Friday, January 17, 2020. The payment system launched by Bank Indonesia with QRIS (Quick Response Code Indonesia Standard) which was effectively implemented nationally starting on January 1, 2020 was responded well by Bank Jateng, particularly Bank Jateng of Purbalingga Branch also the Industry and Trade Office of Purbalingga Regency.
Bank Jateng of Purbalingga Branch, represented by Ms. Naning Purwani as the Deputy Branch Leader and members of the Market Team, together with the Head of Industry and Trade Office of Purbalingga Regency, Mr. Sidik Purwanto along with the Trade Head (Pak Agung), conducted a socialization of the Payment System through the QRIS System (Quick Response Code) Indonesia Standard) to all Purbalingga Food Center (PFC) and Curgecang Culinary Center (CKC) merchants located in Purbalingga CKC (Culinary Center) Building.
Naning Purwani said, Bank Jateng strongly supports the payment system with QR Code (Quick Response Code) or QR Payment technology which can reduce the inflation rate due to high printing money costs. In addition to QR Code technology, it is also considered to be more practical and efficient for traders since traders will not have to bother looking for coins to change, and traders can also avoid receiving fake money from irresponsible parties.
Sidik Purwanto as the Head of Industry and Trade Office of Purbalingga Regency hopes traders in Purbalingga Regency, especially traders in Purbalingga Food Center (PFC) and Curgecang Culinary Center (CKC) can immediately utilize the QRIS payment system in order to increase the security and income for traders, according to the Head of the Department of Industry and Trade Purbalingga, now many people are using server based electronic money applications, electronic wallets, or mobile banking. Moreover traders feel the need to follow the development of technology in order to accommodate all buyers (consumers) in order to increase the revenue.
It is planned in the middle of February 2020 it is expected that all traders in Purbalingga Food Center (PFC) and Curgecang Culinary Center (CKC) already have a QRIS payment system from Bank Jateng. The traders who are ready to run will be made a QR Code by using the application “QRen”. Buyers can simply use the “Bank Jateng E-Bima” application through the Android mobile phone then scan the merchant’s QR Code, followed by the nominal input according to the purchase amount consequently the electronic money will go to the wallet (the merchant’s account).
Pemasar Team_ Bank Jateng Purbalingga Branch