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Embarking on the right choice of education

Be it for better job prospects, to acquire new skills or to increase employability, CATS Classified’s Learning For Success aims to help upgraders make informed choices about advancing their education

Singapore, 8 April 2011The Learning For Success Education Exhibition and Seminar will be held at Suntec Singapore Concourse this Saturday, 9 April 2011. It is organised by CATS Classified, part of the Marketing Division of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), for the 10th year running.

Bringing together an array of educational institutions that offer a diverse range of more than 500 local and overseas courses (including certificate, diploma, degree and postgraduate programmes) via more than 40 exhibition booths, this is the largest Learning For Success education fair to date.

Present at the event will be leading commercial schools such as James Cook University (JCU), KLC School of Education, the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS), PSB Academy, Stansfield College, TMC Academy and other institutions, which collectively feature programmes offered by more than 75 universities from Australia, USA, Canada, UK and China. Among these are renowned institutions like the Australian National University, University of Wollongong, University of Adelaide, University of London and York University.

Representatives and experts from the various education providers will be on-site to advise and share more information with prospective upgraders to help them select the right courses to further their education.

Those who wish to further their education should seize the opportunity to sign up for the “Outshine Yourself” seminar (from 2pm to 6pm) on topics such as “Unleash Your Infinite Creativity”, “Present with Confidence" and “Results Acceleration – Learn More In Less Time!”.

The seminar seeks to coach them on mind-mapping techniques, time management, effective study and presentation skills. Interested participants can sign up at the event by paying a fee of $259 (cash payment only) per person.

Visitors to the event also stand a chance to win one of two Sony VAIO notebooks worth about $900 each when they sign up for any course at the exhibition.

Event details

CATS Classified Learning For Success Education Exhibition and Seminar
Date : 9 April 2011 (Saturday)
Time : 10am – 8pm
Venue : Suntec Singapore Concourse, Level 3
Entry : Free admission

Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Co. Regn. No. 198402868E

For more information, please contact:

James Ong (Mr)
Assistant Communications Manager
Advertising & Promotions
CATS Classified
Singapore Press Holdings
DID: 6319 5909

HP: 9389 8929

Diana Lee (Ms)
Assistant Vice President
Advertising & Promotions
CATS Classified
Singapore Press Holdings
Tel: 6319 5978

HP: 9366 6875

Gary Yeo (Mr)
Assistant Manager
Corporate Communications
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1225
HP: 9684 0498

About CATS Classified

CATS Classified is part of the Marketing Division of Singapore Press Holdings Limited. It offers the most comprehensive marketplace for products, services and employment through CATS Classified in The Straits Times, Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao, Shin Min Daily News, CATS Klassified in Berita Harian & CATS Fastads in The New Paper.

About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

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

Newspapers, Magazines and Book Publishing
In Singapore, SPH publishe
s 18 newspaper titles in four languages. Every day, 3 million individuals or 77 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, the Internet editions of SPH newspapers enjoy over 263 million page views with 18 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; Stomp,, and The Straits Times RazorTV.

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 Chinese 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 leading Digital Out-of-Home advertising company.

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