PERMAI announced: free 1GB internet, tax relief for electronics, and more


Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has officially announced the PERMAI initiative which comes with various assistance ranging from tax relief, free internet data, and more. To go into more detail, the government will waive tax of up to RM2500 for any electronics bought until 31 December 2021 to encourage the acquisition of smartphones, laptops, and tablets.

But that’s not all, free 1GB data will be allocated daily will be extended to 30 April 2021 which can be claimed from your respective telco provider. Last but not least, students who are taking SPM, STPM, as well as those who are studying in college and universities, will have their “Special Telecommunications Package” extended to April 2021.

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