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Headline: Amazon Launches Amazon Prime in Singapore
Prime memberscan get unlimited free shipping on millions of local and international items, unlimited accessto popular movies and TV shows on Prime Video and video game benefits with TwitchPrime Customers inSingapore can join Prime at an introductory promotional price of S$2.99 permonth Tens ofmillions of members in 16 countries enjoy the best of Amazon with Prime

SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – December 6, 2017 – Today, Amazon announced thelaunch of Amazon Prime in Singapore. Prime is Amazon’s popular membershipprogram that provides exclusive access to benefits such as fast shipping, streamingand gaming. This week, Singapore customers will be able to enjoy Prime benefitsincluding exclusive access to free two-hour delivery on orders over S$40 with tensof thousands of items and unlimited free international shipping on orders aboveS$60 on more than 5 million items from Amazon US — all available in the PrimeNow App. Plus, Prime members in Singapore will enjoy unlimited access topopular and award-winning Amazon Prime Originals like the highly-anticipatedsecond season of The Grand Tourpremiering December 8, as well asother shows, movies and more on Prime Video. They will also enjoyaccess to gaming benefits with Twitch Prime, at no additional cost. AmazonPrime in Singapore will be available for S$8.99 per month; however, for alimited time, customers can sign up for S$2.99 per month. Everyone can tryPrime by signing up for a free 30-day trial at www.amazon.com.sg.

“Wewant to make the lives of customers living in Singapore better every day. Customersin Singapore have been enjoying ultra-fast delivery with Prime Now since July, andnow, the introduction of Amazon Prime will take their shopping experience tothe next level,” said Jamil Ghani, Vice President Amazon Prime International. “Nowwith an even wider selection of international items available for unlimited freeinternational shipping, along with unlimited access to Prime Video and TwitchPrime, this membership is designed to offer the best of Amazon. And this isjust the beginning. We will keep making Prime better, adding even moreselection and benefits.”

“Asa Singaporean myself, Prime’s arrival to our tech-savvy city state brings megreat pride,” said Henry Low, Director of Operations, Prime Now, Amazon.“Singapore is now part of a very selective group of countries who can leveragePrime benefits. I’m humbled to serve customers in Singapore and to keepexpanding the Amazon services customers in Singapore can experience.”

Primemembership benefits in Singapore include:
Free Two-Hour Delivery with Prime Now: Following the introduction of Prime Nowearlier this year, customers began enjoying exclusive access to Prime Nowbenefits and can continue to enjoy those benefits as part of their Primemembership, getting ultra-fast delivery on tens of thousands of items with freetwo-hour delivery on orders over S$40, between 10am and 10pm daily. Items range from groceries to electronics,including a variety of new brands added to Prime Now since the launch such as Sunshine,Bebe Bamboo, Archipelago Beer, Kat Food, Razer and more.Free International Shipping on over 5 Million Items: Unlimited free shipping in7 to 9 business days on orders over S$60 from the Prime Now App on more than 5 millioninternational products shipped from Amazon US. Products include a wide selectionof top brands such as Leap Frog, Rubbermaid, Zojirushi, BCB Generation, TheChildren’s Space, Pet Safe, Rebecca Minkoff, and Melissa and Doug.Amazon Prime Video: Members can stream or download popular and award-winning Amazon Prime Originalslike the highly anticipated second season of The Grand Tour premiering December 8, starring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, GoldenGlobe-winner Mozart in the Jungle,Emmy-winner The Man in the High Castle,comedy series The Tick, Bosch, TomClancy’s Jack Ryan coming in 2018, and more, as well as other popularmovies and TV shows like Fear the WalkingDead, Seinfeld, Justified, The Transformers franchise and Mission Impossible franchise. Primemembers can watch anytime, anywhere through the Amazon Prime Videoapp on Android and iOS phones and tablets, select smart TVs, game consoles oronline at www.PrimeVideo.com. Twitch Prime: Freein-game loot, like exclusive characters, boosts, and skins, in games includingBlizzard Entertainment’s Hearthstone,Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Origins,and Digital Extreme’s Warframe, plusfull games from indie developers. Members also receive a Twitch channelsubscription every 30 days, as well as ad-free viewing, an expanded set of chatemotes and colors, and an exclusive chat badge, all available at twitch.amazon.com/prime.

Prime members inSingapore can try all of the benefits of Amazon Prime for free for 30 days. Fora limited time, customers can join Prime at an introductory promotional priceof S$2.99 per month ahead of the S$8.99 monthly price. To sign up for a free 30-daytrial and to learn more, customers can visit www.amazon.com.sg.

Every Day Made Better with Prime
Amazon Prime is now availablein 16 countries, including Singapore. Tens of millions of members around theworld enjoy the most convenient way to shop and experience new and expandinginnovations from Amazon. Since 2005, Prime has been focusedon making customers’ lives better every day.

AboutAmazonAmazon is guided by four principles: customer obsessionrather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operationalexcellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping,personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle DirectPublishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some ofthe products and services pioneered by Amazon. For more information, visit www.amazon.com/about and follow @AmazonNews.

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