HanPhone handles Employees Compensation Claims for Labour Department

(December 2, 2005 - Hong Kong) KanHan Technologies Limited (KanHan) today announced that its subsidiary, KanHan Technologies Company Limited ("the Company") was awarded to supply an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system to the Labour Department of Hong Kong SAR Government in handling employees compensation claims for work injuries.

The fully automated IVR system due to be launched in early 2006 will employ 20 telephone and 5 fax on demand lines serving the public in English, Cantonese and Putonghua. It aims to provide claims enquiry and interview appointment reservation with the department. Users can choose also to receive leaflets, forms and case progress summary by fax. In conjunction with the IVR system, the same service will be deployed over Internet at the same time. This scenario exemplifies HanPhone's major effectiveness in sharing infrastructure with the web based service.

HanPhone excels in its ability to convert text on webpage into speech. Using the HTML format and without advance recording of the content, HanPhone allows easy design of interactive voice portal or voice telephone system that meet users specific needs in the shortest possible time frame. Apart from supporting general features of interactive phone systems available in the market, HanPhone also supports XML format encoding, allowing format conversion on contents. Moreover, HanPhone's homegrown nature also warrants investment to be most cost-effective. Lawrence Mo, CEO of KanHan Technologies Limited comments at the project.