Why we are present ?
The Journal and Resource Center of Banten Today
Going online has become a necessity for businesses, the media in particular, expecting to progress to the new millennium. Recent development in Banten shows that the Web is the future of news and information as evidenced by the increasing number of media publications available over the Internet.
As the only online English news portal in Banten, Banten-News.com has anticipated this trend and has dedicated a considerable decision and resources to preparing this website. We are proud to announce that the online English version on the journals of Banten is now available on the Web.
The Journal is a special, free-of-charge offer of Banten-News.com, having in mind an international audience interested in events taking place in Banten. Banten-News.com local stories appear in English on the Web, and more. To meet public demands for real-time news, Banten-News.com has news flashes which are updated as each story develops.
Taking full advantage of the unlimited space available on the Web, Banten-News.com also provides featured articles and special coverages that may not otherwise appear in the local daily newspapers and online media.
A picture often says more than words can ever tell. Our photo gallery unveils telling sights of great human interest as well as journalistic and artistic shots that have not been or as already covered by the local printed edition. Here, visitors can browse for carefully selected photos for viewing.
Our Resource Center will become an important reference for anyone looking for complete and accurate information on Banten. Researchers and Bantenists will benefit greatly from this facility, which no other online media in the province offers.
One of the Resource Center’s most interesting features is its database-formatted archives, making Banten-News.com will be the first and the only online media in Banten to date with this facility.
Promoting Banten’s Tourism, Art, Culture, People, Busuness and Investment Oppotunity
As the local newspaper grow, so do their involvement in activities outside the line of business. In the past 12 (2000-2012) years of existence, Banten-News.com’s founder since 2012 has contributed significantly to the promotion of the diversity of Banten Province in education, environment, arts, cultures, tourism, politics, sciences & technology, law enforcement, development programs, business as well as fascinating social life and people.
It is generally accepted that newspapers serve the society in at least five ways. They inform, educate, influence, entertain and make social control in all aspects and layers of life.
The way they perform these functions, however, varies from one to another, according to the philosophy each one holds, according to the audience to which each one commits itself to serve.
In the case of Banten-News.com, delivering a high quality information every day as planned is not an end in itself. It is only a means to serving the higher purpose of promoting ever-changing humankind, a task which is becoming more relevant today as the world finds itself in the middle of a process of transformation into a global village.
In short, Banten-News.com commits itself to promoting Banten people of culture in the broadest sense. It means that this new tradition of promoting Banten’s gate of investment opportunity, art, people and culture to international community starts in line with the launching of www.banten-news.com