Petrol price: No honeymoon for consumers

2015-05-01 19:30

There is no reprieve for consumers about the unchanged fuel price as they are already struggling to make ends meet amid mounting consumer debt.

Massive petrol price hike for motorists

2015-03-27 15:23

Petrol will go up by up to R1.62 a litre next Wednesday, the Department of Energy has announced.

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%.

Algeria aims to double diesel, petrol output

2015-02-17 12:00

Algeria plans to double its petrol and diesel output when three new oil refineries start production in 2018, says the head of refining department at Sonatrach.

Petrol will now cost less than R10 in coastal areas

2015-01-30 15:10

The retail prices of both grades of petrol will drop by 93c a litre next Wednesday, the department of energy announced.

Thoughts on the oil drop

2015-01-19 12:07

It will take time for the market to adjust to the new reality, says Jac Laubscher.

US inflation drops as petrol prices plummet

2015-01-16 20:00

Consumer prices have fallen in December in the US by a seasonally adjusted 0.4% as the falling oil price continued to send the cost of petrol plummeting.

Record 127c drop in petrol price

2015-01-02 15:33

The 95 petrol price will drop by R1.23 a litre and the 93 petrol price will drop by R1.27 a litre on Wednesday.

Petrol price scrapes new lows

2014-11-30 15:45

Petrol is at its cheapest level for the year after the latest drop reversed all gains for 2014 and an economist is seeing a further decline in the new year.

Petrol price drop a relief for consumers

2014-10-31 22:34

The decrease in the prices of petrol and diesel will bring some respite to deeply indebted consumers, according to Debt Rescue CEO Neil Roets.


No change in petrol, dip in other fuel prices

2015-04-30 16:14

The Department of Energy has announced that the petrol price will remain the same, while the price of diesel and other fuels will come down.

Petrol price hike at midnight

2015-03-03 17:26

Motorists should get to their nearest petrol stations before midnight if they want to save some cash at the pumps.

Increase in fuel price concerning - Absa

2015-02-25 16:06

The proposed 80.5c/litre increase in the fuel price levies from April 1, combined with the expected 90c/litre price increase in March, is concerning, Absa says.

Low oil prices helping reduce food prices

2015-02-06 10:00

The sharp drop in the cost of oil is not only helping people fill their petrol tanks but their stomachs as well by reducing food prices.

Pakistan: Petrol shortage causes outrage

2015-01-19 17:00

Pakistan's government has promised the crisis that has led to long queues outside petrol stations would be solved within a week, following public anger.

Zim puts ceiling on petrol prices

2015-01-19 10:48

The Zimbabwean government has put a ceiling on the retail price of fuel following the drop in international fuel prices

UK petrol prices drop to 5-year low

2015-01-06 15:04

British petrol prices have fallen to the lowest level for five years, data published by the government show, reflecting the steep decline in crude oil prices.


Fin24 tracks the fluctuation of prices for inland and coastal unleaded petrol prices, revealing how this Christmas will be a good one for consumers.

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Big petrol price drop

2014-11-28 14:01

Motorists will be getting a huge petrol price breather from next Wednesday.

Petrol price bonus for motorists

2014-10-31 15:46

Motorists will be getting relief at the pumps as the price of all grades of petrol and diesel will be cheaper.

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