Paiton Energy and POMI Strengthen the Synergy with Mass Media
Probolinggo, May 18, 2023 – As an effort to strengthen synergy with journalists and mass media, PT Paiton Energy (PE) and POMI held a gathering in the form of Halal Bihalal on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 at the Recreation Hall of PE - POMI Employee Housing (POH 1), Paiton District, Probolinggo Regency, East Java.
The synergy program with mass media is part of Paiton bErsiNERGY in an effort to maximize the Company's CSR programs. Paiton bErsiNERGY is implemented with the Pentahelix approach, which is a multi-stakeholder partnership between the government, private sector, academia, civil society, and mass media.
The Halal Bihalal event was attended by representatives of the PE - POMI board of directors, PE - POMI employees, Chairman of the Indonesian Journalists Association (PWI) Probolinggo Representative H Ahmad Suyuti, as well as a number of national and local media crews in Probolinggo.
The event was opened with remarks from the Chief Financial Officer of PT Paiton Energy Bayu Widyanto as the representative of PT Paiton Energy and also remarks from the Human Resources Manager of POMI Rochman Hidayat representing the President Director of PT POMI, Sugiyanto. The event continued with a Halal Bihalal session and hospitality with the media crew.
Bayu Widyanto on this occasion expressed to the media crew that the Company was very grateful that they had established a good relationship with the media, and hoped that in the future this synergy could be maintained so that there would continue to be good cooperation with the media crew.
"Under the tagline of Paiton bErsiNERGY, we chose the theme of Bersih Hatiku, Bersih Lingkunganku in this halal bihalal activity, to refresh the Company’s commitment in maintaining and preserving the environment, including actively participating in climate change mitigation efforts through corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs," added Bayu.
At the event, a short writing competition about PE - POMI was also held. The competition was held to find out what PE - POMI including the Company's CSR program is like in the eyes of the media crew.
In this competition, journalists wrote with a pen on HVS paper and were limited to a minimum of three paragraphs with a time of 10 minutes. Through the articles written, the journalists present were also given the opportunity through their articles to contribute ideas and suggestions regarding the PE - POMI program for the future.
Rochman Hidayat in his speech, said the halal bihalal activity was held by the company to strengthen the relationship between PE - POMI and the media crew, especially those in Probolinggo.
"PE - POMI is fully committed in implementing CSR programs which are categorized into three focuses, namely supporting the sustainability of the Company (power plant), socio-economic sustainability, and energy and environmental sustainability. We hope the good cooperation with the media as one of the actors of Penta Helix synergy will enhance this commitment,” said Rochman.