SOURCE: NetSol Technologies, Inc.

July 06, 2005 09:45 ET

NetSol Technologies New Beijing, China Office Operational

CALABASAS, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 6, 2005 -- NetSol Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTWK), a developer of proprietary software applications and provider of information technology (IT) services, today announced that its new Beijing, China office location is fully operational as of July 1, 2005. The new Asia-Pacific headquarters is jointly managed by NetSol Technologies and its wholly owned U.K. subsidiary, CQ Systems Ltd.

"We are pleased to announce our new office is up and running, on time and on budget," said Paul Grace, Senior Executive Director for CQ Systems and Managing Director for the Asia Pacific region. "With two new client projects already underway, the Asia Pacific region promises to be one of the largest opportunities for our leasing and asset management solutions moving forward. We look forward to continued aggressive expansion in the region over the coming months."

NetSol recently announced several Asia-Pacific region contracts, including a new LeaseSoft contract with Toyota Motor Finance China Co., Ltd. (TMFCN). Under the terms of the contract, NetSol is implementing a customized LeaseSoft Wholesale Finance System (WFS) to automate management of floorplan financing business of TMFCN. The contract also provides for ongoing technical support.

About CQ Systems Ltd.

CQ Systems Ltd. was established in 1986. It provides robust, powerful, scalable and safe contract management and accounting solutions for the installment credit, motor finance and asset finance markets. The modules provide an end-to-end contractual solution -- from underwriting, contract administration and accounting through to asset disposal and re-marketing. Today CQ has more than 55 banking, independent and captive finance house clients in the UK, Europe, Africa and Asia.

CQ Systems' clients include:

--  Bank of Ireland (Business Finance)
--  Bank of Scotland Equipment Finance
--  Broadcastle PLC
--  Capital One Services
--  DaimlerChrysler Services
--  Investec Asset Finance
--  Kenya Commercial Bank
--  ORIX Leasing Singapore Ltd
--  Scania Finance GB
--  Singer & Friedlander Insurance Premium Finance
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About NetSol Technologies, Inc.

NetSol Technologies is a leading end-to-end solution provider for the lease and finance industry. Headquartered in Calabasas, CA, NetSol Technologies, Inc. operates on a global basis with locations in the U.S., Europe, East Asia and Asia Pacific. NetSol helps its clients identify, evaluate and implement technology solutions to meet their most critical business challenges and maximize their bottom line. By utilizing its worldwide resources, NetSol delivers high-quality, cost-effective IT services ranging from consulting and application development to systems integration and outsourcing. NetSol's commitment to quality is demonstrated by its achievement of both ISO 9001 and SEI (Software Engineering Institute) CMM (Capability Maturity Model) Level 4 assessment. For more information, visit NetSol Technologies' web site at

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