CIANJUR – Acting Regent of Cianjur Herman Suherman presented the Webinar and Talkshow for bank bjb with BUMDes in Cianjur Regency, Thursday, April 15, 2021. The event called "Healthy BUMDes Towards Independent Villages with bank bjb" took place in Gede Pangrango room, the hall of bank bjb Cianjur Branch office.
The event was held in a hybrid manner, a combination of offline talk at bank bjb Cianjur branch office and online audience through the zoom application. On this occasion, Herman explained about the formation of Regional-Owned Enterprises (BUMD) which will later collaborate with Village-Owned Enterprises (BUMDes) as an accelerator of BUMDes development.
"BUMD Sugih Mukti will be engaged in agriculture and trade. In the future, this BUMD will become the "foster father" of BUMDes in villages for its management," said Herman.
He said, BUMDes is an important element to form an independent village. Of the 345 villages in Cianjur, there are 300 villages that have BUMDes.
"It is targeted that all villages must have BUMDes if they want their village to develop," he said.
Meanwhile, Head of bank bjb Cianjur branch Erry Rinaldi said that currently his party is trying to optimize BUMDes to improve the economy in villages. Of the 354 villages in Cianjur, as many as 40 BUMDes have been registered as bank bjb Online Payment Point (PPOB) partners.
"We will optimize the management of village and BUMDes resources which will have an impact on the Village Revenue and Expenditure Budget (APBDes)," said Erry.
In line with this, Head of Corporate Secretary Division bank bjb Widi Hartoto said, bank bjb is ready to encourage the growth of BUMDes as a form of commitment to boost people’s welfare, which in turn can strengthen the national economy.
"Bank bjb always supports all efforts to improve regional economy, one of which is by encouraging the growth of BUMDes through cooperation with BUMD. BUMDes is a vital element in realizing the economic resilience of rural communities," he said.
In the talkshow session, a number of speakers were also present to discuss the potential and development of BUMDes. Including information related to bank bjb program that encourages the creation of an independent village.
The speakers who delivered the material included the Head of Village Community Empowerment Service Cianjur Regency, Ahmad Danial, Head of Economy and Investment Cianjur Regency, Cicih Permasih. As well as the Commercial Business Manager of Bank bjb Cianjur, Gilang Wahyudi Riswara and representatives of PT Value Stream, Asep Miftahurrohman.
DIVISI CORPORATE SECRETARY