Jawatan Kosong DBP - Dewan Bahasa Pustaka (DBP) or Balai Pustaka Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP) embodied on Jun 22, 1956 in Johor Bharu, Johor as a small office under the Ministry of Lessons. DBP embodiment is to develop the Malay language as the national language and the language of the country to be independent Rasmi then. In the initial ranking, DBP uncoil pure effort in Bukit Timbalan, Johor Bharu.
Results and mailing Malay Language Congress III which took place in Singapore and Johor Bharu on 16 to 21 September 1956, the kingdom has received congressional Want reserves named by the name of Hall Book Language and Library Board. In addition, also, DBP increased extent as the agency has members own institution.
In 1957, DBP has moved to Kuala Lumpur and placed in a wad former hospital on Young Street. The move is to facilitate all the performance of its duties in line with Malay pengisytiharan, namely national language shall be the language of Rasmi single country.
In 1959, DBP has raised the standard to a body berkanun through Language and Library Board Ordinan 1959. In raising this point, DBP empowered autonomy, namely i) is essentially a special menggubal ii) develop training programs and the development of language and the humanities, and iii) undertake the publishing and book trade competitively and according to the principles and practice and profesion publishing company.
On January 31, 1962, DBP has been moved to its own building in Jalan Airport Lama Field (now Jalan Language Council). In 1977, DBP expand to East Malaysia with the opening of two officials in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah and Kuching, Sarawak. This is followed by the opening of three Northern Territory DBP officials in Bukit Mertajam, Penang (1999), Eastern DBP officials in Kota Bharu, Kelantan (1999) and DBP officials Southern Region in Johor Bharu, Johor (2003).
Now the building has one mother DBP officials Baharu. DBP tower construction project which has beginning on 1997 and set in 2003.