BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS  PRN2023
Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Current Affairs  >  Baram Dam - A Final Resolution?

Baram Dam - A Final Resolution?

Peter Kallang

14-Apr-16 08:35

Baram Dam - A Final Resolution?

Villagers affected by the Baram dam celebrated a victory after the Sarawak government announced last month that it would revoke the gazette over land earmarked for the hydroelectric project and its reservoir. It was a victory that acknowledged the community’s customary land rights. Some 20,000 people from 30 villages would have been affected if the gazette which allowed for the acquisition their land was maintained. Today we explore the reasons of the revocation of the gazette under Sarawak’s Land Code, and the events leading up to the halting of the project.



This report is by Sonia Naidu and Keith Kam.


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories: 

Tags:  baram damgazetterevokeconservationsarawak state governmentland rights





Play / Pause

Listen now : Redefining Success: Smacking Noodles

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Shamsul Bahar Mohd Nor, Group Chief Executive Officer, Malaysian Green Technology & Climate Change Corporation (MGTC)

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

What's the Focus

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Hazwan Najib and Marian Virumandi, Health Digital Technologies

11:05 AM

Tech Talk

MSP with Matt Armitage

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

2:05 PM

Front Row

The Elixir of Love

2:30 PM

Front Row

The Kuala Lumpur Exchange 2023

3:05 PM

Redefining Success

Smacking Noodles

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Doctor in the House: Malaysia’s Blueprint for The Aged Population

5:00 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

Today On Twitter

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

8:05 PM

Just For Kicks

9:00 PM

A Bit of Culture

10:00 PM

Track By Track