AsiaOne

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AsiaOne
AsiaOne logo.png
Type of site
News, lifestyle, entertainment content aggregator
Headquarters
Singapore
Ownermm2 Entertainment
Singapore Press Holdings
Websitewww.asiaone.com Edit this at Wikidata
CommercialYes

AsiaOne is a news, lifestyle and entertainment aggregator providing content primarily to readers in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong.[1] AsiaOne was first launched in 1998 by Singapore Press Holdings and is currently a joint venture between mm2 Asia and Singapore Press Holdings (SPH).[2]

On 5 June 2000, SPH AsiaOne Ltd was listed on the Singapore Exchange.[3] It was delisted on 24 January 2002.[4][5]

Content[edit]

AsiaOne covers a number of topics, including news, entertainment, food, design and style, and carries headlines from a number of SPH publications and magazines such as The Straits Times,The Business Times, The New Paper, and Hardware Zone. AsiaOne also features a section for Malaysia news. Additionally, AsiaOne also syndicates content across top content providers such as the South China Morning Post, Reuters, and Agence France-Presse. It is the third most-read news site in Singapore, according to ComScore.

Management and staff[edit]

Low Huan Ping was the first CEO of AsiaOne. Suzie Wang is the current CEO of the newly-formed joint venture that manages AsiaOne.[6]

Previous editors include Margaret Thomas, the current president of AWARE, Paul Jansen, Irene Ngoo, Adrian Tay and Karen Lim.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us -". AsiaOne. Retrieved 2019-01-16.
  2. ^ "Media Releases - Singapore Press Holdings". www.sph.com.sg. Retrieved 2019-01-16.
  3. ^ Hong, Shen; Webb, Sara. "SPH AsiaOne Will Delist From Singapore Exchange". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 25 June 2019.
  4. ^ "SPH AsiaOne delisting plan approved". www.telecompaper.com. Retrieved 25 June 2019.
  5. ^ "Media Releases - SPH AsiaOne". www.asiaone.com. Retrieved 2019-02-12.
  6. ^ Tay, Vivienne (2018-07-04). "AsiaOne Online names new CEO as mm2 completes takeover of 51% equity interest stake". Marketing Interactive. Retrieved 2019-01-16.

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