Microsoft Malaysia has announced that customers who purchase the Office 2010 retail package version from now till 30 April 2013 will be able to upgrade to the new Office for FREE. The new Office is planned to release in the first quarter of 2013.
To qualify for the free MS Office upgrade, customers must purchase, install and activate the retail package version of Office 2010 or Office for Mac 2011. Then, sign up for email reminder at http://www.office.com/offer to be notified when the new Office version is available and return to the site to download their free copy. An Office Product Key validation is required to redeem the free upgrade offer.
At the same time, Office 2013, Exchange 2013, Lync 2013, SharePoint 2013, Project 2013 and Visio 2013 are now available to commercial customers via Microsoft Volume Licensing.
Want to try the new Microsoft Office right now? You can download the Customer Preview version at http://www.office.com/preview.
(source: press release)