Cool!! Microsoft is unlocking Gold (4-6 Oct) this weekend for Malaysia as well. Hopefully we have the option to upgrade soon.
Quoted from the link above:
"We’re unlocking Xbox Live Gold this weekend in the regions below, which means the entire catalog of entertainment experiences and apps as well as multiplayer gaming are available to anyone and everyone on Xbox 360 for free* from Oct. 4 – 6.
Regions include: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Portugal, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vietnam"