ARTICLES RELATING TO PETROL

Petrol strike ends as union signs new pay offer

2016-08-17 18:07

Striking workers in the petroleum industry agreed to a new two-year wage deal, ending a three-week strike that caused supply disruptions in parts of Gauteng.

Union lambastes contractors as petrol strike drags on

2016-08-08 11:28

Independent contractors delivering fuel to petrol stations to prevent them from running dry could be paid thousands of rands, according to union Ceppwawu.

More empty tanks in Gauteng as union set to meet petrol body

2016-08-05 06:00

A long-awaited meeting will take place on Friday that will kick-start talks to end the petrol strike, which will allow petrol stations in Gauteng to restock its empty tanks.

Petrol strike: Engen activates contingency plans

2016-08-01 20:07

Engen says it has put measures in place to ease the impact of a fuel strike after motorists wanting to fill up their tanks were turned away from service stations.

Gauteng garages run dry as intimidation shuts down Pretoria depot

2016-08-01 12:35

Intimidation by striking union members at a major petrol hub in Pretoria has brought the depot to a standstill, which has resulted in petrol stations running dry in Gauteng.

Petrol could fall by R1/litre - AA

2016-07-29 12:47

Motorists could see a drop in the petrol price by up to R1 a litre as the rand continued its robust run against dollar, according to the Automobile Association.

Petrol strike has not stopped operations at SA's largest oil refinery

2016-07-28 11:20

UPDATE: South Africa's largest oil refinery has not stopped operations due to a strike over wages, contradicting an earlier union claim.

Fill up as strike action due to start - AA

2016-07-27 15:47

An industrial action by CEPPAWU has been scheduled and the Automobile Association advises motorists of the possible impact.

Motorists in for massive petrol price drop - AA

2016-07-15 13:26

SA is set for a huge drop at the pumps next month as the country reaps the benefit of the weak oil price and the firmer rand in the face of Brexit, says the AA.

Another petrol price blow for motorists

2016-07-03 16:11

The department of energy is urging motorists to use fuel efficiently as it announced a hike in petrol and diesel prices.

 

More petrol price relief on cards for motorists

2016-08-15 13:26

The price of fuel could be significantly cheaper in September, owing to the strengthening of the rand, says the Automobile Association.

No end in sight for petrol strike

2016-08-05 16:33

Unions and employers could not reach an agreement to end a week-long strike that has resulted in a number of fuel stations across Gauteng running dry.

Rush on pumps despite 99c/l petrol breather at midnight

2016-08-02 18:11

Motorists running on empty in Gauteng are scoffing at the savings they could make by waiting until midnight on Tuesday, as they fear being without any petrol at all.

Petrol strike: Refineries operational but pumps running dry

2016-08-01 14:24

While production at SA's oil refineries have continued despite an indefinite strike, motorists are battling to find petrol at some filling stations around the country.

Petrol pump chaos dampens 99c fuel price relief

2016-08-01 12:04

South Africans eager to pay just under R1 less for petrol on Wednesday might find they are unable to buy any petrol at all due to an industry-related strike.

Petrol pumps could run dry in 3 days, warns union

2016-07-28 14:28

At least 20 000 South African petroleum industry workers have downed tools, with the union warning that pumps at filling stations could run dry in about three days.

Gasoline glut worries hit US oil prices

2016-07-27 18:50

Oil prices in New York have dipped but have edged up in London as lofty levels of product supplies again pressured the market.

Renault expands Kadjar range: New diesel, autos

2016-07-22 10:04

Renault has added a new diesel engine and automatic gearbox to its Kadjar range. Here's what you can expect from the new additions.

18 petrol saving tips to help slash your fuel bill

2016-07-04 21:13

Motorists have endured a series of fuel price hikes since the year started. Here are some fuel saving tips from Fin24 users.

Petrol price likely to rise again - AA

2016-07-01 17:00

The price of petrol and diesel will likely increase yet again after a turbulent period on world markets in the wake of the United Kingdom's referendum.

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