MediaCorp launches new lifestyle paper, Health Weekly

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MediaCorp launches new lifestyle paper, Health Weekly

Singapore, 30 July 2010 – Our fast-changing lifestyle has led to the need to look for healthier options in the way we work and play. In recognition of the fast-growing market of health conscious consumers, MediaCorp has launched Health Weekly, a new Chinese lifestyle paper. 

The publication aims to deliver up-to-date information in a friendly and accessible format.Highlights in the debut issue include a cover feature on MediaCorp artiste Chew Chor Meng and his triumph over muscular dystrophy, the benefits of probiotics, recipes to counter osteoporosis,
and news about the latest medical technology and advances. There are dedicated sections for men and women, as well as mums-to-be, all packed with inspirational stories and information relevant to them.

Says Ms Phyllis Cheah, Assistant Vice President, Publishing, MediaCorp "We are delighted with the addition of Health Weekly to our array of magazines. People are more health-conscious nowadays and they will find this publication an essential read and a handy companion. Readers can also look forward to health and wellness events as well as talks or hands-on workshops delivered by professionals. We are also confident that Health Weekly will be an effective media for advertisers to reach out to their target audience."

Health Weekly is on sale every Friday, at $1.30 per copy.
Issued by MediaCorp Publishing division.

For more information, please contact:
Sheryl Phua
Manager, Marketing
MediaCorp Pte Ltd
Caldecott Broadcast Centre
Andrew Road
Singapore 299939
DID: (65) 6357 5010
Fax: (65) 6254 2886