The ongoing battle against the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the livelihoods of many Malaysians, forcing many to sacrifice social connections from their communities, workplace, friends, and families to remain safe. This Merdeka, Celcom Axiata Berhad (Celcom) understands the challenges faced by Malaysians and continues to care by standing united with them.
In conjunction with Malaysia’s 64th Merdeka anniversary, Celcom is reaching out to all Malaysians with exclusive deals that offer great savings and affordability. Celcom also celebrates Merdeka’s theme of unity through simplest forms of communicating with one another and embracing the joys of simple connections that can come in any form.
Starting today until 30 September 2021, Celcom’s Merdeka iphone sale is offering savings up to RM2,200 for the latest iPhone models such as the iPhone 12, 12 mini, 11, XR and SE when customers sign up with Celcom’s MEGA™ postpaid plans. Additionally, Celcom continues to extend its digital inclusivity support to B40 communities with the most affordable mobile and device plans, aligned with the government’s initiatives such as Jaringan Prihatin, daily FREE 1GB productivity Internet and Pakej Peranti RM1 Malaysia Prihatin.
Celcom’s Merdeka campaign themed “U Ok Tak?” encourages Malaysians to check-in with someone through a simple phone call, text, video, or any form of interaction that shows earnest and sincere support towards one another during today’s challenging norms. Celcom welcomes all Malaysians to foster compassion and portray the need to care for one another, warming hearts and bringing smiles to faces.
Idham Nawawi, Chief Executive Officer of Celcom Axiata Berhad said Celcom understands the challenges faced by Malaysians today and the importance of staying in touch with one another. Celcom remains committed to care for Malaysians by equipping them with the best and affordable offerings.
“As a homegrown organization that strongly resonates and stands united with all Malaysians in celebrating the nation’s 64th Merdeka, we want to enable everyone to stay connected with their friends and family on our widest 4G network with 4G devices. As Malaysians are doing their part to curb the pandemic, we are encouraging Malaysians to reach out with one another through the simplest forms of communication, such as dropping a simple text message or having a video call with a loved one, which can positively transform your day.
Standing united and driving inclusivity
“Furthermore, Celcom continues to remain prihatin to the needs of the rakyat and continues to drive inclusivity by keeping people at heart. Aligned with the government’s special Pakej Peranti RM1 Malaysia Prihatin, we are continuously reaching out to every Malaysian with our widest 4G network and affordable packages. While the nation is moving towards a full 4G network coverage by end year, we also urge all Malaysians to take this opportunity and upgrade to a 4G device through these special Prihatin deals,” Idham said.
- 16 August 2021 – 16 September 2021– Celcom’s Pakej Peranti RM1 Malaysia Prihatin offers existing and new customers the opportunity to own a new 4G VoLTE mobile device valued up to RRP RM3,000 from brands such as Oppo, Vivo and iPhone at only RM1. The offer is bundled with Celcom’s MEGA™ postpaid plans and customers can purchase this great offering via Celcom Online Shop, Bluecube or Celcom Certified Partner (CCP) nationwide.
- 16 August 2021 until 30 September 2021 – Celcom’s Jaringan Prihatin programme offers an extra RM60 rebate for prepaid and postpaid customers to be digitally connected with a brand new 4G VoLTE mobile device and unlimited Internet access, in addition to the government’s Bantuan Prihatin Rakyat programme that offers subsidies of RM300 for eligible households and RM180 for eligible individuals.
- 16 August 2021 until 31 December 2021 – FREE daily Internet of 1GB (30GB per month) for all customers available via the Celcom Life App, specifically for education and work productivity tools, as well as general web browsing.
In addition, Celcom is providing more special offers for all customers throughout these periods:
- 6 August 2021 until 30 September 2021 – Customers can stand a chance to win an iPhone 12 mini 64GB worth RM RRP is RM3999 for FREE with Celcom’s Online Shop exclusive ‘Merdeka Deals Contest Giveaway’! Customers just need to sign up with any Merdeka Deals postpaid device bundle via Celcom Online Shop and key in the voucher code “IWANT” upon checkout and stand a chance to win!
- 13 August 2021 – 30 September 2021 – New and existing customers can stand a chance to win a FREE Samsung Galaxy S20+ worth RM3,999 when they sign up or upgrade with any Celcom XP Lite™ plan OR Jaringan Prihatin XP Lite™ plan subscription. Available only on Celcom’s Online Shop, customers can simply sign up, enter the promo code “Malaysia” and be in the running for a FREE Samsung Galaxy S20+ worth RM3,999!
- 16 August 2021 – 30 September 2021: Subscribe to any Celcom MEGA™ postpaid plan or Celcom MEGA™ Family Line and get up to 80% cashback in Touch ‘n Go eWallet credit. Available only on Celcom Online Shop.
“As a telco that cares, we have a duty to help Malaysians power ahead of the current challenges that they face today and tomorrow. Let’s unite together as a nation under the common goal of flattening the curve and remain safe and connected with one another this Merdeka.” Idham said.