After adding the Sub-branch office network in Bontang and Sangatta in 2019, Bankaltimtara Syariah again expanded its range of services in mid-2019 to the city of Melak, West Kutai. In the developing city of Melak, Bankaltimtara Syariah opened an office on Pattimura RT.029 Melak Ulu Village, Melak District, West Kutai Regency. Its location is strategic and easily accessible to Melak and its surrounding communities.
The inauguration of the opening of the Melak Sub-Branch Office network was held on Thursday 2 May 2019 which was marked by the signing of Ribbon Inscriptions and Pemotagnas carried out directly by West Kutai Regent F.X Yepan SH accompanied by PT Bankaltimtara Operational Director along with Sharia Business Division Leaders and Samarinda Syariah Branch Leaders. This office complements the existing Bankaltimtara Sharia office network, namely in Samarinda, Balikpapan, TanaGrogot, Tanjung Redeb, Tenggarong, Tarakan, Nunukan, Tanjung Selor, Bontang, Sangatta and Penajam. In addition, the Bankaltimtara Syariah network is also strengthened by the presence of the Cash Office, payment point services at many points to Laku Pandai or Officeless Financial Services in the Framework of Inclusive Finance which is the OJK program.
On this occasion the West Kutai Regent F.X Yepan SH expressed his gratitude and pride at the PT Syariah BPD Kaltara Sharia Sub-branch in Melak because it added to the attractiveness of the Melak city community to continue to save with a profit sharing system. The Regent also reminded Bankaltimtara Syariah Melak Capem to continue to help drive Economic growth in Melak and West Kutai District in General so that it can continue to grow into the best economic city in East Kalimantan. (*)