CIBINONG – bank bjb and Bogor Regency Government (Pemkab) are collaborating in succeeding the National Economic Recovery (PEN) acceleration program. As one form of this effort, both parties agreed to encourage micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to strengthen their business competitiveness.
This collaboration synergy is part of the agreement between bank bjb and Bogor Regency Government, where on Wednesday (9/9/2020), at the Bogor Regent's Hall, the company and the government agreed on a cooperation agreement (PKS) to facilitate capital services in MSMEs partnership and empowerment.
The signing of this collaboration was carried out by Head of Cibinong Branch Office (KC) bank bjb Boy Pandji Soedrajat with Head of Bogor Regency Cooperatives and MSME Office Asep Mulyana Sudrajat. The signing was also witnessed by Bogor Regent Ade Yasin and Head MSME Credit Division of bank bjb Denny Mulyadi also present were bank bjb officer and the Bogor Regency Government officer.
Head of Corporate Secretary Division bank bjb Widi Hartoto said this cooperation aims to increase efforts to stimulate bank bjb economy through financing schemes for businesses in the productive sector. The regional government also encourages economic recovery efforts through PEN Funds distribution so that the pulse of the economy will back to normal.
"The similarity of bank bjb as a regional bank with local governments through strengthening MSME players is one of the assets for achieving the economic development. Through PEN program, bank bjb as one of the trusted banks to carry out the program, continues to strive so that this program can succeed," said Widi.
Through this agreement, bank bjb will provide the widest possible opportunity for registered MSME players at Bogor Regency Office of Cooperatives and MSMEs to obtain credit facilities. Along with that, bank bjb will also implement the Integrated Community Economic Empowerment (PESAT) program which is one of the flagship programs of bank bjb.
Head of MSME Credit Division bank bjb Denny Mulyadi assessed that increasing the capacity of MSME players is one of the crucial instruments in realizing regional development. To encourage this, bank bjb has prepared various loan products according to the needs of MSMEs as well as competency improvement programs through MSMEs through PESAT.
With this cooperation, it is expected that MSME players in Bogor district will have the opportunity to enjoy bank bjb excellent products and services to grow and develop their business, especially during this COVID-19 pandemic. This step is also in line with Bogor Regency Government Policy of West Java Provincial Government and the central government to continue encouraging the progress of MSME sector, especially through PEN program.
This synergy between bank bjb and Cooperative and MSME Office gained a positive response from Bogor regent. In his speech, Ade Yasin emphasized that bank bjb alignment in regional development looks very genuine. The Regent also invited all parties to take advantage of bank bjb services in order to obtain optimal benefits.
DIVISI CORPORATE SECRETARY