Some may still be hungover from the year end holidays, and we’re still in the first working week of 2017, but Chinese New Year is just around the corner. The malls have set up the red decor, and promos are starting to pour in. Perodua is wasting no time and has launched its “Golden Prosperity Deals” promo that will be on for the whole of January.

What the Malaysian market leader is offering is ang pows, worth RM3,888 for the Myvi 1.5 and RM2,188 for selected variants of the Alza MPV (SE), Axia hatchback (1.0 G auto) and the most talked about car in 2016, the Bezza (1.3 AV auto). Ang pow = cashback in CNY speak.