SOURCE: Titanium Group, Ltd.

January 16, 2007 09:38 ET

Titanium Group Appointed as the Identity Authentication Solution Provider for ZhongShan People's Political Consultative Conference

Company Gains Momentous Exposure Among Chinese Government Agencies by Being Exclusively Selected to Implement Leading Biometric Access Control System

SAN JOSE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 16, 2007 --Titanium Group, Ltd. (OTCBB: TTNUF), a leading biometric and security solutions provider, today announced it has been exclusively selected as the identity authentication solution provider to provide access point security for one of Asia's most prominent events, the ZhongShan People's Political Consultative Conference.

ZhongShan People's Political Consultative Conference is a Government event held annually, grouping together representatives for discussion on key administrative functions regarding the future development of the city. In this event, typically over 400 participants from various government departments attend this conference. Due to the sensitivity of the agenda, Titanium is appointed as the solution provider to implement a biometric access control system that enables identity authentication in an accurate and speedy manner.

Titanium's state-of-the-art face recognition system will be instituted in all access points where every individual entering the premises will have their facial landscape verified against the pre-registered database. To ensure the highest degree of security, the solution will be used in conjunction with a personal smart card for all participants. The whole transaction is required to be completed in less than 3 seconds.

"We view this as a golden opportunity for us, as meetings of this type are also held in thousands of other cities in China. We expect that this application will show how efficiently we can facilitate our solutions in challenging and technically demanding projects. This solution is being utilized in highly sensitive areas with high ranked Government officials. We anticipate that this opportunity will open many doors for us, whereas a successful deployment in this endeavor will bring high visibility and creditability to the group amongst the provincial Government in China," said Dr. Johnny Ng, Chairman of Titanium.

About ZhongShan

ZhongShan City, with an area of 1683 sq meters and population of about 1320 thousand, is situated in mid-south of Guangdong Province, on the west bank of Pearl River. ZhongShan City stands in the middle of some other famous cities, Guangzhou to its east, Zhuhai to its south, and Hong Kong and Macao in the vicinity. Since the reform and opening of China, ZhongShan City has developed in high speed. The GDP ranked 33rd at the prefecture level in the country. The infrastructure facilities are also top-notched, with developed communications and transport on land and waterways. The total highway mileage was 1068.3 km. There are 3 ports open to foreign trade, and 11 export starting points. In recent years, ZhongShan has been granted titles like "National Sanitation City," "National Garden City," "National Advanced City of Invigorating with Science and Technology" and "National Model City of Environmental Protection."

About Titanium Group: Titanium Group, Ltd. (, through its wholly owned subsidiary Titanium Technology, is a leading biometric and security solutions provider featuring its proprietary and patented automated Face Recognition Systems (AFRS). Titanium's AFRS products capture human face images electronically, input the facial images into searchable files (face print) and, in just seconds, accurately compare the facial images to a database containing millions of faces. These cutting-edge products reduce administration cost, enhance security, and significantly increase overall productivity. Titanium's products are distributed worldwide, either directly or through resellers or OEM partners, to governments, law enforcement agencies, gaming companies, and other organizations. The Company's clients include: ESPN, IBM and the People's Bank of China.

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