Amara Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the hotel investment and management; property investment and development; and specialty restaurants and food services businesses in Singapore, the People's Republic of China, and Thailand. It invests in and develops office, retail, and residential developments. The company is also involved in the share trading and investment activities; and the provision of construction services, as well as in franchising business. In addition, it offers management and technical advisory services for the management and development of hotels and resorts; and general management and administrative services. The company was incorporated in 1970 and is based in Singapore. Amara Holdings Limited is a subsidiary of First Security Pte Ltd.