YY Group Enters UAE Hotel and Hospitality Market

SINGAPORE, May 29, 2024 — YY Group Holding Limited (NASDAQ: YYGH) (“YY Group”, “YYGH”, or the “Company”), a data and technology-driven provider of hotel and hospitality staffing and commercial cleaning and janitorial services, announced today its entry into the United Arab Emirates (“UAE”) hotel and hospitality industry. Mr. Ramy Attia will serve as the Country Director.

“This expansion will let YY Group meet the needs of multinational and regional hospitality brands, helping them manage their operations in the UAE. With a solid track record of providing qualified and experienced workers to leading hospitality companies in Southeast Asia, we expect to have a smooth start and gain momentum quickly,” said Mike Fu, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of YY Group. “Ramy has more than 17 years of hospitality experience across five countries. We look forward to working closely with him and his team to seize the growth opportunities in the UAE’s hotel and hospitality industries.”

The UAE is aiming to welcome 40 million hotel guests by 2031. This is expected to further enhance its position as one of the most popular tourist destinations. The UAE’s hospitality industry is expected to grow to $9.5 million by 2029, at a 5% CAGR from 2024-2029. The Company will take advantage of this growth by building a strong presence in the UAE. It also plans to make the YY Circle Super App the top-rated app for labor sourcing.

About YY Group Holding Limited

YY Group Holding Limited is based in Singapore. It provides hotel and hospitality staffing as well as commercial cleaning and janitorial services. Based on innovation and a commitment to user-centric experiences, YY Circle uses app-based technology to improve the labor sourcing market and the Internet of Things to transform the cleaning industry.

For more information on the Company, please visit https://yygroupholding.com/.

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For further information, please contact:

Singapore Investor Contact
Phua Zhi Yong, Chief Financial Officer
YY Group

U.S. Investor Contact
Jack Perkins
KCSA Strategic Communications