Media Advisory: Media Conference for Her World Woman of the Year 2019 Awards Event

August 8, 2019








In its 28th edition this year, the Her World Woman of the Year and Young Woman Achiever Awards 2019 will be presented to outstanding women at Her World’s annual signature event. Held at the Shangri-La Hotel on 16 August 2019, the 2019 awards event will celebrate and pay tribute to two women entrepreneurs who are inspirational role models to other women with their outstanding achievements. The Guest of Honour, Minister for Manpower and Second Minister for Home Affairs, Mrs Josephine Teo will be gracing the event.


Founded in 1991 and 1999 respectively, Her World Woman of the Year and Her World Young Woman Achiever awards continue to honour inspiring women through Her World’s annual event. The Her World Woman of the Year Award recognises women whose outstanding accomplishments have brought them to public notice and earned them wide respect, while the other award – Her World Young Woman Achiever recognises young women whose achievements have surpassed existing boundaries to inspire and pave the way for others in the future.


Media Conference

A media conference will be held prior to the event on the morning of 16 August 2019. Ms Ng Yi Lian, Editor of Her World, will give a brief presentation of the judging criteria and process. The two award winners will also be announced at the conference, followed by their acceptance speeches.


The session will offer photo and interview opportunities with the winners. Separately, interviews with the judging committee can also be arranged upon request.


Kindly note that all information shared at the media conference is embargoed till 16 August 2019, 10pm.


Media Invitation

You and your photographer/camera crew are cordially invited to this media conference for Her World Woman of the Year 2019. The conference details are as below:


Date: Friday, 16 August 2019

Time: 8.30am-10.00am

Venue: SPH News Centre, 1000 Toa Payoh North, Room T2.2 (Level 2) Singapore 318994



Please refer to the programme as attached.


Kindly RSVP your attendance by replying to this email by Thur, 15 August, 5pm.


Issued by SPH Magazines Pte Ltd

Co. Registration. No. 196900476M


For more information, please contact:


Fion Ng

Senior Marketing Manager

Her World & The Singapore Women’s Weekly

SPH Magazines Pte Ltd

DID: 6571 7139



Sherleen Ng

Assistant Manager

Corporate Communications & CSR

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

DID: 6319 1579



About Her World

Her World ( is the magazine media for modern, fashion-forward, forward-thinking women. As the voice of the Singapore woman, and the authority on fashion, beauty, and lifestyle trends, Her World also offers empowering content on women’s issues. For over five decades, it has engaged, inspired and empowered readers, helping them to live, play, love and work better and smarter.


About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms. SPH’s core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions. It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media. On the property front, SPH owns approximately 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road, The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall and The Rail Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets along Upper Bukit Timah Road. SPH REIT also holds 85% equity stake in Figtree Grove, a freehold sub-regional shopping centre in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia. SPH owns and operates The Seletar Mall and is developing a new commercial cum residential site, The Woodleigh Residences and The Woodleigh Mall. It also owns a portfolio of Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) in the United Kingdom. It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, Singapore’s largest private nursing home operator. SPH runs a regional events arm and a chain of Buzz retail outlets. It also invested in the education business.


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