Singapore, 15 January 2015 - Mrs Sng Ngoi May will relinquish her appointment as Executive Vice President of Retail Property Management, SPH with effect from 1 Feb 2015, and will take on the role of Advisor, Retail Property Management, SPH.
Mrs Sng, 69, joined Times Publishing Berhad (which was merged in SPH in 1984) in 1981 as Group Editorial Manager, and has since served in various management positions in SPH, including as Director of Orchard 290 Ltd (owner of Paragon) since 1997. She is also the Chairman of the Orchard Road Business Association since September 2006.
Mr Alan Chan, Chief Executive Officer of SPH, said:"I would like to thank May for her many years of dedicated service to SPH. She has helped build a solid foundation for our property portfolio, and contributed immensely to the success of our three shopping malls. I look forward to her continued association with SPH as Advisor, Retail Property Management, and wish her all the best in her other endeavours".
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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.
The English/Malay/Tamil Media group comprises the print and digital operations of The Straits Times, The Business Times, The New Paper, Berita Harian and My Paper (English section). It also consists of Tamil Murasu Ltd, which publishes Tamil Murasu and tabla!; book publishing arm Straits Times Press; SPH Data Services, which licenses the use of the Straits Times Index, in partnership with the Singapore Exchange and FTSE Ltd; financial data company ShareInvestor; and the two English stations of SPH Radio - Kiss92 and HOT FM91.3.
The Chinese Media group publishes three Chinese newspapers - Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News; the digital editions of Lianhe Zaobao and Lianhe Wanbao, four student weeklies - zbCOMMA, Thumbs Up, Thumbs Up Junior and Thumbs Up Little Junior, ZbBz Newsgazine and My Paper (Chinese section). It also operates SPH Radio's Chinese radio station, UFM100.3, and Focus Publishing, which produces a range of books and magazines including U-Weekly.
SPH also owns award-winning websites AsiaOne, STOMP, omy.com and SPH Razor.
SPH Magazines, SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles and has various online sites, like HardwareZone.com, herworldplus.com and Luxury-Insider.com in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology.
SPH Buzz, a modern retail convenience chain with a network of stores around the island, makes SPH’s newspapers and magazines easily available to readers alongside other daily necessities.
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.
SPH's online marketplaces are STJobs, STProperty, STClassifieds, STCars and sgCarmart as well as Singapore Real Estate Exchange (SRX) under partially-owned subsidiary, Streetsine.
SPH's regional joint venture online classified business, 701Search, has a number of leading online classified sites in the region.
Events and Out-of-Home Advertising
Sphere Exhibits, Sphere Conferences, Exhibits Inc and Bizlink Exhibition Services organise innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions as well as large scale conferences in Singapore and the region.
In addition, SPH also provides out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its digital out-of-home platform SPHMBO.
SPH REIT is a Singapore-based REIT established to invest in a portfolio of income-producing real estate primarily for retail purposes. SPH REIT comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road and The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall in the centre of Clementi town.
The Seletar Mall, located in Sengkang, is SPH's latest retail development. 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.
SPH has a 22 per cent stake in preschool and enrichment provider MindChamps.
SPH also invested in various new media businesses such as restaurant reservation site Chope and digital newsstand Magzter.
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