagainya adalah antara aktiviti yang turut dijalankan bagi memenuhi keperluan komuniti pembaca yang tergolong daripada semua lapisan masyarakat.

 

Event details | Maklumat acara:

 

Event Dates  

April 27th until May 6th 2018 (10 days)

 

Venue  

Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur

 

Time  

Monday – Thursday (10 am – 7 pm)

Friday – Sunday & Public Holiday (10 am – 9 pm)

 

Organizer  

Ministry of Education through the National Book Council of Malaysia (MBKM)

In collaboration with;

–          Malaysian Book Exporters and Importers Associations (MBEIA)

–          Malaysian Book Contractor Association (PKBM)

–          Academic Publication Council of Malaysia (MAPIM)

–          Malaysian Booksellers Association (MBA)

–          Malaysian Book Publishers Association (MABOPA)

–          National Bumiputera Book Publishers Association (PPPBBM)

 

    Accommodation  

1)      Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur (5 star)

Jalan Putra, 50350, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Website: https://www.seripacifichotel.com

RESERVATION

Tel: (603) 4042 5555

Fax: (603) 4043 8717

Email: resv@seripacific.com

 

2)      Sunway Putra Hotel Kuala Lumpur (5 star)

100 Jalan Putra, 50350 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Website: http://putra.sunwayhotels.com

Room Reservations: spkl.reservations@sunwayhotels.com

Tel: +603 4040 9888

Fax: +603 4043 0700

 

Transportation  

PWTC is within easy walking distance of a mall, restaurants and entertainment centres. It is situated next to KL’s Golden Triangle, and only 45 minutes from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

 

The venue is highly accessible through road, rail (LRT and KTM), and is serviced by frequent bus and taxi services.

 

Public Transportation:

  • Star LRT

Take the Star LRT, stop at the PWTC station. The centre is within walking distance from the PWTC Star LRT station.

 

  • Putra Line

Take the Putra Line, stop at the Masjid Jamek Station and take the STAR LRT to the PWTC Station.

 

  • KTM Commuter

Take the KTM Commuter line and stop at Putra Station. PWTC is within walking   distance from the station.

 

  • KL Monorail

Take the Monorail line, stop at Titiwangsa Station. Change to STAR LRT line from Titiwangsa Station to PWTC Station.

 

Contact us  

Klibf.bookfair@gmail.com