In support of the Government’s Short Term National Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA), MyGroser, in partnership with Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is extending its e-commerce offerings to the Penjana Shop Malaysia Online initiative and Penjana Micro & SME E-commerce campaign. The nation’s leading independent online grocery service is offering over MYR1,000,000 in discounts and vouchers to consumers and at the same time supporting Malaysian SMEs in terms of listing, delivery, and marketing their products online.
The nation’s major telecommunication companies—Celcom, Digi, Maxis, U Mobile, and Telekom Malaysia (through unifi Mobile) are extending access to the daily free 1GB “Productivity Internet” offer to 24 hours. Previously, the access to the daily free data was limited to between 8AM and 6PM. The extended hours will be effective from July 2020 until 31 December 2020.
Proton announces lower prices of its vehicles across the board following the government’s sales tax exemption of vehicles, as part of the Penjana Economic Recovery Plan. The sales tax exemption is effective from 15 June 2020 until 31 December 2020.
ePenjana, an initiative introduced by the government as part of its short-term Penjana Economic Recovery Plan, aims to boost consumer spending and spur the adoption of digital payments. Eligible Malaysians will receive MYR50 worth of e-wallet credit as well as an additional MYR50 worth of discounts and cashback. Unlike e-Tunai Rakyat by the previous administration though, this comes with a caveat.
Expect cheaper cars in the coming months as the government announces sales tax exemptions as part of the Penjana Economic Recovery Plan, as delivered by prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin on Friday.
As part of the new Penjana Economic Recovery Plan, the government has extended its free 1GB Internet data offer until 31 December 2020, an initiative introduced at the start of the Movement Control Order (MCO). The free Internet data will be delivered daily through participating telcos to help Malaysians access education, news, and video conferencing services.
Prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin today announced its new “Penjana” Economic Recovery Plan as part of the country’s six-stage strategy to weather the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Under Penjana, the government has identified three key drivers: Empower people, Propel businesses, and Stimulate the economy. Overall, 40 initiatives worth MYR35 billion have been allocated under Penjana, with a total of MYR10 billion direct fiscal injection by the government.