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omy.sg turns three with “triple treats”

Singapore, 9 September 2010 --- omy.sg is celebrating its third anniversary this year with a host of goodies for readers.

Launched in 2007, omy.sg, Singapore’s leading bilingual news and entertainment news portal, currently enjoys over 10 million page views per month, generated by over 400,000 unique visitors. This is more than twice the traffic of 5 million page views when it was first launched.

To thank the support of its loyal readers for the past three years, omy.sg has prepared a series of "fun-tastic" activities and attractive prizes, including three tablet netbooks to be won.

Its series of third anniversary promotion treats include:

'Three is Never a Crowd' Video/Photo Contest
It takes two to enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner and four to play a game of mah-jong. But what can three people do for entertainment? This unique contest requires participants to contribute ideas of fun activities suitable for three people. They can submit photos (no more than 3 photos) or videos (no more than 3 minutes in duration) and stand to win attractive prizes. There are 3 sets of ASUS tablet netbooks (eee-PC T101MT) and Wild Wild Wet admission tickets to be won.

Participants should send their entries to omycontest@gmail.com by 6 October 2010 before 12am together with their name, contact number, NRIC and email or upload the entries directly via http://showtime.omy.sg

Other Triple Fun treats:
1. “Three dishes make a meal" - omy.sg's food site (http://eat.omy.sg) offers recommendation of which three dishes you could cook to make a sumptuous and balanced meal.

2. Three lucky readers will be given a special make-over and experience how it feels like to be a fashion model for a day! More information on http://lifestyle.omy.sg

3. When it comes to love, three is definitely a crowd. Check out the special horoscope series on http://playground.omy.sg and find out how people with different zodiac signs handle tricky love triangles.

Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Limited
Co. Regn. No: 198402868E


For more information, please contact:

Alvin Lim
Assistant Manager, Online Marketing

www.omy.sg
Singapore Press Holdings
Tel: 6319 2490
Email:
limlh@sph.com.sg

Francis Mah
Manager
Corporate Communications
Singapore Press Holdings
Tel: 6319 1028
Email: mahys@sph.com.sg

About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2009. It is Southeast Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.


Newspapers and Magazines

In Singapore, SPH publishes 17 newspaper titles in four languages. Every day, 3 million individuals or 79 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.


Internet and Mobile

Beyond print, the Internet editions of SPH newspapers enjoy over 225 million pageviews with 14 million unique visitors every month. Apart from SPH AsiaOne portal, SPH's online and new media initiatives include an online marketplace for products, services and employment, ST701; local search and directory engine, rednano.sg; Stomp (Straits Times Online Mobile Print), a portal that connects, engages and interacts with readers on the Web and via mobile phone messaging; omy.sg, a bilingual news and interactive portal and The Straits Times RazorTV, a free access interactive webcast service offering live chat shows and video-on-demand clips.


Broadcasting

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. In the radio business, SPH has an 80 per cent stake in SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd, which operates entertainment stations Radio 100.3 in Mandarin and 91.3FM in English.


Events and Outdoor Advertising

SPH’s events subsidiary Sphere Exhibits organises innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions. In addition, SPH has ventured into out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its wholly-owned subsidiary, SPH MediaBoxOffice Pte Ltd, Singapore’s largest outdoor motion display advertising network media company.


Properties

SPH owns and manages Paragon, the prime retail and office complex in the heart of Orchard Road, Singapore's main shopping belt. SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, has also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road.
The Clementi Mall, SPH's latest retail mall, will be operational in 2011.