Cultural CSR TBIG Receives PR Indonesia Awards 2017

The PR Indonesia Awards motivate the company to continuously improve its contribution to the society as its strong commitment to build good relationships and responsible to the company’s stakeholders

 

Denpasar, BALI, March 24, 2017 – CSR Program of PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure, Tbk. (“TBIG”) in the field of cultural preservation and economic development of communities at the grassroots level  through Rumah Batik TBIG and Koperasi Bangun Bersama receives an award from Public Relations Indonesia Awards (PRIA) 2017 for the category of PR Program; sub category Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) conducted by private corporations.

The 2nd PR Indonesia Awards 2017 is a tribute to all public relations activities which have successfully established the credibility and trust of a corporation or institution. The National competition presents five (5) categories of awards and performed by a team of judges from the elements of experts and PR professionals, leaders of PR association/organization, senior journalists and photographers, design practitioners and Indonesian PR branding Gurus. The awarding ceremony was held in Kuta, Bali on March 24, 2017.

Since 2014, TBIG operates Rumah Batik TBIG and Koperasi Bangun Bersama in Wiradesa, Pekalongan, Central Java. This is a cultural empowerment program through batik craftship and entrepreneurial training for underprivileged and drop-out children.

President Director of PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure, Tbk., Herman Setya Budi said, “Rumah Batik TBIG aims to provide trainings and empowerment to support the micro-scale batik artisans to be able to grow. Rumah Batik TBIG also intends to build the entrepreneurial spirit of the people and the young generation in the micro business through increased access to capital and marketing distribution assistance through Koperasi Bangun Bersama.” 

Further he said, “The PR Indonesia Awards motivate us to continuously improve the company’s contribution to the society as a strong commitment to build good relationships and responsible for the company’s stakeholders.”

Rumah Batik TBIG also innovates in the conservation and development of natural dyes for batik, which is certainly environment-friendly. Batik artisans in Rumah Batik TBIG are developing batik dyes from coffee waste produced in the plantations owned by the community in Pekalongan.

TBIG CSR programs in the cultural field is a sustainable program and carries a mission to help preserving batik as well as improving the living standards of batik artisans.

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About PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk :

PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk (“TBIG”) is a provider of telecommunications infrastructure for the placement of BTS by telecommunications operators in Indonesia.

TBIG is publicly listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange and is majority owned by Saratoga Group and Provident Capital. http://www.tower-bersama.com/

For More Information :

Helmy Yusman Santoso                               

Direktur & Corporate Secretary

PT. Tower Bersama  Group

Phone: +6221-2924 8900

Fax: +6221-2157 2015