In celebration of our nation's 46th birthday, xinmsn brings you the live webcast of the NDP parade on August 9.

For the first time, Singaporeans and overseas viewers will be able to catch the 'live' telecast of Singapore's National Day Parade (NDP) on xinmsn.

Online users, regardless of regions, will be able to watch the live simulcast of the parade's proceedings, available on August 9 at 6.10pm.

Other features of the broadcast include a multi-angle live streaming feature.

Lucky viewers will also stand a chance to win NDP goodie bags when you upload National Day related photos to our portal's "Photo Sharing" contest.

NDP2011 Photo contest

To participate, simply upload your photos by clicking on the "Photo Sharing" tab. Smartphone users may do so using the "LiveShare" application when you download it on your mobile phones.

The top 20 photos with the highest numbers of "likes" on Facebook will each receive two NDP goodie bags. Contest starts from now to August 15.

This unique and innovative live photo experience for NDP 2011 is brought to you by LiveShare by Cooliris, in collaboration with Mediacorp and Young NTUC.

For a more interactive experience, viewers may log on to xinmsn.com/NDP2011, and leave your birthday messages for our nation. You may also choose to SMS your well wishes during the live broadcast of the celebration on screen and on xinmsn.com/NDP2011.

Come soak up the festive cheer and bask in "The Singapore Spirit" as we join hands to celebrate our nation's 46th birthday on August 9. Majulah!

Log on to xinmsn.com/NDP2011 for more information on NDP 2011 and the "Photo Sharing" contest.