The longest bridge in the Baram Region is built at Long
San. Spanning 840 feet and costing of over RM8 million, the
bridge provides access to all in the forest community and
stimulates development in the area.
The Community Affairs Department is established in
The first Samling scholarship is established for Malaysian
students entering tertiary education.
Sela'an-Linau Forest Management Unit (FMU) establishes a
Community Liaison Committee, a formal body comprising
representatives of major stakeholders to discuss matters of
common interests pertaining to the FMU.
MOU with Wildlife Conservation Society, New York
BCL establishes the Upper Pomeroon and Esseiquibo Joint
Community Relations Committees.
Samling establishes "Janji", a community
self-sustaining programme to promote the art and craft of the
indigenous communities in Malaysia. A "Janji" sales outlet
was set up in Suria KLCC, Malaysia's leading shopping centre.