Social Business Innovation & Green CEO is an award given to private and non-private companies that have successfully implemented PT Bukit Asam (Persero) Tbk or PTBA received the award for Best Social Business Innovation 2017 category coal mining and Green CEO on Mining Sector for PTBA President Director, Arviyan Arifin. The award from Warta Ekonomi was given at the Social Business Innovation & Green CEO 2017, on Friday (18/8) at Balai Kartini, Jakarta.
Awards were handed over by Muhammad Ihsan as CEO and Chief Editor of Warta Ekonomi, and Bram S. Putro as Leader of Warta Ekonomi Company. Meanwhile, from PTBA, awards were received by PTBA President Director, Arviyan Arifin. This is the second time PTBA was awarded as Best Social Business Innovation, which was previously achieved in 2016.
Social Business Innovation & Green CEO as an effort to tackle social and environmental issues towards sustainable business activities. In addition, this award is also given to the leaders of the green company Warta Ekonomi version. Assessment on this award is a collaboration between Warta Ekonomi and the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, by judges from practitioners, academics and government.
In this assessment, PTBA is considered as a company committed to conducting sustainable social and environmental responsibilities. Corporate social and environmental responsibilities are not merely run to meet the rules, but more than that, can have a positive impact on the environment. PTBA has proven that social and environmental responsibility has had a real impact on the communities surrounding the company. Not only that, the role of PTBA in social responsibility is also able to improve the welfare of the community.