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Shop at Paragon and take home a piece of the F1 action!

Singapore, 1 September 2009 - For the month of September, shoppers can find delight in the array of Mercedes-Benz Motorsports goodies at Paragon.

A pair of three-day Grandstand tickets to the Singapore night race is up for grabs, among other fabulous prizes such as Mercedes-Benz collectible items and a Motorsports watch (worth over $4,000). Every $100* spent in a single receipt qualifies for a chance at the draw. Citi Paragon MasterCard Platinum Cardmembers will receive double chances of winning.

Shoppers can also redeem for a Mercedes-Benz Motorsports cap (available in Team Hamilton or Team Hekki) worth $60 when they spend a minimum of $700* in Paragon. For Citibank Paragon Platinum MasterCard members, they need only charge $500*. Redemption can be made from 1 – 30 September 2009 at the Paragon Concierge, Level 1 while stocks last.

From 18 September onwards, the exclusive Mercedes-Benz Motorsports collection will be showcased at the MercedesBoutique at Paragon Atrium 2. Mercedes-Benz drivers and Citibank Paragon Platinum MasterCard members get 10% off the collection.

In addition, shoppers who spend a minimum of $80* will receive a limited edition umbrella while Formula One ticket holders can redeem with a minimum spending of $60*.

* Redemption is not valid with medical charges, bill payments, installment plans and voucher purchases. The Mercedes-Benz Motorsports cap and limited edition umbrella are limited to one redemption per shopper per day with a maximum of 2 same-day receipts.

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About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. 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, 2.9 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 150 million pageviews with 9 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,; Stomp (Straits Times Online Mobile Print), a portal that connects, engages and interacts with readers on the Web and via mobile phone messaging; omy, 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.

SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8, U and TV Mobile, 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 FM in Mandarin and Radio 91.3 FM in English.

Outdoor Advertising
In addition, SPH has ventured into outdoor advertising through its wholly-owned subsidiary, SPH MediaBoxOffice Pte Ltd, Singapore’s largest outdoor motion display advertising network media company.

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, is also developing a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road.

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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.