Padang, (Antara Sumbar) - West Sumatra Governor, Irwan Prayitno urged the agent of Micro, Small and Medium Business (UMKM) to mastering information technology in order to help their business development.
The Governor in Padang here, on Friday (March 17) stated by mastering information technology, business promotion will be more cost-effective, fast and easy to be well known.
"It will help business development indeed," he said.
He explained a certain standard of business development must be created to be implemented by businessmen.
If they are applying information technology to develop their business such as giving a complete product information, it will really help them generally.
Businessmen need to enclose data based on product so that it will not eliminate consumers confident.
Besides, businessmen also need to pay attention of the packaging of sold product, he added.
He hoped this training can open up businessmen thought in West Sumatra and they are able to grow up faster.
Meanwhile, Head of Cooperatives and UMKM Agency, Zirma Yusri said the training of informtion technology aims to develop businessmen skill in using that information technology.
"It is done to improve their marketing," she added. (cha/ra)
Editor: Vicha Faradika