Monday, 25 May 2020 | 12:17 WIB

SIG Ready to Implement SOE Ministry’s New Normal Scenario

SIG Ready to Implement SOE Ministry's New Normal Scenario (special)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - State-owned cement company PT Semen Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (IDX:SMGR), also known as SIG, is fully committed to supporting the Indonesian government's efforts in tackling and breaking the chain of COVID-19 coronavirus.

To follow up on the Letter of the Ministry of State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) No S-336/MBU/05/2020 on May 15, 2020 regarding "Anticipation of the New Normal SOE Scenario," the company has prepared the New Normal scenario in SIG and subsidiary companies.

Tina T Kemala Intan, Director of Human Capital & Legal at SIG, said the company will run its business operations amid the New Normal situation with adequate protection and health protocols that prioritize the safety of employees and the public.

"SIG has been proactively following government appeals and policies in protecting workers and the public from the threat of a pandemic in accordance with COVID-19 prevention protocols in all areas of the company's operations. After two months of implementing physical distancing and working form home (WFH) measures, employees and the public are getting used to the conditions of The New Normal,"she said on Wednesday (05/20/2020).

Meanwhile, Sigit Wahono, General Manager of Corporate Communication at SIG, said the New Normal SIG scenario is guided by the policies of the Ministry of SOEs and government guidance through the Task Force for the Acceleration of Handling COVID-19 and the Ministry of Health.

"We have formed a centralized COVID-19 Handling Task Force involving all functional units as well as all subsidiaries under the command of the Director of Human Capital & Legal at SIG. The New Normal scenario is adjusted by taking into account the uniqueness and related policies in each of the company's operational areas. "This scenario will be carried out after Eid al-Fitr followed by a strict COVID-19 protocol," Sigit said.

In harmony with the conditions of The New Normal, SIG continues to introduce the digital platform Sobat Bangun which provides convenience in the construction of environmentally friendly homes.

Sobat Bangun is an online platform that integrates various services related to development needs, such as the needs of design (architects), builders (contractors), construction, filling of home furniture, as well as financial support, among others.

The online platform helps prospective homeowners to build a better, easier, and more efficient homes.