Google Southeast Asia Officially launched Go Local Business Online for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Indonesia.
The program is run in response to the fact That Google is still not a
lot of businessmen in Indonesia That take advantage of online media.
"We see tremendous growth potential for SMEs in Indonesia," said
Managing Director, Google Southeast Asia Julian Persaud in launching
this program at the Hotel Le Meridien, Jakarta, Wednesday, January 11,
Jualian added Local Businesses Go Online program is a form of Google's long-term commitment in Indonesia. "That can Provide real economic benefits for the people of Indonesia," said Julian.
Based on statistics, there are 17 million SMEs in Indonesia, but only 75 thousand SMEs That already have a website.
With this program, SMEs are not yet online businesses can Immediately
go online in less than one working day to operate Their websites.
Go through the Local Business Online, SMEs can create a website online and Encourage Their active within the next year. The first 100 registrants for SMEs, will get a website, domain and hosting free for one year to the next. Whereas, for the Following year, SMEs will be charged U.S. $ 12 per year.
In running this program, Google uses Business SiteBuilder, a software to design a free business website owned by Google. This device allows the website can be accessed automatically through intelligent mobile phone and feature phone.
Business SiteBuilder device is designed to minimize obstacles for SMEs
WHO want to go online, create and manage the website to be easy, fast,
Vice Chairman of the Field of Labor, Education, & Health, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Indonesia, James T. Riady, Google said it Could Strengthen the presence of small and medium enterprises. "Our economy is sustained by the ability of SMEs and the capital is still lacking," he said.
Minister of Industry MS Hidayat said That Google's offering is very helpful to SMEs for the use of information technology. "I appreciate the presence of Google's ability to empower SMEs in Indonesia," he said.
Currently there are a number of SMEs are already using
www.bisnisgoonline.co.id WHO, Among other craft sellers and Rendang
Natural House Homedeco Farah Union. They are now Able to operate as a 24-hour store is ready to receive That orders and buyers at any time.