BUSINESS INFO – Homecoming during the Idul Fitri holiday is the moment most people have been waiting for. Many are willing to travel long distances to be able to visit family and relatives. Related to that, people need places to rest in the middle of the long journey.
To facilitate the needs of these travelers, PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero) Tbk or BRI synergizes with State-Owned Enterprises (BUMN) to provide homecoming posts at strategic points on the homecoming route.
There are at least three homecoming posts with BUMN provided by BRI in collaboration with related BUMN companies. The first location is on the homecoming route by air, to be precise at Soekarno-Hatta Airport, Cengkareng and in collaboration with PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero).
The second point is on the sea route to be precise on the Voyage 17.2023 shipping route (route A) which serves trips from Tanjung Priok – Batam. The provider of this location is PT Pelayaran Nasional Indonesia (Persero) or Pelni.
Finally, travelers traveling by land will be pampered at the post located on the Batang Semarang Toll Road TIP KM 389 B. BRI continues to work together with PT Jasa Marga (Persero) Tbk to provide a post at this strategic point.
Various interesting facilities can be enjoyed by travelers at the posts operating during the homecoming period (19-21 April 2023) and backflow (25 April-1 May 2023). Starting from the strategic position of the post, so that travelers can not only rest but also enjoy the photo spots provided.
Then for travelers who are tired or unfit during the trip, this post provides free massages and free medicine. Not only that, for travelers traveling at the time of breaking their fast, this post also provides free snacks or takjil and coffee.
BRI Corporate Secretary Aestika Oryza Gunarto said, BRI continues to strive to provide the best services and facilities to meet the needs of the community during the Eid holiday period. Including the synergy with SOEs, this is in accordance with BRI’s long term goals, namely to give meaning to Indonesia.
“BRI supports the government’s efforts to provide comfortable and safe homecoming facilities for the community. This is a concrete manifestation of our commitment to bring more value to all of society, including our customers,” he said.
In the “Happy Homecoming with BUMN 2023” program, BRI has also provided a number of homecoming posts in collaboration with Pertamina, Pertamina Patra Niaga, and ASDP. A total of 18 posts where there are sales facilities and top up BRIZZI card balances, BRImo activation, and various other services for travelers.