Jointly owned by CapitaLand Commercial Trust (60% interest) and CapitaLand Mall Trust (40% interest), Raffles City Singapore is a premier integrated complex comprising retail, commercial, hotels and convention centre space in the heart of Singapore's Central Business District. Designed by world-renowned architect I M Pei to be "the city within a city", Raffles City opened in 1986 and links the tourist and shopping artery of Orchard Road with the commercial and financial area in and around Raffles Place. The complex consists of Raffles City Shopping Centre, Raffles City Tower, Raffles City Convention Centre, Swissotel The Stamford and Fairmont Singapore.
Raffles City Shopping Centre is a prime retail mall spread over five floors on storeys 1, 2, 3 and basement 1 & 2. Anchored by Robinsons Department Store and Raffles City Market Place – a gourmet supermarket, Raffles City Shopping Centre currently houses over 200 specialty shops. Raffles City Shopping Centre is linked directly to the City Hall MRT interchange station and the Esplanade MRT station along the Circle Line.