XL Axiata Launches Quota Donation Movement Program

By : Abraham Sihombing And Aldo Bella Putra | Wednesday, August 30 2017 - 16:00 IWST

XL Axiata Luncurkan Program Gerakan Donasi Kuota
XL Axiata Luncurkan Program Gerakan Donasi Kuota

INDUSTRY.co.id - Sabang - Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam - PT XL Axiata Tbk (EXCL) launched the "Quota Donation Movement" (GDK) program. This program is implemented to raise the participation of customers and communities to voluntarily donate their own quota for improving the quality of education of schools in various parts of Indonesia.

"The program is implemented because XL Axiata view digital technologies increasingly affect the daily life of the community. Therefore, fast internet should be immediately used to find solutions to various social problems and improve the quality of life of the wider community up to various parts of the region," said Yessie D. Yosetya, Director / Chief Service Management EXCL, in Sabang, Naggroe Aceh Darussalam, 29/08/2017).

In addition to the XL, the Quota Donation Movement (GDK) program launched directly from SMA Negeri 1 Kota Sabang, Pulau Weh, Naggroe Aceh Darussalam was also attended by Prof. Dr. Muhadjir Effendy, MAP, Minister of Education and Culture, and Zulkifli H. Adam, Mayor of Sabang.

The launch of the GDK program was also witnessed from Jakarta by Rudiantara, Minister of Communications and Informatics, and Dian Siswarini, President Director / CEO of EXCL through video conferencing facility using 4G LTE network XL Axiata.

In his speech, Dian Siswarini, President Director / CEO of EXCL, said that the company, through the program launched in August 2017, invites XL Axiata community and customers to actively participate in promoting the quality of education of Indonesian children in various regions, including regions leading category, lagging and farthest.

Dian said, this program is XL Axiata innovation to add value to the benefits of telecommunication services and data for the people of Indonesia, along with the rapidly expanding fast 4G LTE internet network that we continue to build up to various parts of Indonesia.

"Through this Quota Donation Movement program, internet and data access quota donations from customers and communities will enable our children in these areas to get better quality education and become a means to prepare them for the digital era " Said Dian.

Meanwhile, Muhajir Effendy, Minister of Education and Culture of Indonesia, explains, fast internet access is now one of the vital means of government to improve and level the quality of education to various corners of this vast archipelago.

"We welcome the support and participation of the community from all elements as well as the business world in efforts to improve and improve the quality of education in Indonesia, including support in the form of providing fast internet access such as XL Axiata and its customers through this Quota Donation Movement. We are confident that the equitable development to all corners of the country will improve the quality of life of Indonesians, which will ultimately contribute to improving the resilience of the territory of the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia," said Muhajir.

This program involves the participation of customers and society. Subscribers may voluntarily donate their Xtra Combo data pack quota of any size through this program. The trick is with access to UMB * 123 * 888 # then select the quota you want donated. Donated quota will reduce the Main Quota of Xtra Combo Customer Package. (Abraham Sihombing)

News Comment

Today's Industry

The President Director of PT Trimegah Sekuritas Indonesia Tbk (TRIM), Philmon Tanuri (left) delivered remarks at the kick off of Trimegah's collaboration with IA SBM-ITB in Jakarta on Wednesday (05/06/2024).

Jumat, 07 Juni 2024 - 19:43 WIB

Trimegah Sekuritas Supports Ikatan Alumni SBM-ITB to Realise Lifelong Learning Mission

In order to realise its mission of “Educate and create wealth for community through unique and professional investment experience”, PT Trimegah Sekuritas Indonesia Tbk (TRIM) collaborates…

Wellington College Independent School Jakarta (WCIJ)

Senin, 29 April 2024 - 05:02 WIB

One of the UK’s Most Established Schools Chooses Jakarta for Their Latest Opening

Wellington College Independent School Jakarta (WCIJ) is thrilled to announce its grand opening in September 2024! As the first private UK school to open in Indonesia, WCIJ, a pioneering co-educational…

Presiden Jokowi

Selasa, 23 April 2024 - 10:29 WIB

President Jokowi Reaffirms Commitment to Farmers’ Welfare

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Monday (04/22) inspected corn harvest in Boalemo regency, Gorontalo province. “Our corn import has decreased significantly from 3.5 million tonnes to…

Photo: Aris Nurjani/VOI

Rabu, 28 Februari 2024 - 12:47 WIB

Carsurin and NBRI Strengthen Strategic Alliance to Propel Indonesia’s EV Industry

PT Carsurin Tbk ("Carsurin") and the National Battery Research Institute ("NBRI") are pleased to announce the signing of a pivotal Strategic Alliance Agreement (SAA), marking a significant advancement…

Beras (Foto/Rizki Meirino)

Rabu, 21 Februari 2024 - 08:43 WIB

Gov’t to Continue Disbursing Rice Assistance

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has ensured that the Government will continue rolling out the rice assistance program for low-income families. The President made the statement when handing…