The commitment of Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP Indonesia) to make a positive contribution to the community and the environment, and to support economic strength in Bekasi Regency as the company's operational area, is manifested, among other things, through mentoring activities for the creation of a Business Identification Number (NIB) as one of the basis for a business activity permit from an MSME. Facilitated by the Bekasi Regency PMTSP Office, more than 20 members of the MSME Forum were assisted in the creation of an OSS-based NIB, which was held at the West Cikarang sub-district government office building.
Regional Corporate Affairs Manager of CCEP Indonesia, Nurlida Fatmikasari, said the support program for MSME development was aimed at strengthening partnerships and encouraging MSMEs to support the economy after two years of pandemic. “We are very aware that MSMEs are not only part of development growth, but also the foundation and main strength of the economy. MSMEs are also our strategic partners that we should encourage developing further.”
Meanwhile, the Head of the Economic and Development Section of West Cikarang Sub-district, Saundi expressed his great appreciation for Coca-Cola Europacific Partners Indonesia who supported this activity in particular, and West Cikarang SMEs in general. “We really appreciate the support from CCEP Indonesia. In the future, we hope that this form of support and cooperation can continue to be established to help MSMEs, especially related to business development and capabilities so that they can continue to grow to be the best.”
In this event, there was also the submission of a Decree for the Establishment of the Cikarang District MSME Forum, which was represented by Novi as chairman of the West Cikarang MSME Forum as the legality of the official MSME Forum supported by the West Cikarang sub-district government.