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Mahamad Rodzi Abdul Ghani

DATE

03/03/2005

NEWS PROVIDER

Mahamad Rodzi Abdul Ghani

NEWS SOURCE

The Star

CATEGORY

HEADLINE

Local plantation software goes to Indonesia
Tuesday March 1, 2005 - KUALA LUMPUR - TH Group Bhd said its MultimediaSuper Corridor status subsidiary iTech Worldwide Sdn Bhd has received aletter of award from Minamas Plantation to supply and implement its eFLEXPlantware and Millware solutions in the latter's plantations and palm oilmills in Indonesia.

Minamas is the Indonesian subsidiary of Kumpulan Guthrie Bhd.

The project involves the installation and implementation of eFLEXPlantware and Millware in 53 estates (with a total planted area of165,000ha) and 13 palm oil mills in Sumatra, Kalimantan and Sulawesi, THGroup (www.thgroup.com.my) said in a statement.

The two web-based management systems enable companies with multipleestates and mills at various geographical locations to access onlineinformation from their base locations, and to manage these estates andmills remotely using the Internet as a communication channel.

Public-listed TH Group's other MSC-status subsidiary, THG eNet SolutionsSdn Bhd, has also secured a project with BondWeb Malaysia to supply andinstall a Java-based web application service and management system.

THG eNet will use the project to introduce a new South Korean-developedmiddleware product to the local market, under the brand name Tmax.

TH Group did not disclose the financial terms of either project.