Singapore, 16 November 2009 – SPH Magazines Pte Ltd (SPH Magazines), the appointed publishing agent of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore’s (MPA) trade publication – Singapore Nautilus – has just released the latest issue with a refreshing new look. The issue is the first edition produced under SPH Magazines.
Published quarterly, Singapore Nautilus provides insights and comprehensive information on the local maritime industry, including coverage on maritime manpower, technology and environmental issues in Singapore and around the world.
The publication serves as a valuable communication tool for MPA, providing a useful resource for global industry players and at the same time reinforcing Singapore’s position as an innovative and dynamic hub port and international maritime centre.
In reflecting this same innovation and dynamism, SPH Magazines created a bold, new masthead and energised layouts with modern vibrancy and creative use of imagery and typography. Azreen Noor, Senior Editor, SPH Magazines, said: “We wanted to take Singapore Nautilus to the next level, with an updated look that is engaging and forward-looking.”
With a circulation of 7,000, Singapore Nautilus reaches a wide range of companies involved in shipping, port services, offshore and marine engineering, shipping finance and marine insurance as well as educational institutions and governing bodies around the world.
"The recent addition of Singapore Nautilus to our portfolio is testament to the company's capabilities and versatility in custom publishing, and reinforces our standing as the publisher of choice in the region," said Mr Dennis Pua, Managing Director, SPH Magazines.
SPH Magazines is the appointed publishing agent for a diverse range of companies and organisations in the private and public sector. Its Custom Publishing unit provides expertise in all areas of publishing, from developing editorial content and design concepts to advertising sales, printing and distribution, including online capabilities.
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About Singapore Nautilus
A quarterly magazine distributed to maritime companies all over the world, Singapore Nautilus is packed with information on the latest developments in and around Singapore's bustling ports and maritime industry. From SMEs to MNCs, the magazine reaches out to all members of the industry, from the CEOs of shipping lines and policy-makers to the logisticians and import/export traders who want to be in the know about where the industry is heading.
About SPH Magazines
A leading publisher in Singapore and the region, SPH Magazines Pte Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of media giant Singapore Press Holdings Limited.
With a proven track record for sterling editorial content and award-winning designs, SPH Magazines raises the bar as a dynamic magazine publisher. In its stable are about 100 titles in English and Chinese, covering lifestyle, fashion, beauty, society, bridal, health, men's lifestyle, automobile, parenting, décor, new media and business. All the newsstand publications, including flagship title Her World, and other well-known titles such as Female, The Peak, Home and Décor, Nuyou, Torque, HWM and GameAxis are among the highest-circulating titles and best-read in their respective lifestyle categories.
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. In addition, its regional IT portal, www.hardwarezone.com®, is consistently the No.1 online portal as attested by the Hitwise awards over the last 2 years. Its subsidiary, clickTRUE Pte Ltd, 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 become Asia's publishing powerhouse, with a presence in China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, India, Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines and Vietnam. Magazines in its fold have achieved strong market presence in their respective sectors, as well as distinguished track records and solid reputation.
At SPH Magazines, the promise is to deliver the best to meet the diverse needs and interests of readers and advertisers.
Visit www.sphmagazines.com.sg for more information.
About the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) was established on February 2, 1996 with the mission to develop Singapore as a premier global hub port and international maritime centre (IMC), and to advance and safeguard Singapore's strategic maritime interests. MPA is the driving force behind Singapore's port and maritime development, taking on the roles of Port Authority, Port Regulator, Port Planner, IMC Champion, and National Maritime Representative. MPA partners the industry and other agencies to enhance safety, security and environmental protection in our port waters, facilitate port operations and growth, expand the cluster of maritime ancillary services, and promote maritime R&D and manpower development.