Bank DBS Indonesia appreciates sustainable collaboration with customers and partners | Bahasa

Indonesia.11 Sep 2021.3 min read

Bank DBS Indonesia’s appreciation in giving sustainable impacts by holding National Customers Day webinar entitled 'Appreciation for Sustainable Collaboration'

Indonesia, 11 Sep 2021 - Bank DBS Indonesia held a webinar entitled 'Appreciation for Sustainable Collaboration' to celebrate National Customers Day. The event was a tangible manifestation of Bank DBS Indonesia’s appreciation for customer loyalty and collaboration over the past 32 years. Committed to running a sustainable business with customers, Bank DBS Indonesia held the celebration to help customers adapt to the new normal by switching to a healthy and sustainable lifestyle.

Leonardo Koesmanto, Managing Director, Head of Digital Banking, PT Bank DBS Indonesia, said, "As a form of Bank DBS Indonesia’s appreciation for customers, we present a series of activities to commemorate National Customers Day and to invite customers to adapt by doing productive and useful activities in the new normal era. This is in line with the Live more, Bank less mission, with Bank DBS Indonesia consistently offering a pleasant banking experience for customers in conducting daily banking activities.”

The webinar was divided into two sessions, namely the Simple and Healthy Cooking Class presented by cookbook author and recipe writer Lily Minarosa, and the Nature Inspired Yoga session presented by actor and yoga instructor Anjasmara. In the live cooking session, Lily Minarosa shared tips for cooking using potluck ingredients as well as tips for storing leftover ingredients so that they can be reused instead of thrown away.

In the second session, Nature Inspired Yoga, Anjasmara taught participants simple yoga poses and meditation that can be done at home to help participants relax their body and mind. Anjasmara explained, "By doing yoga poses, your body will feel more relaxed and you don't get tired easily, and through meditation, you can minimize your stress and cope with boredom while doing activities at home during the COVID-19 pandemic."

In line with the webinar, Bank DBS Indonesia actively voices various social and environmental issues through three pillars of sustainability, namely Responsible Banking, Responsible Business Practices, and Creating Social Impact. In addition, Bank DBS Indonesia initiated the #MakanTanpaSisa movement as part of the "Towards Zero Food Waste" campaign to educate the public about and increase awareness of the importance of reducing and managing food waste. In addition, Bank DBS Indonesia supports social entrepreneurs who tackle social and environmental issues in Indonesia through DBS Foundation's Social Entrepreneurship Growth and Development program. Bank DBS Indonesia also collaborates with social entrepreneur Waste4Change to manage waste at the office area of Bank DBS Indonesia at DBS Bank Tower and Capital Place as part of the effort to achieve sustainable goals.

“As a purpose-driven bank, Bank DBS Indonesia is committed to not only running a business but also creating a positive impact on society and the environment with customers. Bank DBS Indonesia consistently cooperates with partners, customers, and employees in realizing this commitment while continuing to innovate to improve quality and sustainable banking operations to create a better world," said Mona Monika, Head of Group Strategic Marketing & Communications, PT Bank DBS. Indonesia.

Bank DBS Indonesia continues to innovate to become a bank that prioritizes a balance between economic, social, and environmental aspects. This is also implemented through leading and trusted banking services and products based on the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles, and curated according to customer needs in line with technological developments. These various services can also be managed through the digibank by DBS application from the user's mobile phone anytime and anywhere. Bank DBS Indonesia makes the effort out of an awareness of its role as a financial institution that runs a sustainable business for future generations and the environment.



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