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VEP delayed till 2020 or maybe when your grandchildren have children

VEP delayed till 2020 or maybe when your grandchildren have children

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If you've been one of the "kan cheong" people waiting to get your Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) approved before driving into Malaysia, here's some good news for you - The implementation of the VEP scheme will only commence next year.

According to The Straits Times, Malaysian Transport Minister Anthony Loke claimed that the delay is due to the system's inability to cope with the exponential number of vehicles that needed to install the RFID tag.

It seems that many Singaporeans are not surprised by this delay.

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It’s not the first time that there has been a delay with the implementation of the VEP and you can be sure people were quick to call that out. 

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And some people make pretty sound arguments.

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Wait, does this mean that Singaporean car owners with the RFID tags did the application and probably wasted a weekend queueing up in Malaysia for nothing?

Sounds about right. 

Malaysia Boleh?

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Case closed.

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Still wondering how to get your VEP? We went through the entire process so you can have this handy guide here!

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Dont they do a trial first or something? One month trial, two months trial.....Just implement w/o doing a test? So confident?

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