BANDUNG-Financial Services Authority (OJK) Regional Office 2 West Java (Jabar) held an annual meeting with financial services actors in West Java, at the Intercontinental Hotel Bandung, Tuesday (23/1). Present at the meeting include OJK Chairman Jabar Sarwono, West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan and Vice Chairman of OJK Nurhaida Commissioner.
On the occasion, Governor Ahmad Heryawan argues, the existence of the financial services industry in West Java should be able to increase economic growth in West Java, especially finance the sector of SMEs.
"The potential of UMKM is very big in West Java, they become economic drivers so duly bank help, for example give low interest," he said.
Not only provide loans, banks, BI and OJK are also required to provide assistance so that the micro sector can grow and not go bankrupt. Because if the bankruptcy of course the banking will also be a loss.
Meanwhile, previously, Chairman of OJK Jabar said Sarwono, said this meeting to provide an overview of IJK performance in 2017 and the direction of OJK policy in 2018.
OJK has a high commitment to enhance the role of the financial services sector in spurring growth while maintaining sustainability in maintaining financial system stability. Jo