CIREBON – To realize the vision of Cirebon Regency towards Go Smart City, bank bjb Sumber Branch (KC) provides support to local governments in succeeding programs related to smart cities. One form of support is provided by empowering the economy of rural communities where bank bjb encourages the formation of BUMDes Mart as an implementation of Smart Economy concept which is part of the pillars of Smart City.
On Thursday (26/11/2020) at BUMDes Bobos Madani, Bobos Village, Dukupuntang District and BUMDes Subur Makmur Sejahtera, Kebonturi Village, Arjawinangun District, Cirebon Regency, BUMDes Mart which is managed by the two BUMDes was officially launched. The launching event was attended by Cirebon Regent Imron Rosyadi and his staff, Head of Cirebon Bank Indonesia (BI) Representative Office (BI) Bakti Artanta, Head of Cirebon Financial Services Authority Budi Arif Wibisono, Head of MSME Credit Division bank bjb Denny Mulyadi, Head of Regional Office III bank bjb Nunung Suhartini and head of bank bjb Sumber KCAnet Yulisthian.
Head of Corporate Secretary Division of bank bjb Widi Hartoto said that the support for BUMDes Mart establishment is presented by bank bjb as a manifestation of the company's commitment to encouraging various innovation models oriented to regional development, especially in economic sector.
"bank bjb as a driving agent as well as a government partner has an interest in ensuring that the vision of welfare-oriented development can be implemented optimally. Bank bjb is always present to escort the government's steps as well as being a true partner of community in carrying out genuine work to realize the vision of Cirebon Regency as a Smart City," said Widi.
This BUMDes Mart which is managed by BUMDes Bobos Madani and BUMDes Subur Makmur Sejahtera adopts the concept of modern minimarket. Not only is it more modern and well, BUMDes Mart also applies digital technology to support convenience in the transaction process. bank bjb provides a digital transaction device in the form of QRIS Payment that the public can use to make non-cash payments. BUMDes Mart can also serve local tax payments without having to queuing up and wait a long time by using bjb Digi application.
With BUMDes Mart, the community can take advantage of its existence to meet their daily needs. The BUMDes Mart that is established is an indicator for other BUMDes to be able to implement non-cash transactions, to realize the vision of Cirebon Regency towards a digital-based Go Smart City.
In terms of its implementation, bank bjb collaborates with PT Digital UMKM Indonesia (DUI), which has previously collaborated with bank bjb as one of the companies engaged in application solutions for retail and a total solution provider for modern digital kiosks in Indonesia.
The two BUMDes Mart were the result of a selection of BUMDes from 412 villages in Cirebon Regency. Based on the selection stage, four BUMDes units that manage the BUMDes Mart were selected, including the two BUMDes Marts that were inaugurated.
The selection for BUMDes Mart involves a number of regional apparatus organizations (OPD) in Cirebon Regency, including Regional Revenue Agency, Village Community Empowerment Service, and Cirebon Regency Inspectorate. The criteria for the selection are adherence to tax payments for the last two years, comply with administration, management of BUMDes and the feasibility of BUMDes business locations.
DIVISI CORPORATE SECRETARY