Today (Singapore newspaper)
TODAY is a Singapore English-language digital news provider under Mediacorp, Singapore's largest media broadcaster and provider and the only terrestrial television broadcaster in the country. It was formerly a national free daily newspaper.
|Type||National free daily newspaper (2000 to 2017)|
National online newspaper (from 2017)
|Publisher||Mediacorp Press Ltd|
|Founded||10 November 2000|
|Headquarters||Mediacorp Campus, 1 Stars Avenue, Singapore 138507|
|Circulation||300,000 (in 2013)|
At its inception, Mediacorp had a 60% stake in TODAY while, Singapore Press Holdings owned 40% of TODAY. The newspaper was published and distributed from Monday to Saturday.
In 2017, the two media companies announced that SPH will divest its stakes in Mediacorp Press, which publishes TODAY, and Mediacorp TV, which owns Channels 5, 8, U, and Mediacorp Studio.
TODAY was distributed to selected homes upon subscription and for free at MRT stations, bus interchanges, selected food and beverage outlets, shopping malls among other public areas during the morning rush hour.
It had a circulation of 300,000, with more than half of its readers being professionals, managers, executives and business people. It is the second-most-read English-language newspaper in Singapore, after The Straits Times.