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RM200 smartphone rebate redemption period extended

RM200 smartphone rebate redemption period extended

The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has extended the redemption period for the RM200 Youth Communication Package rebate from one month to three months beginning today. “Those who have registered and received confirmation of their registration in early January need not re-register. “We are in the process of e-mailing all those who have registered to inform them of the ... Read more  >

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Tune Talk offers 16 smartphone models under rebate programme

Tune Talk offers 16 smartphone models under rebate programme

KUALA LUMPUR: Tune Talk Sdn Bhd, one of the seven participating companies in the RM200 rebate through Youth Communications Package, is offering 16 smartphone models ranging from RM400 to RM2,000. Its chief executive officer Jason Lo said the rebate programme started last Monday at Low Yatt Plaza before going nationwide with the participation of 800 dealers. “The first round of rebate programme w... Read more  >

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Hundreds of youngsters eligible for RM200 rebate snap up 4G Cloud Phone

Hundreds of youngsters eligible for RM200 rebate snap up 4G Cloud Phone

Hundreds of youngsters lined up in front of the Yes store at Queensbay Mall in Penang hours before it was opened for business. There was no big sale or a promotion. Instead, it was the store giving away free Yes Buzz 4G Cloud Phone to eligible youths, aged between 21 and 30, under the Government’s RM200 smartphone rebate. Codenamed Yes’ Youth Communications Package, the phone comes wit... Read more  >

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70 smartphone models offered under rebate package

70 smartphone models offered under rebate package

MENUMBOK, (Kuala Penyu): The Information, Communications and Culture Ministry has met the needs of youths with 70 types of smartphone models offered under the Youth Communication Package (YCP), said its minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim. He said the names of the models would be displayed in the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) website soon. Youths aged between 21 and 30 ye... Read more  >

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Smartphone rebate: Special panel to check profiteering

Smartphone rebate: Special panel to check profiteering

A special panel has been set up to ensure that smartphone dealers do not engage in profiteering from the RM200 rebate for smartphone purchases by eligible youths. Information, Communications and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim said the panel, made up of telecommunication companies (telcos) and the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), will act against dealers found... Read more  >

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Telcos prepare for smartphones demand

Telcos prepare for smartphones demand

With the smartphone rebate craze hitting a peak, telecommunication companies (telcos) are stepping up the pace to meet with the overwhelming demand. Telcos involved with the scheme said they were working continuously to get their rebate systems “up and running”. So far, about 1.5 million people have applied for the RM200 smartphone rebate under the Youth Communications Package (YCP) aimed at t... Read more  >

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List of smartphones for rebate ready this week

List of smartphones for rebate ready this week

The list of smartphones offered to youths under the RM200 rebate through the Youth Communication Package will be issued thisweek by seven telecommunications companies with cooperation of the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC). The seven companies are Celcom, Maxis, Digi, U Mobile, Clixster, Tune Talk and YTL Communications (YES). MCMC strategic communications adviser Sheik... Read more  >

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RM200 rebate for smartphones

RM200 rebate for smartphones

Malaysian youths eyeing new smartphones under the Youth Communications Package scheme had more reason to cheer yesterday as the Government announced the abolition of an earlier ceiling price of RM500 per smartphone. Information, Communications and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim made the announcement after chairing the ministry’s post-Cabinet meeting yesterday. “The Cabinet ha... Read more  >