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SPH Shop & Win - Top prize of a Subaru Impreza to be won via a sports challenge

In conjunction with The Great Singapore Sale

Singapore, June 28, 2012 --- The Singapore Press Holdings Shop & Win (SPH Shop & Win) promotion is an eight week long promotion in conjunction with the Great Singapore Sale, running from May 25 to July 22, 2012. Shoppers who spend a minimum of $30 in a single receipt at participating outlets can SMS their entries and be eligible for 8 weekly draws.

This Sunday, July 1, there will be fun and action at Orchard Central Level 1 from noon to 2.30 pm, as some 700 participants take part in a live sports challenge to win fabulous prizes. They were picked from more than 50,000 entries in the Week 4 draw. 

This portion in blue is EMBARGOED until after the event, as the Challenge mechanic is not made known to the participants.

In this 
challenge, participants will attempt to hit “balls” into a Subaru car, through its opened windows. They have a choice of using a badminton racket, a tennis racket, a squash racket or a table tennis bat. All successful participants will be eligible for a lucky draw to win one of 30 prizes. The draw will be conducted in a fun and interesting way, using icons of representing 30 sports.

The top prize is a Subaru Impreza 1.6AT Sedan, worth $76,800 without COE, registration fee, road tax and insurance. Other prizes include a Mitsubishi Electric refrigerator, a Domicil sofa set, a Metz LED TV, Nikon digital cameras, Tecno kitchen appliances and cash.

The main prize sponsor is Subaru / MotorImage Enterprises. The co-sponsors are Nikon, Mitsubishi Electric, Domicil, MasterCard, ASA Holidays, Metz, Owell, Tecno and Golden Watch.

Media Invitation
Your journalist, photographer and/ or film crew are invited to cover the challenge event on July 1. 
Please RSVP to Elsie Ch’ng at 6319 2367/ 9798 1784 or email her at by 3.00pm, Friday, July 29.

For more information, please contact Elsie or:

Danny Yeo
AVP, Branding & Promotions
Marketing Division
Singapore Press Holdlings Ltd
DID: 6319 2344
Mobile: 9622 6233

Adrian Cheong
Corporate Communications
Singapore Press Holdlings Ltd

DID: 6319 2261
Mobile: 9798 6097

About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

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

Newspapers, Magazines and Book Publishing 
In Singapore, SPH publishes 18 newspaper titles in four languages. On an average day, 2.92 million individuals or 74 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. SPH's subsidiaries, Straits Times Press and Focus Publishing, produce quality books and periodicals in English and Chinese.

Internet and Mobile
Beyond print, the Internet editions of SPH newspapers enjoy over 330 million page views with 18 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; Stomp,, and The Straits Times RazorTV. SPH also launched The Straits Times’ iPad and enhanced iPhone applications, an Android smartphone application and The Business Times Weekend's iPad application. SPH's Chinese flagship newspaper Lianhe Zaobao has also launched its digital platforms which include a web application, as well as online and PDF versions.

SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, 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 Chinese and 91.3FM in English.

Events and Out-of-Home Advertising
SPH’s events subsidiary Sphere Exhibits organises innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions. In addition, SPH has ventured into out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its wholly-owned subsidiary, SPH MediaBoxOffice Pte Ltd, Singapore’s leading Digital Out-of-Home advertising company.


SPH owns and manages Paragon, the prime retail and office complex in the heart of Orchard Road, Singapore's main shopping belt. Its latest retail development, The Clementi Mall, started business operations in 2011. SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, has also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road.