TANGSEL – bank bjb is expanding its business wings and taking penetration steps for financial inclusion in South Tangerang City, Banten Province. Hand in hand with local government and Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs, bank bjb participates in the synergy of financial inclusion programs implementation for youth and women in South Tangerang City.
The event which took place at JHL Solitaire Hotel was held on Tuesday (11/24/2020) and was attended by Head of MSME Credit Division bank bjb Denny Mulyadi, Head of Regional Office IV bank bjb Edi Kurniawan Saputra, Head of bank bjb Tangsel Branch Office (KC) Ockie Castrena Yuliawan, Deputy for Macroeconomic and Financial Coordination of Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs Iskandar Simorangkir, South Tangerang Mayor Airin Rachmi Diany, Secretary of Directorate General of IKM of Ministry of Industry Agus Tavip Riyadi, and Chairperson of Regional Leadership (PD) of Indonesian Mosques Council (DMI) of Tangsel City Heli Slamet.
This event aims to expand the reach of financial inclusion in Tangsel City, especially for youth and women where they are given skills training and encouragement to empower for those who already own micro-scale businesses.
"Through a synergy with Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs and South Tangerang City Government, bank bjb fully supports steps to strengthen the penetration of financial inclusion for all levels of society. A complete understanding of the intricacies and practices of financial industry needs to be grown in public awareness to optimize economic potential in all community business processes so that they can make a greater contribution to regional growth," said Head of Corporate Secretary Division bank bjb Widi Hartoto.
In this series of events, bank bjb also agreed on a number of synergies by signing a memorandum of understanding with DMI Tangsel, also with Bani Abbas Foundation where the agreed MoU was regarding the use of bank bjb ATM cards as well as an agreement on co-branding of santri cards.
bank bjb also provides financing assistance for many MSME players who engaged in various sectors, including customers on behalf of Tigor Raja Humani Siregar as the owner of Auto Mechanics workshop, Hj, Lista Hurustiati as CEO of Gerai Lengkong souvenir center, and Handoko as a trader in Bintaro Market.
It is expected that the empowerment assistance and funding provided by bank bjb can be used optimally to increase the business scale of business actors. It is also expected that the understanding of financial inclusion provided will help business actors see the gaps in financial facilities provided, to boost business capacity in the spirit of sustainable growth.
DIVISI CORPORATE SECRETARY