SINGAPORE, – Blu Inc Media Hong Kong, a wholly owned subsidiary of SPH Magazines, has signed an agreement with PT. Media Esquirindo International, a division of the Mugi Rekso Abadi Group (MRA), to license the publication of LP-Luxury Properties in Indonesia.
This move marks the first licensed title for LP-Luxury Properties, an upscale and elite lifestyle bilingual magazine in English and simplified Chinese for wealthy and active high-net-worth individuals looking for outstanding properties for sale in the Asia-Pacific region, as well as in other attractive real estate markets worldwide such as London, French Riviera, Paris, New York, Miami and Dubai.
The magazine’s creative collection of editorial features include the latest news in luxury real estate, global investment trends and emerging markets, interviews with leading architects and designers as well as a rich selection of properties for sale. The MRA Group, based in Jakarta, is one of the largest media groups in Indonesia, with business divisions in print and broadcast media, as well as in retail & lifestyle, food & beverage, automotive, hospitality and property sectors. Magazine titles that the Group publishes include Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar, Her World and Esquire. Property is a growing market in Indonesia and MRA is the trusted reference on property to fulfill the needs of up scale society.
Mr Foong Seong Khong, Managing Director of Blu Inc Media, said: “As a leading publisher in Hong Kong and China, Blu Inc has the utmost confidence in the MRA Group, which is also a leading publisher, to continue producing a magazine with first-rate editorial content that befits the stature of LP-Luxury Properties and its readers.”
The MRA Group plans to release the first bilingual edition (English and Indonesian) of LP-Luxury Properties in early 2014.
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About Blu Inc Media
Blu Inc Media, the leading luxury publisher in Hong Kong and China, is a subsidiary of SPH Magazines Pte Ltd, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of media giant Singapore Press Holdings Limited.
Blu Inc Media publishes market-leading magazines that connect with Asia’s wealthy, brand-conscious individuals. It is one of few media companies that offer complete marketing solutions targeting individual as well as pan-regional markets. Over the years, Blu Inc Media has strengthened its market position with the revamp of its magazine titles, extensive event experience and successfully developed its digital platforms which include magazine websites, social media platforms and digital magazines.
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br /> 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 herworldPLUS.com and HardwareZone.com 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 (formally known as Antarctica Interactive Private Limited). It is an integrated luxury media company which owns online publications Luxury-Insider.com,Inluxe.cn, 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.
Visit www.sphmagazines.com.sg for more information.