PALEMBANG – Semen Baturaja has organized Halal bi-Halal and Town Hall Meeting in the middle of Covid-19 pandemic. The company event that has become an annual tradition was being held differently this time; it was now done virtually through Video Conference on Tuesday, 4 June, with all Board Directors and employees of SMBR attending (or rather, online) on the conference. The theme for this year’s event is “Stayin-touch even in the middle of pandemic”. The theme was decided accordingly with the current situation of Covid-19 pandemic, where everyone is encouraged to still maintain relationships with each other using the many communication media, such as chat or video call.
The event was opened with official greetings from all Directors and is continued by testimonies from employees’ representatives who shared their experiences when celebrating Eid al-Fitr in the middle of Covid-19 pandemic. The event also featured Town Hall Meeting where participants of the video call discuss about the preparation in adapting to the New Normal. In Semen Baturaja’s case, the company had already prepared several healths Protocol that conforms to Covid-19 standard by forming the Task Force Team of SMBR. Other than that, Semen Baturaja had also even readied Covid Ranger of SMBR who will serve as an agent in socializing about the health protocol for the entirety of Semen Baturaja workers.
Dr. Tuhfa Mahdiah of Siloam In House Clinic has also been provided an opportunity to give lecture about Covid-19 and the enactment of the New Normal from the perspective of a medical worker. Even though the event was done virtually, the purpose of the event, which is to strengthen the bonds between workers, was still able to be realized.