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Paragon – Your Pit Stop to Life’s Luxuries

Singapore, 15 September 2011 – It’s the Formula One (F1) Grand Prix racing season. From 16 to 26 September, get ready to make a pit stop at Paragon to soak in the F1 spirit. 
Citi Paragon Platinum MasterCard Exclusive
Paragon shoppers will receive an exclusive Mercedes-Benz Adidas shoe bag* worth $49 when they charge a minimum of $400 in a single receipt with a Citi Paragon Platinum MasterCard.  
Those using other Citibank cards would need to charge a minimum of $500 in single-receipt to receive the same shoe bag. 
Rev-Up @Orchard 2011
Shoppers can also redeem a limited edition Rev-Up @ Orchard 2011 umbrella* when they charge a minimum of $150 (maximum two same-day receipts) with their VISA card at Paragon. F1 ticket holders would only need to spend $120 to redeem the same item.
*Terms & Conditions
Cardmembers are entitled to one redemption per day, notwithstanding the number of credit/debit cards owned. Limited to cardmembers on a first-come-first-served basis, while stocks last. Cardmembers are required to present their NRIC, same-day shop receipt, credit card and charge slip upon redemption at Paragon Concierge Level 1.  Not applicable for bill payments, installment plans and voucher purchases. Receipts once utilised for redemption in the programme will not be applicable for other ongoing mall promotions.
Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Limited
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For media enquiries, please contact:
Ina Se
Senior Manager 
Advertising & Promotions
Orchard 290 Ltd
DID: 6830 3812
Eileen Quay
Advertising & Promotions
Orchard 290 Ltd
DID: 6830 3813
Selina Esther Lim
Assistant Manager
Corporate Communications
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1872
About Orchard 290 Ltd 
Orchard 290 Ltd is a subsidiary of SPH, who owns and manages Paragon and Paragon Medical - a 14-storey medical tower sitting atop the shopping podium. Visit or for more information. 
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 publishes 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.