BANDUNG - Located at Telkom University, Bank Indonesia opened a reading corner or BI Corner. The inauguration at the same time was held for BI Sangga Buana University Corner and Bandung Islamic University, Thursday (11/4).
The head of the Bank Indonesia West Java Rupiah and SLA Money Management Payment System Sukarelawati group said that Bank Indonesia continuously strives to provide a correct understanding to the public about the existence and role of the Indonesian economy through educational and socialization activities.
"Not only through the core function, but through one of the other programs namely the Bank Indonesia Social Program (PSBI) to carry out education and quality improvement activities
public education, "he said after the event.
Through one of the leading themes of "Smart Indonesia", BI initiated the BI Corner Program to support efforts to strengthen public understanding of the existence and role of BI, while at the same time encouraging education and improving the quality of education through the provision of quality book collections in the community. This is inseparable from efforts to create a generation of fond of reading, especially for starting from early childhood to college students.
He said, Bank Indonesia had built a BI Corner which was easily accessible by the community and surrounding communities as many as 11 (eleven) including the BI Corner in Dispusipda Prov. West Java, Dispusipda City of Bandung, Dispusipda City of Garut, Arpusda Kab. Cianjur, BICorner Bogor Wanganese Boarding School, Padjajaran University, UIN Sunan Gunung Jati Bandung, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia, Sukamiskin Prison, Al-Falah Islamic Boarding School and Karsa Mandiri PAUD in Bandung.
"The three BI corners that were built in 2018 are Telkom University, UNISBA and Sanggabuana University which we will officially launch today," he concluded. jo