Double blow for petrol price

2016-05-20 12:58

Motorists have been fortunate in 2016 so far, with lower oil prices buffering a weak rand, but now both will have an impact on the petrol price, cautions the AA.

Brace for another petrol price hike

2016-04-18 12:34

Motorists can likely expect another petrol price increase, following a bumper hike last month, according to the Automobile Association.

Angry motorists queue for fuel across Nigeria

2016-04-05 17:54

Motorists queued overnight at petrol stations across Nigeria as the worst fuel shortages for years hit the country.

Petrol price could drop by 22c a litre

2015-10-29 11:53

Motorists can expect relief of up to 22 cents a litre at petrol pumps next month, thanks to a drop in global oil prices in October, says the AA.

Buhari lays down the law

2015-10-08 14:20

Nigerian President Buhari's anti-corruption crusade continues with the arrest of former petroleum resources minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, for allegations of money laundering and bribery.

Cees Bruggemans: No relief – Global events point to an even weaker Rand

2015-09-04 14:19

A global slowdown points to a weaker rand, which means we may have seen the last of petrol price relief, says Cees Bruggemans.

Fuel shortage exclusive to Gauteng

2015-08-11 17:27

Petrol stations in Gauteng will continue to run dry while the rest of the country remains unaffected, the Fuel Retailers Association says.

Expect big petrol price hike - AA

2015-06-25 13:37

South African motorists could be in for a shock at the petrol pumps in July because of the weak rand, the Automobile Association warns.

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.


Nigeria hikes petrol price over foreign exchange shortage

2016-05-12 15:45

Nigeria has hiked the price of petrol after months of fuel shortages caused by a foreign exchange shortage left Africa's biggest economy running on fumes.

Tycoon behind Zim ethanol firm named in Panama Papers

2016-04-05 18:48

A wealthy businessman who is the driving force behind the plant producing the ethanol all petrol in Zimbabwe must be blended with, has been named in the Panama Papers.

Weak oil may save SA motorists pain at the pumps

2015-12-15 20:08

Despite the rand rout in the wake of President Jacob Zuma's finance minister blunder, SA motorists could be spared major pain at the pumps at the end of the month.

SA looks to buy Iraqi crude to boost supply security

2015-10-16 12:51

SA is seeking to import 24 million barrels of oil a year from Iraq to boost its reserves in what would be South Africa's first crude imports from Baghdad for more than a decade.

Engen expands in Mozambique

2015-09-21 17:52

Engen is continuing its aggressive retail expansion in Mozambique, with plans for three service stations in the near future.

Matthew Lester: Since 2009 – Anything with a plug will make you broke

2015-08-28 16:13

Tax expert Matthew Lester weighs up the costs of oil and electricity, plotting them against inflation. He makes some interesting findings.

Fuel demand stabilises in the US: Kemp

2015-06-26 17:00

The initial consumption stimulus from lower oil prices may be fading, at least in the United States, according to the latest round of official data.

Refineries back in operation after shutdown

2015-06-11 12:49

Liquid petroleum gas suppliers will soon be back in business after an interruption in supply left them and their customers without stock.

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.

How to save petrol in GIFs

2015-03-24 15:04

So the price of petrol might go up AGAIN. But we've got a few handy hints to help you save your bank balance.

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