News Article: Telkomcel Helping Timor-Leste Through Scholarship Program  

Telkomcel Helping Timor-Leste Through Scholarship Program

Dili - Monday 7/7/2014. On July 7, 2014, at the company's office in Timor Plaza Telkomcel release event 10 students performed the best of Timor-Leste are filtered scholarships to continue their education in the best universities in the Indonesian telecommunications field, the University of Telkom.

Scholarship process was preceded by rigorous selection of the students eligible recipients conducted by the team selection committee consisting of Telkomcel, Telkom and Telkom University.

This scholarship program is an investment for the future of East Timor in the hope of the future will be more and more generations of East Timor which has the ability in the field of advanced telecommunications needed to go faster.

Although the business is currently profitable but because Telkomcel yet strong commitment to human resource development field of telecommunications, Telkomcel get full support from Telkom which has allocated approximately U.S. $ 400,000 for the cost of education and living expenses for 10 students for 4 years of college in Telkom University, Bandung Indonesia.

The same spirit in the development of East Timor was also performed in a variety of cooperation in the field of development education students and students in collaboration with East Timorese universities exist in Timor-Leste in the form of seminar, training and apprenticeship programs.

Related empowerment of human resources in Telkomcel, especially local staff from East Timor has been running quite well which is currently more than 80% of employees are local employees Telkomcel Timorese. And this time Telkomcel also have places to work in the desire (favorite) by prospective workers look at the many interests of college graduates from Timor-Leste to work in Telkomcel.

Viva Timor Leste.

Company contact:

Jose Lay

VP Corporate Secretary

Telp :+67073011116

Email: jose@telkomcel.tl

Telkomcel Timor-Leste