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"Personalised" newspaper wedding favours with The New Paper

Singapore, 9 March 2017 – Singapore Press Holdings Limited (SPH) today announced the latest addition to its range of personalised print products –Personalised Newspaper Wedding Favours. Couples can now customise their own exclusive copies of The New Paper front cover wrap and have them distributed to their wedding guests, on the day of their wedding.  

For the first time, The New Paper front cover wrap is available for couples to customise with their photos and personalised messages of appreciation to each wedding guest, serving as a unique wedding favour that can be kept as a souvenir.

For a minimum order of 200 copies at $10 each, couples can have exclusive, customised copies of The New Paper front cover wrap printed and delivered to their wedding reception on their big day. Each copy can carry a specially crafted message or name, tailored to each individual guest.

Mr Jerry Siah, Head of Product Innovation and Pricing at SPH's Integrated Marketing Division, said: “Couples today are looking for more novel and unique ways to commemorate their marriage. Allowing people to not only customise, but personalise each copy of The New Paper is our way of empowering them to create unforgettable moments with their loved ones.”

Ms Elsie Chua, Chief Marketing Officer of SPH, said: “Our readers have been very creative with the past editions of our Personalised Print product, using it for special occasions such as surprise marriage proposals, wedding anniversaries, birthday celebrations and more. The Personalised Newspaper Wedding Favours is part of our efforts to make our titles more personable. It lets our publications become an integral part of our readers’ lives.”

The Personalised Newspaper Wedding Favours will be available at the following events and venues:

1. To Love. To Hold. To Cherish Wedding Workshop
Date: Saturday, 11 March 2017
Time: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue: Grand Ballroom, Level 4, Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel
Admission: Free
2. Rendezvous Hotel Singapore Wedding Showcase
Date: Sunday, 26 March 2017
Time: 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Venue: Symphony Ballroom, Level 2, Rendezvous Hotel Singapore
Admission: Free
For more information, visit or contact 6319 5924 / 6319 5904 or email htan@sph.comsg /


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For more information, please contact:

Jerry Siah (Mr) 

Head, Product Innovation & Pricing (Print & Classified) 
Integrated Marketing Division

Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 5959

Hector Tan (Mr)
Assistant Manager, Product Innovation & Pricing (Print & Classified) 
Integrated Marketing Division

Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 5924


Deror Wong (Mr) 
Assistant Manager
Corporate Communications & CSR
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1226

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 their respective student publications. It also includes subsidiaries 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-Russell Ltd; financial data company ShareInvestor;
 the two English stations of SPH Radio - Kiss92 and ONE FM 91.3 and SPH Golf (including SPH Pacom Ltd). 

The Chinese Media group publishes three Chinese newspapers in print and digital format - Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News; four student weeklies - zbCOMMA, Thumbs Up, Thumbs Up Junior and Thumbs Up Little Junior, and ZBBZ Newsgazine. 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's other new media initiatives include AsiaOne, Stomp, and SPH Razor. 

On an average day, 2.5 million* individuals or 59 per cent of people above 15 years old, read one of SPH's news publications in print copies or one of our digital platforms. (
* Nielsen Media Index 2016, Monday-Sunday, read any SPH newspapers in print or digital format)

SPH Magazines, SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles and has various online sites, like and in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology. It has also invested in digital newsstand Magzter.

SPH also provides out-of-home (OOH) advertising options where it manages large format digital screens and static billboards at key locations in the Central Business District, Orchard Road, City Fringe as well as major heartland hubs.

SPH Buzz is a modern retail convenience chain with a network of stores around the island.

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 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.

Other Businesses

Online Classifieds

SPH’s online classifieds include the leading online marketplace for jobs (STJobs, FastJobs), property (STProperty), cars (STCars) and general classifieds (STClassifieds, Trezo), sgCarMart and StreetSine.

SPH's regional joint venture online classifieds business has a number of leading online classifieds sites in the region.

Events and Exhibitions

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. 


SPH has a 22 per cent stake in preschool and enrichment provider MindChamps.

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