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The best of healthcare and beauty offerings at Lianhe Wanbao Health & Beauty Fair 2013

    Singapore, 30 April 2013 --- The annual Lianhe Wanbao Health & Beauty Fair, organised by Chinese evening daily Lianhe Wanbao, will be held this weekend on 4 and 5 May 2013 at Marina Bay Sands Expo Hall A . The fair is expected to draw over 130,000 visitors this year. 

    Inaugurated in 2005, this annual fair aims to enhance Singaporeans' awareness of the importance of keeping fit and increasing their knowledge of healthy lifestyle choices. A free admission event, the fair caters to people of all ages - from young children to senior citizens. 

    A total of 103 exhibitors and 169 exhibition booths will be showcased at this year's event, which is supported by the Health Promotion Board, PA Active Aging Council, Singapore Cancer Society, Singapore Chinese Physicians' Association and Centre for Eye Surgery. 

    The Lianhe Wanbao Health & Beauty Fair 2013 comprises several zones: Healthy Living, Rest & Relax, Beauty & Fitness, Health Food Corner, and Food Paradise. 


    It offers a wide range of healthcare and beauty products and services, healthy cooking demonstrations by famous chefs, talks conducted by doctors, nutritionists and health professionals, free eye and health screening which covers live blood analysis, chiropractic, body fat analysis, bone mass analysis, blood pressure and more.

    There will also be live entertainment including stage performances such as wellness workout, yoga demonstration, percussion performances and "The Duo" Talent Competition, a talent search for participants to perform in pairs. 

    Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, is the Guest of Honour for the opening ceremony on 4 May 2013 (Saturday) at 10.30am. The opening ceremony will be held at the Central Stage at Expo Hall A. 

    Media Invitation

    Your journalist, photographer and/or film crew are invited to cover the event. 

    To RSVP, please contact Ms Toh Lay Ngoh at tohln@sph.com.sg or Mr Francis Mah at mahys@sph.com.sg by Friday, 3 May 2013. 

    Details:
    Event: Lianhe Wanbao Health & Beauty Fair 2013
    Date: 4 May 2013, Saturday
    Time: 10.15am 
    Venue: Marina Bay Sands Expo Hall A 

    Programme:
    10.00am Arrival of Guests

    10.30am Arrival of Guest of Honour, Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health

    Welcome Address by Mr Chua Chim Kang, Editor, Lianhe Wanbao and omy.sg 
    Senior Vice President, Business Development, Chinese Newspapers

    Official Opening by Guest of Honour

    11.00am Dance Performance

    11.10pm Tour of Exhibition

    11.30pm Tea Reception (Begonia Ballroom , Level 2)

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    Lisa Ong Bee Hong 王美凤
    Associate Feature Editor, Feature Desk
    Lianhe Wanbao/ Shin Min Daily News
    Central Integrated Newsroom
    Tel: 63191349 

    HP 96801454
    Email: 
    ongbhg@sph.com.sg

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

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