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Rand eating away at April's expected petrol price drop - AA

2017-03-28 13:16

Fuel prices for April are expected to be lower than in March, even accounting for the rise in fuel taxes which takes effect at month-end, says the Automobile Association.

Fuel breather for motorists as oil sinks, rand firms - AA

2017-02-24 10:30

Rand strength, and a retreat of international petroleum prices, have combined to produce a surprise drop in fuel prices at the end of February, according to the AA.

#Budget2017: SA fuel levy hike - here's how it will affect you

2017-02-23 10:23

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has announced fuel levy hikes in his Budget Speech. The Automobile Association believes the increases are 'cause for great concern'.

#Budget2017: Naamsa responds to Gordhan's speech

2017-02-22 17:09

'Naamsa would have preferred to have seen more emphasis on a number of priorities including the imperative of cuts in government expenditure,' says the organisation's president Mike Whitfield.

Significant knock-on effect if fuel levy is increased in Budget 2017 - expert

2017-02-08 21:01

An anticipated increase in the fuel levy in Budget 2017 later this month will have a significant knock-on effect, warns the head of Investec Import Solutions.

Fuel price could go up by close to R1 per litre

2015-02-26 17:17

The good days of a very low petrol price and the boost to the economy are over, although the lower oil price will still help SA's current account, says an economist.

No to fuel levy replacing Gauteng e-tolls

2014-09-21 15:13

Gauteng's e-tolls will not be replaced with a fuel levy after the country's other eight provinces overwhelmingly rejected this idea.

RFA bemoans fuel increase, carbon tax

2013-03-06 11:38

The announcement of a fuel hike and a carbon tax will affect business, the Road Freight Association says.

AA welcomes fuel levy tolling proposal

2012-06-27 10:29

The Automobile Association has voiced approval for the ANC's decision to consider using the fuel levy as an interim measure to pay for infrastructure upgrades.

Court case filed against Gauteng tolls

2012-03-23 15:08

A group opposing the tolling of Gauteng's freeways has lodged a court application to stop the tolls becoming operational.

 

Slight drop in petrol price

2017-02-24 14:08

The Department of Energy has announced that the pump price of both grades of petrol will decrease from next Wednesday.

Call for SA to review fuel and RAF levies

2017-02-24 06:00

Motorists remain easy targets for revenue collection although many are suffering as a result of increases to the fuel price, says the Automobile Association.

#Budget2017: Fuel levy likely to impact SMEs, retail most

2017-02-22 22:26

The biggest impact in Budget 2017 is the fuel levy, which has a huge knock on effect, according to the CEO of a company providing working capital to businesses.

Fuel levy hike might affect other prices too

2017-02-22 14:52

The hike in the general fuel levy and the RAF levy, effective 5 April 2017, will probably have an inflationary impact right through the South African economy.

Matthew Lester: RAF, levies, ambulance chasers and the never-ending drunk cycle

2015-03-08 20:52

We need to find a solution because next year there won’t be room in the fuel price for another 50 cents RAF levy, says Matthew Lester.

Motorists to cough up R17bn extra as Nene milks fuel levy

2015-02-26 06:43

After a hefty 80.5c a litre, South Africa’s tax take from the pump price of petrol and diesel jumps into line with that of First World countries at 41%.

Business should not absorb e-toll costs - Busa

2014-08-29 18:41

Business does not support the view that it should absorb the cost of e-tolling, says Business Unity SA.

Gordhan explains petrol price increase

2013-02-28 08:21

The high price of oil and the weaker rand have contributed to the higher cost of fuel, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says.

E-tolls best option for R20bn roads bill

2012-04-25 17:01

Deputy Transport Minister Jeremy Cronin says e-tolls in Gauteng are the only viable way to pay for the cost of improving the province's highways.

Gordhan: Levy can't cover roads build

2012-03-13 17:46

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says if the fuel levy is reserved for road construction, it will need a tax hike of R1 per litre to cover construction costs.

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