Weak rand spoils petrol party for motorists

2015-11-17 13:33

The weak rand is gobbling up the benefits of cheaper oil prices and motorists will probably have to pay more for petrol in December, says the Automobile Association.

Petrol price movement mixed

2015-10-02 18:42

The price of 93 grade petrol will come down, while that of 95 grade will go up from next Wednesday.

More relief for motorists

2015-08-28 14:15

The petrol price will go down by 69 cents a litre next week, after last month's 51c decrease, bringing much-needed relief to South African motorists.

Motorists can expect more petrol price relief

2015-08-17 15:40

Another significant fuel price drop could be on the cards in September, with the rand/dollar exchange rate limiting the decrease, says the AA.

Anticipated fuel price drop could be short-lived

2015-07-31 13:37

If the rand keeps trading at its current level, motorists could be looking at a substantial fuel price hike next month, cautions a debt expert.

Exchange rate could trip up fuel price drop - AA

2015-07-15 15:03

Although current data is predicting a drop in fuel prices in July, the Automobile Association has advised against premature celebrations.

Consumers pushed to knife's edge

2015-06-30 14:55

Consumers are about to be hit by various increases, pushing them more and more towards the edge of what they can bear financially, warns a debt expert.

Fill up before massive fuel price increase hits

2015-03-31 18:25

Motorists are reminded of their last chance to fill up before a huge fuel price increase comes into effect.

Electricity and petrol price increase no April Fool's joke

2015-03-23 08:02

It won’t be an April Fool’s day joke next month when both petrol and electricity tariffs go up, directly affecting consumers' pockets.

Petrol price could go up by R2 in April

2015-03-17 15:10

The single largest monthly fuel price hike on in-house records could reverse the reprieve consumers have felt in recent months, warn economists.


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.

Rand hammers fuel price – AA

2015-09-16 16:37

The weak rand has erased a potential drop in the local petrol price of 30 to 37 cents a litre, claims the Automobile Association.

Huge petrol price drop ahead despite rand spoiler

2015-08-28 10:46

The petrol price could drop by between 71 and 77 cents a litre next week, but the decrease could have been 25c/litre more had the rand remained stable, says the AA.

Kevin Lings: Further fuel price cuts a possibility in September

2015-08-03 11:43

Economist Kevin Lings says that at this stage there is a strong case for another petrol price drop in September - a point sure to pique consumer interest.

Big petrol price drop on the cards

2015-07-29 11:25

There might be good news for motorists at petrol pumps in August, says the Automobile Association of SA.

Mailbox: Not just Eskom – worry about the monthly fuel revisions

2015-07-01 15:57

Far too little attention has been paid to yet another petrol price hike at a time of a global glut of oil and gas products, says a biznews community member.

Modest fuel price relief could be on cards - AA

2015-04-19 09:37

Motorists can be cautiously optimistic about a slight drop in petrol prices in May, according to the Automobile Association

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.

Electricity and petrol price increase no April Fool's joke

2015-03-22 13:00

It won’t be an April Fool’s day joke next month when both petrol and electricity tariffs go up, directly affecting consumers' pockets.

Petrol price hike puts a pinch on pockets

2015-02-27 20:14

The price of all grades of petrol will increase following months of relief at the pumps for motorists.

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