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Great Singapore Sale Tourist Guide

By: Wei Ying on 31 May 2013
Good news for tourists: during the Great Singapore Sale, in addition to the promotions on offer, you can expect to enjoy tax free shopping as well as exclusive discounts and privileges at major shopping malls!

Tax Free Shopping
To enjoy the 7% Goods and Services Tax (GST) refunds paid on your purchases under the Tourist Refund Scheme (TRS), simply make a minimum purchase of S$100 from participating shops displaying the Tax Free logo. Before you leave the shop, collect your original receipt/tax invoice and GST Refund Form/ eTRS Ticket

Shop Tax Free & Win Draw by Global Blue
Shop at any participating Global Blue-affiliated store to enjoy discounts and special offers. Simply show your passport and credit card as a token to the staff to ask for an Electronic Tourist Refund (eTRS) Ticket  to claim your GST refunds and stand a chance to win a prize in the Grand Lucky Draw! To qualify for the draw, spend a minimum of $200, or just $100 if you charge your purchases to MasterCard.

Before departing from Changi Airport, go to the eTRS self-help kiosk in the departure area near the Singapore Customs with your purchases, receipts, passport and eTRS Tickets to retrieve your purchases. Follow the instructions on the eTRS self-help kiosk to apply for your GST refund claims and select your preferred refund option to get your tax refund.

Shop Tax Free & Win Draw by Premier Tax Free
Shop tax free and stand to win in the Premier Tax Free lucky draw! Simply ask for a Premier Tax Free GST Refund Voucher when you spend a minimum of $100 at any Premier Tax Free-affiliated store. Claim your GST refund when you depart from Singapore Changi Airport, and you will be automatically entered into the lucky draw.

Choose to get your GST refund credited to your credit card and double your chances of winning!

At the Malls
Singapore's shopping malls in the tourist precincts (Orchard Road, Marina Bay, Clarke Quay) will offer special tourist privileges, such as exclusive offers and freebies. Participating outlets include:

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313 Orchard Road 

Collect your Tourist Card at the Concierge Desk at B1 and present it with your passport at participating 313 outlets upon payment to enjoy the privileges.

Plus, spend $150 (maximum 3 same-day receipts) at any 313 outlet and receive an exclusive 313 Foldable Reversible Travel Bag. Redemption must be made at the Concierge Desk at B1 on the day of purchase. While stocks last.

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ION Orchard
2 Orchard Turn

Enjoy an exclusive Limousine Airport Transfer when you spend $2,000 in a single day at ION Orchard. Present your receipt(s) and passport at the Singapore Visitor Centre @ ION Orchard on Level 1 for redemption. Limited to one redemption per shopper, on a first-come-first serve basis, while stocks last.

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The Central
6 Eu Tong Sen Street

Present your passport and boarding pass at Central Concierge on Level 1 and receive:

1. FREE $10 Central Gift Voucher
2. FREE Central Tourist Delights Card
With the Central Tourist Delights Card, enjoy fascinating offers with free gifts and discounts of up 50% at over 40 participating dining and retail outlets.
3. FREE Locally Designed Skyroom Traveller’s Pouch
Simply spend a minimum of $50* in a same-day single receipt and redeem this exclusive pouch.

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Marina Square
6 Raffles Boulevard

Simply present your passport at the Customer Service Counters (Levels 1 & 2) to receive your very own Tourist Privilege Card.
Be sure to look out for attractive deals and promotions at the participating outlets.

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290 Orchard Road

Travel in style at Paragon and enjoy special offers at selected shops.

Spend a minimum of $500 and receive a pair of complimentary coffee vouchers (maximum 2 same-day receipts). Limited to the first 30 pairs per day.

Plus, receive an Acqua di Parma Gelsomino Nobile EDP (50ml - for women) or an Acqua di Parma Colonia EDC (100ml - for men) worth over $155 with a minimum of $1,500 charged to your Foreign Citibank Credit Card (maximum 2 same-day receipts).

For all redemptions, present your passport (with valid arrival stamp) and same-day receipt(s) for redemption at the Paragon Concierge Level 1.

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Suntec City Mall
3 Temasek Boulevard

Simply present your passport to receive a special Welcome Kit that includes a Tourist Privilege Card which entitles you to special offers at participating outlets.

Spend $150 at the mall and redeem a $5 Suntec City Mall voucher, or receive a limited edition iconic Fountain of Wealth crystal premium with a minimum spend of $300 on the same day.

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The Centrepoint
176 Orchard Road

Simply present your passport at the Customer Service Counter on Level 1 to receive a Tourist Privilege Card that entitles you to special offers at participating shops.

Receive an exclusive The Centrepoint Limited Edition PVC Shopping Bag with a minimum spend of $100.

Please check the full terms and conditions with the Customer Service Counter.

1 HarbourFront Walk

Enjoy exclusive discounts and special deals from participating stores at VivoCity – Singapore’s largest retail and lifestyle destination. Plus, receive special admission discounts to popular local attractions such as Singapore Zoo.

What’s more, spend a minimum of $80 at any outlet in VivoCity and redeem a Francfranc Tic Time Clock.

To enjoy all these privileges, just present your passport at any of the Customer Service Counters to redeem your VivoCity Tourist Card. 

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Wisma Atria
435 Orchard Road

Simply present your passport at the Wisma Atria Concierge on Level 1 to redeem the 3-Day Tourist Privilege Card and enjoy up to 20% discount at participating shops.

Plus, spend a minimum of $50 and redeem a free F&B voucher. While stocks last. Other terms and conditions apply.

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