On its 55th Anniversary, PT DAHANA (Persero) received an award under title “Very Good” in the INFOBANK THE BEST SOE 2021 event, in conjunction with the Commemoration of National Santri Day and the Launching of the Sharia Economic Community Logo at the Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta, and a virtual meeting on October 22, 2021.


In contrast to previous years, awarding of The Best SOE this year also collaborated with the Sharia Economic Community, which is chaired by the Minister of SOEs, Erick Thohir. Carrying the theme “SANTRI SIAGA JIWA RAGA; SYNERGY FOR THE STATE – STRENGTHENING ECOSYSTEMS FOR RECOVERY AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE INCLUSIVE SHARIA ECONOMY” This year’s awarding was also opened by President Joko Widodo.


In his remarks, the President hoped that the Sharia Economic Community could become a bridge for all sharia economic stakeholders to build a sharia financial ecosystem, as well as to build an inclusive economy that empowers and is able to withstand various kinds of crises.


“Indonesia must become the center of gravity of the world’s sharia economy,” said the President.


In addition to commemorating Santri Day, the 2021 Best State-Owned Enterprises Award was also held to take a deeper look at the role of SOEs as the drive of the National Economic Recovery (PEN) in their commitment to building close synergies with the sharia industry to encourage the strengthening of the national economy.


DAHANA’s Director of Operations, Bambang Agung, representing DAHANA who received the award conveyed that the award received by DAHANA for two consecutive years is a fact that the corporate management strategy has been implemented properly, such as provision of excellent services in downstream control which is effective in every line of internal activities (upstream). Mr Agung also hopes that each DAHANA employee can implement and live up to the company’s strategy in every assigned position.


“Alhamdulillah, this award is an infinite gift that each DAHANA person should be grateful for. Right at the company’s 55th anniversary, DAHANA’s advanced and healthy performance was rewarded with appreciation from Infobank magazine, which has the credibility as an independent financial magazine,” said Mr Agung.


DAHANA was awarded after assessment with a research by the Infobank Research Bureau (BiRi) for recording a brilliant financial performance throughout the 2020 working year. DAHANA is one of the SOEs that has not only been able to survive in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic that has disrupted the national economy, but also has recorded profit on his business.


Mr Agung also said that the obtained achievements so far are the result of the hard work of all DAHANA personnel in every line, who work iconsistent and  trustful manner. This should be a trigger to make sure that all DAHANA personnel can maintain and advance the company.


“Being DAHANA’s people, we must be proud and must be ready to maintain and improve its performance. DAHANA Be Excellent,” concluded Mr Agung.