|Go digital in management
Sarawak Tribune - Friday, 20 September, 2002
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- Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud is pleased that Small and
Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the state are adopting computers and digital
technology in their management system in order to provide better customer
am sure Sarawakians are keen to adopt computers and digital technology
into management, especially among the younger generations, who are taking
over from their parents," he said.
added that such an innovative move would enable the companies concerned to
play a bigger role in the age of e-commerce, when business and customer
relationship was vital in ensuring one's success.
was speaking at the launching of Bank Utama (Malaysia) Berhad's Internet
Human Resource Solution (e-HR) at a leading hotel here yesterday.
Chief Minister lauded Utama Banking Group for taking the bold step in
introducing the product that would eventually benefit smaller players in
have many times called bigger companies to offer and guide smaller
companies to use IT in administrating their business and I would like to
congratulate Bank Utama for being able to come up with the product.
than a year ago, I launched ebill payment system, today, Bank Utama
introduces this product which is quite practical and will solve smaller
companies' problems on EPF, payroll, income tax and so on," he said.
said the RM4 million invested by Bank Utama to introduce the product was
relatively small compared to the benefit that could be enjoyed by SMEs.
the introduction of the system, Bank Utama will be the first local
financial institution in Malaysia to introduce e-HR, a comprehensive
user-friendly human resource management solutions over the Internet.
is an innovative ICT-based product that enables employers to manage their
employees' payroll, data check and remittance of statutory contributions,
(EPF, SOCSO and income tax).
web-based system integrates the payroll and other Human Resource functions
to help employers cope with their HR management.
data, including employees' personal details and payroll information, are
accessible from any internet-connected PC, protected with stringent
firewall and security measures to ensure maximum security and privacy.
entire human resource operations of a company, large, medium or small, can
be efficiently handled, allowing for a synchronised storage of employee
information and payroll.
makes updating, reporting and maintenance much easier, hence saving time,
cost and resources.
are encouraged to utilise Bank Utama's e-HR services because it is free of
charge, requires no installation, no more diskettes/letters for payroll
payment and no more manual process for tracking personal records.