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New Beginnings at Paragon from 28 January to 13 February

Singapore, 21 January 2010 – Paragon has lined up a series of exciting promotions, performances and exquisite gifts, from 28 January to 13 February to usher in the new year with all shoppers.

Citibank credit cardmembers can look forward to a $20 Paragon voucher when they charge $380 in a single receipt to their card. Those using the Citi Paragon Platinum Mastercard will receive a $30 Paragon voucher. In addition, Citi Paragon Platinum Mastercard members who top up their charges to $1,200, will receive a Crabtree & Evelyn diffuser worth $78. Terms and conditions apply.

Shoppers will receive a pack of exclusively designed hong baos and a mandarin orange carrier when they spend a minimum of $128 in a single receipt at the mall. And if they spend $480 in a single receipt, they will also receive a collectible porcelain mug featuring “Triple Happiness”, a painting by artist, Xu Beihong.

Tourists can also look forward to redeeming a gift from Anteprima with a minimum spend of $700 in a single receipt. Gifts are issued on a first-come-first-served basis and tourists are required to present their passports and same-day receipts at Paragon Concierge, Level 1

Starting from 1 to 12 February, shoppers will be entertained
daily by enthralling Chinese New Year performances at the Paragon Atrium at 12.30pm and 1.30pm.

Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Limited
Co. Regn. No: 198402868E

For media enquiries, please contact:

Ina Se
Senior Manager
Advertising & Promotions
Orchard 290 Ltd
DID: 6830 3812

Eileen Quay
Assistant Manager
Advertising & Promotions
Orchard 290 Ltd
DID: 6830 3813

Selina Esther Lim
Assistant Manager
Corporate Communications
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1872

About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2009. It is Southeast Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.

Newspapers and Magazines

In Singapore, SPH publishes 17 newspaper titles in four languages. Every day, 3 million individuals or 79 per cent of people above 15 years old, read one of SPH's news publications. SPH also publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology.

Internet and Mobile

Beyond print, the Internet editions of SPH newspapers enjoy over 150 million pageviews with 9 million unique visitors every month. Apart from SPH AsiaOne portal, SPH's online and new media initiatives include an online marketplace for products, services and employment, ST701; local search and directory engine,; Stomp (Straits Times Online Mobile Print), a portal that connects, engages and interacts with readers on the Web and via mobile phone messaging; omy, a bilingual news and interactive portal and The Straits Times RazorTV, a free access interactive webcast service offering live chat shows and video-on-demand clips.


SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8, U and TV Mobile, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today. In the radio business, SPH has an 80 per cent stake in SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd, which operates entertainment stations Radio 100.3 in Mandarin and 91.3FM in English.

Outdoor Advertising

In addition, SPH has ventured into out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its wholly-owned subsidiary, SPH MediaBoxOffice Pte Ltd, Singapore’s largest outdoor motion display advertising network media company.


SPH owns and manages Paragon, the prime retail and office complex in the heart of Orchard Road, Singapore's main shopping belt. SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, is also developing a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road.

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About Orchard 290 Ltd

Orchard 290 Ltd is a subsidiary of SPH, who owns and manages Paragon and Paragon Medical - a 14-storey medical tower sitting atop the shopping podium. Visit or for more information.