Feb 24, 2014 (Mon): In collaboration with Huawei and Samsung, the Malay Mail newspaper is offering digital readers the #malaymailgr8deals online at www.gr8.com.my. The deal comes with two packages and each package comprises a 1-year subscription to the Malay Mail newspaper, a phablet, access to 4 e-Papers (Malay Mail, Sinar Harian, Oriental Daily News and Makkal Osai), and a host of community, sports, contest and entertainment apps developed just for you.
The Package A is with a Huawei MediaPad 7 Youth is priced only at RM288 while Package B is with a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7” that priced at RM538.
This move shows Malay Mail has joined the digital platform to compete in the challenging 24-hour news business by offering w way for its subscribers especially those tech-savvy and young communities to access its newspaper via tablets.
“It is just not about convergence of digital and print media, it is about giving all newspapers a wider reach,” The Malay Mail editor-in-chief Wong Sai Wan said.