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HOT FM91.3 is on the search for Singapore’s Hottest BFF

Singapore, 25 March 2014 – How far will you go to win for you and your best friend a trip of a lifetime – to visit eight different countries in 12 days?

From 24 March to 17 May, HOT FM91.3, Singapore’s number one hit music station, will be embarking on a journey to search for Singapore’s Hottest BFF (Best Friends Forever).

This competition will see pairs of BFFs fighting for the title of Singapore’s Hottest BFF at a finale event in which the winning pair will walk away with a 12D Contiki European Discovery trip including airfare to Rome, Amsterdam, Paris and more. They will also win an ultimate 3D2N BFF retreat at W Singapore Sentosa Cove worth over $5,000, as well as dining and shopping experiences from Dempsey Hill worth $2000.

To enter the competition, BFFs have to submit a 30-second video to bff@hotfm.sg (including their names and NRIC) which best conveys why they are Singapore’s Hottest BFF.

HOT FM91.3 will be revealing three pairs of finalists from 11 April onwards.

Jamie Meldrum, Senior Program Director for HOT FM91.3, said: “HOT FM91.3 is all about fun, friends and great music and we can’t wait to crown our first Hottest BFF pair! We’ve lined up a host of super fun challenges and we would like to invite all our listeners to join in the fun as well.”

Always breaking the monotonies of radio formatting, HOT FM91.3, Singapore’s number one hit music station, continues to strive to bring creativity and zest in Singapore’s radio industry.  

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For more information, please contact:

Mr Mohd Aidil
Assistant Marketing Manager
SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd 
DID: 6319 4004
Email: 
mdaidil@sph.com.sg 

Joelyn Tan
Senior Executive 
Corporate Communications & CSR

Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
DID : 6319 1895
Email : 
tjoelyn@sph.com.sg


About SPH Radio Pte Ltd

SPH Radio Pte Ltd operates entertainment stations UFM 100.3 in Mandarin, as well as Kiss92 and HOT FM91.3 in English.

HOT FM91.3, an English Contemporary Hit Radio (CHR) music station playing new and current top 40 hits targeting listeners under 30, is Singapore's number one Hit music station with a listenership of 333,000 based on the latest Neilsen Radio Dairy Survey 2013 Wave 2. 

Singapore's fastest growing station, Kiss92, launched on 3 September 2012 targets women and families. The station is now number one in share(%) and time spent listening amongst English radio stations, following the latest Neilsen Radio Dairy Survey 2013 Wave 2 results. Kiss92's listenership stands at 485,000. 

UFM 100.3 is a highly-charged Mandarin infotainment station targeting at working professionals aged between 35 – 49 years that is specially catered to their lifestyle. Its creative, lively and engaging delivery style is able to consistently hook listeners on for a far longer period of listening. Program content is designed to cater specifically for the busy individuals with timely updates and discussion on current affairs, health and wellness, financial planning, property investment, communication, lifestyle, music and entertainment. UFM100.3's listenership is 266,000 based on the latest Neilsen Radio Dairy Survey 2013 Wave 2 results.

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

Newspapers, Magazines and Book Publishing 
SPH has 19 titles licensed under the Newspaper Printing and Presses Act, of which nine are daily newspapers across four languages. On an average day, 3.05 million individuals or 76 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, SPH's suite of digital products, including online editions of newspapers and magazines, as well as mobile applications, enjoy over 400 million page views with 20 million unique visitors every month. Apart from AsiaOne, SPH’s online and new media initiatives include ST701, the leading online marketplace for jobs (STJobs), property (STProperty), cars (STCars) and general classifieds (STClassifieds); Stomp, 
omy.sg and The Straits Times RazorTV. SPH also launched The Straits Times’ iPad and enhanced iPhone applications, an Android smartphone application and The Business Times’ iPhone application. SPH’s Chinese flagship newspaper Lianhe Zaobao has also launched its digital editions which include a web application, as well as online and PDF versions.

Broadcasting
In the radio business, SPH Radio Pte Ltd operates entertainment stations UFM 100.3 in Mandarin, as well as Kiss92 and HOT FM91.3 in English. 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. 

Events and Out-of-Home Advertising
SPH’s events arm Sphere Exhibits organises innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions as well as large scale conferences in Singapore and the region. In addition, SPH has ventured into out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its digital out-of-home platform SPHMBO. 

Properties
SPH REIT is a Singapore-based REIT established principally to invest, directly or indirectly, in a portfolio of income-producing real estate which is used primarily for retail purposes in Asia-Pacific, as well as real estate-related assets. SPH REIT is managed by SPH REIT Management Pte. Ltd., which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings Limited. 


The initial portfolio of SPH REIT comprises the following two high quality and well located commercial properties in Singapore:

· Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property, well known for its upscale mall housing many luxury brands, located in the heart of Orchard Road; and
· The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall located in the centre of Clementi town, an established residential estate in the west of Singapore. 

The Seletar Mall is SPH's latest retail development and is expected to open at the end of 2014. This property is a potential asset to be injected into SPH REIT. SPH’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road. 

For more information, please visit 
www.sph.com.sg