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Vivienne Tang appointed new Editor-in-Chief for AsiaSpa

Singapore, 31 August 2012 – Blu Inc Media Hong Kong, a subsidiary of SPH Magazines, has appointed Ms Vivienne Tang as the new Editor-in-Chief of AsiaSpa, Asia's premier spa and resort magazine, with effect from 1 September 2012.

Ms Tang brings to AsiaSpa over 10 years of experience in the magazine publishing industry. Her editorial experience covers a whole plethora of genres, ranging from Fashion, Luxury Lifestyle and Wellness to High Society. 

Ms Tang said: "I am pleased and excited to join AsiaSpa, a publication that is well established and acts as a pioneer in the spa and wellness market. I really look forward to growing it in new areas and improving the magazine with every new issue."

In addition to infusing a touch of luxury lifestyle and travel, Ms Tang is also looking forward to expanding the AsiaSpa brand internationally through online platforms, such as the website and social networking sites. Plans for an overhaul of the website are already in place.

Mr Foong Seong Khong, Managing Director of Blu Inc Media (HK) Ltd, said: “We are delighted to have Vivienne on board. With her vast experience, AsiaSpa is geared to continue bringing the best of Asia's luxury spa industry to our readers."

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For more information, please contact: 

Mr Foong Seong Khong
SPH Magazines
Blu Inc Media HK

About AsiaSpa

AsiaSpa is Asia's premier spa and resort magazine and is devoted to helping our readers achieve a sense of balance and harmony that will enrich their everyday lives. From engaging topics to visually attractive designs, AsiaSpa keeps readers informed on the latest development and trends in lifestyle, health and beauty. 

Targeted at wealthy professional women aged between 30 and 50, AsiaSpa invites its readers to step outside their everyday urban environment and escape to a tranquil world where body and mind are refreshed. 

AsiaSpa highlights the latest developments and trends in one of the world's fastest-growing industries. Featuring a wide selection of luxury spas from Thailand to the Maldives, plus an entire section devoted to the home spa experience, AsiaSpa is the perfect spa lover's companion - and the ideal platform for your brand. 

Published on a bi-monthly basis with a print run of 44,853 copies, AsiaSpa is available at major bookstores as well as international airlines and key exclusive retail outlets, spas, resorts and salons across the Asia Pacific region. 

About Blu Inc Media

Blu Inc Media, a fully owned subsidiary of SPH magazines, is a leading publisher of high–end leisure and industry magazines, including English–language, Chinese–language and bilingual titles. Distributed around Asia and the globe, the company’s titles include Action Asia, AsiaSpa, Asia–Pacific Boating, China Boating, LP–Luxury Properties, and JET Asia–Pacific.

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About SPH Magazines

A leading publisher in Singapore and the region, SPH Magazines Pte Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of media organisation Singapore Press Holdings Limited. 

With a proven track record for sterling editorial content, award-winning designs and creative solutions, SPH Magazines raises the bar as a dynamic publisher. In its stable are about 100 titles in the region, in English, Chinese and other languages, covering lifestyle, fashion, beauty, society, bridal, health, men's lifestyle, automobile, parenting, decor, new media and business. All the newsstand publications, including flagship title Her World, and other titles such as Female, Cleo, The Women's Weekly, Harper's BAZAAR, Cosmopolitan, The Peak, Home & Decor, Nuyou, Torque and HWM are among the highest-circulating titles and best-read in their respective lifestyle categories.

In addition, websites such as and have extended its reach online, engaging readers with interactive content, capturing audience beyond print. 

SPH Magazines' established editorial unit provides excellent custom publishing services to major corporate clients by producing custom lifestyle magazines, newsletters and other collaterals to meet their business needs. clickTRUE Pte Ltd, an associate company of SPH Magazines, is a Pay Per Performance online marketing company specialising in Online Media Planning, Search Engine Marketing and Optimisation, Web Analytics Consultancy and Landing Page Optimisation. 

With a vision to continue regional growth, SPH Magazines is set to hold a leading position in publishing in Asia, with a presence in China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines and Vietnam. 

In line with this vision, SPH Magazines acquired 34% of WhiteWave Media Group (formerly known as Antarctica Interactive Private Limited). It is an integrated luxury media company which owns online publications, as well as the luxury print BACCARAT Magazine in Hong Kong. Other titles include LP-Luxury Properties, Action Asia, Asia-Pacific Boating, China Boating, JET Asia Pacific and AsiaSpa published through wholly owned subsidiary, Blu Inc Media, in China and Hong Kong. 

As a Publisher of Choice, SPH Magazines aims to deliver the best to meet the diverse needs and interests of readers and advertisers.

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